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Restaurant at The Russell

26 The Scores, St. Andrews KY16 9AS, Scotland
+44 1334 473447
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, European, British, Scottish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 The Scores, St. Andrews KY16 9AS, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Slow getting the kitchen going since we arrived right around 6pm, but after 30-45 min, they were up and running. Simple, traditional food with very nice service, best we had in SA.

Thank italy-nuts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner a couple of times here as it was close to where we were staying at in the Montague House! Service and food was great! Enjoyed the atmosphere!

Thank Lorna J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Locker Room is a small cosy private dining room for 8, so it suited our golfing group perfectly. The table is round, so it enabled everyone to join into the conversation. It’s a set menu with a couple of alternatives, but the steak was...More

Thank ianh65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has the most delightful small private dining room which is perfect for 8 people - which we were . The menu is top notch - just the right size and variety. They do a shellfish starter in a curry sauce which is superb...More

Thank BigRoyston
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Frequented this special home on several occasions during our visit to St. Andrews and the Drinks, Food and Service were 'top notch'!!!!

Thank nsmgr56
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Stopped at the Russell for a quick bite at lunch. Good soups and sandwiches. The bartender made a special cocktail for me that was delicious! went back after dinner for another special cocktail. Great location with ocean view.

Thank beasam24
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I booked for a Friday dinner at the Restaurant at the Russell during Graduation Week. One person in the party was 30 minutes late but they sat us, took our drink order, and were not upset at all. To get to the restaurant you pass...More

1  Thank Patricia H
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Lovely staff, decor bit tired, Service friendly but big gaps - ma be staff diverted to Dining Room? . Nice fresh fish and chips, tasteless tartare sauce. Most thin overpriced steak ever.Overall? Not recoomended

1  Thank PaulADen12
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Just finished dinner at the Restaurant at The Russell and could not have been happier. As a frequent traveler my wife and I dine at some pretty impressive places all over Europe. The Russell landed right up next to some of our favorite French places....More

Thank Wrock14
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

This is the second time that we have had a meal here . The food has been consistently good with great service as well . I had the mussels and then lamb which was very tasty . We all enjoyed our meals

Thank karenb21
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 The Scores, St. Andrews KY16 9AS, Scotland (Formerly Russell Hotel - Supper Room)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  St. Andrews
  • Phone Number: +44 1334 473447
  • This restaurant is at The Russell Hotel
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