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The Cottage Kitchen

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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Updated 19/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 19/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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US$7 - US$16
CUISINES
Cafe, Scottish
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews brunch cakes sausage rolls polenta cake stornoway black pudding chicken coffee and cake qr code lovely cafe light lunch sit outside day trip friendly atmosphere the food is great worth the wait andrews grant
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Reviewed 5 November 2020

Popped in here the other day for a quick lunch - no available tables inside but it was lovely sitting outside in the little courtyard. Food was delicious and would highly recommend. Staff very friendly.

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 10 October 2020

This is a great atmosphere for outdoor seating and a great cappuccino and scone! I highly recommend it on a sunny day

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 3 October 2020

We were looking for a café for some breakfast & bumped into this lil one, very warm welcome & very dog friendly, we sat out in the back garden which was perfect, all tables were in the covid distance and well thought through which was...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 20 September 2020 via mobile

My friend and I popped into have brunch and ordered two breakfasts and a coffee. Really disappointed with the customer service as we waited 45 minutes after our coffee with no updates without having to ask. It would have been helpful that if when seated...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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707grantp, Owner at The Cottage Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2020

Hi there, we did have an issue in the kitchen yesterday that should have been communicated to you so apologies if that didn’t happen. I’m glad you enjoyed the food but once again I’m sorry that the communication wasn’t better on our end. I do...More

Reviewed 17 September 2020 via mobile

My husband and I were in St Andrews for the day and stopped for late morning coffee here. I had a pot of tea and a brilliant fruit scone with clotted cream and jam - it was excellent! My husband had a coffee (which he...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 16 September 2020 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch today . Hubby had egg sandwich which was large for a £5 I had the small sweet potato salad with feta which was nice but I was disappointed they had no soup today which the menu outside said they had it...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 2 September 2020 via mobile

I travelled from England to play golf in St Andrews but couldn't leave without visiting The Cottage Kitchen. Again, having visited on previous occasions, The Cottage Kitchen never disappoints and spoils you with its fabulous offerings. Firstly, the coffee... well quite simply it is the...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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707grantp, Owner at The Cottage Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2020

Thanks so much for such a detailed and positive review. It was really great seeing you and your family back at The Cottage Kitchen and looking forward to seeing you all again soon. Bring your appetite next time. Take care.

Reviewed 31 August 2020

Great food with lots of choice whether you want tea or coffee with cake, a snack or main meal. Wonderful service and friendly staff. Looking forward to a next visit.

Date of visit: August 2020
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707grantp, Owner at The Cottage Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2020

Hi JenJim, it was great seeing both of you and thanks for stopping by. See you on your next trip. Take care.

Reviewed 19 August 2020

My wife and I visited the cottage kitchen for brunch. We used the new Covid system via the QR code on our phones to view the menu, select our scrambled eggs and smoked salmon and pay for it. It worked perfectly. So much so we...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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707grantp, Owner at The Cottage Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2020

Hi Douglas, thanks so much for your review and I’m glad you got your glasses back ok. Hopefully see you the next time you’re through this way.

Reviewed 16 August 2020

I have visited a couple of times before but this was my first time back at the Cottage Kitchen since lockdown. The staff have obviously worked hard to create a ‘Corona safe’ environment, whilst also maintaining its relaxed, friendly atmosphere(not an easy job to do...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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707grantp, Owner at The Cottage Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2020

Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience. I’m really pleased you appreciated all the covid measures we’ve put in place and that you enjoyed the food. See you again soon

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693hanjak
15 February 2019|
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Response from 707grantp | Property representative |
Hi Hannah, We take bookings for 6 or more so please let me know the date and time you wish to book. Thanks, Grant
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Beth E
14 June 2018|
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Response from 707grantp | Property representative |
Hi Beth, Yes, we allow dogs in our courtyard and downstairs in the restaurant.
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