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57 High Street | Old Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 3EH, Scotland
+44 1224 485510
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“focaccia” (14 reviews)
“crepes” (8 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
57 High Street | Old Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 3EH, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hot chocolates all round for me and my kids. Made not to hot so our takeaway drinks could be drunk straightaway. Lovely staff. Kids loved thebotton chocolate Craig.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank H2630RDlaurenceb
Reviewed 15 October 2018

My only complaint is that too many people love it! Getting a table can be hard, but in the summer, the garden seating is lovely! Breakfast and lunch are fantastic, coffee is fantastic, cakes are fantastic! Service is great and the loyalty system is fabulous!...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Molly E
Reviewed 21 September 2018

This little eating place is a delight if you don’t mind lots of students and noise and can find the entrance! More by chance than design we landed here looking for a loo while visiting Old Aberdeen and needing a public place for lunch. Heaving...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DarloFoodie
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Top place, always friendly team serving the best coffee in Aberdeen (actually make that for miles around). Mind the yummy chocolate brownies - too many of those and you’ll soon be twice the size (great treat)👍

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RozzaDog
Reviewed 4 September 2018

cute place, food was really good. Not outstanding but I would definitely go back. geared to the Aberdeen students as it is on campus

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ShellyDH
Reviewed 3 September 2018

My favourite coffee spot in Aberdeen! I will grab a coffee here while on my way to the university if I missed my morning coffee. They do great coffee and good brownies. Coffee can be pricey.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Blue-Wingz
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We went to Kilau for lunch on a visit to Aberdeen for the day. It's a beautiful building and has a nice garden area at the back, which we used as we had a dog with us. The menu could do with a bit more...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TristanHe
Reviewed 29 August 2018

If you blink you'll miss it ... a door inbetween two shop fronts, leads to a little cafe with plenty of clean tables and a welcome cuppa on a rainy day. Service was good, staff friendly and value for money. Had a lovely pot of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lwarden
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

On the positive side their coffee is very nice and have almond, oatmilk etc, the actual place is lovely but that's about it. On the negative side. There is one particular member of staff who is extremely rude constantly for no apparent reason not only...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ana_45576_TA
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Nice cafe tucked away on university campus. Very pleasant staff and quick service. My partner's salad was good but my chicken focaccia was so hard , I could barely cut through it with my knife. All that 'sawi g' meant I didn't really enjoy it....More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank weimarador
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16 August 2016|
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Response from kilaucoffee | Property representative |
Hi, sorry, we don't sell alcohol. You can bring your own for a small corkage fee.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 High Street | Old Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 3EH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 485510
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Sit-in and takeaway cafe in historic Old Aberdeen.
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