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Effies of Perth

202 High Street, Perth PH1 5PA, Scotland
+44 1738 634770
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“carrot cake” (134 reviews)
“cakes” (115 reviews)
“soup” (70 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
202 High Street, Perth PH1 5PA, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I like to get soup here for my lunch. Always lovely staff. Great breakfast and chicken pie too! A must visit.

1  Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 4 days ago

I love Effies, and the atmosphere of yesteryear. The Tea coming in lovely pots, and beautiful China cups and saucers ..Cakes and Scones to die for. Great service. Perfect for Tea and chat. x

1  Thank Henn B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can’t believe I’ve lived in Perth my whole life and not come here!! Never met friendlier staff or enjoyed a nicer atmosphere 😇 Highly recommend for coffee and cake or a light lunch 👌🏼🍰☕️

2  Thank Caroline T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We again visited Effie’s because it was such a great experience last time and again it was a brilliant experience. Great Food environment etc...

2  Thank EJW04
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just by chance we ended up in downtown Perth. This place was amazing! The food was delicious and unique to Scotland. While we were there many customers were enjoying “tea” with delicious cakes/scones and sandwiches. The staff was attentive and offered us suggestions during our...More

1  Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tea coffee and scone and caramel shirtbread. The best scones in the country by far, blueberry today but white choc and raspberry are amazing, great service too, friendly and welcoming

2  Thank 625phyllisR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks ladies for the great breakfast and entertainment this morning. My "Take Home" scones are delicious. We will definitely be back for another visit.

1  Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The decor is unusual and the place has an eclectic look The staff are very welcoming and provide a good, efficient service The food is delicious , all the dishes ordered were enjoyed by members of the group Would happily return for another visit, indeed...More

1  Thank yogiEngland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic cakes, drinks and service. Strongly recommend the melt in your mouth... want more... Carrot Cake! Very friendly and efficient, thank you!

1  Thank xTx4242
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is THE place to visit in a trip to Perth Friendly and great locally sourced. Sourced and crated. Ingredients. Hone cooked. Home made salted caramel and brandy ice cream with sticky toffee pudding to die for. Feather light cheese scones. Great bowls of home...More

1  Thank DrBScotland
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Questions & Answers
November 21, 2017|
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Response from Ronnie S | Reviewed this property |
patty, I really don't recall. There is no shortage of places in Perth that will produce bacon rolls that could win prizes. Try Gillies, even M&S will sell them and freshly made. Sorry I couldn't give the answer you wanted.
April 15, 2017|
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Response from annglen1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure, but the staff are very professional, give them a call.
March 27, 2017|
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Response from 202alison23 | Reviewed this property |
Very obliging and caring staff so I am sure they would see to your needs if you called them in advance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 High Street, Perth PH1 5PA, Scotland (Formerly Small Talk)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Perth
  • Phone Number: +44 1738 634770
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