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Cafe Panola in Pentland Plants

Pentland Mains Inside Pentland Plants, Loanhead EH20 9QG, Scotland
+44 7791 090545
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (8 reviews)
“quiche” (4 reviews)
“cullen skink” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Pentland Mains Inside Pentland Plants, Loanhead EH20 9QG, Scotland
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

its a shame the café could not take the time to offer a child box for a 2.5yrs old we had asked for a child sandwich and looks like they just made up a price £4.oo for a extra 95p staff member was being trained...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Roam322535
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Very disappointed, member of staff on shop floor disinterested and rude when approached, Caroline? Didn’t get her last name. Coffee shop very busy, latte was not good, milk was barely warmed up. Will not be back.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank mnjam2018
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We were very pleased to find this café on a trip down from a stay in Scotland, after a search on the internet to find a dog friendly garden centre (anticipating that we would have to sit outside). Their website said that dogs were allowed...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 31 July 2018

So we had visited the nearby Swedish superstore but could not face the feeding frenzy in their cafeteria so found ourselves at Pentland Plants for the first time hoping they had a coffee shop. They had a “todays specials” notice up which included a roast...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

This has a lovely feel to it. Gorgeous home bakes. Amazing clothes and coffee. Try!! You'll buy! My respite place. Love the sense of it.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Erica G
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Lots of nice home baking and very fresh meals. Staff are friendly. Downside is that it is a bit expensive but as garden centres go prices are about the same as Dobbies

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lesliefin
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We met family here as a last stop before travelling home. The menu was varied and there was something for all. Three of us had quiche which came with salad and coleslaw - we ordered sweet potato chips as an extra. They were very nice...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank The12Powells
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Service horrendous. Woman with long grey blonde hair rude . Worst experience. Will not be back or recommend.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Carolyn R
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I am reluctantly writing this as we have been a long time customer for many years. After ordering under the new table number system and paying for our meal we awaited our hot food! 10 minutes passed and I went back to counter were I...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mark D
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Have gone past the entrance to this garden centre many, many times but a friend said I should go in and see for myself how good it is. We had a very good cup of coffee and excellent scones . We sat in comfort and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank Margaret T
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pentland Mains Inside Pentland Plants, Loanhead EH20 9QG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Midlothian  >  Loanhead
  • Phone Number: +44 7791 090545
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