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Escape Route Cafe

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3A Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5BX, Scotland
+44 1796 470243
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“baguette” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (21 reviews)
“toasties” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
3A Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5BX, Scotland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Awesome breakfast!
"Great place to get a great cup of coffee and some awesome food!"
Ashley W
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2. The best in town!
"Our absolute favourite in town, food is ALWAYS GREAT"
Stacey P
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3. Great breakfast
"Fantastic food especially the all day breakfast"
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Reviewed today via mobile

Don’t leave many reviews but was really pleased with the service here. I phoned ahead to make sure that they catered for vegans who were in our group and they asked how many there were. Didn’t think much of it but when we arrived the...More

Thank Grimeyman
Reviewed 6 days ago

Travelling along A9 and needed a dog friendly place to stop for lunch and found this place. What a find, such a nice place and good choice of food for quick lunch stop and the dogs were welcome. Service was very quick and food very...More

1  Thank Jayne W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was looking for somewhere for brunch and passed this place. It wasn’t busy when we went in but such a warm welcome from the two ladies behind the counter. Had a delicious looking selection of cakes, scones etc but we were looking for something a...More

1  Thank Hayley B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this little cafe with my partner and 2 friends and had a lovely experience. First glance, the decor is beautiful! When having a look at the menu and were looking at the soup, we asked about the kind of soup it was to which...More

2  Thank kjf1994
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were traveling to Loch Rannoch and stopped by Pitlochry on the way. This place is right next to a main road but looks beautiful with little sparkling lights from the outside. Inside it’s a home from home, with people who clearly respect and know...More

1  Thank costajorgerui
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to escape route cafe many times and we will keep visiting they do the best cooked breakfast and home made cakes. Great casual atmosphere and dog friendly.

3  Thank Jackielld3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food and coffee very good. Ambience lovely. Good place to stop. We had baguettes which were very good.

Thank 3Myrtle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely cafe on the edge of town. Never fails to disappoint. His time I had a delicious veggie burger and my husband had the fish and chips. Our meals were obviously freshly prepared and well made. The staff were friendly and help reinforce the laid...More

1  Thank LauraM11952
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A real gem of a cafe, food and coffee great and well priced. you dont need wheels to go there just have a really nice meal with really friendly staff.

1  Thank william m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here en route to the highlands for a coffee with our teenager and large dog. Lovely coffee, great scones and friendly staff. Dog friendly and great for cyclists and walkers. We will make this a regular stop on our way North.

1  Thank 616geraldine
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12 October 2018|
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Response from chazzy01 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes they do. We took our little dog in when we went for a cuppa and cake.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3A Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5BX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Pitlochry
  • Phone Number: +44 1796 470243
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