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Pende Cafe

19 Market Place, Arbroath DD11 1HR, Scotland
+44 1241 433700
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (18 reviews)
“paninis” (4 reviews)
“homemade soup” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
19 Market Place, Arbroath DD11 1HR, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Located in a wee square, just of Arbroath High Street, the Pende is a lovely coffee shop with good coffee and cakes at reasonable prices. We were served richly flavoured, hot coffee and enjoyed delicious apple tarts. The staff were welcoming, friendly and efficient. What...More

1  Thank jamcl
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We went in hear for brunch on spec on our way to the abbey and were more than pleased. We were very pleasantly surprised by the friendliness of the welcome, the prompt and efficient service, the tasty food and the modest prices. This is a...More

1  Thank jon0269
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch lots of choice great homely feel , good homemade food , bugers are always cooked to perfection would definetly recommend this if passing through or staying in arbroath , highly recommend

1  Thank Diane M
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Popped in for lunch and had the homemade soup. It was absolutely fabulous. Also had the half sandwich. Great value for money.

1  Thank Diane M
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Award winning eatery; lovely home made food (chicken mayo sandwiches are amazing); very accommodating when it comes to dietary needs; polite, friendly and helpful staff. Queuing is sometimes necessary at peak times cos it's so popular, but well worth the wait

2  Thank Lynda W
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Visited on bicycle yesterday for coffee and cake/scone. My wife had a lemon and orange scone which she thoroughly enjoyed and I had a gluten free oaty bar that was delicious.

2  Thank JCBC3
Reviewed 25 July 2017

we were cycling along the coastal path yesterday and got talking to a walker who was coming from the Arbroath direction. We don't know Arbroath so asked if he knew somewhere nice to go for lunch. He recommended this great cafe and I'm glad he...More

2  Thank dandlharrison
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Good value for money especially pensioners menu which is varied and tasty coffee very nice main menu good as well

2  Thank jenjen5892
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We had lunch twice in this cafe the staff are very obliging and the food is excellent and very reasonably priced , well worth a visit we shall return without a doubt

2  Thank KelsoDougie
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a lunch, great choice, helpful staff at a very reasonable price. We had the haddock, picked the small portion got it wrong! Should have had the full meal fish was delicious, haddock landed in Arbroath so tasted very fresh. Cafe very busy...More

1  Thank romeo4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Market Place, Arbroath DD11 1HR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Angus  >  Arbroath
  • Phone Number: +44 1241 433700
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