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Red Squirrel

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, British,
Crieff High Street, Crieff, Scotland
+44 1764 650955
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (31 reviews)
“soup” (16 reviews)
“cakes” (15 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Crieff High Street, Crieff, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice little tearoom on Crieff high street, not sure if we caught them on a bad day but the service was very poor, waited a good half hour for a coffee and a hot chocolate, both of which were very nice I have to say....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank robertfL4731LQ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although not our regular café in Crieff we popped in for hot drinks and cakes. It was very welcoming with a good menu selection. Enjoyed the tea and cakes but the flat white was more like a cappuccino with dry frothy foam rather than the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank thescotthome
paulAU5194CL, Owner at Red Squirrel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We're glad you enjoyed your visit, and are sorry you were disappointed with the coffee. We look forward to seeing you again, and hope you'll give the coffee another chance :) kind regards Red Squirrel Cafe

Reviewed 26 November 2018

Visited this place on Sunday whilst out for a days shopping. Busy little café, with a shop attached. Service good and food very tasty, would visit again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed 25 November 2018

I was in Crieff spending my Crieff gift card. Popped in here with hubby for a great lunch. Lovely service from really lovely people. The café was full and we got the sofas next to the fire-heaven. We had soup and a full sandwich with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GlasgowWinenut
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Decided to come for lunch based on the reviews on Tripadvisor, very glad we did! Such a warm welcome from the staff and the food was delicious! My bf loved the ploughmans lunch special and I highly recommend the chocolate & pear cake :) Every...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lwy9
paulAU5194CL, Owner at Red Squirrel, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Thank you very much for your review. We're pleased you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon : )

Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Half a dozen of us popped in for a cuppa and some cake 🍰 Saturday, after a walk in the hills at the Sma Glen. Very comfortable surroundings, especially beside the fire 🔥 and quick service....cleaned them out of scones which were delicious. Quirky water...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank StuartA192
Reviewed 7 November 2018

On the High Street was fine for me. Parked just up the road on meter (£1.10 for one hour). Inside there is space for maybe 30 customers. 4 high seats at a bar area, usual tables & chairs, plus a few sofa chairs. Decent menu...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John C
paulAU5194CL, Owner at Red Squirrel, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thank you John C for your kind review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit. thanks again Jackie & Paul and team.

Reviewed 23 October 2018

What a charming little cafe and gift shop. A comfortable seat beside a log fire, a nice range of hot drinks and snacks and friendly service from the two members of staff we met. A very enjoyable visit. Recommended.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Orkho
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Table service was very slow, in fact, we felt unwelcome as they seem to concentrate on serving locals. Took us 10 minutes today before anyone asked us what we wanted and even then we had to ask if there was table service. Tea and coffee...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank ChristineJ4444
paulAU5194CL, Owner at Red Squirrel, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

I am so sorry you had a bad experience,we make it our business to make everyone feel welcome and we always try and serve people as promptly as possible.We try and keep the fire going for the comfort of our customers and I apologize if...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

You won’t be disappointed with this wee cafe , popped in for breakfast ,nice welcome from the staff service was great food was better and the coffee was grand as well!! No much more to say to be honest , only that the next time...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Inspire640259
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Yes, it's dog friendly.... this café serves lovely snacks too...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crieff High Street, Crieff, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Crieff
  • Phone Number: +44 1764 650955
Cafe and art gallery opened for over year in centre of Crieff
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