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Anster Cheese farm and restaurant

Anstruther, Scotland
+44 1333 312580
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (37 reviews)
“cheese scone” (14 reviews)
“soup” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Soups, Scottish, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Anstruther, Scotland
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Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

I go regularly to the Cheesefarm for lunch. The food is always good, as are the coffees & cakes!! The staff are lovely BUT there are never enough!! On Saturday my friend and I stood for over 15 minutes before being able to pay our...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Called in for lunch and was surprised to see that you could view cheese being made whilst waiting for your food to active. Soup & sandwich was tasty and very good value. Other food viewed on tables looked just as good. Also able to purchase...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Really great place for lunch if you are in the area. Food quality was exceptional. Service friendly but efficient. Very good value for money. Spotless and to top it all an excellent view.

Thank GJ730
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Popped along to this place today for a late lunch and we were not disappointed. Great service in a lovely setting. Food was just stunning, from macaroni cheese to toasties and beautiful smoked salmon we will definitely be back again soon. If cheese is your...More

Thank christine w
Reviewed October 12, 2017

My husband and I stopped off here for lunch. Driving up to the restaurant it doesn't look like much. As we entered we were greeted and taken to a table for two. The staff was friendly and the restaurant was clean. My husband had a...More

Thank Bokkie1701
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Lovely clean shop and cafe and the cheese is to die for, very helpful staff and you can taste the cheese before you buy it.

Thank David D
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Been a few times and always great food and delicious cheese. Kids love the macaroni and the specials can be very tasty. Can watch the cheese getting made in viewing area

Thank kmsScotland
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Popped in for lunch. Omlette came with choice of 3 fillings- so tasty with Anster cheese, ham and mushrooms and very generous portion. Partner had her farmhouse benedict which is eggs and avocado on a cheese scone- she loves it. Rounded off with earl grey...More

Thank Stuart M
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Just finished lunch here and has to post. I had soup and a cheese board from a massive selection of cheese. I would highly recommend making a journey here for lunch no matter how far you stay away!!

Thank Alan M
Reviewed September 21, 2017

Took family for lunch and was not disappointed! Lovely and clean and the food was delicious. Don't leave without having tea and their homemade scones, FABULOUS!

Thank Liz F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Anstruther, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  Anstruther
  • Phone Number: +44 1333 312580
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as well as the cafe they have a cheese making area to view - "Anster" is the name of the cheese. Great cafe.
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