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Cafe Tabou

4 St. Johns Place, Perth PH1 5SZ, Scotland
+44 1738 446698
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (39 reviews)
“chef salad” (8 reviews)
“cassoulet” (6 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4 St. Johns Place, Perth PH1 5SZ, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 552 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with the Itison voucher and were not disappointed with the menu choice and the food that was served unlike some other places we have used these vouchers. Nice wee place and has a great feel about it, would recommend for any occasion or...More

Thank Annadocmartin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and couldn't fault anything to start I had the chicken and mushroom terrine it was lovely I then had the mussels it was a huge portion of lovely plump mussels in a very tasty broth for dessert I had the rhubarb...More

Thank weeone72
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is so good , food superb had to ask how the chicken cooked , must get a water bath now . Dessert , had to clean the plate with my fingers or I would have had to lick the plate . The only...More

Thank Denise O
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This is the second visit we have made to this restaurant and on both times the food was excellent and the service fantastic

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I love Cafe Tabou, but I didn't feel the food last night came up to its usual standard. Nice ham hock starter, followed by cassoulet (which was full of what tasted like poor quality meet and had only a few butter beans) and Normandy tart...More

Thank Grannela
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Food and service was excellent just a pity it was so small and you felt crammed in and it was so hot they should put on air condition.

Thank Gazzafaeculter
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Our go to place in Perth. Excellent service. Wonderful Plat du Jour. Good wine list. Takes you out if yourself on a rainy day in Perth. Transports me to France. First class.

Thank Middleton4
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Meal was cold and was still hungry after meal service was awfull we were the only table in and I had to find the waitress 3 times to serve us a lot better restaurants to be found in Perth

Thank lindarodgers
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Family meal, excellent. Great choice and everything was delicious Even the fussy eaters in our party were catered for.

Thank DaveAber99999
Reviewed 16 April 2017

An evening of fine dining in this restaurant was not to be, placed our order in a packed out crammed noisy restaurant, looks like too many covers for a busy resturaunt with 2 waitresses whizzing around. Placed our order 40mins later someone served before us...More

Thank _staffin
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are dogs allowed?
19 June 2016|
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Response from Neil M | Reviewed this property |
Have sat outside with my dogs and the staff even brought water for them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 St. Johns Place, Perth PH1 5SZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Perth
  • Phone Number: +44 1738 446698
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Cafe Tabou is an established, award-winning French brasserie located in Perth city centre’s vibrant Cafe Quarter.

A fine dining restaurant, it is one of Scotland's most acclaimed restaurants of its type and undoubtedly a place where fine food, great service and a wonderful atmosphere blend to create a unique day or evening venue.

Marek Michalak, the Executive Chef and co-owner was awarded a prestigious Master Chef of Great Britain accreditation in 2015 and the loyal customer base appreciates the efficient service, delicious seasonal menus and wonderful selection of fine wines.
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