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Road Hole Restaurant

Old Station Road | Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, St Andrews KY16 9SP, Scotland
+44 1334 474371
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“foie gras” (4 reviews)
“beef” (7 reviews)
European, British, Scottish, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Old Station Road | Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, St Andrews KY16 9SP, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place for cocktails while overlooking the golfers on the Old Course.We tried the Old Fashion and a few recommended whiskies. Staff was pleasant and worked hard for a crowded room

Thank Kathy T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overly attentive staff who won’t let you relax and choose your meal without prompting you to go for the most expensive options. Staff with broken, pigeon English, expensive wine complete with dregs which they wouldn’t recognise or accept being an issue. Discussing this with other...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to have a beer and watch the golfers on the Old Course. Service was great and the beer snacks were addictive :)

Thank Lorna J
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Special dinner with my husband . The food and the atmosphere were absolutely wonderful . We had a lovely table overlooking the golf course and lovely piano music coming from the bar. My husband said its the best steak he has every had , top...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

Restaurant has magnificent views of the Old Course and other courses from on top of the Old Course Hotel - Location is ideal. That said, went for dinner that was unremarkable - average at best - for fine dining prices. So many better restaurants in...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A perfect spot to enjoy the view of the Old Course. Food and wine were great as was the service and manager that spent time talking with us. On the same level, we also ventured to the other bar to checkout the views as well...More

Thank XXX222013
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We enjoyed afternoon tea at the Old Course Hotel, and I can't say enough about it. Great tea and food, and if you have golf fans in your group the view on the 17th fairway can't be beat. We thought the afternoon tea was the...More

Thank meaton13
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

My husband, daughter and I celebrated her graduation from U of St Andrews at the Road Hole. It is located on the 4th floor of the Old Course Hotel and is connected by an opening in the wall where there is a piano. I had...More

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Out group had dinner here on our visit to St. Andrews. The two stars is for the view, it is lovely overlooking the golf course, unfortantly that is where the experience ended. The wait staff was slow and very snobbish, the only place we experienced...More

Thank coxcs
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

At a recent family celebration we decided to eat at the Old Course Hotel Road Hole Restaurant & as usual the food was amazing. With 7 adults three children & two members of the group with "Gluten Free" requirements it wasn't going to be easy....More

Thank WilliamHorn
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27 June 2017|
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Response from Moirad | Reviewed this property |
hi, The Road Hole restaurant is not a sneakers/trainers sort of place except at breakfast. In the UK no-one would wear sneakers to dinner in a restaurant such as this as it is a smart restaurant. You could probably get away... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$72
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
12:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Station Road | Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, St Andrews KY16 9SP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  St Andrews
  • Phone Number: +44 1334 474371
  • E-mail
With an award-winning team, the very best of Scotland’s larder and a passion and flare for the delicious and delectable. This is the Road Hole Restaurant at the Old Course Hotel - The Home of Scottish Cuisine in the Home of Golf.
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