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Dunbar Garden Centre Restaurant

££ - £££Cafe, British,
Spott Road, Dunbar EH42 1BF, Scotland
+44 1368 238038
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“baked potato” (12 reviews)
“cakes” (30 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Spott Road, Dunbar EH42 1BF, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped here on our long journey back to Yorkshire. Great selection of meals, hot, cold and cakes too! Thoroughly enjoyed it, all very clean too. Shops worth a look round too.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JMS34987
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was lovely, fresh and well presented with a lovely big pot of tea. Lovely garden centre with a fresh deli and lots to look at.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Debbers83
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good coffee! Facilities are clean and there is great browsing in the shop. Decent enough gluten free options. Good parking.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gin-hour
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Took kids and grandparents to this place for a cuppa. It is really popular so it was busy when we went. The place is like a really big greenhouse so very open and spacious. A bit pricey for five hot drinks 1 cold drink and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BigDez33
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely open plan restaurant with lots of space and wheelchair accessibility! Nice cafe with average coffee!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rb0411
Reviewed 9 October 2018

excellent food all day in garden centre café ,excellent dis abled access plenty of accessible seats very clean toilets

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank robertcockburn230
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Had lovely couple of meals in here, food reasonable and staff very friendly, if we pass this way again would definitely call in for a treacle scone!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank LizSmiff
Reviewed 30 September 2018

My wife and I were holidaying in Dunbar to attend the Lammermuir Festival and enjoy sea walks, historic sites and local restaurants. Staying in a (marvellous) beach chalet, we went to Asda for food shopping, and decided to try the next-door Dunbar Garden Centre restaurant...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Garden C, Public Relations Manager at Dunbar Garden Centre Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Hi Andrew, Thanks for such a detailed review! We read all of our customer feedback and can assure that it goes towards making our services the best they can be. We hope you can have an equally as enjoyable experience upon your next visit. Many...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018

Visited for breakfast, 1 full Scottish breakfast, 1 vegetarian. Both were delicious, good quality and quantity of ingredients. Would have been good to have hot toast! Cakes looked lovely, still haven't made it back to sample them.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank maggie k
Garden C, Public Relations Manager at Dunbar Garden Centre Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Hi Maisie-Jane, Thank you for your positive review. We use local ingredients wherever we can and all of our cakes are make in house, so we hope you can return and give us your feedback! Many thanks

Reviewed 18 September 2018

Came across this place by accident when pulling off the road to visit a supermarket next door. After a look around the garden centre decided to stay for lunch. My wife had the vegan curry made with sweet potato, cauliflower and cashew nuts, she said...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rob B
Garden C, Public Relations Manager at Dunbar Garden Centre Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Hi Rob, We're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to our garden centre and restaurant and your comments have been noted by our Catering Manager. We hope you can enjoy another visit the next time you are passing! Many thanks

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13 June 2017|
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Response from 11sunshine71 | Reviewed this property |
Question was asked 2 months ago - so a bit late with the response sorry! Dogs are allowed in the garden centre, there's a dog groomers there. However pets are not allowed in the restaurant area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spott Road, Dunbar EH42 1BF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Lothian  >  Dunbar
  • Phone Number: +44 1368 238038
  • E-mail
Specialising in home cooking and baking, our restaurant provides delicious breakfasts, lunches and afternoon teas. Using the freshest ingredients from local suppliers our dedicated chefs can cater for large parties with seating for up to 160.Our focus is on freshly prepared local foodIn our glasshouse restaurant you can not only enjoy the delicious food but it also provides a unique experience
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