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Hoot 'n Cat

5A The Knowles | Roxburghshire, Kelso TD5 7BH, Scotland
+44 1573 228288
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (43 reviews)
“wraps” (9 reviews)
“cakes” (28 reviews)
Open Now
9:30 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5A The Knowles | Roxburghshire, Kelso TD5 7BH, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, convention isn't for car parking, Abbey Tec. Great range of food on the menu, home soups and baking, everything made to order

Thank bobyetton
A TripAdvisor Member
5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here loads because it’s an easy option for lunch The set out it great and the staff are lovely, I do recommend the hoot and cat cafe! 😃😄😁😆

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Rare find which offers gluten-free choices and which is also dog-friendly. Great food. My wife was particularly impressed with range of gluten-free breads available. There is limited space for dogs, and if very busy or other dogs already there, then they may not be able...More

Thank Allan M
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Great soup and salad platters. Home made cakes and scones are delicious. Good service, even when busy, which is most days.

Thank ericanisbet
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Had a lovely lunch for 3. Soup was hot enough for me (steaming!) & quite tasty. My picky hubby enjoyed his panini. Desserts looked tempting, but we resisted. Conveniently located across from the big car park by the Abbey.

Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed 21 September 2017

A pleasant enough coffee shop benefitting from being just opposite the main car park. Basic but with some sofas and bucket seats in the front section. Daily specials and a standard menu offering plenty of choice and favourite snack meals. The staff we have found...More

Thank MelroseMunchkin
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Stopped off for a quick bite to eat and drink having travelled quite some distance and had read it was dog friendly. There is a hand written note out front instructing you to ask before entering so I did. The young lady was very pleasant...More

2  Thank NY777
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We didn't book...didnt know you had to...its a Coffee Shop. No tables ....only two we were asked ...by a grumpy middle aged woman. You will have to come back later?? Very nice welcome..needless to say we didn't return and never will. Manors cost nothing....their loss.

Thank Robin A
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Found this great place for coffee break n bite to eat --- it's the Hoot 'n Cat in Kelso. Nice friendly staff and choice of snacks or fancy cakes with your coffee is very good. Definitely on my list for a break.

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I was in with my mother, will we had drive round the borders. We stopped for a coffee, and we thought we would try in here, as was not to sure where to go. We where both made to feel welcome as we walked in...More

Thank RBEDYER
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5A The Knowles | Roxburghshire, Kelso TD5 7BH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Kelso
  • Phone Number: +44 1573 228288
Description
The cafe doesn't have a web site but more info can be found at the following: http://www.childfriendly.co.uk/family-restaurants/scotland/scottish-borders/kelso/the-hoot-n-cat/
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