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Palmerston's Cafe

20 Atholl Street, Dunkeld PH8 0AR, Scotland
+44 1350 727231
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (92 reviews)
“soup” (34 reviews)
“rock buns” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
20 Atholl Street, Dunkeld PH8 0AR, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Meals are freshly prepared and I actually returned hoping that they still had the local Dunkeld Smokehouse Smoked Salmon on offer. I was not disappointed. It came with a fresh salad, and an ample serving of what I would describe as the best smoked salmon...More

Thank CraigD1888
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped on in Dunkeld on the way to Crieff Hydro. We went into Palmerstons for lunch and were not disappointed. They have a great menu and food is all freshly prepared. The salad served with our baked potatoes was so fresh, we usually are...More

Thank kittykat167
Reviewed 13 April 2018

After a long walk from Logierait we were gasping for a cuppa and cake. There were a couple of places to choose from but Palmerston's was there so we went in. It was busy but we got a nice wee seat by the window. The...More

Thank travellingsusie10
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We’ve had lovely home made scones here, also a takeaway packed lunch which was great value and lovely fresh ingredients.

Thank lyco12
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Pouring with rain ... hungry after a walk ... able to have an organic, locally sourced lunch ... they were readily able to cope with DF and GF diets .... and very pleasant and efficient service. The sandwiches for our grandson were excellent value!

Thank Annie L
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Wish I had taken 2 more steps to the cafe's next door as the difference in cost was considerable. My 'sandwich' consisted of 1 slice of bread with slices of cheese on top with a small salad and coleslaw on the side. Correct me if...More

2  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Popped in before The Land Rover Experience. Very friendly staff with a good selection from the Menu. Freshly made food. Nice atmosphere. Street Parking .

Thank Clinky123
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We arrived in Dunkeld on a wet, grey and cold(dreich) day. Our tummies were empty and from the on-line menu we knew they had plenty of tasty and warming fayre. The brocolli and stilton soup had a depth of flavour that was easy to savour...More

Thank mark h
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Just have to say, the scones are amazing. Delicious indeed. Perfectly baked, slightly crusty. Best I’ve had in a long time

Thank Fifer
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

After visiting The Hermitage for a walk in the morning we stumbled across Palmerston’s cafe. Very welcoming and friendly staff! The homemade walnut and maple scone was amazing! And my husband said the coffee cake was one of the best he had ever tried! Would...More

Thank Sophie C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Atholl Street, Dunkeld PH8 0AR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Dunkeld
  • Phone Number: +44 1350 727231
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