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Great programme of events and cafe

We enjoy coming to see shows at this venue. It is a nice small size with a good rake so visibility... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Colin B
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Bob Dylan tribute

I'm a big fan of The Byre. It's a lovely intimate theatre. Great sound system. We went tonight to... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2018
Sabrina772
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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We are a fully programmed Theatre This includes family , Film, Theatre, Dance, Music and much more , full cafe and restaurant facilities on site.
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Abbey Street | University of St Andrews, St. Andrews KY16 9LA, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoy coming to see shows at this venue. It is a nice small size with a good rake so visibility is good. There is also a nice cafe with baking. The scones are nice!

Thank Colin B
Jan M, Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Colin Thank you for the lovely comment!

Reviewed May 4, 2018

I'm a big fan of The Byre. It's a lovely intimate theatre. Great sound system. We went tonight to see The Bob Dylan Story and it was fabulous. The band were outstanding and "Bob" was entertaining and chose a great selection of songs. Unfortunately there...More

Thank Sabrina772
Reviewed March 10, 2018

The Byrne Theatre is a very special leisure facility in the seaside resort of St Andrews. There is always something going on. The programme is varied and affordable. A couple of weeks ago we watched a varsity production of the history boys and earlier this...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is beautiful. A historical tour in a classical chic dress. If you are looking for a greedy and luxurious lunchtime break this is the right place. It will charm you with its intriguing combinations of sandwiches and soups and will wrap you in...More

Thank antonella b
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

The cafe downstairs is very friendly with plenty of seating. We had the most delicious caramel scone obviously freshly baked and cannot recommend highly enough!

Thank robin f
StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

Hi, Thank you for the great feedback. Yes we are proud of our scones and glad you enjoyed them. They are baked fresh every morning in our own kitchens. Thanks again and hope to welcome you to us shortly. Regards Stephen Sinclair

Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Rachel and Dave would like to thank Sean and all of the bar staff for a wonderful meal for 21 people from the age of 3 years old to 75 years old for our Golden Wedding Anniversary meal the food and service was excellent. Would...More

Thank Rachel R
StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2018

Dear Rachel and Dave, Thank you for your kind words. It was a pleasure hosting the meal for you. We are delighted that you had a great anniversary and a privilege for us to celebrate it with you. Look forward tho welcoming you again in...More

Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

We were visiting from Australia, and this was the first ever pantomime for 6 of our group of 7. It was highly enjoyed by everyone, and if we were living closer, we’d be making plans to be in St Andrews for pantomime again!More

Thank Rebecca P
StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Hi Rebecca, We are delighted that you had a great time at the Pantomime. The first panto experience is always a marmite moment. We are rightly proud of the production and glad that we were able to create some cherished memories for you and your...More

Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

A small intimate location. There's a bar and restaurant within and plenty parking around. If you are looking for a small venue this is the one.

Thank Ash1270
StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2017

Hi, Thank you for recommending is and glad you had a great time at the Panto this year. Hope to welcome you again in the new year for our new season and all the best for 2018.

Reviewed October 31, 2017

Visited here with my daughters and friends to watch the Just So Society performance of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. It was very interactive with prompts to shout out and a props bag waiting on your seat ready to use as prompted. It was hilarious...More

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StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Hi, Thanks for your great feedback, and great that you enjoyed the show confetti, rice, toast and all. We hope to welcome you again in the near future. Regards Stephen Sinclair

Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

This a truly fabulous centre and if visiting St Andrews you MUST check it out. Films, gigs, plays, talks, free music events all presented in a wonderful venue. Great bar and helpful friendly staff. It would be easy to spend days whiling away the time...More

Thank Ewan C
StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2017

Hi, We totally agree and thank you for your kind words and rating . Hope to welcome you again shortly to soak up that atmosphere and vibe. Regards Stephen S

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Hi, Tonights show is 7pm and will come down around the 9.30pm mark. Hope you have a great show and a Happy New Year
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