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Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Cafe, British,
Balnaboth Steading | Finzean, Banchory AB31 6PA, Scotland
+44 1330 850710
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (65 reviews)
“quiche” (18 reviews)
“oatcakes” (16 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
Balnaboth Steading | Finzean, Banchory AB31 6PA, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely bowl of soup here with home made organic bread & oatcakes. Unfortunately we missed out on a few of the cakes which had been there at the start of our visit but had sold out. Serving staff were apologetic - &...More

Thank Alsace_11
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

That is kind of you appreciate that we had been very busy and our cakes had taken a big hit that day. We all appreciate how crestfallen you must have been not to be able to have the cakes that you had eyed up when...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Quaint restaurant with excellent fan fare. Staff very attentive and food is fresh and tasty. Beautiful scenery surrounds this place.

Thank terisineni
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Fantastic to know that you enjoyed your trip out to the Farm Shop and we are very grateful that you took the time to post your review. We hope you will come again!

Reviewed 12 October 2018

We have been fortunate to buy produce and our meal supplies at Finzean Farm Shop with it’s great selection while staying at The Kennels. Lovely friendly atmosphere with delicious luncheon and attentive staff.

Thank Sue G
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for posting your kind review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your holiday here in Finzean and the Farm Shop was able to keep you well fed! We hope very much that you will manage to return one day.

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Whilst saving away delivering in the wilds of deepest deeside I stopped in by the Finzean Farm Shop and grabbed a coffee to go and a sandwich. Very reasonably priced and super fresh ingredients. The coffee hit the spot nicely, and set me up for...More

Thank CourierNo1
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for posting such a lovely review and we hope your parcels/special deliveries bring you back to Finzean!

Reviewed 2 October 2018

Great Scottish breakfast in lovely surroundings and a super place to shop for local delicacies. Well worth a visit

Thank Brian W
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

We are delighted you had a yummy breakfast and enjoyed browsing in the shop. Many thanks for writing your review!

Reviewed 2 October 2018

On our way for a stay in Ballater to attend the Braemar Gathering the next day, we chose to stop at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, having recently eaten at Potarch, Aboyne, Ballater & Braemar on another trip. The car park was very...More

Thank Larsonsmummy
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for your 4* review, for being a repeat customer and this being your second review! Once again, we were very glad to hear that you enjoyed the food and the service. The quality of ingredients is very important to us and we try...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

This is abit out of the way, but well worth the drive. It is a nice shop selling home farmed meat and veg. The coffee shop has a nice feel, very tidy and clean. The food is very good but the portions are abit on...More

Thank spursman9999
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Glad you found us and enjoyed your time at the Farm Shop! Many thanks for posting your review and we hope you will manage to return one day.

Reviewed 24 September 2018

Stopped off for a sandwich lunch. Despite the restaurant not appearing overly busy, staff seemed oblivious to providing anything near a prompt attentive service. We waited what felt like an excessive period of time to place a simple order of two sandwiches and two drinks....More

Thank anicoll2018
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

We were very disheartened to read your review and sorry that you didn’t enjoy your visit to the Farm Shop. We have been unprecedentedly busy for this time of year due to the exceptionally sunny and mild weather. Naturally, we are delighted that so many...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is a lovely little cafe/tea shop, combined with an equally lovely and far-too-tempting farm shop. We turned up rather bedraggled after a very damp local walk, to find several others who'd had the same idea - but there are plenty of tables in two...More

Thank Rachel7Mary7
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Hope your next visit will be when the sun is out! Despite the wet weather it was very busy in the shop/tearoom that day but we were pleased to read that the coffee cake saved the day in the absence of a fruit scone! Thank...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Visited for lunch on a weekend - gets busy so if you can book in advance. The Paninis and salad were delicious and we were spoilt for choice on cakes. Loved the food and wares for sale in the shop too. Well worth a visit

Thank J0B
Feugh, Owner at Finzean Estate Farm Shop & Tea Room, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you so much for your review 😊.

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George H
8 September 2018|
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Response from Feugh | Property representative |
Yes we are. The shop & tearoom is housed on two floors, with the majority of shop items & tables being downstairs. Due it being an old converted steading I’m afraid we don’t have a lift to the upper floor. Apologies not to... More
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TRacket
12 August 2018|
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Response from Feugh | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are dog friendly! There is a fenced off patch of grass that dogs can go into or on a dry day dog owners sit on the outside tables with their dogs beside them. We have plenty of dog water bowls too... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$28
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Balnaboth Steading | Finzean, Banchory AB31 6PA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Banchory
  • Phone Number: +44 1330 850710
  • E-mail
Description
Family run Farm Shop and Tea Room offering the very best home made meals and cakes, using local and seasonal produce. Set in the beautiful Finzean valley in Royal Deeside, the shop has stunning views of the Estate and beyond. The shop sells a wide range of grocery items from lovely fresh vegetables, home reared beef, Finzean venison & game (seasonal), ready made meals & soups, local artisan cheeses, cured meat, homemade preserves and much much more! The walls display stunning Scottish artists work (many local) as well as interesting & thoughtful gifts and books for all ages. Our hampers are very popular and the contents are entirely as you choose them to be.
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