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Bijou Cafe

10 Batchen Street, Elgin IV30 1BH, Scotland
+44 1343 542385
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (30 reviews)
“panini” (10 reviews)
“scones” (10 reviews)
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Scottish, Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Batchen Street, Elgin IV30 1BH, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch and the cafe was busy as expected. We got a table next to a staff door and close to lot of tables so felt a little cramped. We did ask to be moved to a clean table next to us but this...More

Thank Alex D
David R, Owner at Bijou Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Alex appreciate your comments and I know the tables that you are describing. They are a bit tight but these tend to be taken by those who are just in and out for a quick lunch on a deadline. Sorry if this hampered your enjoyment...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been at Bijou a few times previously and again found it to be good. We had the Panini with salad & crisps which was very nice. Service was very good and staff pleasant.

Thank SAB5859
Reviewed 7 October 2017

A good range of snacks and meals, friendly staff. Food ranges from all day breakfast, soups to more substantial meals. All freshly cooked and very tasty

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Service very good and prompt. The fresh cream meringue is to die for. Good selection of soups,and light bites plus home made cakes and scones.

Thank Speysider59
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

On a very wet Thursday we went here for coffee. The cafe is upstairs, the gift shop downstairs sells quality cards, costume jewellery and other nice " bits ". We chose a cheese scone and a Maple & Pecan scone, they also do plain scones....More

Thank Lizzie0909
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Visited here for breakfast the other day, ordered a full breakfast and a bagel with scrambled eggs. Requested the breakfast with scrambled eggs but was told it can only be served with a fried egg!!!! Really.... need to address the situation, anywhere else you go...More

2  Thank Trudydudy22
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Lovely food lovely staff good selection on menu good selection of home bakes too sadly no disabled access

Thank caroleannhay
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Having been to Bijou By The Sea in Buckie we just had to visit their Elgin café and gift shop. Again not disappointed. Restaurant is up a lovely spiral staircase. Choice of 2 soups on offer and we opted for the Yellow Pea followed by...More

1  Thank 298sunshine
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely cafe, good food at reasonable prices well worth a trip for breakfast or lunch! Lovely gift shop with loads to offer! Worth a trip just for a nosey. Loads to offer for all occasions. Would recommend to everyone to have a wee nosey.

1  Thank Di2112
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This is a great place to have a coffee or lunch , good varied menu and staff very friendly . Lots of lovely cakes, scones and tray bakes. Different soups daily

1  Thank kst11y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Batchen Street, Elgin IV30 1BH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Moray  >  Elgin
  • Phone Number: +44 1343 542385
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