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Doonhamer

Academy Street, Dumfries DG1 1DF, Scotland
01387 253832
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Ranked #25 of 105 restaurants in Dumfries
Cuisines: Scottish
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Most recent review
- Apr 13, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Had yet another lovely lunch here, the owners are just lovely & the food yummy - we will certainly be back! No complaints from us!

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014 via mobile

First time I had been in since was revamped. Was very nice and lovely staff. Tried the pasta dish off lunchtime special and it was ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜„. Will be back again very soon ๐Ÿ˜„

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

The Doonhamer has been totally revamped and is now called No.17 still owned and run by Florence and Nick. They now only specialise in breakfasts and lunches and do this really well. The food is prepared I front of you and is excellent. The restaurant is spotlessly clean and the staff are great. If you want breakfast or lunch or... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

Since being in new ownership , I have been here on 3 occassions. 1st time was for lunch with my son,which was lovely. 2nd time with friends on a Saturday night,menu was average & meal was nice,nothing spectacular but as it was quiet we had full attention from our hosts,who couldn't have been more attentive. On the 3rd occasion,lunchtime,a few... More

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Glasgow
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47 reviews 47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013 via mobile

Good place to get a breakfast. Staff are friendly and the restaurant is clean. Would recommend if you're looking for good decent food.

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

Doonhamer is the best restaurant in Dumfries.The food is fresh and tasty ,the atmosphere is good.The chef knows his job! recommend the restaurant for the quality of the food , the variety of the menu and of course the prices.The service is professional and friendly. Dumfries needs a place like Doonhamer restaurant!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

The Doonhamer is always a dissapointment when we go, which we do rarely due to the bad serviceโ€ฆ the food is excellent, truly very nice and simple but full of flavour. The service is dreadful โ€“ you get the feeling that you are holding the waiting staff back from their other endeavours! You feel like saying If I am getting... More

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Lochmaben, Scotland, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

Great food! Kids love it, adults love it, the price is right, the staff are friendly - what's not to like?

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Birmingham, England
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239 reviews 239 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

On a day trip and happened past looking for a cafe so popped in. Was very busy and a nice pot of tea and good value bacon roll later well set up for a days drinking!

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

Excellent value would recommend, centrally located. Staff very friendly. Varied selection of menu with things for everyone.

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