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Doonhamer

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17 Church Crescent, Dumfries DG1 1DF, Scotland
+44 1387 253832
Today
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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dumfries
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Best breakfast in town. Well cooked, plenty on plate a reasonable price. Great white coffee. Owner and staff very good and friendly. Deserves great review. Clean, tidy and efficient.

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Thank Doonhamerman
Moffat, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

whent in for a meal on monday was meet by a very nice lady i asked can i have a table for one she said very poltiley just take a table sir menus arrived sharp nice selection i had beer battered cod side salad nicely cooked piece of fish bottle beer to go along with it beer was £3.00 not... More 

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Thank john t
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

Nice clean café & take away.. breakfast is lovely. Handy for town centre. Haven't had lunch yet but I'm sure I would be disappointed

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Thank twitterus
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Stumbled here by chance and must say it's a great place. Good portions and food will cooked. Well worth a visit if near

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Thank Gary D
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2016

We were here by chance. Strolling around the town centre on a rainy day. Food is great though service is not as good as we were hoping.

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Thank peter11bell
Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2016

Called today and enjoyed home made soup with a burger and chips. Good value and quick service. Thank you

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Thank Alistair L
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2016

went for coffee but decided on scrambled egg roll, sausage roll and two teas. Table service and staff were friendly and efficient.Bill was £7.65

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Thank DennisStrange
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

Came here for the 1st time with my mum she had the full english which she was happy with (usually picky!) i had the "cream" of mushroom soup which to be honest there was no cream and wasn't creamy more like blitzed mushroom and water! Also the coronation chicken sandwich which was nice till came across a lump of powder... More 

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2 Thank Caitlin M
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2015

Nipped in here with my husband for a bite to eat at lunchtime. Immediately given menus and seated. My husband chose the soup of the day with a crusty roll, the soup was tomato and vegetable, and I chose a roll and scrambled egg plus two coffees. The soup looked lovely, thick with vegetables, and smelled really nice. Husband was... More 

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2 Thank Pam H
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015

Great selection on the menu also daily special menu. Lovely friendly staff and would recommend a visit

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Church Crescent, Dumfries DG1 1DF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 253832
Description
Small family run café serving traditional home made food including full Scottish Breakfast, mince and Tatties, Battered Cod chips and Peas also a selection of sweets and tray bakes available and plenty more choice.

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