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The Sunflower Cafe

18 High Street, IV19 1AE, Scotland
+44 1862 892458
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (12 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
“toasties” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
18 High Street, IV19 1AE, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed it, went twice while going through Tain, we had coffee and lunch one day and breakfast on another day. Would go back

Thank Frabel-62
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went here today because we were going to attend the Clan gathering in town. It was a good choice based on what we were looking for. A breakfast place to get us started. It should be noted that you need cash here! They don't...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went for breakfast and found the scrambled egg dry and tasteless, the small breakfast was ok but the square sausage had absolutely no bite to it, horrible. Cold coffee and average service.

2  Thank Bearsdenbloke
Reviewed 6 days ago

Good option for breakfast in Tain. Coffee is quite large and scones are generous too. Super friendly staff, really helpful to tourists like me.

Thank Malema
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in there for tea & scones. Service good & staff friendly. The food & drink was of very good quality. Suitable for families.

Thank maybknot
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During our afternoon in Tain my daughter and I popped in for a spot of lunch. So glad we did, lovely selection of food on the menu at reasonable prices, portions sizes were very good, so much so that I think my daughter may have...More

Thank Gotham68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Opted for this little cafe while taking a break in Tain en route for farther north. Fairly busy, with some guys who were obviously regulars enjoying a hearty brunch, and other folk on coffee and cake stops. The cakes were a bit hidden at the...More

Thank DonkScotland
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

What a lovely find. A very relaxing and comfortable cafe. I love all the sunflowers! Food and drinks very tasty. The girls were very busy serving and cooking (run off their feet). Very friendly atmosphere and well used by the locals.

Thank Breagh1
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Great wee cafe, should be open more though. A 3pm closing time is disappointing because the local kids don’t get out of school until 3pm, so if you want to pop in and treat them to a juice and biscuit on a nice day, it’s...More

1  Thank baby-lou87
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic Breakfast here today. Will hopefully be back. If ever in that neck of the woods it’s worth the stop

Thank Emz39
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 High Street, IV19 1AE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  Tain
  • Phone Number: +44 1862 892458
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