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The Robin's Nest

Main st, Taynuilt, Scotland
+44 1866 822429
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“toasties” (11 reviews)
“treacle” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Soups, Scottish, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main st, Taynuilt, Scotland
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Visited whilst staying with a relative nearby. A lovely find. Only fairly small and off the main road to Oban near a few local shops. Seemed a mix of locals and visitors. Almost full but managed to find a table for the three of us....More

Thank EricDou
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Everything you buy to eat in Robins Nest is homemade and utterly delicious ,, from the soup to the scones ( all flavours ) to the cakes ,,, it's really hard to know what to choose because it all looks so lovely!! You feel at...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

What a fantastic little tea room. All the food is made by the three lovely ladies in the tearoom kitchen including baked cakes, scones, soup, etc Toasties are particularly good - well filled and wholesome But the highlight was the Treacle Scones - beautiful with...More

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Remember premises when was a doctor's surgery! Many years ago. A well known local meeting place and exquisite food and coffee on offer. Probably the friendliest coffee shop in Scotland. If you're in the area you must visit.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

It's been nearly 8 years since our last visit to Robin's Nest however sometimes it's just great to find that not everything changes! Friendly staff, fresh food. Recommend the scones, they just melt in your mouth, they are so fresh. Worth the 2 minute detour...More

Thank MKJL77
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

An emergency stop with a very grumpy 5 year old turned into a great lunch. Staff were lovely and the choice of food was very good. Sandwiches were fresh and nicely presented and the banana and cinnamon toastie was declared 'the best in the world'...More

Thank Redbelle2918
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a place to stop for coffee and saw the signs as we came into the village on the main road. We parked easily outside and there was a small choice of tables. We were made to feel very welcome and the...More

Thank Braeland
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Whenever we are in the area we always stop here, everything is home baked and excellent; have to make special mention though of the scones and empire biscuits which are the best we have tasted.

Thank 298sunshine
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Called in for a coffee on Thursday. No tables available. Happened to mention we were only out for a walk and would call in later. Did call in but still no tables apart from one which had a reserved sign. We left a bit disappointed...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We were passing through Taynuilt, en route to Oban, and popped into Robin's Nest for a snack. The selection of light meals was good and our toasties particularly tasty. The staff were efficient and the surroundings pleasant. Newspapers are provided. Not that it affected us,...More

Thank Ian R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main st, Taynuilt, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Taynuilt
  • Phone Number: +44 1866 822429
Popular Tearoom/coffee shop.Lovely fresh home baking and tasty ,somewhat unusual soups.Good value for money.
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