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Kings Coffee and Books

12 Queensberry Street, Dumfries DG1 1EX, Scotland
+44 1387 254444
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (14 reviews)
“toasties” (9 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Contemporary, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
12 Queensberry Street, Dumfries DG1 1EX, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Great coffee. Might take a bit longer to make but good coffee takes time. Bacon roll lovely too. Friendly staff and relaxing atmosphere.

Thank 1963cr
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely staff equally lovely food choice Plenty of room to sit and catch up with friends Would love to see it open for breakfast earlier on Sunday :)

Thank JZoopa
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I love a good pot of tea but at Kings you get a GREAT pot of tea; not a teabag in sight. They use 1/2L (I think) teapots with buit in strainers. As someone who likes time to allow my tea to brew/infuse/stew this is...More

Thank David C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Contemporary, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
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
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday
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
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Description
Coffee shop and Christian bookshop.
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