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Kings Coffee and Books

12 Queensberry Street, Dumfries DG1 1EX, Scotland
+44 1387 254444
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (14 reviews)
“toasties” (9 reviews)
“soup” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Contemporary, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Queensberry Street, Dumfries DG1 1EX, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We love coming here as a family, it’s a bit different and the food is always delicious. Love the suspended coffee idea and the avocado on sourdough was amazing! This place seems to be constantly evolving and always has such friendly staff, it’s a proper...More

Thank greedygoose77
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Cafe run by a church group, I think. Has a good menu with cakes. Eaten in here twice now and both experiences good. Clean and staff friendly.

Thank TwilightSparkle
Reviewed 9 March 2018

I am a regular here as the coffee and snacks are of the first order. The have some interesting sauces etc. The staff always seem to be happy and cheerfull

Thank kendoon
Reviewed 12 November 2017

I had the special which was goat's cheese on toasted rye, with apples, walnuts, honey and salad. Easily enough for two, but too scrummy to share...£2-90 ! Beautifully presented too !

Thank ScotlandStewarts
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Ok so I live in Australia, totally spoiled for coffee there, the Uk is a bit of a desert when it comes to coffee and you have to put up with nasty stuff like Costa and Nero, so when I landed in Dumfries my husbands...More

Thank Runrig1890
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Plenty of space in this coffee shop to sit on a squashy leather sofa and use the free Wi-fi, & read the papers. Each coffee hand made, had a flat white and an Americano with scones each. Atmosphere relaxed and cool! Great music playing in...More

1  Thank Valerie W
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We popped in to Kings Coffee and Books for lunch as it had been recommended to us. We were not disappointed. Young friendly staff eager to make sure we received their full attention. I fancied soup off the day and on asking what was in...More

Thank Tudor S
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Visited here with family during a short break in Dumfries. The food was lovely (we had the meatball sub) and the atmosphere was lovely. The staff were helpful and quickly asked if I needed any help moving chairs so I could access the table in...More

Thank Joanne108
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

After a few disappointing coffees on our visit to Dumfries and Galloway we found this little gem in the town of Dumfries. Just tucked away off the main street it is a bit quirky, just what I look for in a cafe. Love the decoration...More

Thank becstar5
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Totally lovely coffee shop with a warm atmosphere, excellent service every time and the white hot chocolate is Devine.

Thank tigerwa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Cafe, British, Contemporary, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Queensberry Street, Dumfries DG1 1EX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 254444
  • E-mail
Coffee shop and Christian bookshop.
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