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Cafe Circa

Scottish Antique and Art Centre, Doune, Stirling FK16 6HG, Scotland
+44 1786 841683
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (73 reviews)
“fish and chips” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (23 reviews)
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Cafe, Healthy, Scottish, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Scottish Antique and Art Centre, Doune, Stirling FK16 6HG, Scotland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Cafe Circa
1. Lovely food.
"Great hot food and cakes here."
Linda M
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"gluten free menu items, Cafe Circa came highly recommended"
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3. Sunday lunch at Doune
"Excellent lunch time restaurant."
John C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous restaurant by the Scottish Antiques and Arts Centre. It’s basic exterior belies she startling decor, open fire, tastefull paintings and fabulous food and service within. A hidden gem indeed, it was fantastic

Thank I H
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed November 4, 2017

Second time I've visited this restaurant. We went last year and had a gorgeous lunch. We returned a couple of weeks ago to see if it was as good as we remembered and we weren't disappointed. Gorgeous little restaurant, homely and well laid out. Staff...More

1  Thank Kashka66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I thought I needed some soup!! Shock horror there was no soup left, it was after 2pm. I looked at the comprehensive menu and chose the open egg and bacon sandwich my husband had the burger. My sandwich was massive, I am not exaggerating and...More

Thank edinburgheateries
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited before but I’ve decided I need to leave a review this time. Our party was 2 adults and a child. The food was excellent, portions sizes good and the staff very friendly and pleasant. We had macaroni cheese with chips, bowl of...More

Thank Karin R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Luckily for us, we chose Cafe Circa for lunch. We had gone to visit Doune Castle but 1/2 way through exploring the rooms we decided to break for lunch. The cafe is just a few minutes drive from the castle. We liked the choices on...More

1  Thank Connie W
Reviewed September 6, 2018

We took my 80yr old father in law for lunch as we have been here many times before. Up to the high standard previously set. Food and staff excellent.

Thank 12,121,874
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Good food. Friendly and efficient service. OK size menu. Some outdoor seating. Salad with honey mustard was yummy.

Thank BAR845
Reviewed August 27, 2018

My family and I decided to go back to Cafe Circa as they have a wonderful menu, especially the separate Gluten Free menu. We were celebrating my birthday and my mum. I had the GF Haddock and Chips which was delicious, my mum had the...More

Thank KikiMarsh
Reviewed August 20, 2018

The restaurant is part of the antiques centre complex, but has its own building, a pleasant space. It was busy when we visited, but very well organised, and we were served promptly. Staff were cheerful and accommodating, happy to remember slight variations we requested. The...More

1  Thank G_M_NGlasgow
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Really surprised at the quality of the food, presentation and choice! A little gem. Even better after having a terrific find in the antique centre!! Will definitely go back, even if just for food!

1  Thank Tazgraz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Scottish Antique and Art Centre, Doune, Stirling FK16 6HG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirling  >  Stirling  >  Doune
  • Phone Number: +44 1786 841683
  • E-mail
Taste of Scotland awarded cafe boasting a varied menu of freshly prepared, local produce. Breakfast, lunch, Award winning home baking & Italian coffee. Fantastic Gluten free choices. Situated next to The Scottish Antique Centre and with an alfresco dinning area, it's a great venue rain or shine. Dog friendly too.
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