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Primo Piano

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103 Queensberry Street, Dumfries DG1 1BH, Scotland
+44 1387 248008
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Thu - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Only open Mon-Sat and gets booked up quickly, so reservation recommended. Good value set menu of delicious dishes, however this hasn't changed in a while so it might be good to have some variations. The owner is very welcoming and takes the time to speak to each group.

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Lockerbie
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167 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

First time here but would return. Settled on 2 course for £16 menu which was good value for the money. Lovely bottle of sauvinon Blanc although it was not on the wine list. We had pate and mushroom bruschetta for starters. Not a lot of pate but lovely oatcakes. Sea bass and fillet steaks (£6 supplement) for mains. Sea bass... More 

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Castle Douglas, Scotland, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

When was the last time you were seated at 1845 in a restuarant and left at 2245 having had great Italian food. Staff are friendly and efficient but you are not rushed and you can sit and chat without being pressured to leave. Starters, main and desert were all excellent. Oh and try the Irish coffee.

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Dumfries
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

I can't recommend Primo Piano highly enough! I love Italian food it's long been my 'go to' when we're out for dinner: and having done the 'let's try somewhere new' many times in the past we'd exhausted the options and always ended up the same - disappointed. Not with Primo - it's consistently superb, the atmosphere is always relaxed and... More 

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Thank Rea H
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

I recently dined here (a party of four) and once again was delighted with the service, the menu, the food and the atmosphere. All the serving staff are young and they are attentive, pleasant and eager to make sure everything is to the diners satisfaction. I would recommend this establishment to locals and visitors alike. You can be assured of... More 

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Thank John D
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

What a fabulous experience! There were 6 of us, grandparents, parents and 2 wee ones, for Christmas lunch. The food was sublime from soup to sweets! 2 adults had turkey (just delicious!) and 2 had fillet steak (wonderful, I'm told). The wee ones had a small (?.......not so small!) portion of turkey and trimmings and we all thoroughly enjoyed it.... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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215 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Xmas night out with friends .great night again . Food lovely great atmosphere good service and disco was great . Extra friend decided to join us at the last minute . I contacted Clare who accommodated her . No problem whatsoever .This is the third year we have had our Xmas night at Primo and it will not be our... More 

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Phoned very late for a booking on a Saturday evening. As long as you come along quickly we will fit the 5 of you in was the answer. Duly turned up 20 minutes later and as always we were very well looked after. Food was superb as was the service and the bill at the end very reasonable. What more... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

1st time there ,excellent place,definitely not last ,family of 10 from starters to main meal can't fault it service excellent hosts lovely ,spotless highly recommended.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Lovely place with a good set menu. Service was lovely and it was such a lovely part of our small break in Dumfries and Galloway.The owner went round asking everyone if they were enjoying their meal which was a nice touch. A memorable evening.

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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
Cuisine
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Queensberry Street, Dumfries DG1 1BH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 248008

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