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Glenbarr, Tarbert PA29 6UT, Scotland
441583421200
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Argyll And Bute, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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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 

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2 Thank Margaret C
jasper
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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 

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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 

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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

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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.

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1 Thank Kathleen M
Aberdeen
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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 

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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.

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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.

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3 Thank watsokd
London
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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 

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1 Thank Paul S
Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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255 reviews
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 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, Vegetarian, Soups
Meals
Lunch
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?