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57 High Street | Old Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 3EH, Scotland
+44 1224 485510
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“focaccia” (11 reviews)
“crepes” (8 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
57 High Street | Old Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 3EH, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I stumbled on this place while she visited the University for an Offer Holder Day. It was perfect! The food was tasty and the staff were welcoming and accommodating. Definitely will return here.

Thank Suzanne G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I am off to the library doing work, I usually buy a coffee and a blueberry muffin. The muffin is nice and tasty and the coffee is nice too. It is always busy in there in the morning and I used to go to...More

Thank Janine G
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Popped in to have a big hot chocolate and a crepe. Hot chocolate with all the works was great as always. Staff friendly as even.

Thank Laurence B
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

I was told that this was the only decent place to eat on the Aberdeen university campus. Went there with a group of 5 at 6 pm for a dinner. Food was good, but nothing extraordinary. Pasta pesto was something I could cook myself. This...More

Thank Tatiana I
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Best coffee in Aberdeen by a long way!I have mostly take away but if I have projects snack and food to sit in are excellent.The small black coffee is perfect and not the "Footspa" type size you get at most high street chains. I want...More

Thank Scaffyman2016
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve had tea and coffee here and never been disappointed. The soups, salads and scones are all delicious. The staff are always lovely and friendly.

Thank TazHugs
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Went for hot chocolate and crepe. Staff are excellent and the placement in old Aberdeen is a great location. Loved my food well worth a visit.

Thank Laurence B
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Omg. The food is amazing and the service too , its super cozy , no expensive ,close to the Aberdeen university. I definitely recommend it .

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I've been going to Kilau since it was located back on Little Belmont Street, and Im never disappointed. I lived on their coffee during my uni degree, and its probably the best in Aberdeen. Their gluten free chocolate brownie is also a favourite!

Thank stephweir17
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I was at kilau for a bite and staid for coffee! I really enjoyed the atmosphere! Service was friendly and the goat cheese salad very tasty! Home made cheese cake was perfect! Great place, which i fully recommend!

Thank Thomas N
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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, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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