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East Pier Smokehouse

€€ - €€€Seafood, British,
East Pier | East Shore, St Monans KY10 2AR, Scotland
+44 1333 405030
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab cakes” (42 reviews)
“potato salad” (32 reviews)
“lobster” (109 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
East Pier | East Shore, St Monans KY10 2AR, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cullen skink wonderful as was fish curry and the crab cakes. Not only brilliant food but real ale as well. I can thoroughly recommend this place - unfortunately now closed until Easter.

Thank AlythK1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a lovely blustery walk. Popped in to get chips.... the menu for a meal was incredible and we wished we had done this as the food brought out to other customers looked amazing. Daughter had Cullen skink- best ever was her description and she...More

Thank ginnym442
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a delightful experience. Great views, friendly environment and, most important of all, great food. We were a party of 4 and each of us ordered a different meal .... And we were all very pleased with what we ate. The fish were lightly smoked...More

Thank Colin C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called in for lunch, having been determined for ages to eat here on our trip up from the south of England to the East Neuk, and our expectations were fulfilled in every way. The situation is perfect, the concept perfectly executed, unpretentious, welcoming and...More

Thank Chrissie G
Reviewed 9 October 2018

During our short holiday to Pittenweem, we walked to St Monans and visited the Smokehouse. We sat outside in the attractive outside area in the sun with our dog, beautiful location.

Thank Greekislandlovers
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Quirky restaurant with wonderful food, I would recommend the alder smoked prawns, excellent flavor with tasty dipping sauce.

Thank PaulandJane7
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

I have been wanting to eat here for a few years now but have never quite got the timing right! Wednesday lunch and the place was packed. Got a great table downstairs, outside... perfect. We had the crab cakes and king prawn tempura... served takeaway...More

1  Thank achmelvic
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Excellent lunch here the hot smoked sea bass was sublime a great no frills food first restaurant a great antidote to the usual ubiquitous fish served up in most places

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Stumbled on The Smokehouse and glad we did. Quirky place with great food. The smoked fish and cheese is amazing. I had the smoked tempura prawns and smoked halumi. Delicious.. Food is served takeaway style and you find a table in the rustic seating area....More

1  Thank Ken D
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Had a light lunch here and it was lovely. The Cullen Skink was delicious with the artisan bread. It was a beautiful day and the scenery from the pier was beautiful. I had such a nice time.

Thank M K
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Maz G
15 August 2018|
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Response from FAS74 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would say so, though they would have to like seafood,
24 July 2017|
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rita h
18 March 2017|
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Response from JohnHenery | Reviewed this property |
Hi. You would need to check with the owner. I'm only a customer! I went there a few times though & don't recall them doing fish & chips. Thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Pier | East Shore, St Monans KY10 2AR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  St Monans
  • Phone Number: +44 1333 405030
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This smoke house serves freshly caught and freshly smoked fish for lunches. Absolutely delicious! OPEN SEASONALLY. MAY opening Wednesday - Sunday 11 - 5pm. JUNE, JULY & AUGUST open every day with late opening on Friday & Saturday until 9pm. We DO NOT TAKE BOOKINGS just come on down. BEER ON THE PIER. Bar open every night June, July & August until 9pm.
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