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Carousel Coffee Shop & Gifts

Pettycur Road, Kinghorn KY3 9RN, Scotland
+44 1592 892529
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish
$$ - $$$
Pettycur Road, Kinghorn KY3 9RN, Scotland
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Reviewed December 13, 2017

With a view to die for, the food is the icing on the cake! Excellent value for money, friendly staff and a small gift shop to browse while you wait.

Thank enageohud
Reviewed October 4, 2017

this place ticks all the boxes - very nice food, a good selection, pleasant and efficient service and the view is brilliant, especially on the odd occasion we can enjoy a pleasant dry and sunny day. i have visited many times and always leave satisfied.

1  Thank jmo1506
Reviewed October 2, 2017

fancy a coffee or even a hearty lunch. if your near Kinghorn look into this charming little coffee shop with breathtaking views over the river forth, This place has all the benefits of a good restaurant on the high street in any town.Great friendly staff...More

1  Thank Jimfraser_12
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic building with views over the bay/sea, appears to be clean enough, has ample parking,the food was terrible and we only had two half cooked bacon rolls and two coffees which to be fair were ok.

Thank author55
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Don't be fooled by the facade, which might give appearance of a 1980s holiday park as the decor isn't everything. We stopped by for lunch and had a lovely salad, a sandwich and a brunch item. All were very nice and very reasonably priced. The...More

Thank Terry O
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Visited with family for breakfast while staying in the area. We had dogs with us so asked if it was ok to eat outside. They said yes but then we were given a cooked breakfast in a polystyrene takeaway box and plastic cutlery. I'm not...More

3  Thank Kerry E
Reviewed June 4, 2017

When we eventually got used to the opening times, we were able to sample their lunches. Soup and sandwich was absolutely delicious and well worth a try.

1  Thank X9576VBkarenm
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

Popped it to this little café today whilst doing a section of the Fife Coastal path. We are Fifers and go out for lunch every weekend and are always on look out for new eateries. What a disappointment Carousel is. Menu is extremely dated, and...More

1  Thank Sylvie M
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Found this place through this website. Stopped by for a piece of cake and a drink on warm sunny day. Excellent view over the Firth of Forth for the high vantage point of the café. The 2 girls working there are very friendly and our...More

Thank scottishworker
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

Great friendly service.. Coffee and Scone was Fantastic. The view is exceptional.. I visited on a cold snowy day in March.. The warmth of the Staff is typically Fife.

Thank Graeme M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $14
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 AM
9:30 AM - 4:30 AM
9:30 AM - 4:30 AM
9:30 AM - 4:30 AM
9:30 AM - 4:30 AM
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pettycur Road, Kinghorn KY3 9RN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  Kinghorn
  • Phone Number: +44 1592 892529
  • E-mail
Carousel Coffee Shop & Gifts - Lunch with a view. Light lunches, Tea & Coffee and cakes, set in the small village of Kinghorn overlooking The Forth River. Ideal for a relaxing afternoon. Lovely gifts selection and Occasion Cards.CARD MACHINE AVAILABLE.
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