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Castle Stalker View Cafe

Castle Stalker View Appin | Portnacroish, Appin PA38 4BL, Scotland
+44 1631 730444
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (55 reviews)
“apple pie” (15 reviews)
Open Now
9:30 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Castle Stalker View Appin | Portnacroish, Appin PA38 4BL, Scotland
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Visited this and whether it’s cooked food or the beautiful home baked cakes and barista style coffee you’re going to enjoy! Plus the staff are welcoming, attentive and very professional.

Thank Dougie H
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Id been here before 10 years ago and not much had changed (a good thing). Aside from stop-off location for Castle Stalker (which is the main reason for most folk id guess), its a great place for a coffee, a view and a piece of...More

Thank Munromartin
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We come to Oban every year - the same week every year, and a much anticipated highlight is the breakfast stack. Not this year. Even though I checked the menu on the website, you can only get breakfast sandwiches now. Seems strange that a higher...More

Thank Toni M
CastleStalker, Owner at Castle Stalker View Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Such a dismal review doesn't reflect the fact you came to our cafe three days in a row, but who are we to judge? And also visiting so many times in the past and "loving" it, why have you never posted a positive review? This...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

Stopped here by accident, had never heard of Castle Stalker but cafe looked interesting. Nice cafe, food good, had soup and sandwich, prices reasonable, service good. Husband had apple pie with cream and said it was excellent. Lots of customers had pie and ice cream...More

Thank JanokBritishColumbia
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I went here with my parents whilst on holiday. The cafe was clean and service was good, I don't have marshmallows on my hot chocolate and they were obliging and left off the marshmallows but on request gave my marshmallows in a separate bowl to...More

Thank samroz3
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Had breakfast here twice while staying in self-catering accommodation in the area. Bright, airy cafe with good views of the castle and the water. Homemade food served hot and tasty. Good coffee. Interesting finds in the adjoining gift shop. You can walk through the parking...More

Thank Vacationbug87
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Visited last week. Lovely food in a beautiful setting. Staff helpful. Soup was great. Nice place for lunch

Thank Lindacor51
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

First class food, service, views and facility. Really enjoyed our lunch and glad we came across it on our travels. A credit to the owners and staff.

Thank Jacqueline F
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We didn't eat at the cafe, but we did shop at the gift shop. The cafe has toilet facilities (if needed). They served coffee, teas, etc, and a a variety of foods to eat. Everything is clean, there are tables inside with wonderful views, and...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Good food and choice on menu. Staff weren't over friendly- could of made an effort with customer interaction more- spent a lot of time in kitchen chatting. Views lovely from café- would be nice for a wider cake selection. Nice addition of shop on side,...More

Thank joannaA5689221
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Stalker View Appin | Portnacroish, Appin PA38 4BL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Appin
  • Phone Number: +44 1631 730444
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Panoramic views, home-made fayre and great coffee. We use the best of Scottish suppliers to prepare freshly-made breakfast, brunch, lunch and home-baking. Our shop stocks a great range of books, cards, jewellery and unusual gifts.
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