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The Pancake Place

20 English Street, Dumfries DG1 2BY, Scotland
+44 1387 268523
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, British
$$ - $$$
20 English Street, Dumfries DG1 2BY, Scotland
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Reviews (112)
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Really great food with really great value for money. I couldn't finish mine, the portions are very generous!

Thank Chloetonihayward
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Great staff nothing to much for them great menu good range comfy seats and spotless would recommend it to any one

Thank fifelassie7
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Love it - pancakes are awesome. Great topping options. Fresh ingredients and lovely. Also do a great hot chocolate.

Thank Seren E
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Often go here to meet friends for a quick lunch. The menu is good, although I tend to go for the homemade soup. Spicy tomato is totally delicious. Service is good and staff pleasant. Toilet could do with a bit of TLC, although always been...More

Thank Carole K
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Not only do they have a great range of pancakes, but they do lots of other food too, including all day breakfasts. The portions are very generous - I've never known so much maple syrup to be served! The staff were all young and really...More

Thank Keef747
Reviewed 22 November 2016

a few week ago my wife & I were looking somewhere for afternoon tea & came across the pancake place we saw the normal price for the pancakes are about £7 each but after 3.00 theres a offer for £3 though maybe a little smaller...More

Thank gram33333
Reviewed 12 November 2016

I've been to holland a lot and they are the masters of pancakes. Well done the Dutchman who owns this place as we might have well been sitting in The Hague. Superb pancakes, great service an unreserved must eat place. If he opened where I...More

Thank lmhumphreys
Reviewed 21 October 2016

In Dumfries this has the best pancakes I've tasted. Another highlight would have to be the milkshakes as someone with a sweet tooth I really enjoyed my experience.

Thank Reveiwer0506
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Popped in this afternoon for a spot of lunch not had a pancake place since it was in Stirling. Good food huge portions. OK value for money. The service felt a bit rushed. I hadn't finished my soup when they were taking my partners plate...More

Thank mariatiggs
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Fabulously friendly staff. Great selection of pancake fillings and toppings. Also good choice of other meals. Fab cookies and cakes. Comfortable, welcoming cafe. Will revisit.

Thank Lynn K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
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: 20 English Street, Dumfries DG1 2BY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 268523
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A wide selection of home cooked food, served to your table in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere
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