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Glenbarr, Tarbert PA29 6UT, Scotland
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Argyll And Bute, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Invited out for the day with family and as I'd never been to Glenbarr Shop/Garden Centre it was suggested to stop for lunch - best decision. Deceiving from the front but once you walk through the shop, it opens up to a beautiful a lovely garden centre with fantastic cafe. Very bright, clean and spacious. There we tables and chairs... More 

2 Thank Margaret C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

The new owners of Glenbarr Nursery/coffee shop have refreshed the cafe with a choice of traditional tables and comfy sofas, new art work and a great selection of baking and light meals. The new management gave us a warm welcome and have clearly put a great deal of effort into the cafe, nursery and shop. Definitely worth a visit and... More 

2 Thank weareonholiday
Tarbert, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

Glenbarr shop, cafe and garden centre are now under new ownership. The staff are so friendly and helpful and the food is excellent. I recommend the home-made soup with cheese scone. And the home-baked cake is yummy - so many choices too. The atmosphere is warm and friendly, with full capacity on a nasty wet Sunday at lunch time. I'm... More 

2 Thank jenny C
Walsall, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

Warm welcome very friendly I would recommend. Food fresh and tasty. All made welcome from new born to the old alike

1 Thank Jason W
Scotland, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Have visited the Kintyre area for a few years & eventually found this little treasure. We always have a light lunch when here & we are never disappointed.I enjoy the soup & sandwich combo. The soups are truly scrummy.... The service is excellent & the staff are friendly. I would highly recommend a visit here.

1 Thank Kathleen M
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39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

Enjoyed a delicious light lunch here. Soup & sandwich combo and toastie with salad & crisps all fresh & tasty. Wish we had room for a cake! Lady who served us could have been friendlier but her service was efficient. This place is closing for the season soon - although the adjoining shop is to remain open - until Spring.... More 

Thank Elliemel
Limassol, Cyprus
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Unfriendly Po-faced staff ruined our visit! Whatever happend to the "customer is alaways right" ?? The folk that run this place seem to do so at their own convienience - rude & unwelcoming.

Thank Limassol C
Campbeltown, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Coffee shop through back of general shop and part of the Glenbarr Garden Centre. Good food and selection of homemade cakes . Worth a visit either heading to Campbeltown or on way back up from Campbeltown. Good garden centre.

3 Thank watsokd
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Ideally placed on the road to Campbeltown and situated on a small loop off the main road; we stopped to check it out after seeing a sign on the main road. What we found was a delightful tea room, bright and clean, which served some first class home made food including vegetarian options. Very good tea and coffee (including decaf).... More 

1 Thank Paul S
Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013 via mobile

On staying in Campbeltown, we had a ride out to Glenbarr, and stopped at the nursery/cafe. Although off the beaten track, worth a visit. The menu is limited, but the cakes etc are all home made and generous portions. It is not expensive and well worth a visit. The nursery looks rather tired, and flowers and plants in the greenhouse... More 

Thank wonderfree41

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cafe, Vegetarian, Soups
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Glenbarr, Tarbert PA29 6UT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Kintyre Peninsula  >  Tarbert
  • Phone Number: 441583421200

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