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Cafe In The Square

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4 Church Square | St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 9NN, Scotland
+44 1334 477744
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good37%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (21 reviews)
“sandwiches” (12 reviews)
“soup” (22 reviews)
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Cafe, Soups, Scottish, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
4 Church Square | St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 9NN, Scotland
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Reviewed 29 August 2015

Sometimes popular tourist destinations have a few restaurants and cafes where standards are not kept as high as they should be. The café In The Square is an exception. Centrally located, this spacious, clean, simple café is wonderful - we were here for a snacky...More

1  Thank Ena-Bill
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Lovely bowl of curried parsnip soup and crusty bread. Nice clean surroundings, staff lovely with good service and a nice choice of things to eat!

1  Thank trinni31
Reviewed 21 July 2015

We popped in here today for coffee and a scone. The scone was delicious, the best I've had in a while. Apparently the carrot cake was good too!

1  Thank Crail28
Reviewed 19 June 2015

This place has a great location in town and has some nice outdoor seating. It is generally quite humble if compared to some of St Andrews' more up-market restaurants and cafes but that was the great thing about the place. I had a coronation chicken...More

2  Thank MrEllingham
Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Fantastic find. Great to find somewhere that caters for people with coeliac disease. I had a gorgeous gluten free apple crumble. Lovely staff and wee courtyard. Will definitely visit again.

2  Thank Eleanor H
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Its worth finding this place. Nice and clean ,friendly staff and the lovely scones come with amazing home made raspberry jam

2  Thank Lynne K
Reviewed 12 May 2015

Ideal for a quick good-value lunch. Menu is simple - food is good and reliable. They also do a take-away option. Coronation Chic baguette and homemade soup are favourites. They also stock items of St Andrews pottery incase that's of interest.

1  Thank Ken B
Reviewed 3 April 2015

Disregard the main photo on this site as it relates to St Andrews Square in Edinburgh .Trip advisor are needing to take the photo down. I will put a photo on for the front of the Café . Dropped in for a spot of lunch...More

2  Thank craigluscar
Reviewed 26 March 2015

My grown up daughter and I visited here after a bracing walk on the beach up to the Cathedral. We were more than peckish and thoroughly enjoyed our lunch. I had a bowl of delicious soup with crusty bread and my daughter had egg baguette...More

1  Thank idopam
Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

This is a lovely friendly cafe where the food and coffee are goo . It is also good to see all the lovely paintings on the walls.

1  Thank Sandra R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Church Square | St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 9NN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  St Andrews
  • Phone Number: +44 1334 477744
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