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Dolls House Restaurant

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Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups

Location and contact

About
The Doll's House is one of St Andrew's most recognisable spots to eat & drink- 2015 sees the restaurant celebrate its 20th anniversary. Specialising in hearty "good mood food", The Doll's House offers a diverse range of quality offers- from weekend brunch to value market menu dining. As well as an abundance of fresh scones and pastries, the main menu is packed full of lighter bites like big bowl salads and shellfish specials, along with a hearty mix of casseroles and roasts. We like to think there are some nice little touches too, like the "Eden Brewery Beer Battered Fish", and a new signature piece- a scrummy and slightly indulgent afternoon tea for two. Those joining us at The Dolls House
PRICE RANGE
US$13 - US$53
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
British, Scottish
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Wine and Beer
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Called in for lunch and were not disappointed. Lovely restaurant with fabulous food. Had the homemade cauliflower and rosemary soup, so yummy. Mac and cheese and Caesar salad also lovely. Friendly staff and lovely cosy restaurant. Would certainly go again for lunch and try on...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Blondy08
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited from Fairmont hotel last night. 3 couples. We were all impressed with the place. Cosy, comfy and very welcoming staff. Good choice of drinks. Very friendly and good service. Food is top-notch.we had steak for mains and scallops to start amd others had steak...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed an excellent Luunch at the Dolls House in a very mild St Andrews. Staff were attentive, food was excellent and atmosphere just right. I have eaten breakfast lunch and dinner here before and not been disappointed yet.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Puffin200
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Recently visited The Dolls House restaurant in St Andrew's. We had wonderful food all freshly prepared & tasty. The fisherman's our was amazing. Food is reasonably priced for what you get. Would defo recommend a visit for lunch or dinner. Lovely friendly staff & good...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Really lovely decor and a great atmosphere. Dinner was nice - the menu was a bit limited for vegetarians (only two options), but the macaroni cheese was good and the pies were made to order. Our servers were Tyeler and Eloise, who were very friendly...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank ongejuice
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently I needed to conduct a very important meeting with Students at St Andrews University in their town. The students booked The Dolls House and I was delighted! The ambiance, the presentation of the food, the quality of the larder and drink was all excellent....More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank jgoldblatt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice friendly atmosphere in a lovely part of town. Staff very helpful and friendly. Great choice of pies and the mac and cheese is to die for

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank 356peterg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I ate here for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. While we just walked in I think we were lucky to get a table, I would recommend booking. Setting was nice and the outdoor seating area looked lovely too, but a little cold...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Breakfastlover785
DollsHouseManager, General Manager at Dolls House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Breakfastlover785 for the 5 star review. We are so glad you enjoyed your meal with ourselves! We do welcome dogs in our outside area, all our staff are pet lovers so will look after them well! I am glad you enjoyed the food and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my family to the Dolls House and had a lovely meal. Staff very helpful and nice. Loved the beautiful fresh flowers. Will return

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Nikannie
DollsHouseManager, General Manager at Dolls House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review Nikannie. We are glad you enjoyed both the lunch, the staff & the fresh flowers we show off. We cannot wait to host you again. Kind Regards Jonathan Hicks General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal. Staff were brilliant Would definitely recommend, Ideal for coffee, lunch & dinner. Also do nice afternoon teas. ❤️

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank sherryScotland
DollsHouseManager, General Manager at Dolls House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you sherryscotland! We are so glad you enjoyed your meal at Dolls House! As you stated we are open for all meals but we would love to see more customers in for more daily coffees! Kind Regards Jonathan Hicks General Manager

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Very casual through to smart. It's a very relaxed atmosphere without being scruffy.
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