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The Smithy

) #1 of 5 Restaurants in New Galloway ££ - £££ Cafe, British,
The Smithy High Street, New Galloway DG7 3RN, Scotland
+44 1644 420269
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (28 reviews)
“quiche” (10 reviews)
“cakes” (30 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Smithy High Street, New Galloway DG7 3RN, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped here for lunch. We were lucky the weather was nice enough to sit outside with the dog. We enjoyed scampi and chips which arrived quickly and were hot and crisp with scrummy chips and tartar sauce. The menu has a lot to choose from...More

Thank Janice H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely place to stop on a hot day with dog for a lovely refreshing cup of tea and piece of cake.. staff very nice and dog was allowed to sit with me outside..

Thank Beverley W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called here on way home from visit to Threave Gardens - what a fantastic little tea room - and situated beside a bubbling stream - ideal for relaxing break. Tea and scones were excellent and noticed someone close by having the apple pie and ice...More

Thank josie757
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful glass of green tea that you could watch blossom as it steeped. Lovely lunch of tomato and courgette soup, smoked haddock quiche. Had a dish of honeycomb ice cream from cream o Galloway, delicious. Lovely cafe with nice outdoor seating too. Nice...More

Thank zeusy33
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Stopped here by chance and had lunch....lovely staff, lovely food and the best apple pie! Would highly recommend this place, we sat outside by the water sun was shinning just beautiful, very good menu and the cakes were fab

Thank dot785
David B, Owner at The Smithy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Thank you for your kind comments , its always nice to get feedback from our customers. Thank you again . Dave

Reviewed 29 April 2017

A welcome find on a chilly April Saturday - a warm greeting and from Marion and staff with excellent coffee accompanied by exquisite almond and raspberry cake for me, whilst my hubby enjoyed a generous helping of apple pie with cream - clean and tidy...More

Thank h0ppit
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the tea room a few time and were never disappointed. The chips are a must. Ladies are very friendly and will chat and help you find things to do. There is a little shop in the tea room with some lovely bit.

Thank lillykelly
Reviewed 19 April 2017

A nice little tea room in New Galloway, not very many tables, so getting a seat can be difficult. The staff are friendly and efficient. I was served one of the best burgers I've had in a very long time.

Thank alexathodgeheg
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for lunch when out cycling, the staff were very welcoming and helpful. We sat outside to start with but it was cold and as soon as a table became available inside the staff helped us move. The food was...More

Thank Derek C
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed good quality food today. Homemade soup, cakes and pies, traditional Scottish fayre. The welcome was friendly and service excellent. We will return another time :-)

Thank JodieMartin1108
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$11
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Smithy High Street, New Galloway DG7 3RN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  New Galloway
  • Phone Number: +44 1644 420269
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