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Birdhouse Cafe

74 High Street, Banchory AB31 5SS, Scotland
+44 1330 822072
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
74 High Street, Banchory AB31 5SS, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed super delicious coffee and cake here this afternoon. Very friendly. Thank you very much indeed.

Thank AnneinInverurie
Reviewed 17 January 2018

The staff at the cafe were first class and obviously enjoyed their jobs and interacting with the customers. The range of cakes and food was very good and the small cafe was very differently decorated and well worth a visit. We will be back.

1  Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

This place is a joke, walked in to be told that the vacant tables that we could see through the window were reserved, two other tables told us that were close to leaving and we were told by the owners that they were also reserved....More

2  Thank wallace65
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, amazing bacon rolls! Perfect place to pop in whilst waiting for your car to pass (or fail😫) it’s MOT! The mocha wasn’t perfect but everything else certainly was... Great atmosphere, lovely ambience - thoroughly recommended.. 😊

1  Thank VinceTS
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

I love this cafe, it's small, cosy and very friendly. The open sandwiches are delicious and very filling. I had to come back a second time to try cake, the chocolate and raspberry cake was the best home baking I've found... totally scrumptious. I will...More

1  Thank IHoworth
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in Banchory for a lunch snack as we passed through. The soup and bread was superb, and very reasonably priced. This place is highly recommended!

1  Thank NStrudwick
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Stayed in Banchory a couple of nights ago on a business trip and had extremely poor service at a nearby reputable hotel, resulting having had no breakfast. Popped into the Birdhouse cafe and received a warm welcome! I had an excellent warm croissant and an...More

1  Thank SAW1958
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Love this cafe and in my opinion best in Banchory. Good selection on menu and reasonably priced. staff are always so friendly. Also got cake from here for special birthday and was delicious! Would highly recommend.

Thank fowler07
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

The Bridhouse is great. There’s only room for about a dozen folk to sit in, but it’s worth waiting if busy.

Thank ListonsFist
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Oh my what a fabulous find, so much freshly made delicious food to decide between. Not out of a packet, freshly made and huge portions. We will be back!

Thank Pip_876
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27 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Harriet R | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if it is dog friendly but it's a very small space! So I wouldn't recommend dogs!
Maíra C
24 June 2016|
Response from Yvonneanddog | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 High Street, Banchory AB31 5SS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Banchory
  • Phone Number: +44 1330 822072
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