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Old Post Office Tea Room

Chapel of Garioch, Inverurie AB51 5HE, Scotland
+44 1467 681660
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
“ciabattas” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Chapel of Garioch, Inverurie AB51 5HE, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the mother in law out in the car and stopped here. Lovely home bakes and great service. What's not to like

Thank tufty1940
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on holiday looking for stone circles and Pictish carved stones and chanced upon this lovely cafe. We had tasty paninis and found ourselves powerless to resist the array of home cooked cakes, which were delicious. My husband was very happy with the coffee...More

Thank jacquirose99
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

What a fab little coffee shop! Coffee was delicious as were the home bakes. A brilliant place to stop after you have climbed Bennachie

Thank Lynne7654
Management response:Responded August 16, 2017

Thank you Lynne for taking the time to leave your lovely review. Glad you enjoyed your coffee and cake, especially after climbing Bennachie.

Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Been meaning to write this for ages but completely forgot which is nae so good. Back in May I was out for the morning on a pretty long cycle and I pass through the village on my way home to Inverurie. Due to having been...More

2  Thank Marty289
Management response:Responded August 1, 2017

Marty, thank you so much for the review of my Tearoom. It looks like it was a welcomed sight and a lucky find after a long cycle ride. We do pride our selves on a friendly welcome and we love to chat to the customers....More

Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Lovely quaint tearoom with inside and outside seating. Cakes were nice and plenty of choice. Dogs are allowed in the garden seating part too so good for a stop after Bennachie

Thank lauraandGavinH
Management response:Responded June 13, 2017

Thank you for leaving a review. Glad you enjoyed the garden with your dog.

Reviewed May 31, 2017

We have stopped at the Old Post Office several times now, either in passing while cycling or after a walk up Bennachie and always receive a warm and friendly welcome from the staff. The food is fresh and homemade and always washed down with some...More

Thank JACKD4444
Management response:Responded June 7, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our Tearoom. We always appreciate that you have noticed our friendly staff and have received a warm welcome. I hope that there will be many more sunny days for you to enjoy the garden. Good Tip about...More

Reviewed May 30, 2017

Planned a trip here for lunch on Saturday to take advantage of the weather as we knew they have outside tables, had a fantastic lunch in a lovely setting of this quaint little café Would highly recommend, menu has something for everyone, everything is sourced...More

Thank 32clc
Management response:Responded June 7, 2017

Thank you so much for the lovely review. The outside seating is very popular and a real sun trap. We try to use as many local producers as possible and use their products in our menu. It is greatly appreciated that you took the time...More

Reviewed May 30, 2017

The Old Post Office Tea Room is a regular haunt for me - whether I'm with friends or family. The welcome is always warm, the food is fab and the staff are friendly and efficient - regardless of whether you're there for a leisurely lunch...More

Thank GariochScotts
Management response:Responded June 7, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. We do pride ourselves on our friendly, warm atmosphere and it is good to hear we appeal to so many different types of customer. It is heart warming to see families,cyclists or walkers...More

Reviewed May 29, 2017

Stopped here about 10 days ago for scones and coffee on our way North. Two young girls took forever to prepare the coffees, chatting all the time to each other despite the fact I paid on placing my order because as explained we were in...More

Thank glebe15
Management response:Responded June 1, 2017

Firstly, thank you for bringing your concerns to my attention. My staff and I were saddened & disappointed to read your review. I will certainly look into what happened and find out if we have fallen short of our usual high standards on this occasion....More

Reviewed May 26, 2017

Had a lovely tea and coffee along with delicious cakes, in the charming garden of this quaint teashop. Will definitely return for a lunch

Thank Doreen B
Management response:Responded June 7, 2017

Firstly thank you for your lovely review. It is always a joy when the sun shines on our little garden. Glad you enjoyed it so much and that you will come back for lunch.

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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chapel of Garioch, Inverurie AB51 5HE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Inverurie  >  Chapel of Garioch
  • Phone Number: +44 1467 681660
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