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Musicker Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Musicker is a cafe/music retailer/bookshop set up in 2002 by Sue & John Dennis, to serve good coffee for the palate and good music for the ear. In the cafe we also stock music tablature, music CD's Canongate books and, of course, coffee, italian cakes and wonderful toasted paninis. We now make delicious and original soups and sandwiches, too.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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All reviews marmalade cakes soup haggis for sale vegan options lovely coffee music section excellent music stilton sandwich great vegetarian opposite the castle name suggests great atmosphere meet friends polite service coffee break
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called in, straight off the ferry, for some lunch. Just me and the mini me’s, two teenagers found food they would eat and the beans on toast for the fussy five year old was just lovely. Nice touch of small lots of crisps to...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank AnnieFJames
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food, lovely staff so helpful. Plenty vegan options, and the sheese (Vegan cheese) made on the Isle of bute can be purchased from here too. Both soup and sandwich were lovely. Thank you

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

Good food, friendly staff and all vegetarian based food. Can recommend the bacon and stilton sandwich or the haggis and cranberry

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Scotty1357
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Lovely food and so friendly people . It was a warm welcome and such lovely food . The pleasant people make the food with affection . Impressed

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SheelaA38
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

A great vegetarian/vegan cafe. Lovely coffee. I had a hot cheese & herb scone. The rest of the party had various other snacks and were pleased with them. Busy but well worth it.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ralphc21
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Look what I found in musicker cafe a lovely warm healthy drink. Nice to try new things busy busy wee cafe. Very friendly ...

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Doreen B
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We visited twice during a weekend trip. The cafe is inviting, and the staff are friendly. We had lunch including a dessert and coffee on both occassions. Our first coffee was better than that served by most coffee shops. On our second visit, we had...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Maryellenjune
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

A warm, friendly welcome, relaxed atmosphere, reasonably priced and fantastic choices for those with dietary restrictions. We’ll definitely be back!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LauraK3300
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

The gluten free vegatarian options were amazing. Delicious food and coffee. Warm and friendly service. And very reasonable costs.Thank you.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SuzK65
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

I can highly recommend the bacon and Stilton sandwich and the coffee is excellent too . Just a little tight for space or it would have been a 5 out of 5 score

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Crombie18
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Amelia H
August 16, 2017|
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Response from l-touring | Reviewed this property |
No, Musicker has decided not to offer WiFi. The owner has considered it on a few occasions but has decided that he prefers not to. He would like to engender an atmosphere of conversation and conviviality and feels that... More
Marie W
February 6, 2017|
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