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The Eating House


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Here at The Eating House we believe in offering high quality food in a homely, cosy environment. Whether you love traditional British fayre or have a taste for something more modern you will find something to delight your taste buds on our menu.
US$6 - US$12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British
Outdoor Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Simple sort of place, no frills. Good, honest, healthy food (lots of choice of simple meals) in generous portions,malus a superb cake counter for a Cupar and a cake or scone. All look good and homemade. All food prepared fresh so maybe a wait at...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank F1523XKdavidc
Reviewed 12 January 2019

Have been here quite a few times and enjoyed it drove out the other day which is over an hours drive to find it was closed as it was being painted, if you are going to close why not put it on your website so...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Lydia_Conner, Manager at The Eating House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello there I’m so sorry you were disappointed to find us closed. We do only close 5 days a year (aside from if bad weather forces us to) these are Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day, and two days in January for maintenance. I...More

Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

We only had drinks and cakes but the service was good and the selection of cakes was amazing...and good size portions. They also have coeliac and vegan menus. We sat outside as one of the group had a dog, so the blankets were greatly received!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank caroln485
Reviewed 5 January 2019

Went for lunch and ordered the tortillas which sounded delicous on the menu. Thought it a bit expensive but maybe worth the money. What a mistake. They arrived absolutely covered in various dips so I didn't realise why at first. I moved the dips and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 19 December 2018

My first visit here, with 2 friends, one of whom had suggested this little sojourn off-the-beaten track for a pre-Xmas get together. The food offerings ranged from cold snacks to hot and beautiful dishes from home made winter soup to pastas, baguettes and pies. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lesley P
Reviewed 19 December 2018

We went relatively early for breakfast. Good range of choices, from traditional to healthy. We both had kedgeree, one with fish, one with vegetables. Both very good. The table was a bit small.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jake1642
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This is a delightful small cafe attached to an interesting gift shop and a small bookshop which sells some excellent value children's books at end-of-line prices. The cafe is always busy but we have never NOT managed to find a table. There is a varied...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank layreader
Reviewed 1 December 2018

Upon arriving i was approached by a member of staff and told quite sharply i couldnt sit there. I was to order before i took a table. I was quite clearly told off in front of the whole cafe. I left. I will not be...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lesley4490
Lydia_Conner, Manager at The Eating House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2018

Thank you for your feedback. I apologise if you thought the staff member in question was telling you off, she really didn’t mean it to be taken that way, and knowing her well I am surprised she came across this way, she was simply trying...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018

We often call in for a coffee and a scone or piece of cake. They have the most eclectic mix of cakes you could ever wish for and the coffee is good - with the filter coffee, you can have top-ups, which is an added...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SheffieldPip
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We visited this place twice after walking. The cakes are amazing. So many to choose from, including gluten free. We'll be back!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank John R
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