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The Belted Galloway Viisitor Centre

Riverside Riverside View | Riverside View, Newton Stewart DG8 6NQ, Scotland
+44 1671 403458
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
“fudge” (7 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Riverside Riverside View | Riverside View, Newton Stewart DG8 6NQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Was a great little find on our recent holiday in Newton Stewart with the dog. Makes life so much easier when you find dog friendly establishments. We visited there twice. The staff were excellent. Food choice was great as there was something for everybody. Comfortable...More

Thank GajMoFraser
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited several times during our stay in the area. Well recommended to anyone especially dog owners as it's very canine friendly! Good range of tasty meals available at sensible prices. Staff extremely friendly.

Thank DavidW186326
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a flat white and a sandwich. Lovely welcoming place, traditional Scottish music playing and very friendly people. Dog friendly which is an added bonus. The coffee was good and sandwiches well made. Very nice experience

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast while Passing .. very cheap ingredients ... sausages were budget ones ... no tea or coffee with the breakfast ... just orange or apple juice ... so had To pay for extra . No beans and expensive ... go across to...More

Thank littletuppence
Reviewed 12 September 2017

8 of us and our dog visited for lunch, the food was excellent and great choice of meals or snacks, very dog friendly and the staff were very attentive and friendly. This is the second time we have been and wouldn't hesitate to go again.

Thank Diane lets you know
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Greeted with friendly staff,good menu and pleasant surroundings.Food was very good as was the service.Seemed popular with both locals and tourists.

Thank knireds
Reviewed 10 September 2017

The staff in this visitor center were very friendly and we were made to feel very welcome. Food was great and reasonably priced too, no frills just honest food in a cafe style.

Thank phee37
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent on every account I could not fault the food or staff .I couldn't believe how cheap it was for 4 of us

Thank mariemc2009
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here a few times during our holiday. Always a warm welcome excellent food and dog friendly. Doesn't look too exciting from the outside but don't be put off. Popular with locals and visitors.

Thank Amsmum
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for some lunch. Very welcoming and pet friendly. Food was fantastic nice sizes and reasonably priced.

Thank samlouise18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riverside Riverside View | Riverside View, Newton Stewart DG8 6NQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Newton Stewart
  • Phone Number: +44 1671 403458
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Description
The Belted Galloway Visitor Centre offers Newton Stewart and area a facility for both visitors and locals. Situated in the main town car park directly behind the main street, the facility has its own 12 space car park, full disabled access with toilets and it is all on one level. The facility is privately owned and receives no public money so has to operate at a profit, despite this we offer free information and stage community events on an ongoing basis. In addition to Tourist Information the facility also provides heritage, historical and community information by wall boards, video and our "tartan history" on the roof and walls.
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