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Best for Food

St Andrews has you spoilt for choice, with over 60 restaurant, cafés, bars and much more for you to choose from. Want to try a classic Scottish fish and chips or how about fine dining for a birthday treat? St Andrews ticks all the boxes.

Adamson Bar and Restaurant
127 South Street
St Andrews
KY16 9UH

Founded in 2012 set in a historic building in the center of St Andrews, The Adamson offers a perfect place to eat, drink and socialize. Throughout 2018, The Adamson has created set and seasonal menus of local produce to help people get a taste of St Andrews. With a modern bar and restaurant, you can pop in for a quick drink at the end of a busy day or you can celebrate something in style with   one of their large party menus from just £28.00 with a group of close family and friends. Even with the modern decor the restaurant still holds a warm and relaxed atmosphere. The Adamson provides everything and more.

With the success of the restaurant, it was only a matter of time before Adamson expanded and opened their bar situated behind the restaurant. Elegant, but modern, the perfect setting for relaxing with your partner, friends or family whilst debating over which of the hundreds of cocktails to opt for first.

Balgove Larder
Farm Shop, Butchery & Cafe
St Andrews
KY16 9SF

Balgove Larder has a remarkable amount to present to everyone and anyone. A little journey to the outskirts of St Andrews, the Balgove offers the best of Scottish produce. All on site, the Balgove Larder has a butcher, farm shop, café and a steak barn.

The café serves up a tasty breakfast and lunch menu which both include freshly prepared, homemade goodness and they have indulgent treats on the side in case you fancy something slightly sweeter. Don’t forget that all their produce is locally sourced and truly Scottish.

The Steak Barn is what it says on the tin. Balgove serve their own steaks, hung on site for no less than 28 days, burgers and sausages made in their own butchery, all cooked in their massive wood-fired BBQ. Open every day of the week there is no reason not to go, sit back, relax and enjoy what the Steak Barn has to offer.

130 Market Street
St Andrews
KY16 9PD

Tailend is a family run business in the heart of St Andrews offering some of the best fish and chips in town and they certainly know what they are doing as they have been in the business for over four generations. Tailend process 95% of their fish and source everything from local providers. In 2017 the Tailend won the award for best restaurant in Scotland and their restaurant in Dundee has been given the best Fish and Chips Awards 2018.  The Tailend can do your fish which ever way you like it.  In batter, in breadcrumbs or grilled with an option of homemade chips which are gluten free and are blanch fried in beef dripping. If you’re not a fish fan there is no need to panic as The Tailend have a range of burgers, chicken and different salads.

The Peat Inn
Near St Andrews
KY15 5LH

Owned by an award-winning chef you are sure to find something that tickles your taste buds. The Peat Inn has a restaurant that consists of three lavish dining rooms, providing a wonderful setting for lunch or dinner. For those bitter winter months, The Peat Inn has a log fire to help create a warm, welcoming atmosphere and let you enjoy their modern cuisine. The Peat Inn has earned an 8 out of 10 in The Good Food Guide as well as 22nd place out of their 50 restaurants in the UK. With a short journey from St Andrews, Kingsbarns and Crail it is a great place to enjoy great service, great food and a great atmosphere.

Old Course Hotel – Road Hole
Old Station Road
St Andrews
KY16 9SP

This list would not be complete without mentioning the renowned and legendary Old Course Hotel.
With its award-winning team and the best of Scotland’s larder, it is no wonder that the passion and flare the Old Course possess is recognised and praised in every delicious dish, creating an exceptional dining experience.
Not to mention the unrivalled and endless views that stretch across the Old Course towards the West Sands and the sea.


110 Market St
St Andrews
KY16 9PB

Only joining the St Andrews culinary scene not long ago, Forgan’s has made its name known. In the center of the historic town it provides local goodness for all. With a diverse range of menus, Forgan’s can meet any occasion needed. Just a quick bite to eat after a beach walk from “The Wee Menu “or how about something slightly more sophisticated with drinks and evening dinner.  Forgan’s offer a wide variety of food for all, but it does not stop there. Forgan’s have their own light pale ale which is easy drinking with fruity citrus notes with a light melon taste. What more could you want!


And finally, no matter what anyone says…there is always room for dessert…
Family run business Jannettas has a passion for ice cream and have been selling their delicious and hand-made gelato in St Andrews for over 100 years. With over 100 different flavours, from tablet to Turkish delight, chilli chocolate to cranachan, this isn’t just an iced dessert, this is an experience.
You are one lick away from being hooked!

I know what you are thinking…where to make reservations first!
The Kingask Team

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