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Spill The Beans Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, British,
6 Cathedral Street, Dunkeld PH8 0AW, Scotland
+44 1350 728111
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (52 reviews)
“cake” (77 reviews)
“soup” (35 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
6 Cathedral Street, Dunkeld PH8 0AW, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 401 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband researched that this place was great for kids, clearly not babies however! Prams are not allowed in. The women seemed to expect that i would leave my pram unattended out on the pavement in the rain. Not likely, and they could have been...More

Thank Bls29
Reviewed 1 week ago

Coffee was great last time we were there in dec 16, and the coffee is still good.However I was forced to have mine as a takeaway because I was told my grandson in the pram could not be accomodated. Dogs are, people are but babies...More

1  Thank Jeannette B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Time to spill the beans on 'spill the beans.' Had been in here before and didn't think the service was great, but decided to give it another try anyway. Came in with my wife, but the older lady behind the counter ignored us to speak...More

1  Thank Graham B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I must start by saying that the tea and cake were both perfectly nice . However, the cafe area itself was filthy . Not the kind of dirt that happens after a busy day , but this was dirt which has clearly accumulated over a...More

1  Thank pink-princess
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Turned away at the door for having a baby and a small pram, in the pouring rain! With signs indicating they welcome dogs, we were horrified to be told with only one foot in the door that they could not accommodate our 9 week old...More

3  Thank abbiethomson1991
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed an excellent light lunch. The toasties were of good quality but the excellent rating is for the delicious cakes. The atmosphere in the cafe is very comfortable which is in no short measure due to the friendly staff.

Thank Sludger134
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This cafe is situated on a quiet road on the way to Dunkeld Cathedral. It is very popular and can get crowded. There is also an outside seating area behind the restaurant. It serves a good range of food and drink. There are delicious cakes...More

Thank kazoo2012
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Spill the Beans is a busy little spot on the walk towards the Cathedral. Service is professional , the cakes are good - I enjoyed a coffee cake after wolfing down a plate of home made stovies. I will visit again next time I am...More

Thank yandinazetland
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We made the mistake of coming here for lunch rather than cake and coffee. The lunch here is very standard English lunch of toasted sandwiches and baked potatoes. We were looking for something a little more substantial. The upside was that we had plenty of...More

Thank saraandray
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We had lunch here while we were visiting Dunkeld. Lovely little cafe. Food was very good. Cakes looked amazing and the girl who served us was one of the nicest waitresses we have come across on our travels.

Thank marionwatters
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Cathedral Street, Dunkeld PH8 0AW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Dunkeld
  • Phone Number: +44 1350 728111
Description
Wooden tables with cast iron bases' painted chairs and a warm welcome.We pride ourselves in making great tea and coffee with all our staff being trained in how to make the perfect froth to grace the best triple scored coffee. Tea has been chosen to compliment the local water conditions.A fantastic selection of cakes, from light crisp and chewy meringues to light Victoria Sponges to Macaroons and Apple Pies with pastry to die for.... all made in our small but busy kitchen.We invite walkers in and if your best friend is a dog bring them too ...we have an outdoor area which is smoke free so at last we can sit outside and be able to assured that the table next to you will not be smoking. Closed on Tuesdays. Though we will be open throughout the year.
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