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Braes

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14/18 Perth Road, Dundee, Scotland
01382 226344
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Today
10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: braes, Dundee is located on Perth Road in the University area of Dundee...
braes, Dundee is located on Perth Road in the University area of Dundee. It is a firm favourite of locals and students alike. Whether it's a hearty breakfast, light lunch or dinner, our chefs take pride in preparing a mixture of traditional and modern dishes making braes, Dundee one of the top places to eat in Dundee.
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Visitor rating
  • 19
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Breakfast Break

Having finished University earlier than expected and needed something delicious to eat, me and a couple of friends decided to pop for breakfast and Braes did not disappoint. The breakfast menu is very basic with basically standard Scottish or Vegetarian cooked breakfast in small or large sizing... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
Jfizzable
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Dundee, Scotland
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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69 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Dundee, Scotland
Top Contributor
134 reviews 134 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

Having finished University earlier than expected and needed something delicious to eat, me and a couple of friends decided to pop for breakfast and Braes did not disappoint. The breakfast menu is very basic with basically standard Scottish or Vegetarian cooked breakfast in small or large sizing with the option of rolls and such. Personally I think the menu should... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
braes D, Manager at Braes, responded to this review

Hi Jfizzable! Thanks very much for your review... we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your breakfast and all that Braes has to offer in terms of atmosphere, service and surroundings! We are also more than happy to accept some constructive criticism from our customers so we will take your points on board. Next time you pop by,... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

We booked a table for 12, the staff were so attentive and handled all our many requests with ease. food was simple but perfect!

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braes D, Manager at Braes, responded to this review

Hi Fiona, thanks so much for your lovely review. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time at Braes and we look forward to seeing you again soon! Many Thanks Gayle Copland Assistant Manager More 

Dundee, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Regularly visit Braes for the Monday night pub quiz. Staff are friendly. Prices are very reasonable, particularly the current winter menu, and good atmosphere. Definitely recommend.

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braes D, General Manager at Braes, responded to this review

Dear JemimaO Many thanks for your lovely review, and we are so pleased to hear you enjoy our quiz so much, as it is definitely a popular night it the quizzing world! Thanks again and see you next Monday! Steve Dall General Manager More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Great atmosphere, friendly staff, very well layed out bar area... perfectly feng shuied! The music selection is a good balance to suit most tastes. One of the best pubs on Perth Road.

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braes D, General Manager at Braes, responded to this review

Hi Christine Many thanks for taking the time to feedback on your recent visit to Braes. Everyone is delighted to hear you had such a wonderful time, and your comments have been passed on to the team. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Steve Dall General Manager More 

Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

Friendly staff and clean reasonably priced drinks and tables well laid out visited with a group of friends on a night out and really enjoyed it

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braes D, General Manager at Braes, responded to this review

Dear Michelle Many thanks for your recent 5* review, and it is great to hear you had such an amazing time with us at Braes, and your comments have been passed on to the team! We trust you had a great Xmas & New Year and hope to see you again very soon. Kind regards Steve Dall General Manager More 

Dundee, United Kingdom
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

My mum, daughter and I visit Braes 2 or 3 times a month. The food's good, the staff are nice and friendly and their cocktails are fabulous! There's always a nice atmosphere and what you get is very good value for money. We'll continue to be regulars!

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braes D, Manager at Braes, responded to this review

Hi Jennifer C! Thank you very much for your kind review of Braes. Your comments have been passed on to the team and everyone is so pleased! It is our pleasure to serve our regulars such as yourselves and we look forward to seeing you again soon! Cheers Gayle Copland Assistant Manager More 

Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I often go to Braes for a few drinks or a bite to eat with friends from work or on dates. It's always a lovely place to go if you're looking for welcoming, friendly service, good food and a warm atmosphere. The food is very reasonably priced and tastes great too. The staff are never anything less than welcoming and... More 

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braes D, Manager at Braes, responded to this review

Hi JonathanD, thanks very much for taking the time to review Braes! We are so pleased to hear that you enjoy coming here on a regular basis and your kind comments have been passed on to the whole team. Hopefully we'll see you soon for some lunch or drinks or maybe both! Cheers Gayle Copland Assistant Manager More 

Dundee, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I come almost every Thursday to enjoy their fabuous breakfast, the best eating time in my week. Not expensive, friendy staff, cosy athmophere! I'll be back again!

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braes D, Manager at Braes, responded to this review

Hi mathelau2014! Thanks very much for your lovely review of Braes! We are so glad we brighten up your week on a regular basis with our Big Breakfast and we'll see you again soon. Cheers Gayle Copland Assistant Manager More 

Dundee, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This place can be a hit or miss when we visit,our last visit resulted in the lady serving not understanding the drinks order,this was swiftly corrected,but not with the drink i requested The food is good,but sometimes takes a while to arrive but PLEASE... not everyone loves football,if the football on the TV was maybe limited to just 1 TV... More 

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braes D, Manager at Braes, responded to this review

Hi John R! Many thanks for taking the time to review Braes here on Tripadvisor. Thank you, also, for your constructive criticism. I have passed on your comments to the team. What with having a brand new cask product on almost twice a week, and an abundance of bottled craft beers, ciders and spirits it is sometimes hard to keep... More 

Tayport, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
146 reviews 146 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 via mobile

We visited on a cold, wet day. The fire was on and the bar areas were cosy and spotless. The bar is very well organised and staff are friendly and attentive. The menu is varied and well priced. We had fish and chips and sticky toffee pudding. Both were delicious. Braes is a great lunch stop!

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braes D, General Manager at Braes, responded to this review

Dear Heather Thank you for your kind words following your visit to Braes on that cold wet day, and I am pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your visit. I remember your visit well, and look forward to seeing you both again soon. Warmest regards Steve Dall General Manager More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14/18 Perth Road, Dundee, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dundee
  • Phone Number: 01382 226344

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Scottish

Description

braes, Dundee is located on Perth Road in the University area of Dundee. It is a firm favourite of locals and students alike. Whether it's a hearty breakfast, light lunch or dinner, our chefs take pride in preparing a mixture of traditional and modern dishes making braes, Dundee one of the top places to eat in Dundee.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?