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Kinross, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great Birthday Dinner here tonight. The food was excellent lots of choices on the menu. My favourite is the Chicken Pie but tonight I had the Oriental Beef with Noodles from the Specials Board and it was delicious. Highly recommend The Hideaway Ian & Sheila and their staff are excellent hosts.

Thank Margaret C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Lunch today with friends,great food &service,tried many restaurants in and around Dunfermline & this is by far the best.all homemade fresh food ,desert's never disappoint. Well worth a visit ,i would suggest you book as this has become a very popular restaurant.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Fife, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

Stopped off for lunch. Staff were friendly, looked clean. Food was disappointing.... Mash was lumpy, burgers not that tasty, pricey for food and not really worth the money. I'm not sure I would return or recommend.

Thank Cloudy036
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

I have visited the Hideaway on two occasions, both times will be memorable!! Why? The atmosphere, the friendly and attentive staff and most of all the FOOD!! Wow the food is amazing, cooked well and presented well, would definitely recommend you visit.......

Thank V4658SPmarier
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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

Third visit here and best yet. Highly recommend the high tea. Great value and the restaurant is buzzing, adds to a great atmosphere. Best chips in fife. Proper peeled, chipped and fried! Just love it here, so warm and friendly. I'm guessing man behind bar is owner, he is lovely as are all of his staff, all a credit to... More 

Thank Trackyb14
Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

We have been here several times and never a disappointment. Had an evening meal with friends visiting from Ireland and had to take them for the fresh quality food, warm friendly staff and relaxing atmosphere.

Thank Lorraine22021968
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2016

The service was excellent, Staff were very friendly and helpful, the food was excellent I had the black pudding stack and the chicken and leak home made pie it was full of chicken and very flavoursome. The menu had a good range of food from starters to deserts . as a family we will definitely go back.

Thank 244anthonyt
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181 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

I went there with my daughter, husband and my grandsons age 9 and 1 years old. For a high tea. When we went in ,we were greeted from behind the bar by a nice warm friendly man. The food was good. We were given toast and offered t/coffee none of us took the t/coffee. All the adults had mixed grill... More 

1 Thank margaretcameron43
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2016

Tried for first time this week should have visited quicker and more often, warm welcome, great service, great menu, fantastic fresh food. Have eaten in places all over the world and this place is on my top 10 list now for good wholesome food. No need to go to restaurants that reheat frozen packet food or microwave mush anymore .... More 

Thank Bill H
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47 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

All I can say is fantastic!!!!! There were 10 off us and there were no issues at all. The service was lovely the food was excellent. I had the black pudding stack and the fillet steak, it was lovely. Lots of choice on the menu, something for everyone. Lovely place too. Will definitely be back!!!!

Thank Hazel D

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hideaway is a traditional country inn located in the beautiful Fife countryside just 5 minutes from Dunfermline town centre. Each of our 7 en-suite bedrooms comes complete with trouser press, tea/coffee making facilities and rates include continental breakfast served in the comfort of your bedroom. Our restaurant has a locally unrivaled reputation for food and friendly service making the hideaway the perfect setting for business or pleasure ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Hideaway

Address: Kingseat Road, Dunfermline KY12 0UB, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > Dunfermline
Price Range: $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
The Hideaway Hotel Dunfermline
The Hideaway Dunfermline, Scotland

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