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The Cafe Royal

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Cafe, Fast food, British, Scottish
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95 High Street, Annan DG12 6DJ, Scotland
+44 1461 202865
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07:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 20:00
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My favourite takeaway. Do really good breakfasts and my usual king rib suppers. Well worth the wait and cost. Staff are always pleasant

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Thank gillandr
Newbury, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very handy place to stop at for a quick meal on the way to Stranraer. Great hamburgers with chips or salad and very friendly staff.

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Thank gifa2014
Dalton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is realy good the price not so good very expensive for a Chippy even tho you are taking away

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Thank daltonlad
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Just had a lovely haggis supper from this great place. Lovely friendly staff and great food and a wonderful atmosphere. I also frequently visit here for catch ups with my friends and as always the service is prompt and friendly infact they cant do enough for u its a fab family run business just what u need absoloutely a ten... More 

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Thank Niki A
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Called in (under protest cause I can't stand the place) only because my daughter wanted a chippy tea,waited nearly ten minutes to be acknowledged by 1 of 3 staff only to be told we'd have a 10 minute wait for what we wanted,walked out at this point otherwise we'd still be stood there 😥

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Thank Beergoggles1971
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Brilliant place for sitting in or taking away. Restaurant is always clean and tidy and the food is unbelievable by far the best chippy in dumfries and galloway ☺️

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Thank Nuno T
Lockerbie, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We eat here maybe once a month. Food is always super fresh and very tasty. You get service with a smile. The menu has lots to choose from. We usually sit in and one thing I would like to mention is the seating, there are quite a few seats that there springs are broken / damaged. Some of them are... More 

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Thank Tootsies1
Annan, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Visited here on a Thursday night with the family as our kitchen was being renovated. My first choice of Chicken Pie was unavailable, I went back to order Lasagne and chips and that was also not available. Meal and occasion ruined, I went home and had yet another Microwave Meal.

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Thank craiganderson1978
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6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

I have used the takeaway service here before and the food was ok although a little expensive. Went there today and ordered 1 full Cheese, chips & gravy, 1/2 cheese chips & gravy, 1 chip roll, curry & chips, 1 battered sausase & 1 plain sausage. total cost £22.45 and it was both sparse & awful, wont be going back... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

From the high end decor & furnishings to the smartest uniformed staff to the tasty well presented home made food The Cafe Royal ticks all the boxes. Do not expect a chip shop expect a friendly pleasant wonderful food experience every time and a massive amount of choices on the menu.

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Thank Mary2011_11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 9
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast food, British, Scottish
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 20:00
Monday
07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 High Street, Annan DG12 6DJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Annan
  • Phone Number: +44 1461 202865
Description
Occupying the building on the site where Robert Burns wrote the 'diels awa' wi the exciseman', The Cafe Royal Annan was opened in 1967. We provide high quality food, from a Full Scottish Breakfast to Fish and Chips, Baked Potatoes, Salad and Filled Rolls. Open 7 days a week from 7am to 8pm. We have an outdoor eating area as well as a smoking shelter for our smoking customers.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?