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3 High Street | TD1 1RY, Galashiels TD1 1RY, Scotland
+44 1896 752070
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great cafe with friendly staff, I think there was a new member of staff in, I'd suggest that if they're needing to get a row, not for it to happen in front of customers, take them aside & explain where they're going wrong, food was good & quickly served

Thank Piperpaul83
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having not found any cafes on the towns Main Street stumbled on this cafe on way. Back to car . Nice clean cafe we opted for backed potatoes, which were very good properly cooked not microwaved . Staff were very friendly and welcoming . Would call back here.

Thank William A
Jedburgh, United Kingdom
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184 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Very friendly helpful staff. Good food. Reccomended. Good cafe with a great choice of menu. Outdoor seating available in summer.

Thank kelly150474
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Been coming here past couple of months for breakfast & have to say it's great, nothing to complain about..not had anything else yet apart from brekkie so 4* will be back :)

Thank Rosssibb
Selkirk, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Service poor, cleanliness poor ,ended up with a cold sore caused by a dirty cup, not impressed, wouldn't reccomend this place

Thank Fiona B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I was really pleased by the value for money of the cooked breakfast. Would highly recommend if you're looking for a no frills breakfast. Lovely friendly staff

Thank KittyOEdinburgh
Carlisle, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Recently whilst working in Galashiels I decided to have lunch here. The specials board outside said "all day breakfast £4.95" I thought that's not bad,so went in and ordered said breakfast with 1 extra rasher of bacon and a can of Pepsi. They charged me 90p for the extra bacon and £1.50 for a Pepsi. I will not be eating... More 

Thank mikenixon259
Lauder, Scotland, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

I was dragged in by the wife and mother-in-law (not the reason I cut her brakes) for a spot of lunch...my god what an experience, the coffee was pish and the food cooked by HMP Slade Prisons finest...on a good day. Macca cheese? mere like the result of a junkie spewing up after drinking a pint of bull sperm. I... More 

3 Thank Johnny L
Ashington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

we stopped at this cafe for lunch just on passing , it had a warm and relaxing atmosphere . the lunch was freshly made and reasonably priced . the staff were attentive and friendly. would recommend this cafe .

Thank alan c
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

I don't mind paying high prices, if I'm getting good quality. But this place must serve all frozen goods from Iceland, and expect people to pay over the odds. It's basically a greasy spoon (nothing wrong with that), but with prices of a garden centre café! There are other options close by - Wetherspoons, Golden Lion, Turnbulls right over the... More 

1 Thank Bongo1984

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 High Street | TD1 1RY, Galashiels TD1 1RY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Galashiels
  • Phone Number: +44 1896 752070

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?