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The Old Cheese Shop Cafe - CLOSED

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“south street”(6 reviews)
We serve local and organic ingredients, delicious cakes, grilled cheese sandwiches, paninis, soups and gluten-free cheese&charcuterie sharing boards. We have comfortable seating inside and outside in our garden cafe located in a sheltered courtyard...more
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141 South Street | Burghers Close, St Andrews KY16 9UN, Scotland
+44 1334 477355
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

Not sure why the heading indicates this is closed? We parked nearby and stopped in just based on a signboard in front. It was a nice sunny day and we sat in the courtyard. The service was friendly and helpful. We opted to share the...More

Thank RichardinOhio
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Great location, but feel it is v expensive for lunch. Be aware 10% service charge is added automatically too.

Thank judetay
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Didn’t actually realise that this was quite a pricey little place . The sharing platter being £32 and my husbands salmon ciabatta £12.95!! Still the soup was only £4.95 . Nice place to sit outside and friendly service

Thank karenb21
Reviewed 30 May 2018

We discovered this cafe while walking down the street and were so glad we ventured down the small alley that led to the courtyard and cafe. There is indoor and outdoor seating and we were there on a beautiful and sunny day so we sat...More

Thank Michele B
Caroline N, Manager at The Old Cheese Shop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely review, we’re very happy you enjoyed everything!

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Tucked away in a court yard, this isn’t the most obvious of St Andrews’ many cafes but it’s well worth seeking out. The menu offers a creative selection of salads, soups and panini. The service is friendly and the Tumeric late was lovely.

Thank mattontwowheels
Reviewed 25 April 2018

we found this down an alley when we were searching for a lunch place. food of the highest quality (great vegetarian stuff), prepared and served beautifully. clean premises (fairly small) with a lovely atmosphere. would go there again like a shot. good value, simple menu...More

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Caroline N, Manager at The Old Cheese Shop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Thank you for the lovely review, we are glad you enjoyed everything🤗

Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely lunch here with my mum today. Great range of freshly prepared healthy meals and snacks. Interesting options include soups, salads and sandwiches which are served with really fresh ingredients. The staff were friendly and helpful, with a good knowledge of the menu. Will be...More

Thank Claire G
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I was just looking for a cup of tea when I stumbled upon this café, but then the lunch menu looked so good, I had kale soup and an amazing grilled ham-n-cheese sandwich (the word "sandwich" does not do justice to the treat). My sons...More

Thank Laura94025
Caroline N, Manager at The Old Cheese Shop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you very much for your review, we are happy you enjoyed everything!

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely café on South Street that we popped into for lunch on cold damp Saturday in St Andrews. We received a warm welcome from the friendly waitress and I opted for the lunch special of soup and a phenomenal toastie for £5. The soup was...More

Thank Cheech2014
Caroline N, Manager at The Old Cheese Shop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thank you for this beautiful review, glad you enjoyed your experience and warmed up in our cafe on such a cold day.

Reviewed 21 March 2018

Came across this by accident. Funky little Scandinavian style cafe. Great value and lovely food. Excellent service. Plenty of vegan and veghie choices.

Thank Chris W
Caroline N, Manager at The Old Cheese Shop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Thank you so much for a wonderful review, we’re glad you enjoyed our offerings.

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