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Small Talk

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Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish
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202 High Street | Perth, Perth PH1 5PA, Scotland
+44 1738 634770
09:30 - 18:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 09:30 - 18:00
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I had the absolute pleasure of visiting Small Talk in Perth today. I had the homemade oxtail soup and a sandwich of roast beef and horseradish. An Americano with hot milk on the side as well. To say this was an excellent lunch is a huge understatement. The oxtail soup is the best I have ever tasted bar none. Full... More 

3 Thank RossNiven
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by Small Talk on Saturday for early lunchtime food and it is not all Formica and fast food. What a good choice we made, every single item of food was absolutely delicious. The proprietor, George and his staff were friendly and lots of chat and banter ensued, all the while maintaining a professional manner, encouraged by us.

3 Thank EatBritish
Dundee, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went into this cafe as it was recommended to us. I'm so glad we did as we both thoroughly enjoyed our soup and a half sandwich deal. Their soup was absolutely delicious and the half sandwich had a lot of filling and was really tasty. The service was quick and very friendly. Will definitely be back

5 Thank Susie T
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97 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hadn't been for a wee while but delighted to see it is still serving a delicious hatful range of cakes, seriously good soup and a selection of main courses The ambiance is just a delight, -Viennese waltz music , silver teapots , china cups and plates Well worth a visit

3 Thank DrBScotland
Perth, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Queen of Fife (Wife) wanted a proper pot of Tea we ended up going into Small Talk. on arrival we had been asked if we had booked answer was no so we waited for about five minutes until a table was available. sat down ordered food and drink for the two of us. well worth the wait and standards... More 

3 Thank Maurice A
Perth, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely traditional old fashion tearoom. Everything is homemade and delicious and fresh. Soups very tasty and carrot cake has got to be the best I've ever tasted. It's so good I often buy a couple of slices to takeaway and enjoy later at home. Staff are always very friendly and service excellent.

1 Thank Michele F
Tyndrum, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything about Small Talk is BIG except the price; on a number of occasions now, I have been there and it only gets better - there are so many locals using the restaurant and reserving the tables for lunches by telephone, it is a must that you telephone to avoid disappointment. The food is so fresh and is sourced from... More 

5 Thank John M
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170 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Revisited this wonderful tea-shop-style restaurant once again this Saturday. November the Fifth, Bonfire Night looming, Guy Faulks and all that had made Perth as busy as we've come across it for a while. As for Small Talk, it wasn't even lunchtime and the place, once again, was almost full. But, once again, we were found two places quickly and chose... More 

4 Thank Angus E
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've tried every cream tea in Perthshire & this is without a doubt the absolute best by a country mile..superb! Plus they have lots of other choices too

3 Thank Elstead4
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place with good decorative items... The coffee very nice and very good carrot cake... All staff very

1 Thank Rui Paulo G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
09:30 - 18:00
09:30 - 18:00
09:30 - 18:00
09:30 - 18:00
09:30 - 18:00
09:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 High Street | Perth, Perth PH1 5PA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Perth
  • Phone Number: +44 1738 634770

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?