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“Fabulous food”

The Tavern at Strathkinness
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse, Scottish
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Good for: Local cuisine, View
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at the Tavern this evening, three generations including two children 11 and 7.

The welcoming complimentary cheese scones were lovely. The menu was varied with no specific children’s menu but marked dishes which could be made smaller.

We had a variety of starters, coconut prawns, leek soup and haggis stuffed mushrooms followed by haddock and chips for the kids, belly pork with cider sauce, smoked haddock risotto -all of which were beautifully presented and very tasty.

Despite being stuffed we still managed desert, just. We shared brownie sundae, banoffee Eaton mess and panacotta with figs, all of which were fabulous.

Staff were attentive and chatty and the food was great, well worth seeking out if you are in the area.

Thank NorthernStar37
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

The tavern holds a commanding spot within the town of Strathkinness on the outskirts of St Andrews. Menu is extensive and appropriate for the location. The welcome is warm and the staff friendly and attentive. The tavern lay out is one of its many strengths. The decor is fresh and interesting. We visited with friends and we all enjoyed our selections. Little extras were well received and the Scottish presence on the menu was appreciated. We thoroughly enjoyed our first visit to the Tavern and we shall be back.

Thank richard b
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I are on holiday at St Andrews and had the Tavern recommended. It did not disappoint.
On arrival the bar area was quirky and I had a lovely read of the entertaining and humours plaques on the wall. The tavern was clean, staff were friendly and the bar was well stocked:
The gentleman at the bar gave us a warm friendly welcome. We had a drink in the bar and then went through to the back area for dinner.
Tables were clean, the lady that served us (possibly owner) was very efficient and professional.
The meals were delicious. Food was beautifully cooked, it was hot and generous portions. Well done to the chef!
Waiting staff were pleasant, chatty and approachable.i would recommend to anyone looking for good food and a warm welcome.

Thank Emma Jane B
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed dinner with friends on a visit to St Andrews. Great selection of specials as well as the standard menu. Food well prepared and tasty. Good choice of drinks including malt of the week. Will be back on next visit to the area.

Thank Brian S
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Reviewed 10 August 2018


We went for dinner here, a bit outside of St. Andrews.

Food: A- Everything served was delicious and well made.

Ambience: B+ Part of the building looks like a pub, the other part like a nice casual restaurant. Comfortable.

Service: A The service was quick and friendly.

Cleanliness: Very clean

I will eat here again. Make reservations, not a huge place.

Thank Maria35
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