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The Cafe Royal

95 High Street, Annan DG12 6DJ, Scotland
+44 1461 202865
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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Cafe, Fast food, British, Scottish
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95 High Street, Annan DG12 6DJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

1st class chip shop with lovely food. Our family have frequented here since I can remember. Lovely staff, brilliant service. Highly recommend. Was out walking last night & stopped off outside to let the dogs have a much needed drink from the bowls which sit...More

Thank Linzoo
John P, Owner at The Cafe Royal, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello Linzoo, It is very nice to hear from our dog loving visitors. We have always provided little bowls of water upon request but recently, due to the nice weather, we decided to invest in a couple of bowl stands so dogs of all heights...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We called here on a busy Saturday afternoon when we were driving from Blackpool to Cairnryan to get a boat back home to Ireland and the place was packed. We got a table beside a few locals (I think) and they were all lovely and...More

Thank Claire O
John P, Owner at The Cafe Royal, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello Claire O, A huge thank you for writing such a wonderful review for us. I assure you I will be passing it on to the staff working last Saturday. It's a long drive from Blackpool to Cairnryan and I know we often get people...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My partner and I called in here for an evening meal. I got the gourmet burger, my partner got the chicken supreme. The staff were very friendly and the food was delicious. We found £1.60 for a can to be quite expensive however the food...More

Thank Queen137
John P, Owner at The Cafe Royal, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi there Queen137 Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a sparkling review for our food and staff. Our Gourmet Burger is made from Grass fed beef in a brioche bun and individually cooked to order. I personally developed the Gourmet...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had breakfast here with my husband. We both had a full cooked breakfast. The breakfast arrived and were delicious. Everything was freshly cooked and served with a smile. Great food Good Prices Great service.More

Thank Tootsies1
John P, Owner at The Cafe Royal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Tootsies1, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review for us. We work very hard at ensuring all our customers leave happy. I have passed your comments to our griddle chef who was truly thrilled. She gets pushed hard as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here last wednesday with my two sons. Draft juice wasn't very good, neither was my sons macaroni. I had scampi which was good and my other son had a panini which was also good.More

Thank Angela H
John P, Owner at The Cafe Royal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Angela, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad you enjoyed your scampi and your son, his panini however truly upset that your other son was not pleased with his macaroni. It is made fresh every morning and we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We live in Dumfries but anytime we fancy fish & chips we head down to the Cafe Royal. I can honestly say we have never been disappointed, consistently lovely food & all round good service. This place has been a family favourite of ours for...More

Thank Lamb87
John P, Owner at The Cafe Royal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Lamb87, Thank you for writing such a wonderful review for us. We always pass our reviews to our staff, it encourages them to keep up their good work. That is such a great idea to enjoy our fish and chips by the seaside. Powfoot...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in to have our tea. We often get fish and chips here to eat at home but occasionally we sit in. The fish and chips are always excellent with very generous portions and delicious, crispy batter. Our food was delivered promptly and both...More

1  Thank Liblel
John P, Owner at The Cafe Royal, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello there Liblel, you have truly made my day! Thank you so much. I assure you that I will pass your kind words to our staff. We hope to welcome you back again very soon. John Pagani

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best fish and chips in the shire. Would never go anywhere else. Staff are friendly and foods always fresh and tastey. Firm family favourite in our house 👌More

Thank Gemma B
John P, Owner at The Cafe Royal, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Gemma, thank you so much for your wonderful 5 star review. We share our reviews with all our staff and it means so much to them. You have hit the nail right on the head when you say our food is fresh and tasty...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017

went 3 times always around 2015/2030, waved away by the staff, no food left, seems like they aren't bothered about business !! The fish & chop shops I remembered always stayed open late, this one things its too posh, never enough food in the displays,...More

Thank Erica Janet T
John P, Owner at The Cafe Royal, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hello Erica, first of all a huge round of applause for your 4 star review, you said you thought our squid was great. Respectfully, the reason our food is so 'great' as you said, is because we prepare virtually all our food from scratch -...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

This cafe does a brilliant breakfast with lovely welcoming staff and a good cup of tea. Good prices to family friendly and outside eating area

Thank Mags M
John P, Owner at The Cafe Royal, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hello Mags, thank you for your lovely 4 star review. We are so glad we are close to our 5 star goal. We hope to welcome you back soon so we can manage. 5 star next time

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Jimbob1959
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Response from James B | Reviewed this property |
Never saw it when I was there, concentrating too much on the food!
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JimmyGab
26 February 2015|
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Response from John P | Property representative |
Sunday-Wednesday 7am-8pm Thursday-Friday 7am-9pm Saturday-7am-1am
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 9
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast food, British, Scottish
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 20:00
Monday
07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 High Street, Annan DG12 6DJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Annan
  • Phone Number: +44 1461 202865
Description
Occupying the building on the site where Robert Burns wrote the 'diels awa' wi the exciseman', The Cafe Royal Annan was opened in 1967. We provide high quality food, from a Full Scottish Breakfast to Fish and Chips, Baked Potatoes, Salad and Filled Rolls. Open 7 days a week from 7am to 8pm. We have an outdoor eating area as well as a smoking shelter for our smoking customers.
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