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First Fruits Tearoom

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Cafe, British, Scottish
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Pier Road Cottage, Tarbert HS3 3DJ, Scotland
+44 1859 502439
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Isle of Harris, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

This first fruit tearoom is the perfect place to walk into in Harris,you are made very welcome by the staff who are always to hand to find you a seat if really busy at least they tell you in a very pleasant manor,food is lovely anything you ask for that you don't see on menu the staff will always do... More 

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Stockport
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Visited here for lunch. Lovely food, excellent service. Very attentive waiter who was able to assist with gluten free choices.

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Thank Valerie B
Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

This excellent tearoom was recommended by friends and had the best carrot cake I have ever eaten as well as good coffe and hot chocolate. Staff very interesting and knowlegable

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Thank Patricia W
Epsom, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

Had lunch here passing though Tarbert and also had breakfast waiting for the ferry. A very nice little café run by great people (Steve especially is a character). Great coffee, great food, nice to sit outside in good weather and people watch. Cannot recommend enough.

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Thank Tripp H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

Took shelter in this coffee shop in wild weather on a visit to Tarbert. Both the coffee & the sandwich were really good & the staff were very friendly. The cakes looked very tempting but as I am diabetic the sandwich was a more sensible option. A nice weekend coffee shop & will call in again when in the area.

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Thank Marina A
East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

A very nice place where I spent at least an hour having a lunch. Food was really good, as was the service. There was wifi too. Toilets were cold, though, and was a bit cramped when I was hoping to enjoy my lunch as other customers kept on getting moved to my table.

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Thank Andrew M
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

We went to First Fruits Tearoom several times during our stay on the Isle of Harris during September 2016. Food was excellent, price was very reasonable and service was second to none. The lovely staff there were extremely polite, friendly and made us very welcome each time. Thanks guys!

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Thank Steve M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

This little cafe' has outdoor seating and an incredibly cosy indoor room. The coffee is among the best I've ever tasted outside Italy, the tea and scones are delicious too. I didn't try their cooked breakfast but it looks really nice. Everything neat and tidy, toilets very clean, prices moderate. I'd recommend this place to anyone!

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Thank Joanna V
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

This is the first place we visit on leaving the ferry & the last place before catching the ferry back to Skye. They do a great breakfast and service is really friendly & welcoming.

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Thank RealBigCol
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

A very friendly atmosphere ...the food is freshly made and hot, some lovely home made baking....looking for a coffee or something to eat this is the place....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pier Road Cottage, Tarbert HS3 3DJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Outer Hebrides  >  Lewis and Harris  >  Isle of Harris  >  Tarbert
  • Phone Number: +44 1859 502439

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?