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McDaniels

Bar, British, Scottish, Pub
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Whitehall Crescent, Dundee, Scotland
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed this a lot. Nothing was too much for them. Food was amazing and staff were polite and friendly. Place was clean. Fish was out of this world!!

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Thank luvbirdeez
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Would not recommend this place at all unless you like staff with the customer service of a plank..... unfriendly and unwelcoming and the food well I'd have rather paid the £7.50 I paid for the voucher for something out of pets at home as it was only fit for a dog... the burger was Gressy and on a Moldy roll... More 

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Thank Orlaith M
Inverness, United Kingdom
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175 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

A big bar with plenty of seating that allows bigger bands to play there. I like live music and have never been disappointed with the bands playing here. Good selection of beer as well.

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Thank Zhukov
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

My three friends and I went for lunch on Saturday 26th March, recommended , we were told the kitchen had a new chef, I had veg curry with rice my friend had macaroni and the other two had steak pie, it was absolutely delicious , I would say to anyone who hasn't been go try it , best in town... More 

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Thank Faithmi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

Got invited to lunch by daughter in law as she realised her voucher was about to expire First impressions not good filthy mat at front door whole place looks run down Anyway took a seat no one approached us so son went and got menu only another four people in the place eventually we were asked if we were ready... More 

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3 Thank Ian R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

Was here with a few friends, had a fabulous homemade meal, I had they macaroni it was delicious. My friends both had the steak pie they also loved it, especially the gravy. Friendly helpful staff also.

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Thank kim79065
Dundee, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Greasy processed substance advertised on menu as a burger for £6.95.....awful, awful. Eaten here before, was ok....not this time. Staff nice, friendly service. ..not much more though.

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1 Thank KFandAS
Dundee, United Kingdom
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364 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Met up here with friends before eating nearby, friendly welcome from staff, a good wine list at a very good price, sat on comfy leather couches at the large window, and enjoyed our drinks

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Thank ScotlandTigger999
Dundee, United Kingdom
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163 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

Knowing McDaniels had a big screen, me and a few friends planned to spend the afternoon here watching the football. When I ordered a round the barmaid just held her hand out, no indication of how much I was due to pay. When I asked her how much it was she barked "well it'll be more than a tenner!" -... More 

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1 Thank R138D
Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Had yet another very tasty lunch here on Saturday. Took a chance ordering chicken tikka, not knowing if it might be too spicy. However I needn't have worried. It was delicious. My daughter had scampi which she said was equally good. Highly recommend this place!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Scottish, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Whitehall Crescent, Dundee, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dundee

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?