Welcome to The Scrib Tree, a delightful country emporium nestled in the heart of the Lanarkshire village of Douglas. Selling quality farm produce, fine coffee, perfect cakes and beautiful gifts, we aim to offer a distinctive and exciting retail experience from the moment you arrive and cross our threshold. Be you browsing our range of quality foods and handcrafted gifts or sipping coffee by the stove, we hope your time spent with us will be comfortable and enjoyable. We’re situated in the midst of the 33,000 acre Douglas Estate and offer refuge and refreshment all year round. Do come in…

Fresh Seasonal Produce

You can do two things with our farm fresh produce at The Scrib Tree. You can either buy it and take it home or you can sample it in our very elegant surroundings. At the very heart of our business is a desire to More...

Pop in for a coffee

We’re proud to serve coffee roasted for us by the Giambastiani family business, Italian Aroma. Drum roasted by hand in Glasgow using traditional Italian methods it promises not to disappoint. We grind on-site and use a traditional espresso machine to prepare something More...

An array of fine giftware awaits you at The Scrib Tree. As well as showcasing some of the best food the area has to offer, we’re also thrusting some of our best local artisans into the limelight. Hand-turned wood and hand-thrown pottery alongside More...

  • 30-03-2020
    We are continuing to operate as a retail outlet selling fresh daily essentials only. Our cafe remains closed for the foreseeable future. Please stay safe and, if visiting us to shop, adhere to social distancing guidance. 
  • 09-07-2020
    We continue to cary a good selection of fresh fruit, vegetables, butchery and dairy available to purchase in-store and to pre-order for collection. Please pop in to browse or email john@thescribtree.co.uk for further information. 
  • 09-07-2020
    In line with Scottish Government guidance all customers will be expected to wear a face covering when shopping from Friday 10th July 
  • 09-07-2020
    We are currently serving take-away hot drinks and cakes only until further notice. Our outdoor seating area is operational and you are welcome to enjoy your take away there. Our indoor seating will remain closed for the time being. 

Sourcing close to home

We aim to source all of our produce as locally as possible. The closer the better as far as we're concerned. That's why you'll find beef, game, lamb and vegetables farmed on our own Estates wherever possible and a complimentary range of meats, fresh vegetables and ambient products sourced as More...