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The Rbar

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Views of the 17 and 18th holes at St Andrews

This bar is part of the MacDonald Hotel in St Andrews and has a great open glass view of the 17 and... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Pre dinner cocktail

Comfortable seating and sweeping views of the Old Course. Bar has decent selection and staff is... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2016
Reston, Virginia
via mobile
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible21%
Aug 11, 2018
“Great views and smart drinks”
Aug 4, 2018
“Evening Meal”
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Popped in during the afternoon had a nice drink and superb views over the course Staff very attentive, and table snacks good, bit pricey but worth it as a bit different and away from the bustle outside

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Called in here today using an Itison voucher for G&T battered fish and chips along with an Eden gin. Food was superb. Extremely busy but great service and loads of atmosphere. Well worth a visit and will come back again when in StAndrews

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank paterson5
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

This bar is part of the MacDonald Hotel in St Andrews and has a great open glass view of the 17 and 18th holes at the famous St Andrews golf course. Whilst enjoying drinks and nibbles from the comfy lounge chairs you can watch the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank fishinwater
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

After eating out, we decided to have a night cap at the rbar before calling it a night. The drinks were slightly overpriced but the staff more than made up for it. Zoe especially ensured a pleasant visit.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 927allanw
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

We had afternoon tea here 2 years before and although it was expensive it really was beautiful and the service was impeccable. My parents also honeymooned here in 1960 so for my mother, it is a very special place. I booked a table for afternoon...More

4  Thank GeeGeesFife
Reviewed October 26, 2016

poor food with a 3 tier cake stand for 3 adults consisting of tiny fruit scones, tiny loaf cake things, 6 in number, and 2 small finger sandwiches each with poor fillings - tea and coffee served immediately with cake stand 20 mins later and...More

1  Thank helm100
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Having booked a stay in January 2017 and being in St Andrews yesterday my wife and I decided to visit the hotel for some drinks and food. However after sitting in the bar area which is beautiful and being ignored by various bar staff and...More

1  Thank Donna T
Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Comfortable seating and sweeping views of the Old Course. Bar has decent selection and staff is friendly.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank pillowandfork
Reviewed September 27, 2016

We made a day trip to St. Andrews and had booked lunch at the Russacks Hotel, which overlooks the 18th hole of the Old Course as well as the classic Royal & Ancient Golf Clubhouse. On a prior visit I knew that I wanted to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank sfinestone
Reviewed September 27, 2016

One of the worst Afternoon Teas we have ever had the misfortune to experience. The surroundings were nice and the service was good but that is where the positives end. The minute sandwiches were made with cheap tasting bread, the fillings sparse and lacking in...More

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