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24 North Street, St Andrews KY16 9AQ, Scotland
+44 1334 473997
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“pancakes” (33 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
24 North Street, St Andrews KY16 9AQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The scones here are the best I've ever eaten and I've eaten a lot! I had apple and cinnamon - divine! My granddaughter had lemon cake, she loved it and we got another piece for her to take away. Great coffee and smoothie. Loved the...More

Thank Dotty003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

May 21, 2017 - While visiting St. Andrews, we had to stop at North Point Cafe to get a feel for the atmosphere and taste the food. Prince William and Kate Middleton ate here while going to university. We don't know which seat they usually...More

Thank JerryH9905
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The title pretty much sums it up. It’s a busy place but it has quick service and the chatter and bustle makes it feel quite comfortable. There are small tables crammed together quite closely - I gave my table up to a larger group and...More

Thank BlueTattoo
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Only stopped here for coffee one morning but looking at the food and cakes around us, we wished we were staying for breakfast/brunch, it all looked fab! The service was good and the coffee was nice and the toilets were clean. It lacked the cafe...More

Thank 2efc2
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a coffee Very busy very noisy very fast at serving you A bit cramped Only one toilet very grubby indeed. Coffee was ok.

Thank mcgheeben
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We've been coming to the Northpoint for years and years and we've never had a bad visit. Delicious sandwiches, soups, pancakes and home baking. Friendly, helpful staff. On our most recent trip my mum's hot chocolate was too cold for her tastes and was immediately...More

Thank ScotlandAliH
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Small and very popular student cafe. Supposedly Kate and Prince William had coffee here when they were students. Close to cathedral and harbor. Friendly service, solid food, always packed. Closes at 5.

Thank KellyNebraska
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The yummiest Cappuccino, scrumptious Canadian-style pancakes, good soups and sandwiches and a prime location - if you sit at table 3 or 4, you're overlooking the castle and the sea... I spent three days writing and drinking and eating in this wonderful place. Fast WiFi,...More

Thank robinhoeher
Reviewed 27 August 2017

One of our favourite breakfast spots in St Andrews. The pancakes are always on point. The menu is great and a nice to see things that are a bit different on the menu. Particularly like the griddle melts and bagels. A good range of hot...More

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Great afternoon tea, super scones and cakes. Good value. Just what you need after a walk around town!

Thank Mark R
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Lorna S
28 May 2016|
Response from samb323 | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure what time they serve breakfast until but we were there for around 11am
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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