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24 North Street, St Andrews KY16 9AQ, Scotland
+44 1334 473997
08:30 - 16:30
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San Francisco, California
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was attracted to Northpoint because of the Kate & Wills connection, but when we arrived hungry and thirsty, we were so pleased with the food and service! We each got a "melt" that was quickly prepared and super delicious. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Casey B
London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's hard to get a table at lunchtime at weekend. But if you are looking for hearty, brunchy fare, then this place is good

Thank Russreviews101
St Andrews, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Northpoint is popular with both locals and tourists, especially because of it's 'connection' with Wills and Kate! I regularly go for pancakes at breakfast and the service is always quick and friendly. However, it is a small cafe and it is often very busy and there have been times where there have been no free seats. There are a variety... More 

Thank iamers
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Today my family and I called at this lovely cafe with very friendly staff and indulged in the best pancakes I have ever had. Would not hesitate to recommend!!! A+

Thank Carl A
England, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

A popular little spot, very busy and not very big. Staff are friendly and menu basic but satisfactory for something quick. What they do, they do well.

Thank Elaine B
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We have passed this place many many times and have not gone in. The reason being the exterior decoration. I think the premises looks more like a shop than an awesome diner. Anyway my wife wanted a take away coffee so used this place. Once you step in the door, the choice of food, snacks, cakes etc is impressive as... More 

Thank Paul D
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Busy brunch venue. Absolutely delicious bagels and excellent coffee. Apparently it's the place for pancakes. Didn't see any princesses though!

Thank Neil M
Denver, Colorado
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1,196 reviews
402 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,328 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We chose Northpoint from TripAdvisor reviews - it appears to be a very popular hang-out for the locals & is very busy. We had a nice brunch but, honestly, it was nothing out of the ordinary. I'm not sure why this café is so popular?

Thank denver60
Durham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

"Where Kate met Wills" I went to the town to visit a friend who studies there and was told to try their pancakes, which were nicely flavoured and pretty filling. I also ordered a brie, turkey and cranberry sauce melt, which was pretty decent and for that price I think I got quite a big portion. My friend ordered a... More 

Thank Erica C
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Dropped in to have a quick coffee and a scone. The Scone (blueberry) with clotted cream was absolutely top notch. They serve them cold, but if you ask (recommended) they will warm it up for you. The service was lovely, the people very friendly, and the interior is very bright and comfortable.

Thank Rano1985

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 North Street, St Andrews KY16 9AQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  St Andrews
  • Phone Number: +44 1334 473997

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