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148 North Street | St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 9AF, Scotland
+44 1334 477959
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (18 reviews)
“panini” (10 reviews)
“lemon cake” (2 reviews)
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148 North Street | St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 9AF, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

The staff are always super friendly. Their vegan panini is delicious! I just wish there was at least one more vegan sandwich option. Being able to choose between soy or oat milk is awesome, as some places only offer soy milk. There is always a...More

Thank travellingstudent11
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Visiting the place of my misspent youth forty years on it was lovely to see how the 21st century had impacted on the university town, though far too many chains for my liking. A great independent coffee shop is hard to beat and Taste is...More

Thank 5Sarah_S_12
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Nice friendly environment attentive staff great selection of lovely cakes etc accompanied with lovely coffee

Thank LAA555
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Slightly outside of the busy downtown area, Taste is a small, always-crowded student hangout with good coffee, soup and sandwiches.

Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Of all the many and varied coffee houses in St Andrews this must be one of the very best. It is certainly very popular with students. The coffee is very good, and very reasonably priced. Coffee can be accompanied by a delicious croissant, an oat...More

Thank Ronald S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I've been to this café a few times and the coffee and food had tended to be very good. The toasted ciabattas are very good with a range of fillings. The cakes are nice, especially the lemon cake, the croissants too are very good. The...More

1  Thank FDesdemona
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Lovely coffee sit in or carry out option available nice choice of tasty cakes and biscuits are available

Thank LAA555
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Visited for brunch, order two panini's one was falafel , and two coffees , food was freshly made up and delicious, sat at the window and watched the world go by, will be back :)

1  Thank dundeetravellermrshc
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

They really know how to brew a perfect coffee. Also the croissants and cakes are excellent. Lots of local students in there, nice electro-swing music in the background. Little games like backgammon are there. Perfect place to spend a lazy morning.

Thank Co023
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Nice little cafe, decent location and serves excellent croissants. Get here early and sit out on the bench in the sunshine. Doubtful you'll get a seat inside as it's always busy when we've been past. Only downside is it's pretty cramped

Thank Snowtime_11
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US$ 3 - US$ 14
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 148 North Street | St Andrews, St Andrews KY16 9AF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  St Andrews
  • Phone Number: +44 1334 477959
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Imagine a living room where friends hang out and make new friends... We serve the coffee, cakes, panini, etc.
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