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McDaniels

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Whitehall Crescent, Dundee, Scotland
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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478 reviews
309 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Visited here with friends for a Christmas Night Out. Pre ordered our food beforehand from a two or three course set menu. Friendly servers, everyone enjoyed their food.

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Thank dundeetravellermrshc
Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Went here the other day for a meal, was Great, had the steak pie top notch. Jackie n jenny the bar staff where also very accommodating. will defiantly be back

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Thank cameronconnor
Dundee, United Kingdom
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442 reviews
263 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

A long established bar which always has a friendly atmosphere. Beers are always good and they do a lovely bottle of prosecco for £9. Well worth a visit.

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Thank Dundeetravellers_8
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50 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Came here with the family, food was fantastic. We had steak pie, macaroni and chilli burger, all fab. Staff very friendly and accommodating. Place looks a bit old but clean. Food and drinks reasonably priced. Would def return.

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Thank rolypolyfatjaws
Tayport, United Kingdom
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282 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Long established pub in Dundee in a great location but it needs a makeover and a cheerful bar man! They do bar food but I wouldn't want to eat there unless it had a good scrub... sorry.

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Thank heather_suds
Dundee, United Kingdom
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478 reviews
309 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Met two friends here on a Saturday afternoon, before eating elsewhere, friendly welcome from staff, sat in the comfy sofas at the window, not too busy but a good atmosphere in the place, worth a visit

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Thank dundeetravellermrshc
Dundee, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 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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1 Thank luvbirdeez
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 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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Inverness, United Kingdom
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190 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 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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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Scottish, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats
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?