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Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room

Balnaboth Steading | Finzean, Banchory AB31 6PA, Scotland
+44 1330 850710
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (63 reviews)
“frittata” (8 reviews)
“bread” (24 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Balnaboth Steading | Finzean, Banchory AB31 6PA, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Out for a leisurely drive south of Banchory and came on the village of Finzean and a mile further on came upon thr Finzean Estate Farm shop and restaurant great cup of fresh coffee and some delicious Orange and Almond cake a family at the...More

Thank ThePlumber186487
Reviewed 2 days ago

Staff friendly but there are odd rules. Breakfast can only be ordered until 11.30am and you cannot order a sandwich until 12pm. So we had only a bacon butty at 11.35 as you cannot even get the yoghurt breakfast. Was not allowed to order a...More

Thank Yvonneanddog
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a nice lunch at this lovely farm shop / cafe nice cheese scones kids mac and cheese and Home made quiche all very nice the star of the show was a wonderful home made tart which was very very good we will return

Thank 30gourmet1972
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped here for lunch last weekend and as usual it was lovely, We had Leak and asparagus quiche and a ploughman's, the quiche was great, but a bit small for my taste but lucky I went for the ploughman's as it was better with a...More

Thank Neil G
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for coming back to the Farm Shop and writting that you enjoyed the food. Our subtle extension has come into it's own this summer, often offering as you say, a quieter area sit in. Point noted about portion size; we hate to see...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been to the Finzean Estate Tea Room and Farm Shop before, but used this occasion to revisit with my wife and elderly mother-in-law for lunch. I just love the atmosphere. Usually busy (so best to book if you can), despite its location in...More

Thank Edward O
Feugh, Manager at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We were very happy to read your review and delighted to hear how much you all enjoyed your lunch and indeed your whole visit to the Farm Shop. We are extremely grateful to you, as a loyal customer, to post such a detailed and glowing...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped off for breakfast after checking out of our holiday cottage - sat outside eating great black pudding and eggs with lovely views over the hills. Farm shop well stocked - we should have visited earlier during our stay!

Thank Katey400
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Great way to end your holiday! Thank you for taking the time to post your lovely review and hopefully you will return to this neck of the woods.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on route to Aberdeen for a spot of breakfast away from the hustle and bustle, breakfast was lovely, staff pleasant and clean restaurant and facilities, also had wee gift shop to browse while waiting for breakfast to be cooked.

Thank Rachel L
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting the Farm Shop and we were pleased to hear that you enjoyed your breakfast with us.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very Tasty scones, cakes and Variolä breakfast in combination with stay at Finzean holliyday cottage is best Start for a Visit at Balmoral. Kind and very friendly Service.

1  Thank Robert P
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for posting your review and we are very happy to know that you enjoyed your stay in Finzean!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quaint Farm Shop with restaurant. Lovely homemade food, gifts and artwork from local artisans. Lovely food and a great area upstairs for larger groups. Would recommend.

Thank MandyC123
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your posting your review. We were very happy to read that you had enjoyed your visit and we hope you will return one day!

Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Having spent the day at nearby Glen Tanar estate we decided to stop in past for a coffee on the way home! On taking my 5 year old out of the car I noticed he had picked up a tic on his neck! I had...More

1  Thank oggyoggyoggy1983
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Happy ending! We are very lucky to have a great team of staff with many talents and varied knowledge so that's great they were able to help with the tic predicament. Glad that you enjoyed the shop too and hopefully we will see you again...More

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August 12, 2018|
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Response from Feugh | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are dog friendly! There is a fenced off patch of grass that dogs can go into or on a dry day dog owners sit on the outside tables with their dogs beside them. We have plenty of dog water bowls too... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Balnaboth Steading | Finzean, Banchory AB31 6PA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Banchory
  • Phone Number: +44 1330 850710
  • E-mail
Family run Farm Shop and Tea Room offering the very best home made meals and cakes, using local and seasonal produce. Set in the beautiful Finzean valley in Royal Deeside, the shop has stunning views of the Estate and beyond. The shop sells a wide range of grocery items from lovely fresh vegetables, home reared beef, Finzean venison & game (seasonal), ready made meals & soups, local artisan cheeses, cured meat, homemade preserves and much much more! The walls display stunning Scottish artists work (many local) as well as interesting & thoughtful gifts and books for all ages. Our hampers are very popular and the contents are entirely as you choose them to be.
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