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Aroma Cafe

The Perfume Studio, Mellon Charles IV22 2JL, Scotland
+44 1445 731618
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“panini” (7 reviews)
“cakes” (11 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
British, Scottish, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
The Perfume Studio, Mellon Charles IV22 2JL, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a real find, literally at the end of the road. The weather last week was distinctly mixed but the views from the cafe were still impressive and awe-inspiring. We found Aroma Cafe on our last day and we both wished we had visited...More

Thank d0ff0
k80H, Owner at Aroma Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

dOff0 - thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased that you found us - even if it was on the last day of your holiday - and we hope that if you return to beautiful Wester Ross, that we can welcome you back...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The situation and the views are lovely but we were disappointed by the quality of the v weak cappuccinos and the cheese scones, mine had the texture of a washing cloth and not much flavour. Didn’t dare complain as the lady who served us was...More

Thank fiona20000
k80H, Owner at Aroma Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

fiona2000 - thank you for your kind comments about our location. I apologise that you didn't enjoy your coffee or your scone and as you can see from other reviews, this is not the norm for us. We serve a single shot coffee as it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

When visiting the Russian Artic Convoy Museum we asked about where to eat. They recommended here which due its location may not have made the effort. On hindsight it was not far from Aultbea and well worth it. We had soup and cake and were...More

Thank Malcolm M
k80H, Owner at Aroma Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Malcolm M - thank you for visiting us after your time at the Arctic Convoy Museum which is, itself, an amazing catalogue of the history of Loch Ewe during the Second World War. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time in the Aultbea area...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly warm atmosphere. Lovely cakes, ice cream etc. Super shop with many perfumed goods, candles, soaps, gifts.

Thank Oldies
k80H, Owner at Aroma Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Oldies - thank you for visiting us at the Perfume Studio and for taking the time to write such a positive review. We really appreciate it and hope to welcome you again next time you visit the area. Kind regards - Katie Hollister

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for lunch on the last day of our holiday. Have been once before. Café is lovely. Food great and reasonably priced and the view is also lovely. Highly recommended.More

Thank Christine R
k80H, Owner at Aroma Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Christine R - thank you for this lovely review - is is much appreciated, as is your visit. From your other reviews of the are, it would appear you had a lovely holiday! We hope to welcome you again when you next visit. Kind regards...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife saw an advert for this place in a highland tour guide and was determined to visit. We were en route to Gairloch and made the slight detour. It was well worth it. The location is wonderful. The food was also very good. Both...More

Thank ManjUtd
k80H, Owner at Aroma Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

ManjUtd- thank you making the detour on your holiday to visit us. We really appreciate your visit and thank you for taking the time to write us such a positive review. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip. Kind regards - Katie Hollister

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of my favourite bike run destinations. Motorbike run, that is. After about 2 hours riding into a very cold wind with slight rain thrown in, I was really looking forward to reaching this cafe. Soup of the day - cream of cauliflower. Delicious! Can't...More

Thank Chris W
k80H, Owner at Aroma Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Chris W - thank you for your lovely review of our establishment, food and our wonderful staff. It gives the whole team such a boost at this late stage of a really busy season to receive such positive feedback and I am so grateful to...More

Reviewed August 10, 2018

What a great little find. We found it quite by accident. But what a find. Great home made food and very nice staff.More

Thank paulnicholls999
k80H, Owner at Aroma Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

paulnicholls999 - thank you for taking the time to post this positive review and we are really pleased that you found us! I hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay in Wester Ross. We hope to welcome you again next time you are in...More

Reviewed July 30, 2018

This cafe is fresh, clean and has a beautiful setting with views out to the water where I watched seals popping up and down. Seating inside and out. Staff were very pleasant, menu caters for vegetarians I would of liked to of seen a bit...More

Thank Menumoaner
k80H, Owner at Aroma Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Menumoaner - thank you for visiting us at the Perfume Studio and for your positive review of our location and staff. Interestingly, we have tried bacon rolls in the past but there was not really much of an up-take, so we have concentrated on local...More

Reviewed July 2, 2018

This was a surprise to find such a nice place seemingly at the end of the world ;-). Very nice shop, very nice coffee shop!

Thank Petra Martina K
k80H, Owner at Aroma Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2018

Petra Martina K - thank you for visiting us on your holiday and for this lovely review. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit to this beautiful area. Kind regards - Katie Hollister

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Perfume Studio, Mellon Charles IV22 2JL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Mellon Charles
  • Phone Number: +44 1445 731618
Description
The Aroma Cafe is part of The Perfume Studio in Mellon Charles. 85% + of our menu is made-up of locally sourced Scottish produce and our baking is all done in-house. The Cafe adjoins the Perfume Studio, a 5* Visit Scotland attraction, where we make, on site, soaps, body washes, cremes and perfumes. We also have a gift shop and a photography studio, the Image Studio, where professional residential photography workshops take place during the winter months. PLEASE NOTE THAT ALTHOUGH THE PERFUME STUDIO IS OPEN FROM TUESDAY TO SUNDAY UNTIL 5PM, LAST ORDERS IN THE CAFE ARE AT 4.30PM
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