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The Glen, Dumfries DG2 8PT, Scotland
01387 253087
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Dining options: Coffee & Tea, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner

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  • 12
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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Burger night

Great burgers, tasty chips and macaroni was amazing. Good that children under 12 eat free with a paying adult - could see this was one reason there were as many families. Looking forward to trying out another themed night.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2015
Joanne R
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English first
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Great burgers, tasty chips and macaroni was amazing. Good that children under 12 eat free with a paying adult - could see this was one reason there were as many families. Looking forward to trying out another themed night.

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UK
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Been a fan of this place since they opened - it's nice, the food's great and staff always cheery. Dead handy for the A75 so do yourself a huge favour; leave the soggy egg & cress sandwiches at the petrol station and give this place a try instead. PS - the weekend breakfasts are top notch.

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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95 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Dropped in for lunch last week and was much taken with the menu and specials board. With a fine array of hot and cold food on display . We settled for the lamb chops which were superb . The layout is perfect when you walk in you just know you are going to have a good meal . Well done... More 

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Moffat, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I visited Kilnford yesterday. In the shop I was very disappointed to see a very small selection of food from Dumfries and Gallloway. There are amazing small producers in our region. Why are you not supporting this industry? The cafe was okay. The staff were unable to cope with the volume of customers.

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Newton Stewart, United Kingdom
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We travel the A75 regularly from the far west to Dumfries. We've done all the eateries and Kilnford is one of the most outstanding. Quite apart from the fact that it's also a good food shopping venue with excellent meat, deli. veg, and fresh fish (Thursday & Friday), the meal opportunities are endless, depending on your appetite. We've had some... More 

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Kirkcudbright, United Kingdom
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

A visit to the Kilnford site should never be missed. There is a wide selection of freshly cooked meals, also sandwiches as well as delicious salads. There is also a wide selection of fresh food available for purchase as well as newly caught fish. The whole site is step free and cars may be parked very close to the door.... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We have visited the coffee shop since it opened and have always been very pleased, however we went on Easter Saturday as it opened and ending up walking out. The staff were setting up the chef was standing behind counter and a young girl was filling the drinks cabinet, we stood for 10ins and not one person spoke to us... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Menu on wall at entrance is in the wrong place, should be at, or duplicated at the serving area. Food was pleasant enough but service pretty disorganised. They seemed to be continually running out of cutlery & you had to wait for it being replenished even though it wasn't particularly busy. Attention to the details would make a world of... More 

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carlisle
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Decided to try here again. I want to love it, I don't. Te menu just inside the door is in the wrong place, if you don't know it's there you don't see it and if you are looking at it, no one can get past. Then there's food on a hotplate, with no indication of what it is or prices.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Went here yesterday with my mother and daughter. Place was absolutely packed but we managed to find a table. I had the xmas turkey sub, it was amazing! I only had half and was stuffed. My mother had the steak burger as usual and it never disappoints. I love this place and the shop sells lovely local produce

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: The Glen, Dumfries DG2 8PT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: 01387 253087

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  • Cuisine: British

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