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The Old Anchor Inn

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48 Gray Street | Broughty Ferry, Dundee DD5 2BJ, Scotland
+44 1382 737899
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (29 reviews)
“macaroni” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
48 Gray Street | Broughty Ferry, Dundee DD5 2BJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely macaroni cheese! Bit noisy but to be expected in a pub. Large portions with good chips & plenty of salad. Service friendly & efficient. Would return.

Thank Lorna H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we were told by a girl from the art studio shop this was a great pub for a meal.wow what a wee gem!!!! got a lovely table the locals were friendly, great atmosphere made to feel welcome.good decor too.waitress was friendly helpful.menu was very clear,good...More

Thank davidsenior
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Located about half-way down Gray Street in "The Ferry," is The Anchor Inn. The interior has wonderful interior decoration to appreciate. There is great nautical-themed brass items on display on the walls. The menu has great variety, and our family of four all found something...More

Thank OregonExplorers4
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Lunch date with friends. We had to wait about 20 mins for a table as expected as The Anchor is always busy. The service was brilliant as was the food. As my wife says this is the best Lasagne she has tasted. We didn't opt...More

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Love the ambience, the food, and the staff. Had a corner table in the bar area. They had Sky Tv, so I watched the British Senior Open while I had dinner. The bartender recommended several things to me, and I choose the chili and rice....More

Thank gammellm2002
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Great place for a drink with friends .food was lovely , so tasty ! Staff were very welcoming with quick service . definately recommend and will return again soon!

Thank jellyfishfun
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Renowned for generous portions of good quality home-cooked pub food and we weren’t disappointed. Excellent table service from very friendly staff, a nice touch in a pub, no queuing at bar to place order etc (unlike a popular chain, an example of which is across...More

Thank stockgj
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Went here for a meal on 18 th June. We had reserved our table and glad we had place was busy. The three of us had a main course as heard portion sizes were huge and didn't want to bother with starters etc. The meal...More

1  Thank Xperiato
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Large portions, so don't eat all day before arriving! Food is of a very good standard, plenty of choice and efficient service. Good value and nice atmosphere. Could become quite noisy after 8.00pm

Thank csilko
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Brilliant food at great prices. Huge portions (made my husband and son very happy). Need to book especially at the weekend. Kids menu as well with lots of choices. Will be back very soon.

Thank Yvonne F
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Wendy S
14 January 2017|
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Response from joedalton1 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure
12 November 2016|
Response from sarno | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I do not know, but the owners of the bar do at their other places , so I think they probably do at the Anchor.
12 November 2016|
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Response from PhilC1961 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, just checked with the manager and, yes, they now do vouchers. Enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Gray Street | Broughty Ferry, Dundee DD5 2BJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dundee
  • Phone Number: +44 1382 737899
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