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Madigan's Food Emporium

25 Castle Street, Dundee DD1 3AA, Scotland
+44 1382 699202
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“sandwiches” (18 reviews)
“soup” (16 reviews)
“baked potato” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
25 Castle Street, Dundee DD1 3AA, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I love this place. It's quite quirky selling second hand books and great food so if you like both this is the place for you. It's great value as well and the staff are lovely. They don't have an espresso coffee machine but we tend...More

Thank frannz2017
Reviewed 7 July 2017

looking for breakfast which is not the usual mass produced conveyor belt food, found this wee gem, as already said, nice surroundings, relaxed chilled out place, great food(scrambled eggs to die for)... will be back..

Thank kevdor52
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Fast food restaurants are interesting places, aren't they? carefully designed not to turn you away, but to ensure that you don't hang around after eating. I mention this because Madigan's is completely at the other end of the eating spectrum. A slightly down at heel...More

Thank kiltedladdie
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Love this place, very friendly service, good choices on the menu of fresh and home baked foods, good place to stop and chill when out shopping in town. Kids play area and lots of books to read if you choose to take a 10 minute...More

Thank leebC1108OR
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I'm so grateful to the staff at Kennys music next door to this place for recommending it - I would never have tried it otherwise but I definitely will be back! We had a mug of spicy vegetable soup and a round of sandwiches each,...More

Thank AileenBrown360
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Yesterday when I was with my friend we visited Madigan's Food Emporium located at 25 Castle Street for our lunch which was really enjoyable where I had ham colselaw sandwiches which were really tasty followed by some rocky road slice which was absolutely delicious washed...More

Thank Rachael S
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

A big group of us spent a brilliant afternoon here for a baby shower. We had the place to ourselves on Sunday afternoon. When arranging the event the team were helpful, friendly and full of suggestions. We were allowed to decorate the place and they...More

Thank CG591
Reviewed 20 February 2017

A strange place, secondhand bookshop come teashop (mostly snacky / light lunch food), but a decent place to spend an hour or two. We were here for lunch. The food was fine and the service good so I would have no problem in recommending it...More

Thank BrushM
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I had the veggie platter today, was a bit nervous at first as it's a little outside of my usual baked potato comfort zone but try it I did and it blew my tights off! Lots of flavour and little bits and bobs to dip...More

2  Thank Vici R
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Had lunch while Christmas shopping. It was great to sit in here with the family having a quiet lunchtime bite to eat while the shopping madness was going on. Food all freshly prepared and it was lovely. Good friendly service too. Enjoyed browsing the books...More

Thank colsmith260
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:30
10:00 - 16:30
10:00 - 16:30
10:00 - 16:30
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Castle Street, Dundee DD1 3AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dundee
  • Phone Number: +44 1382 699202
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