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Restaurant at The Russell

) #16 of 106 Restaurants in St Andrews $$ - $$$ British, , International
26 The Scores, St Andrews KY16 9AS, Scotland
+44 1334 473447
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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British, Scottish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 The Scores, St Andrews KY16 9AS, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We walked in without a reservation on a Saturday night - they served drinks (excellent gin and tonics) at the bar and found a table for two! The food, the ambiance, and the service was great. The bartender was cheerful, the hostess was charming, our...More

Thank sonomacher
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the Russell, and we make it a frequent stop with every St Andrews visit. Usually we just like it for the great whiskies and friendly atmosphere, but this time we brought our baby and tried the food for lunch. We both had burgers,...More

Thank cmdoyle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our 2nd visit here as last time we thoroughly enjoyed our food and visit and wanted to return. We were greeted and seated by the luvly Helen who also i formed us of the specials on offer.. Again great food, soups for starters cullen skink...More

Thank dundeetravellermrshc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate in the bar rather than the restaurant and it was a good choice. A decent and fiarly interesting menu, plenat of food when it came, good service and a pleasant atmosphere. What's not to like?

Thank BrushM
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This was our 2nd visit and we will be back. It was a Thursday so it was surprisingly quiet. We were seated by Helen and talked through the specials. We chose the tomato and red pepper soup . Also take with a Cullen skink sauce....More

Thank Dundeetravellers_8
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The fillet was outstanding; the desserts incredible; the appetizers were top notch (my favorite was the baked scallops !) . . service was absolutely excellent . . all in all, a premium experience !!

Thank Steven J
Reviewed 8 June 2017

A group of eight of us made reservations for the Restaurant at the Russell Hotel. It was wonderful! We were a little concerned at first, because the hostess seated us in the bar, took our drink orders, and provided us with menus. She explained that...More

Thank MaryLynn H
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food. Enjoyed the smoked haddock and Cullen skink as a starter. For mains, my wife enjoyed the pork with crackling and dauphinoise potatoes and I tucked into the duck. Yum! Service was friendly and most helpful. Happy Kiwis are we.

Thank Top6Inches
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We ate in the restaurant at the back of the hotel. What great value for money and fab food. Thanks to Helen and Michael for looking after us so well. Really enjoyed ourselves.

Thank LanStandrew
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Great service by Michael and the food was awesome. Finish off with the Cheese Platter . You won't regret it.

Thank Darrell O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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