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13 Arbuthnott Place, Stonehaven AB39 2JA, Scotland
+44 1569 767437
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (35 reviews)
“cakes” (39 reviews)
“soup” (18 reviews)
Opens in 24 min
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Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13 Arbuthnott Place, Stonehaven AB39 2JA, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

The Villa must be commended on their efforts to cater for everyone! They usually have a gorgeous vegan soup (my fav is their lentil soup) and the hummus and red pepper panini is delicious 😋 they also offer other vegan options which are nice too....More

Thank kymwhittet
Reviewed 5 days ago

Warm and welcoming little cafe. Friendly staff who were attentive without being fussy. We had the special hot chocolate which had marshmallows, cream, sprinkles, chocolate buttons ... delicious! Cracking choice of cakes and biscuits on the trolley. Can’t fault it at all but can highly...More

Thank TickledPinkScotland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice food, served with a smile by the waitress. Good choice of different dishes and sandwich combos. Parking can be difficult but outwit the control of the owners. Well placed if out for a walk around the bay.

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful place 5 minutes walk from market square. I was greeted with a very warm and friendly welcome from all of the staff. Nothing was too much trouble at all. Worth a visit for the fabulous cake trolley alone!

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Great staff, fresh home bakes, comfortable seating. Good Caber coffee, well made Caffe Latte. Very popular, reservations needed for lunch.

Thank Summrs
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Small cosy cafe delivering excellent customer service and very tasty food. Stopped here for lunch. Good menu with daily specials included. Opted for baked potato which was hot and tasty with nice side salad. I asked for tap water and it came with a slice...More

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Came to visit and have brunch in the villa and was rather disappointed over all. The coffee (from caber which is good coffee!) was weak and not as flavoursome as it should be. Salads which accompanied bagels are non imaginative and lack of flair. We...More

Thank Pauline E
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Always made welcome and the food is very good everything homemade good selection of home baking They also do smaller portions of their meals which is good for older customers and children

Thank mariancusiter
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Visited here after reading great reviews. We went for lunch and were not disappointed. A great wee find.

Thank mrsgav
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

After paid a visit to Dunnottar Castle, we were hungry and look for something local. From some reviews in TripAdvisor and shor location from castle, we choosed this little charming cafe/brasserie. Coffee was good, soup was delicious and the cakes were so good looking. My...More

Thank Agyys
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Arbuthnott Place, Stonehaven AB39 2JA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Stonehaven
  • Phone Number: +44 1569 767437
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