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Harry Gow Bakery - Tain

8 High Street, IV19 1AE, Scotland
+44 1862 892081
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
Travelers talk about
“cakes” (10 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
“wings” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
British, Scottish, Cafe
PRICE
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RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
8 High Street, IV19 1AE, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Never had such bad customer service in my life, I saw one of the staff sarcastically say “I love my job” whilst a customer was stood at the till. I asked for salad and coleslaw with my ciabatta and it turned out that it came...More

Thank Lauren H
Harry G, Manager at Harry Gow Bakery - Tain, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lauren I am very sorry that you did not have a positive experience in our Tain Cafe and Shop. I have discussed all the issues you have raised with our Tain Manager who has in turn highlighted to her team with a view to...More

Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Was very handy until my bank was shut as always good choice of buns cakes all snacks etc and choice of drinks good value quick service

Thank Dave B
Harry G, Public Relations Manager at Harry Gow Bakery - Tain, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Thanks for your review - delighted you enjoy our products and you feel you receive an efficient service. Hope to see you again soon 🙂🙂

Reviewed March 9, 2018

Only place open on a Wednesday afternoon for a coffee. Who actually shuts for half days this day and age.

Thank Michele P
Harry G, Public Relations Manager at Harry Gow Bakery - Tain, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Hi Michele, yes we are open 6 days Monday to Saturday. Thank you for calling into our shop and cafe and hope you enjoyed your Harry Gow experience.

Reviewed March 5, 2018

Can’t beat this bakery/ coffee shop for an in or out coffee plus cake or snack. It’s good stuff at very reasonable prices really nice. Why pay more than double for somewhere else when Harry Gows is just great.

Thank margaret h
Harry G, Public Relations Manager at Harry Gow Bakery - Tain, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Thank you Margaret so glad to hear you enjoy our products and coffee. Your review and rating are very much appreciated. 🙂🙂

Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

If you ever want fresh food and friendly service every time and all the time, this is where to go. The staff have always been polite and helpful, no matter how busy it is, and certain members of staff even give fantastic advice for what...More

1  Thank aveyflower
Harry G, Public Relations Manager at Harry Gow Bakery - Tain, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Thank you for your fantastic rating and review your comments are much appreciated by the HG Team. I will pass your message to the Tain Team.

Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Bought the most beautiful strawberry tarts to take to friends who had rented a cottage in Dornoch. For lunch they had provided various pies from Gow's bakery. Shepherd's mince pie, sausage rolls, steak pies and macaroni pies items I ate were delicious and I was...More

Thank gloriamain543
Harry G, Public Relations Manager at Harry Gow Bakery - Tain, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2017

Thank you for your lovely comment and rating. So delighted you enjoyed our products. Much appreciated by all at the HG Team.

Reviewed August 18, 2017

The overall rating would be much lower if it were not a sad fact that the hospitality industry in Scotland is lacking just that hospitality frankly! It should not matter if you are in an establishment just as it opens or just before it closes...More

2  Thank Camlew2014
Harry G, Public Relations Manager at Harry Gow Bakery - Tain, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback. You are absolutely right and on every occasion you should be met with friendly welcoming staff. I am sorry that you do not feel you have received this on your recent visit to one...More

Reviewed August 9, 2017

The cakes in this shop are to die for. We all love the Dream Rings. They are the family's favourite.

1  Thank Graham F
Harry G, Public Relations Manager at Harry Gow Bakery - Tain, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2017

Thank you for your great comment and rating. Delighted you enjoy the Dream Rings 🙂🙂

Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Went in with my daughter ordered chicken curry pie, fried egg roll after 15 mins daughter got her pie roasting on the outside cold in the middle,20 mins later my egg roll turned up with an apology of sorry, nearly 3 pound for something that...More

Thank hilloffear
HGBteam, Public Relations Manager at Harry Gow Bakery - Tain, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

Hi there, Thanks for getting in touch with your feedback, we are keen to hear from you as we strive to make improvements with a view to delivering the best products and service and all feedback is valued. I am pleased to say that our...More

Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

Grabbed a quick snack before a walk around the village, the staff were friendly!! I tried a hot curry pie and it was delish!! The cakes looked good too!!More

Thank Beggch0007
HGBteam, Public Relations Manager at Harry Gow Bakery - Tain, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2017

Hi there Thank you so much for your positive review it is always great to hear our customers are enjoying the produce. So glad your enjoyed our curry pie and cakes - I will certainly let the staff at our Tain Shop know you appreciated...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
British, Scottish, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 High Street, IV19 1AE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  Tain
  • Phone Number: +44 1862 892081
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