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Castle Stalker View Cafe

Castle Stalker View Appin | Portnacroish, Appin PA38 4BL, Scotland
+44 1631 730444
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (50 reviews)
“apple pie” (15 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Castle Stalker View Appin | Portnacroish, Appin PA38 4BL, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Always great food, fabulous views out to Castle Stalker and superb gift shop. Plenty of parking. Definitely would recommend.

Thank SallyandDaveCape
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my mother for a bit of lunch. Beautiful food, served by lovely ladies. Lots of delicious home baking and a vast array of drinks. The gift shop is fabulous too, welcomed by a lovely wee black lab who was totally adorable. I bought...More

1  Thank WENDY K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in as we were passing and were lucky to get a table, such is the popularity of the place. I'm glad we did as the food was lovely and the coffee excellent. The views of the Castle are stunning. Little gem of a...More

Thank Jane U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called here on the way back from a trip round the area Nice relaxing place with amazing views to see We just had soup so nice Very friendly girl behind the counter and lady who brought it to us A real little gem of a...More

1  Thank WalsallIan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good morning coffee/lunch stop about halfway between Fort William and Oban. Lots of choice on the menu including gluten free. The shop has a good selection of gifts but is a bit of a challenge in a wheelchair though the staff are very helpful...More

1  Thank Peter A
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Visited this and whether it’s cooked food or the beautiful home baked cakes and barista style coffee you’re going to enjoy! Plus the staff are welcoming, attentive and very professional.

Thank Dougie H
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Id been here before 10 years ago and not much had changed (a good thing). Aside from stop-off location for Castle Stalker (which is the main reason for most folk id guess), its a great place for a coffee, a view and a piece of...More

Thank Munromartin
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We come to Oban every year - the same week every year, and a much anticipated highlight is the breakfast stack. Not this year. Even though I checked the menu on the website, you can only get breakfast sandwiches now. Seems strange that a higher...More

Thank Toni M
CastleStalker, Owner at Castle Stalker View Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Such a dismal review doesn't reflect the fact you came to our cafe three days in a row, but who are we to judge? And also visiting so many times in the past and "loving" it, why have you never posted a positive review? This...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

Stopped here by accident, had never heard of Castle Stalker but cafe looked interesting. Nice cafe, food good, had soup and sandwich, prices reasonable, service good. Husband had apple pie with cream and said it was excellent. Lots of customers had pie and ice cream...More

Thank JanokBritishColumbia
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I went here with my parents whilst on holiday. The cafe was clean and service was good, I don't have marshmallows on my hot chocolate and they were obliging and left off the marshmallows but on request gave my marshmallows in a separate bowl to...More

Thank samroz3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Stalker View Appin | Portnacroish, Appin PA38 4BL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Appin
  • Phone Number: +44 1631 730444
  • E-mail
Panoramic views, home-made fayre and great coffee. We use the best of Scottish suppliers to prepare freshly-made breakfast, brunch, lunch and home-baking. Our shop stocks a great range of books, cards, jewellery and unusual gifts.
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