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Balgove Larder

Strathtyrum, St Andrews KY16 9SF, Scotland
+44 1334 898145
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (397 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Strathtyrum, St Andrews KY16 9SF, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went here twice in a five day trip. Had breakfast and lunch. Busy little spot. Service was a little slow because it was so busy but I wasn’t in a rush either time. Breakfast and lunch were very good. I liked it both times. Had...More

1  Thank Brian G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited for lunch. It was busy, but after being seated, we ordered soup and a sweet. The soup was very sweet and didn’t reflect what it was supposed to be. We waited around 30 minutes for our soup. After 45 minutes, we asked for...More

1  Thank AngellinaBallerina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to visit based on good reviews and was not disappointed. Breakfast rolls were superb, waitresses really pleasant and efficient. The farm shop was worth the trip in itself. Great stop over for food and shopping.

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in here for a cuppa and some cake and first impressions were very good. It's a nicely set up place. The shop has what appears to be great quality (but expensive) produce. Then we waited what seemed like an age to be served...More

Thank frootloops
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the steak barn here. Wow like nothing I've ever seen before. It's an actual barn - with benches for tables. The bar is outside and you pay there when you leave (?). Had the fillet steak - very very good. And stein of...More

Thank jfm777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If it is different that you are after this location certainly fits the bill! Backed up by a decent choice of dishes which were simply divine. Lovers of meat are in for a treat!!!

Thank richard a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although have stayed in area for many years had never been here . The place is and atmosphere is excellent. With no booking you may have to wait but well worth it ,the food is cooked to perfection and served by very nice friendly staff...More

2  Thank Shona D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this amazing eatery by chance.... Where to begin ...1st the guy who greeted us was amazing informative and very comfortable in his job what an asset to the establishment... Just walk through the curtain he said...I had no idea what I was...More

2  Thank Stoddartshannlymob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu is varied. We ate soup sandwiches and pasta - all delicious- followed by blueberry cake, which was lovely. Service was friendly and quite quick once we were seated. However, we had to wait about 15mins for a table- presumably because it is so...More

1  Thank Emily G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took my mum for lunch at one of oyr favourit places . It is worth the trip for freshly cooked food in happy welcoming environment .Mum and I had the soup and sandwich,both were delicious. Graeme had the chowder and then the fish cakes...More

Thank Norma J
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natasha s
24 March 2017|
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Response from Pilar A | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember seeing one on that particular day, but many places are dog friendly in Scotland. Probably you should call the restaurant to make sure.
Kathryn H
9 October 2016|
Response from rd3audi | Reviewed this property |
I would not think they do
25 September 2016|
Response from louise605 |
Hi Jane, We're currently experiencing a temporary fault on our lines. If you would be so kind enough to email us your telephone number at, we will call you straight back. Many thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 42
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strathtyrum, St Andrews KY16 9SF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  St Andrews
  • Phone Number: +44 1334 898145
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