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The View Restaurant

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5 Naughton Road | Wormit, Newport-on-Tay DD6 8NE, Scotland
+44 1382 542287
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in for a coffee and a cake - both were lovely. The lunch menu on offer at the time looked tasty. Nice place to visit!

Thank Heather M
Perth, United Kingdom
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247 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The view is just what you get here. A lovely view while you eat. This is not pub food, it's more expensive and high end dining. The atmosphere at the view is nice and a little relaxed. The menu had a choice of 4/5 starters, mains and deserts. There was also a little menu of light bites. My boyfriend can't... More 

1 Thank Jill M
Dundee, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch here. The food was excellent, reasonably priced and the menu had a good variety. Service was friendly and you can see why it is called The View as the view from it of the Tay Railway Bridge and Dundee is truly amazing. They have an outdoor bit where you could sit and have a coffee or a... More 

2 Thank Anya L
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice place for lunch: friendly staff, interesting and varied menu, good value, nice ambience, stunning - view, over the river Tay and famous rail bridge. Well worth a visit.

1 Thank Donald G
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Another lovely meal at The View for my son's 21st Birthday, birthday banner on the table, thanks to Stephen and the team for a wonderful meal, food was excellent and service fabby. Highly recommend!!

2 Thank misschilly
Newport-on-Tay, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Four of us visited the View on 4th April 2017. We were actually met at the entrance by the owner/chef which was a nice touch, and immediately shown to our table. We were quickly asked by the waitress if we would like a drink, which came very quickly. After studying the menu which was just about the right size and... More 

Thank Brian W
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Went courtesy of two itison vouchers, as a family of four the youngest being 13. Lovely relaxing atmosphere. Staff friendly and attentive . The exceptional high quality food was only slightly let down by the Melba toast ( soft and a little stale). We will definitely be returning with or without a voucher. The view from the restaurant was beautiful... More 

Thank jimangus
Dundee, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

As we arrived the sun was setting and the sky was red behind the Tay Rail Bridge, A wonderful "view". After being shown to our table by a friendly member of staff there was no delay in taking our order from an excellent menu. The food when it arrived was excellent and we would certainly recommend the restaurant as a... More 

1 Thank iandorothy
Dundee, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We had a meal here last night, courtesy of an Itison voucher. As was the case when we have visited on previous occasions we were not disappointed. We had the pear, walnut and blue cheese starter and the spring roll stuffed with smoked brie. Whilst both were lovely, the main courses stole the show! The pheasant breast was moist and... More 

1 Thank Sairfecht
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Came here by default as our usual restaurant in Dundee was fully booked. We were not disappointed. The early evening view of the Tay railway bridge was breathtaking. The service was friendly and helpful, and the food was quite simply delicious - the perfect place if you want to enjoy a really tasty meal with a good choice of high... More 

2 Thank Brian W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
British, Scottish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Naughton Road | Wormit, Newport-on-Tay DD6 8NE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  Newport-on-Tay
  • Phone Number: +44 1382 542287
The food is Modern Scottish featuring fresh local produce from a seasonally changing menu. The cooking style is all about ingredients and the dishes are not over complicated letting the flavours speak for themselvesFront of house is friendly, relaxed and informal –the décor modern contemporary with impressive designs… Nothing has been overlooked which makes them stand out from the crowd and definitely worth a detour.There’s a reason The View is called The View - it has one of the most impressive views over the River Tay. On a summer’s day, it's clear, sparkling and beautiful. When the weather isn't quite so accommodating, it's dramatic, striking and ever changing.It’s the perfect venue for exclusive private functions such as Birthdays, Anniversaries or Weddings with stunning views across the Tay and catering for up to 70 people its ideally equipped for any special occasion. CLOSED ON MONDAYS.. TUESDAY - SATURDAY MEALS SERVED 10AM-2PM & 6.30PM-9PM OPEN ALL DAY ON SUNDAYS- MEALS SERVED; 11AM-2PM & 5.30PM-7.30PM

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