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Bridgeview Station Restaurant

Riverside Drive, Dundee DD1 1NR, Scotland
01382 660066
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Ranked #22 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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Tayport
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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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Guisborough
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

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
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

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
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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
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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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Scotland
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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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London, United Kingdom
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198 reviews 198 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This funky restaurant has a glorious view of the Tay Bridge. Classy decor, and pleasant music give a good atmosphere. We went for a light lunch and were very impressed with the menu. The cheese soufflé was tasty with a pretty peashoot salad. The burger was cooked to your taste and beautifully presented. The service needs sharpening but this is... More

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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128 reviews 128 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

We went along around 3.30 and had a late lunch Decided on the burger with hand cut chips we were assured by the menu that these would take some time as they would be made especially for us we couldn't work out why it would take 40 minutes when there were only a few diners The burgers were good the... More

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Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We love everything about this restaurant, from the staff, to the food. Every time we go we are treated like honored guests and the staff speak to our daughter which is always a plus as many places ignore children. The menu has a few things they keep on all of the time and then they have dishes they change every... More

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