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Tipsy Nipper

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Clubhouse Fife Airport, Glenrothes KY6 2SL, Scotland
+44 1592 610436
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (11 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Clubhouse Fife Airport, Glenrothes KY6 2SL, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely small restaurant, set in Fife’s independent small aircraft airfield , which means you can have pretty spectacular views when dining. The menu is varied and all foods are freshly cooked , service is good . They also do high teas on a Sunday...More

Thank Lynda B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Used this place a few times,always find it value for money.Small menu,but everything ordered was well presented and hot.Friendly staff and fresh produce from local suppliers.

Thank dhleask9
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent cooked breakfast this morning, food was piping hot, it was good value and the service was great too. We are looking forward to coming back again soon.

Reviewed 11 January 2018

We went for lunch and we were disappointed. There was a lot of choice but maybe this was the problem if they cut down the menu and concentrated on a smaller menu. I had the beef Thai curry which was very bland and the rice...More

Thank dawn t
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Hearty food , no frills, but very tasty traditional menus. Excellent VFM with the added bonus of having a real live runway just 70 m away. Probably best at weekends when the private pilots will be out, if you are going for the planes though.

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This is definitely a hidden gem. The choice of food is brilliant - we had three menus to choose from, the service was excellent and nothing was too much trouble. The views from the restaurant were lovely looking along the air strip. This restaurant off...More

Thank HAAllred1970
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Went there for their high tea, not impressed by the menu.I was left thinking that they charge hotel prices and give you cafeteria service with their seating arrangements , although the staff worked hard there was'nt enough of them to cope.i for one wont be...More

Thank david02FifeScotland
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Food was alright but nothing to rave about. Service was good and staff were very welcoming and friendly.

Thank Jenni W
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We have visited the typsy Nipper on quite a few occasions, our friends live in Glenrothes hand go regularly. Its at the Fife Airport and nice to watch the planes come and go. The staff are really friendly and will do anything they can for...More

Thank ellamosso
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Always busy on a Sunday for High Tea. £10.95 per person for tea, toast, cakes and main meal. I have not been here for almost 10 years. Still value for money. Possibly not the same quality compared to the last time I was there but...More

Thank Badfeeling2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clubhouse Fife Airport, Glenrothes KY6 2SL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  Glenrothes
  • Phone Number: +44 1592 610436
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