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Acorn Centre

West High Street, Inverurie AB51 3SA, Scotland
+44 1467 670850
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (19 reviews)
“scones” (8 reviews)
“soup” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
West High Street, Inverurie AB51 3SA, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At a busy lunch time, the service was prompt and efficient. The food was well cooked and the baking was delicious.

Thank dpaberdeen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On frequent visits to Inverurie to meet friends we always go into the Acorn Centre for a light lunch and usually return later for tea/coffee. The food is freshly prepared,tasty and always served with a smile.

Thank MEM184
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. That we have so many regular customers like yourselves lets us know we must be doing something right! Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Mike

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popped in for lunch which is served up by volunteers. Spotlessly clean and the food was excellent. Will definitely be back

Thank georger140
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your great review! We look forward to welcoing you back soon. Regards Mike

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Surroundings okay but very noisy. I would avoid the crepes as were served cold and were certainly not cooked fresh. Very expensive was £18.40 for 2 crepes, small soup, black coffee, small apple juice and glass of milk. If you want someplace with nice surroundings,...More

Thank balbarrie668
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Dear Balbarrie668, Many thanks for your review. It's never great to get a less favourable review, but thankfully as previous reviews will show, they are in the minority. I have investigated your comments and can assure you that all food is made on the premises...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch with a family member and got a warm friendly welcome. All the food is homemade and delicious. Nothing overboard but just what you need for lunch or a quick break. All run by volunteers - very impressed!

Thank VisitingHay
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Mike

Reviewed 28 March 2018

The food is always great here, the scones in particular are wonderful. It's a great place to catch up with friends, either over a coffee or for lunch. The prices are very reasonable given the excellent quality of the food and the staff are attentive....More

Thank MiserableMyrtle
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Many thanks for your great review! That your experience reflects exactly what we are trying to achieve at the Acorn Centre is a huge compliment and a great testament to the hard work of our superb volunteers. We look forward to welcoming you back soon....More

Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Popped into the Acorn for a light lunch and was very pleasantly surprised. Food tasted home made with large or small portions available. Price very reasonable for what we got. Staff very friendly and attentive. Will visit again

Thank sunbeamimp
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Many thanks for your review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 14 February 2018

Good food. Lunch combo is lovely for a light lunch and the coffee is excellent. Staff are helpful and pleasant. Pictures display by local groups and individuals, which changes monthly, is an added interest.

Thank S H
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Many thanks S H for your review. Making people happy is a great outcome! We look forward to welcoming you back to the Acorn Centre soon. Kind regards Mike

Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Arrived mid afternoon. Really enjoyed the tea and great cakes ( cappuccino cream + pecan toffee short bread) All the Staff are helpful and friendly.

Thank dpaberdeen
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Many thanks for your review and so glad that you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Mike

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

A really good coffee shop in town centre but little or no ambience. Serves fresh baked cakes but small coffees which is disappointingMore

Thank tufty1940
acornmanager1, Manager at Acorn Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Dear Tufty, Many thanks for your review. I'm sorry that you felt we lacked ambiance. We do not have piped music so that people can hear each other talk - the sound of chatter and laughter being the sweetest music of all! We can provide...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West High Street, Inverurie AB51 3SA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Inverurie
  • Phone Number: +44 1467 670850
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Description
Housed within the West Church of Inverurie and is a community-focussed enterprise of the Church of Scotland
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