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Anster Cheese farm and restaurant

££ - £££Cafe, British,
Anstruther, Scotland
+44 1333 312580
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“lunch” (47 reviews)
“cheese scone” (22 reviews)
“soup” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Anstruther, Scotland
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Reviewed 25 November 2018

This place is a great find. We always use it when visiting the East Neuk. Friendly staff and sea views and excellent food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Salmon56
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We visit the East Neuk annually and every time we come we make a point of going to this cheese farm restaurant.The lunch we had today was first class for all for of us. Two had home made soup . One had a variation of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Left our visit here til late in our holiday otherwise we would have definitely returned. The cheese scones were freshly baked and very tasty. Service was excellent and staff were friendly and helpful. Lunch menu looked very inviting.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PaulandJane7
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Anster cheese is a relatively new local product and this dairy farm with shop and café is its home.Its well signed off the main road has a big car park and amazing 180 degree views of the Isle of May to Berwick Law.Food choices are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Martin P
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Found this by accident. Popped in for coffee and left with loads of cheeses. Great selection. Cakes looked amazing but no more room in tum😣

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jane J
Reviewed 20 September 2018

A bit pricey for a farm cafe but good quality food. Gluten free options for savoury and cakes. You can also watch them making cheese and purchase a wide selection of local cheeses.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We arrived for a coffee and cake at 4 pm last Sunday. We sat at a recently used and not yet cleaned table (just crumbs and used sugar packet). The floor was covered in crumbs and debris. Our order was taken by a weary looking...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mac L
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Shocked today by the dreadful customer service We received! We have been to the Anster Cheese farm numerous times and have always had a good experience, how different it was today! We ordered, I ordered the Farmhouse Benedict from the main menu. It sounded great!...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sam21Scotland
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Despite being not very well sign-posted we found this little gem following a recommendation. We were not disappointed, excellent soup and cheese scone, and the farmhouse grill was very tasty. Food is of very good quality and obviously made in-house from local products. Service quick...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank dfboath
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Been coming to the cheese shop since it opened and make sure we visit every time we visit fife. It never disappoints. The soup and cheese scone option is gorgeous but lots of other nice lunch options. There isn’t always cheese making going on but...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lizzymint77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Anstruther, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  Anstruther
  • Phone Number: +44 1333 312580
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as well as the cafe they have a cheese making area to view - "Anster" is the name of the cheese. Great cafe.
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