Restaurants in St Andrews

Restaurants in St Andrews all visitors should try at least once


We know that refuelling after a round of golf in Scotland is nearly as important as the golf itself, and there are plenty of restaurants in St Andrews to choose from.

Dining out is the perfect way to recount the day you’ve just had on the links and selecting a great restaurant can really enhance your experience. Vacations are all about creating memories and sharing experiences with friends and loved ones – and there’s no better place to do this than in St Andrews – The Home of Golf.

If you’re spending a few nights in St Andrews you’ll have a chance of sampling some of the great restaurants available – and there are plenty to choose from. Finding the good restaurants in St Andrews is something you’ll want to get right first time and we want to help you with that!

To help you narrow down your choices, here are our top 5 recommended eateries to help supercharge your St Andrews experience!


The Jigger Inn

Restaurants in St Andrews, The Jigger Inn, Scottish Pub

The Jigger Inn is a Scottish Pub overlooking the 17th hole of the Old Course

It is one of the most famous pubs in Scotland. Located next to the Old Course Hotel, you can enjoy some food and drinks while watching other golfers make their way down the most challenging hole on the Old Course.

To avoid disappointment you can make a reservation for dinner, however, the pub also keeps some tables especially for walk-ins.

For Reservations Call: +441334474371 



The Adamson, Scottish Contemporary

The Adamson

The Adamson is the definition of Scottish Contemporary. Located on South Street in the heart of St Andrews The Adamson opened in 2012 and has become one of the most popular restaurants in the town. The Adamson offers extensive seasonal menus using the best fresh local produce as well as a superb drinks menu bursting with fine wines and cocktails.

For Reservations Call: +441334479191


Seafood RistoranteRestaurants in St Andrews, Seafood Ristorante, Seafood

The magnificent Seafood Ristorante is located over the beach just behind the Royal and Ancient Golf Club in St Andrews. The restaurant has amazing panoramic views over St Andrews Bay and West Sands Beach. It’s a superb place to enjoy some of the best seafood in the world.

For Reservations Call: +441334479475



The Tailend, Fish n' Chips

The Tailend

Situated on Market Street The Tailend is the only place you’ll need for a Fish n’ Chip fix. The Tailend offers traditional takeaway as well as a Fishmonger, Deli and sit-in restaurant for those with a reservation.

For Reservations Call: +441334474070




Little ItalyLittle Italy, Italian

Located on Logies Lane (in Between Market Street and South Street), Little Italy is a St Andrews classic and nearly as famous as the Old Course itself!!

This famous wee restaurant is well recognised for serving up the best authentic Italian cuisine in St. Andrews. This cosy restaurant space is a charming venue run by charismatic, knowledgable and welcoming staff.

If you have a late tee time on a particular day, Little Italy is open slightly later than the other restaurants in St Andrews and often serves customers as late as 10:30pm.

For Reservations Call: +441334479299



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