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Kings Coffee and Books

) #2 of 8 Coffee & Tea in Dumfries #21 of 108 Places to Eat in Dumfries $$ - $$$ Cafe, British,
12 Queensberry Street, Dumfries DG1 1EX, Scotland
+44 1387 254444
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (13 reviews)
“toasties” (8 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
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08:00 - 17:30All hours
Cafe, British, Contemporary, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Queensberry Street, Dumfries DG1 1EX, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We called in for coffee first thing in the morning. Latte was good and they even had gluten/ wheat free goodies on the counter. None were home made but at least there was a choice. My son had a drink and a bacon roll and...More

Thank Ally G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of people rave about this place but i don't know why.The coffee is served in tiny cups and it takes about 10 minutes to be made.It is always lukewarm so i ask for extra hot-it is still too cold!The food is limited and...More

Thank maukatt
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Visit here quite a bit for an always excellent coffee but this visit saw what the bacon roll looked like on it's way to another table, it was on a lovely roll with many very thin almost panecetta style bacon on it. The roll was...More

Thank vivien p
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Dumfries has many places to find a lunchtime or mid-morning place to eat, but here are two good ones, next door but one to each other, in Queensberry Street, just off High Street. Kings coffee shop has excellent coffee, pleasant staff and a range of...More

1  Thank Primordialooze
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

My partner and I called in here one evening for a milkshake just on a whim! We both got chocolate ones which I loved as I love chocolate but my partner didn't like it as he hasn't got such a sweet tooth! We then went...More

1  Thank Aimee L
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Visited this coffee shop with my partner and loved it. The staff were very friendly and the atmosphere cosy and relaxed. Will definitely return if in the area!

Thank Suzanna G
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Kings is a good place to go and relax, with friendly helpful staff. Its a wee bit hidden behind Dorothy Perkins. Staff are full of knowledge of the coffee and the tea they serve.

Thank Emma M
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Never been before and wanted someone in the town centre. Went in for a late lunch and and coffee. It was after two and the choice of toasties rather limited but we had a delicious tangy cheese/pepper. My latte was lovely. Nice relaxed atmosphere -...More

1  Thank Sara H
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Second time visiting Kings with my boyfriend for an afternoon coffee and a bite to eat. Great coffee handmade not from a machine, lovely homemade cakes and scones and great seating area with a good atmosphere. Will definitely visit again when in Dumfries

Thank Kelly A
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Excellent food/drinks/seating area and Staff.Very friendly and helpful Staff who serve delicious food and drinks, very relaxing seating area and location is ideal.

Thank Bill R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 13
Cafe, British, Contemporary, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Queensberry Street, Dumfries DG1 1EX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 254444
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Coffee shop and Christian bookshop.
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