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Tartan Coffee House

53 Perth Road | Dundee, Dundee DD1 4HY, Scotland
+44 1382 322338
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“paninis” (6 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Healthy, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
53 Perth Road | Dundee, Dundee DD1 4HY, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Eventually came in for lunch after walking past several times and always looking in as the decor caught my eye. Cute cafe. Food is great.. especially ice cream. Friendly staff also.

Thank Megan R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The French toast with banana, maple syrup and bacon that I had here was absolutely outstanding, honestly the best food I have ever tasted. I thoroughly recommend it to absolutely everyone

Thank kdon24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I frequently visit Tartan for a variety of coffees and teas (and the occasional sorbet ice cream!) and have just started staying for the lunch menu as well. The decorations and ambience are perfect for a lunch chat or even a place to study. The...More

Thank Hailey A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I regularly visit with people for lunch. The food is very good, the specials are usually great and at a decent price too. The staff are very friendly, never making us feel rushed and knowledgeable of their menu and ingredients. The ice cream is amazing...More

Thank Lewis D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a nice Afternoon in a nice atmosphere with lovely food. Good to present a proper Baked Potato not microwaved. Had soup and baked potato which was very nice. Friend had cake from the wide selection, all Home Baked. Will definately return. Owner only bought...More

Thank issy28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in unexpectedly as one our friends needed the hospital! Quaint atmosphere and good prices! The breakfast rolls and panini were excellent. Manager provided good advice on local golf courses as well!More

Thank Wolverine325
Karen M, Owner at Tartan Coffee House, responded to this review

Hi there and many thanks for writing this 5 star review. It was nice to chat with you all. I know you have travelled all over the world, so receiving such a positive review means a great deal to us. I hope you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Busy little cafe with very attentive staff. Food choice for us was excellent (paninis with different fillings). Too full to sample the lovely selection of goodies this time, will be back.More

Thank Greenacres2001
Karen M, Manager at Tartan Coffee House, responded to this review

Hi Greenacres We are all pleased to read you enjoyed your visit. The kitchen and waiting staff will be delighted to read your comments. Please visit us again very soon and sample some more of those goodies! :) Many thanks for taking the time to...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Nipped into the Tartan Coffee House for a wee spot o brekky with my wife the other day. Very glad I did. Food was great, price was spot on and the service was right cheery and efficient - thank you for that. Next time I'm...More

Thank Don M
Karen M, Owner at Tartan Coffee House, responded to this review

Hi Don, I am so happy to read that you enjoyed all aspects of your recent visit. It's great to read you enjoyed the food, found it to be good value for money and that the staff were friendly. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Went for Breakfast with my Wife both last week and today. Last week I had Beans on Toast with Coffee and my Wife had a Bacon Roll with Tea. We were very satisfied with both food and service. This week I ordered a full breakfast...More

Thank graeme t
Karen M, Owner at Tartan Coffee House, responded to this review

Hi Graeme, Firstly, many thanks for taking time to write this review and detailing your comments. Obviously, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your first visit. With regards to the second visit. With the help of our electronic till it is possible for us...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

We always visit The Tartan Coffee House when visiting our student kids in Dundee. Friendly staff, relaxed unhurried atmosphere.We have enjoyed several nice light lunches here and there's always something on the menu to suit the various generations of family. Just lovely!More

Thank Cmwilson95
Karen M, Owner at Tartan Coffee House, responded to this review

Hi and thanks for taking the time to write your positive review. Our staff will be pleased to read that you found them friendly. We do receive lots of great feedback regarding the pleasant, relaxed atmosphere. This is something we have been trying hard to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Perth Road | Dundee, Dundee DD1 4HY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dundee
  • Phone Number: +44 1382 322338
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