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Saulmore Shore By Connel | Saulmore Shore, Connel, Oban PA37 1PU, Scotland
+44 1631 565718
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10:00 - 17:00
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Oban, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely lunch sitting outside at Poppies! Hot smoked salmon pate was delicious! Service was quick and attentive and it was a lovely afternoon in the sunshine!

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Thank Obangal
Hampshire
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98 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Finally got here at a time when it wasn't too busy to get a table. Had great lunchtime snacks on two occasions, with good service and excellent quality food. On the first visit, they added cheese to my wife's veggie burger by accident. My wife pointed out the mistake and rather than deduct the cost of the cheese they removed... More 

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symington
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Been popping in over the past few years when passing or on hols in tbe area,superb attentive staff , amazing food, i,m a creature of habit, usually have tge seafood platter , butwas tempted by the saefood chowder, was sensationalist, my wife had the platter, she needed help to finish lol , and the views ovrr to the marina and... More 

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Thank iain j
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On route to Oban. A great place to visit! A great tea room with great views. Lovely customer service

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Thank Mark H
Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have to admit have passed Poppies lots of time while visiting Oban but this is the first time we actually came in. Very friendly, helpful staff in cafe and in shop. Lovely gift shop and the man in the garden centre was lovely. The meringues are massive. There were none left but they whipped some up for us.The views are... More 

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Thank Delzer65
Downham Market, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth a visit, we have been in quite a few times since we moved here at the end of March. We're only been in for coffee and cake so far, but the food looks really good, and will be giving that a go at some point (soon I hope). The only criticisms I have is that they have run... More 

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Thank Wells G W
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were passing through and stopped for lunch. Staff were friendly and efficient. Place modern and there's a super view of the loch and mountains. We both had the lunch special which was excellent (although no Parmesan available for spag bol tut tut). Recommend the regular double shot cappuccino as well. Well done Poppies!!

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Thank John T
Oban, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service and Location is key . Could imagine it gets even busier when the sun's out. Good selection of food and drink. Cakes too. Well done poppies ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

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Thank allanowski
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great views, great restaurant, good food, lovely staff, used by locals-which we like to see, good value. Interesting garden centre

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1 Thank Janet M
Port Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good lunch in an fantastic setting overlooking Marina and Dunstaffnage Castle. Garden centre relatively small, but some great selections of plants

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 13
Cuisine
Cafe, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saulmore Shore By Connel | Saulmore Shore, Connel, Oban PA37 1PU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Oban  >  Connel
  • Phone Number: +44 1631 565718
Description
OPEN 7 days 10am -5pm
SCOTTISH BAKER OF THE YEAR WINNER!! Good soup guide & GTN Great Garden Centre Award. Popular coffee house restaurant, garden centre and gift shop. Spectacular views and comfortable surroundings. All of our delicious menu from seafood platter to macaroni and cakes are freshly cooked on the premises. Fresh ground coffees & extensive tea menu. From Poppies With Love x.
FREE AMPLE PARKING

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Redhill, United Kingdom
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