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172 At The Caird

££ - £££European, British,
172 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DG, Scotland
+44 1382 223934
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
172 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DG, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Decided to visit for our anniversary dinner. Hadn’t pre booked but we were welcomed. Said we would have dinner at 8:15. Someone then came back and said “No, we’re quiet so can you eat earlier”. We reluctantly agreed. I had assumed we were the only...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank APMurray71
Martin C, General Manager at 172 At The Caird, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi AP Murray, I would firstly like to apologise for the service you received when you dined with us. This is not the service we expect staff to give customers.I would be grateful if you could send an email to Clairehenney@icloud.com so I can look...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We were both looking forward to our first visit to 172 The Caird. Decided to have a drink in the bar before our meal and found the service very slow although there were 6 people serving behind the bar. On to the restaurant which is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JoLow
Martin C, General Manager at 172 At The Caird, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi JoLow,I'm sorry that your experience was tainted. could I please ask you so email me on: clairehenney@icloud.com so I can investigate this issue further. Kind Regards Claire Henney General Manager

Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate here after our daughter's PGDE graduation ceremony. Nicely decorated restaurant with lovely high ceilings. Good selection of food. The whole menu wasn't available before 5 pm, but there was still plenty of choice. Very reasonably priced drinks. We had two the macaroni cheese...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kathryndob
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an absolutely fantastic evening for my staffs annual night out. Massive appreciation to their General Manager, Claire, who was fantastic when it came to help organising this. The cocktails issued, the meal and the overall service was absolutely fantastic. Also a massive thanks and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dillon230995
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wrote a review back in feb 2018 after we had an unpleasant experience. Well this visit has restored my faith. We went after a visit to the rep. The food was excellent. The drinks were excellent. And our waiter was lovely. Thoroughly enjoyed it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank poppy1Scotland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food, atmosphere and staff where all brilliant. We arrived to a very friendly welcome and shown to our table. During our meal we where checked on serval times which was nice always there before we’d to ask great customer service, seems to be happening less...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KathleenF84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The title of this review was taken from their website. Words are cheap. My experience was less than welcome. We visited on Friday 28th December with friends, looking forward to using our £50 voucher on cocktails. Although it was advertised as Fizz Fridays and 2...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank Robbie N
Martin C, General Manager at 172 At The Caird, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Robbie, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. Firstly I would like to offer my sincere apologies to you for your recent visit with us at 172, unfortunately we do not have complete control over the website as a third...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for my nieces birthday cocktail class with Megan, what a great experience.Megan took the time to explain everything to us and was very patient and I would highly recommend you have a class with her. Also visited the main bar where the staff...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Foxxyslady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here on a saturday night just after Xmas and it was surprisingly busy. We went to sit on a couple of seats beside the window. After nearly finishing our first drink we were told to move as the band were about to start...More

Date of visit: December 2018
4  Thank chrisusher23
Martin C, General Manager at 172 At The Caird, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Chrisusher23, I'm sorry to hear about your recent visit with us. I have investigated the matter further and can only offer my deepest apologies. If you could please email me on: admin@172atthecaird.com I would like to inform you personally of the outcome and offer...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing time with my family yesterday. Cocktail class with Robson, highly recommended. Also got chance to nip down to Capones , will definitely be back. Thanks for a great day.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Jackie D
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14 November 2018|
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Response from nmcn2018 | Reviewed this property |
They had a few different options but were also very accomodating if you phoned up and placed your request. A member of our company was a vegetarian and also fussy.....lol......
6 November 2018|
Response from kiadundee | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they will be serving lunch on Christmas Day. Phone them x
2 August 2018|
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Response from ClaireH4329 | Property representative |
Hi Claire, Yes we are wheelchair friendly but our disabled access is around the back of the building. I would suggest nipping in the front entrance first so a member of staff can show your round and in threw the disabled... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 172 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dundee
  • Phone Number: +44 1382 223934
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