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Tilly Tearoom

10A Bank Street, Tillicoultry FK13 6DP, Scotland
+44 1259 752642
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (79 reviews)
“soup” (39 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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10A Bank Street, Tillicoultry FK13 6DP, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here last year for my sons 4th birthday and he was desperate to go back for his 5th birthday for afternoon tea. I booked in advance and called to change the time which the said was so problem. When we arrived we had...More

Thank claireat89
Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your review made me smile, your little boy is a favourite customer of ours, that is really lovely that he asks to come back for his special day. I wish my children had wanted afternoon tea for their birthdays, rather than burgers or pizzas! Thank...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A quirky little tearoom with nice home baking.The teapot have covers and the coffee is good. Cheery staff and interesting surroundings.

Thank CambusK
Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recommendation and the staff appreciate your positive comments.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for some tea and coffee at 11.00 am on a cold winter’s morning. The wood-burner was producing lovely heat. We had gorgeous home-made fruit scones and jam with our drinks. Excellent and friendly service. Great place - will be back

Thank PtarmiganTraveller
Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great Title! Glad you enjoyed a warm welcome and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 19 January 2018

I visited in December 17 and January 2018. Great cakes, very tasty. Well presented with good service. Love the tea cosy.

Thank 381jen
Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your first visit so much that you came back, I hope you will become a regular customer, make sure you get a loyalty card! Thanks for taking the time to write your excellent review.

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely delightful. Soup was amazing as was the service and the cakes! All homemade even the bread. Great atmosphere.

Thank hungrycustomer2015
Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your very positive comments about all the different aspects of our wee tearoom, it is great to get the New Year off to such a great start with your excellent recommendation!

Reviewed 22 November 2017

We were heading out for a run on the Motorbike & came across Tilly Tearoom on Tripadvisor, which determined our route for the day. We arrived mid/late morning & were very surprised as to how busy it was. Fortunately there was 1 spare table &...More

Thank Jingsabove
Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you for your extensive review about our tearoom. We appreciate your comments and hope you will come back our way and this time try one of our cakes.

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Called in for a roll and tea. though all tables were reserved for lunches we were seated fed and left before the 1245 booking arrived. Lovely tea room, querky in a nice way, superb food and very well priced. Lovely staff as well

Thank Rolly181
Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you for calling in and thank you for your excellent comments about our food, decor, prices and service....pretty much covered everything!

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Brilliant home made soups & soda bread. Home made cakes & baking too. Friendly and welcoming with wood burning stove going in a cold day. No wonder it's busy. We'll be back. Highly recommended

Thank Malcolm S
Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Yes - it that season again, and our welcoming wood burning stove is back in use and we are very grateful for the heat on these cold mornings. Glad you found us and hope you will come back soon.

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Great wee tea room wide choice reasonably priced parking nearby and easy access pleasant decor insideMore

Thank John H
Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you for excellent review. However, I would like to point out to any visitors who maybe haven't been to our tearoom before that although we do have excellent free parking, there are 3 steps into the tearoom and this may prohibit some visitors who...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017

We had been hill walking in Alva, Scotland, in the Ochil Hills area. We wanted to sit down, rest a bit, and enjoy a cup of coffee and tea. So we drove over to the next village, Tillicoultry, and stumbled across what turned out to...More

Thank ChicagoHiker2
Nora G, Owner at Tilly Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Wow, great and very enthusiastic review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to our area so much, the hills are beautiful around here. Thanks for taking the time to write your excellent review.

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SallyEdinburgh
15 November 2017|
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Response from Nora G | Property representative |
Sorry for delay in replying, I didn't see this question come up. We do allow dogs, but as other customers have mentioned we are small and we always check with the customers already in the tearoom if they are ok with... More
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Reno63
24 July 2017|
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Response from Nora G | Property representative |
Yes we have and a lovely view of the hills....
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MCANDREWannie
18 June 2016|
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Response from Nora G | Property representative |
Hi we have a couple of booster seats that fit on the chairs. Sorry I didn't answer earlier, this is the first time anybody has ever asked a question on this forum in over 6 years! Nora
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10A Bank Street, Tillicoultry FK13 6DP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Clackmannanshire  >  Tillicoultry
  • Phone Number: +44 1259 752642
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Description
Third year in the finals of Best cafe/Bistro 2017. Winner of Best cafe/Bistro in SE Scotland for 2016 and Overall Winner of Best cafe/Bistro in Scotland National Food Awards 2015. Small tearoom offering simple food, breakfasts, home made soups, breads and freshly made lunches. Good selection of homebaking including gluten free choices. Very proud of our Scottish Homebaking Award 2013/2014. Inspirational home of Mr Tilly, the loveable pug - available on Amazon books. Another Tilly Tearoom now open in Dunblane.
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