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The Dining Room

11-13 Crails Lane, St Andrews KY16 9NR, Scotland
+44 1334 467822
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“aromatic duck” (6 reviews)
“won ton soup” (3 reviews)
“fixed menu” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
11-13 Crails Lane, St Andrews KY16 9NR, Scotland
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

We had the set course of 2 meals stater was the aromatic duck, which was lovely this is shared between 2 peopleand then mains we had chicken black bean, very tasty and chicken curry again very tasty. Waiting staff were very attentive, venue nice also.

Thank wendy D
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We have visited The Dining Room many dozens of times over recent years, and have given it very good reviews on Trip Adviser. However, I fear that we will be giving it a miss from now on. Over recent visits for lunch on a Saturday,...More

Thank Stuart K
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Initially had difficulty getting vegetarian options but with the very friendly waitstaff the meals we had were very well prepared and delicious. Went back a second time in our short visit to St Andrews.

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We use The Dining Room every two weeks, or so, whist at home in the East Neuk. This time, I have never seen it so busy; literally, we were given the last available table. No doubt the fact that it was so busy reflected Freshers...More

Thank Stuart K
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting this restaurant since it opened in crail lane. We have always have an enjoyable meal. The last twice we have visited we have been extremely disappointed. The service and the food wasn't up to the high standard we usually expect from...More

Thank Laura N
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

First of all this restaurant should be a lot higher up the list in St. Andrews than where it is currently placed. Coming from the gastronomic vacuum that is the Blairgowrie area it was an absolute pleasure to dine in this restaurant. An eclectic mix...More

Thank Wino1962
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Lucy, our host, was excellent, the food was amazing! Swift service, good portions and Lucy made us feel really welcomed, service with a smile!!!

Thank Dean B
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

An excellent venue but you need to know where it is as it up a small side street. The food is very good and the staff are always friendly and helpful. Mainly Chinese food but some European food is available. The fixed menu is well...More

Thank William R
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Food Quality: A+ Excellent standard Chinese food. Lots to choose from. Everything we had was very good. Cleanliness: A Neat and clean Service: A Really fast service for sit down. Ambiance: A Very cute place, lots of room between tables. Would go again to get...More

Thank Maria35
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We found this restaurant on a small lane off the main street only because they had a sign advertising their lunch special on the main street. We were glad we found it! The old building is charming inside, nicely decorated. The food was good, especially...More

Thank butterflyaway1
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Julie M
16 August 2017|
Response from Scotslas92 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice dim sum on the menu but could have missed it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-13 Crails Lane, St Andrews KY16 9NR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  St Andrews
  • Phone Number: +44 1334 467822
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