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Byre Theatre

Abbey Street | University of St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 9LA, Scotland
+44 1334 468811
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Golden wedding Anniversay meal

Rachel and Dave would like to thank Sean and all of the bar staff for a wonderful meal for 21... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rachel R
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Fantastic Pantomime!

We were visiting from Australia, and this was the first ever pantomime for 6 of our group of 7. It... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
Rebecca P
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We are a fully programmed Theatre This includes family , Film, Theatre, Dance, Music and much more , full cafe and restaurant facilities on site.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Abbey Street | University of St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 9LA, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rachel and Dave would like to thank Sean and all of the bar staff for a wonderful meal for 21 people from the age of 3 years old to 75 years old for our Golden Wedding Anniversary meal the food and service was excellent. Would...More

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StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rachel and Dave, Thank you for your kind words. It was a pleasure hosting the meal for you. We are delighted that you had a great anniversary and a privilege for us to celebrate it with you. Look forward tho welcoming you again in...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We were visiting from Australia, and this was the first ever pantomime for 6 of our group of 7. It was highly enjoyed by everyone, and if we were living closer, we’d be making plans to be in St Andrews for pantomime again!More

Thank Rebecca P
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StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Hi Rebecca, We are delighted that you had a great time at the Pantomime. The first panto experience is always a marmite moment. We are rightly proud of the production and glad that we were able to create some cherished memories for you and your...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

A small intimate location. There's a bar and restaurant within and plenty parking around. If you are looking for a small venue this is the one.

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StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Hi, Thank you for recommending is and glad you had a great time at the Panto this year. Hope to welcome you again in the new year for our new season and all the best for 2018.

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Visited here with my daughters and friends to watch the Just So Society performance of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. It was very interactive with prompts to shout out and a props bag waiting on your seat ready to use as prompted. It was hilarious...More

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StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hi, Thanks for your great feedback, and great that you enjoyed the show confetti, rice, toast and all. We hope to welcome you again in the near future. Regards Stephen Sinclair

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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This a truly fabulous centre and if visiting St Andrews you MUST check it out. Films, gigs, plays, talks, free music events all presented in a wonderful venue. Great bar and helpful friendly staff. It would be easy to spend days whiling away the time...More

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StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Hi, We totally agree and thank you for your kind words and rating . Hope to welcome you again shortly to soak up that atmosphere and vibe. Regards Stephen S

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Lovely dog friendly cafe. Food was tasty and good value with baguettes, main courses and nice choice of cakes and scones. Friendly staff. Recommend.

1  Thank jakkinthegroove
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StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Hi, Great that you loved your visit and meal. We hope to welcome you and your dog again in the near future. Regards Stephen S

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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We watched the play “A Streetcar Named Desire” and the play in itself deserved a 5/5 star rating, especially considering it was performed in St. Andrews (as it is far away from many large cities such as Edinburgh). The service behind the counter didn’t live...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Small theatre in St Andrews which offers much variety in their productions Visit often with family and friends. There is also a very good restaurant in the premises which offers lunches and evening meals with a very good menu. It it also licensed

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StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you for your great review , we are delighted you are enjoying the Theatre and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Regards Stephen Sinclair

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Good to see the Byre up and running again. This is an excellent theatre with a fine cafe - both recommended. Even better is the "Byre at the Botanics" which uses a pop-up theatre in the Botanic Gardens for a few live gigs in the...More

Thank David L
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StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you for the great review. Look forward to welcoming you to the theatre and cafe again shortly. Great that you enjoyed our Botanics season in the stunning gardens. Regards Stephen Sinclair

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

My family and I visited after many years and enjoyed a scrumptious bowl of mushroom soup along with bread and butter. Jug of water supplied. Staff were helpful and courteous. It was great to be back again and enjoy the atmosphere. St Andrews is very...More

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StephenSinclair, General Manager at Byre Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thank you for your feedback , and yes we agree its great to be back. Looking forward to seeing you again next year. Regards Stephen Sinclair

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Hi, Tonights show is 7pm and will come down around the 9.30pm mark. Hope you have a great show and a Happy New Year
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