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The Pancake Place

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Unit 35 Kingsgate Centre, Dunfermline KY12 7QU, Scotland
01383739258
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Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 27
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Gluten Free Lunch

I visited for lunch having seen a sign outside advertising gluten free (GF) toasties and pancakes. The staff were very friendly and knowledgeable about the GF menu options and were quick to check sauce ingredients for me when I asked. It's always reassuring to eat somewhere that takes GF seriously... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 14, 2015
Heather_Dalgarno
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
via mobile
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Third time in Pancake place. Delicious food (you should try the cheese burger with bacon, tuna melt and the onion rings). Gentle staff and brilliant prices! I'm coming back for sure

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Thank Luciana C
England
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66 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

Could be a lot better. Not very bright and rather dark selling food by quantity rather than quality. Cheap and cheerful

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Thank Davidsgems
Paul M, General Manager at The Pancake Place, responded to this review

Sorry you found the restaurant rather dark, we do try to create a cosy atmosphere in the cold dark winter days but we are always willing to listen to opinions and we will see if the lighting needs altered. Not sure what food you had on your visit as although we are a very busy restaurant especially at lunchtimes I... More 

Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

I visited for lunch having seen a sign outside advertising gluten free (GF) toasties and pancakes. The staff were very friendly and knowledgeable about the GF menu options and were quick to check sauce ingredients for me when I asked. It's always reassuring to eat somewhere that takes GF seriously as my sensitivity to cross contamination is very high. I... More 

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Thank Heather_Dalgarno
Dunfermline
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

As regular customers, my mum and I were happy to see the new menu, with all the old favourites and a few new additions, we've got to know the manager and the staff well and they are always very friendly and if I'm at work and in for my lunch break, the manager always gets our order in quickly even... More 

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1 Thank Carole S
Fife, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

I visited The Pancake Place, Dunfermline for a snack whilst out shopping with my husband and daughter on Friday 13th November 2015. On entering the restuarant I was ask how many and then rather abruptly handed three menus and told to sit where I liked. When the waitress came to take our order I asked if we could have a... More 

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Thank Diane F
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015 via mobile

My self and my elderly father and handicapped brother are regular visitors and I cannot thank the manageress enough for her patience she has for my brother the friendship she has struck with him is amazing I have never found her anything but happy and helpful and herself and her staff deserve to be commended lovely friendly place to go... More 

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Thank Nikki Y
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

Great staff, always at your sevice when you need them, the food is great alwasy hot! Nothing more to say as its a really good place, famoly friendly anyone cculd go! Good for if your on a budget to x

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2 Thank Chelsea A
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

One off the best places in town to eat fantastic friendly staff that went that bit extra as I have a fussy eater,manageress was so welcoming n certainly made us feel welcome def be back

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2 Thank Nikki R
Fife, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Love this place ,staff friendly and helpful . Food was good great menu Manageress is lovely and approachable

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2 Thank Nellied55
Cowdenbeath, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Wasn't sure about trying here cos of some of the previous reviews but I'm glad I did . Came in as a treat with my daughter who I thought would like to try a pancake and she loved it . Plenty of choice for kids and a friendly waitress it was a pleasant visit and I would return . A... More 

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2 Thank Shelby B

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Unit 35 Kingsgate Centre, Dunfermline KY12 7QU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  Dunfermline
  • Phone Number: 01383739258

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

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