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Limekilns Hotel and Bistro

38 Main Street | Limekilns, Dunfermline KY11 9LE, Scotland
+44 1383 872999
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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38 Main Street | Limekilns, Dunfermline KY11 9LE, Scotland
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Reviews (127)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Like the reviewer below, I recently had a bad experience at this restaurant. My son (age 2) and I were frog-marched to the smallest table, next to the toilet, at the back of an otherwise almost empty restaurant. When I asked my son what he'd...More

Thank localmother
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

really good food go eat there - really nice place and worth a visit. Big menu and beautifully cooked

Thank Dougy L
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Having read some positive reviews on this restaurant, we thought we'd give it another try having previously visited a number of years ago. We requested tap water to drink with our meal. I think this may have been the start of the issue with the...More

Thank Marionhas4
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Intended going for lunch to the nearby Elgin Hotel and found this lovely wee bistro instead. Nice menu with a Mediterranean bias. Really nice food, quire extensive menu and lovely comfortable service. Definitely a target for a return dinner venue.

1  Thank kd31_28
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent restaurant in beautiful Limekilns. Have been a few times, and food was great both times, big portions, varied menu at a good price. Owner is very friendly too. Child friendly

1  Thank OSheaGuevara
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Dined here for our 30th wedding anniversary with family. Excellent meal as always, Been dining here since before we got married, never been let down great food fantastic welcome, always friendly,

1  Thank sjbraid186
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights, in half term. Rooms were clean, warm and lovely views(at the front). Kids loved the hot chocolate in the rooms. Breakfast was cooked for you and all of us enjoyed it - the home made bread especially! The owners...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We stopped by here on the way back from Edinburgh as we were looking for something local and family friendly and we weren't dissappointed. Having lived in Limekilns for 20 years in my youth it was great to come back here with the family (wife,...More

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We have been going to this restaurant for many years now and without doubt it is always an absolute joy. The location in Limekilns, the ambience of the restaurant itself, the friendliness of all the staff, the quality of the food and the value for...More

1  Thank Tony R
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We have eaten here on many occasions and always found the food of a high quality. The service is always interesting and leads to an enjoyable evening

1  Thank Andy14D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Main Street | Limekilns, Dunfermline KY11 9LE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  Dunfermline
  • Phone Number: +44 1383 872999
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