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The Pancake Place

€€ - €€€Cafe, British
20 English Street, Dumfries DG1 2BY, Scotland
+44 1387 268523
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good20%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible17%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“pancakes” (42 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, British
€€ - €€€
20 English Street, Dumfries DG1 2BY, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice place for a brew and something small to eat. Order a main meal though and you might find yourself paying a lot for very little. I had a full Scottish breakfast and paid £7.50 for what looked like a child's meal, overcooked...More

Thank Marko Z
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Phenomenal pancakes in an old skool diner setting.. what more could you ask for 👌🏼 Will most definitely be returning!

Thank BloHame
Reviewed 9 January 2018

First visit to the pancake place for a bite to eat with my wife yesterday. Both decided to order the fish and chips, oh my BIG mistake. I'm sure if they'd took our fish to the local crematorium it would have came out lest burned...More

Thank Gordon g
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

When I arrived I asked if there was some problem because I am dairy intolerant. The lovely stuff told me it was no problem. I ordered a brunch menu and she offered me pancakes with soy milk (even though she had to buy it) and...More

Thank Aura e
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Came back from holiday abroad and decided to continue it (nothing in for breakfast either)! Decided some pancakes would end the holiday. Had ordered spoonsize pancakes for children and ended up asking for goody bag - 1 would have been enough for them to share....More

Thank Joanne R
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Had a lovely lunch here. Friendly staff, buzzing atmosphere of older diners having a tasty lunch and groups of young girls having giant chocolatey treats. Something for everyone, savoury and sweet. Lovely staff. Highly recommend

Thank SShaw90
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This is one of the treats for our time up here. The kids love the sweet pancakes even if the portions are a little daunting for them! Milkshakes all round for them too and a nice wrap and a coffee. Not cheap but we love...More

Thank Liz L
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A quick lunchtime visit left us feeling let down. A small bowl of soup with a ham sandwich cost £6.95. The sandwich consisted of two slices of bread with some ham - no butter, just dry bread! The second bowl of soup was luke warm...More

Thank Carola1
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had the most tremendous food and service here. The staff were excellent and the care and consideration they had to the older, more regular clientele was endearing and lovely. The food was so tasty. Well done everyone.

Thank Gailio259
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The food here was good. We didnt have to wait long for our food, and enjoyed it. There was a mistake made with my order, but the staff were very apologetic, and quickly resolved the problem. They then offered to take the price of our...More

Thank TRgordon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 English Street, Dumfries DG1 2BY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 268523
A wide selection of home cooked food, served to your table in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere
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