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Glentress Peel Cafe

Glentress Peel Development | Glentress Forest, Peebles EH45 8NB, Scotland
+44 1721 724571
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible15%
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“cakes” (11 reviews)
“carrot cake” (2 reviews)
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British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Glentress Peel Development | Glentress Forest, Peebles EH45 8NB, Scotland
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Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a takeaway black coffee, waited in a long, slow queue, eventually placed my order then waited & waited & waited! Almost 25 minutes later, hey presto... At last! Now as far as I'm concerned if you're taking away you haven't time to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank karenlO127RL
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Lovely winters day riding at Glentress. Looking forward to some hot food and drinks to warm up my 7 year old. Only one person working out front which meant that poor girl running around like a headless chicken trying to keep on top of the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nicky N
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Love the new menu! Delicious hearty food was very welcome after a cold, wet ride. Nice coffee and also a few local beers on offer too. The cakes are always tempting too! Dog friendly, water bowl usually just outside or ask staff if it’s not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank penyjenn
Reviewed 21 November 2018

Great variety of cakes and baked goods. Lovely meals served with a friendly smile. The food is fresh and well made, hot and tasty. The Manageress is very approachable and happy to chat about her wonderful food. We will definitley be back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Portylife
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Great vegan choices whilst there for a trail race. The woman managing the place was so helpful despite being under enormous pressure. She also made the carrot cake which was the best ever!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jackiejef
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Very busy weekend but Lizzie and Jack still had time to assist, were super friendly, always smiling and went beyond their expected service. Amazing staff! Assets to cafe!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Kjadam
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

This cafe changed hands a while back, it used to be run by the team behind Bony’s Steakhouse and Cafe. When it first changed I had used it and found it to be exceedingly disappointing and hadn’t made a return visit. As I live locally...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank lemonasterix1
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Glentress mountain biking trails are amazing yet the cafe is awful (yet again). On a Monday lunchtime, we queued 25 minutes to be served. Staff are very badly organised and there just aren't enough of them. The food is very overpriced considering the poor quality....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kkarensmith
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Visited during the week and was me Plus one other person in so I understand its pricing policy but it is still expensive.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Quentin R
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Car park was full so used overflow car park. Five pounds for a day's parking is fine, but too much when the macine only takes coins. Hike up to cafe for change. They don't give change. Had to buy something I didn't need just to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank HappyFamilyB33
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Glentress Peel Development | Glentress Forest, Peebles EH45 8NB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Peebles
  • Phone Number: +44 1721 724571
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Peel Cafe is situated in Glentress, Peebles, the most popular forest in the Tweed Valley. Open 9am - 5pm Mon - Frid and 9am - 6pm Sat & Sun. It's the ideal spot to grab a cuppa & cake and great food served all day.
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