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Arabic, Cafe
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Vegetarian Friendly
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All reviews strawberry tart cakes and pastries hummus home made cakes delicious coffee syrian breakfast filled rolls staff are incredibly friendly delightful cafe wonderful addition fantastic cakes proper coffee port of call take away new venture lovely atmosphere prices are very reasonable
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for coffee and cake and weren’t disappointed. Lovely choice of cakes and really good friendly service. Two minutes from the ferry, perfect!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank AnnieFJames
Reviewed 1 week ago

You always receive a warm welcome. All foods are homemade and soooo fresh! Their Syrian breakfast worth a try!! My favourite is still the strawberry tart. Lentil soup delicious too!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Irma93
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice friendly wee Syrian bakery Got a couple of cakes to have with our picnic at Mount Stuart baklava highly recommended - not sickly or greasy like some can be. Excellent all round, certainly will be back next time in Rothesay!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Stuart M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Syrian run place with good food. Limited choices but well made and served in a friendly atmosphere. Worth a visit.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dotgordon1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having read the reviews I popped in for some cakes to go with afternoon coffee. Fabulous selection and yes, the baklava was perfect. Eaten it all over the world and it was first class. Definitely worth a visit for that alone.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Sue P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quite apart from being an outstanding achievement by a Syrian refugee family, Helmi’s is a terrific cafe/restaurant/bakery. It’s bread, cakes, breakfasts etc are all top drawer; so too its coffee....and charm. And being apple pie fanatics we bought a couple of Helmi’s specialities to take...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in the this cafe yesterday, to buy some takeaway cakes. All 3 of the cakes were huge and definitely up there, with some of the best cakes I have eaten. We also decided to try some baklava, and are now heading back to...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Carrie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love Helmi's they are so friendly and their cakes are amazing, had my Birthday treat there, so lovely

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lovely cafe with great service, delicious food at super prices! Def worth a visit :) Super strawberry tarts!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lmack992
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This enterprise set up by Syrian refugees is well worth a visit. Excellent pastries and coffee and the Syrian breakfast is delicious and not to be missed - makes a very nice lunch, in fact. Five stars without a doubt.

Date of visit: March 2019
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