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Bridgeview Station Restaurant

Riverside Drive, Dundee DD1 1NR, Scotland
01382 660066
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Ranked #21 of 274 restaurants in Dundee
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $22
Cuisines: European, Scottish, British, Gastropub
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert, Private Dining
Description: Set on Dundee’s prominent waterfront and housed within an iconic Victorian railway station, Bridgeview Station Café-restaurant boasts unparalleled panoramic views over the Tay estuary and aims to set a new standard for casual dining within the city. Nominated for two Architectural awards, Bridgeview Station was based on the original design of Dundee’s old Magdalen Green Railway Station and was constructed over 6 years with no expense spared, using local skilled tradesmen.
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83% Recommend
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English first
London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

Great staff, great food. We stayed locally at The Premier Inn and were so glad we went here. We sat outside and ate with a beautiful view!

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79 reviews 79 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW via mobile

First time here this year. Excellent meal. We both had the burgers. Home made. Chips were lovely too. Must go back one evening.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

Customer chatter and overhead "music" can be ever so slightly annoying, but get past this and you will find the service and food very good. Cheerful staff, clean tables and chairs and cutlery. Nothing seemed to be to much trouble with our order, its timely provision and presentation. The toilets (gents) also merit a creditable and favourable comment.

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Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

This was my first visit to this restaurant and it was a pleasure. The food was lovely and there was a good choice. Staff were friendly. Possibly a wee bit noisy but it was busy, which is a good sign. We booked a table since it seems to be popular. There are parking spaces outside although not a lot but... More

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I have only eaten breakfast on two occasions at this friendly restaurant and they were delicious. From what I have seen other food seems to be of similar quality. If you are looking for well prepared and presented food the evening menu should be worth trying.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Visited for my lunch and liked the look of the menu. Took a while to be served and to get drinks but once ordered the food arrived within a reasonable time. I had the fish and chips and it was delicious, it was presented beautifully and tasted great. Would definetly come back for another visit.

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Blairgowrie, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

first visit to this restaurant. used to go when it did just takeaway. must remember to book next time as it was lunchtime and quite busy but they took us and we sat outside. food was not long in coming to us and it was piping hot. above average prices but i did not grudge it at all, it was... More

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Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Never thought about popping in here but glad I did - only stopped for coffee and cakes but quite impressed by the setup - excellent strong robusta coffee and no hesitation with my usual machiatto double, water offered and decent selection of home made cakes. Service was very friendly, natural and welcoming - lots of tourists in residence when I... More

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Houston, Texas
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Selected this restaurant for a family get-together based on the Tripadvisor ratings and comments. We were all well pleased with our food and experience. The food was excellent and well presented, and the service was also good. As another reviewer commented, the lack of soft furnishing did result in a noisy environment; it isn't conducive for a quiet chat. The... More

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Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Restaurant is nicely set up and in an excellent situation with views of the bridge and the river. With few soft furnishings I think it could be noisy when busy, quiet this evening. Service was pleasant and efficient. My starter of goats cheese souffle with curried cauliflower was very good. We both had haddock and chips which were OK but... More

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