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Anster Cheese farm and restaurant

Anstruther, Scotland
+44 1333 312580
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (38 reviews)
“cheese scone” (14 reviews)
“soup” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Soups, Scottish, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Anstruther, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for lunch and was sadly a bit disappointed after a good visit a couple of years ago. After waiting a bit for a table it then took a while for the order to be taken. I went for the black pudding my boyfriend...More

Thank Nicola W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A bit out of the way, especially when then the nearby road has been closed. We sought it out especially, had a nice coffee and look around. It was a pleasant enough refreshment stop and the more substantial meals others were having looked good but...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

I go regularly to the Cheesefarm for lunch. The food is always good, as are the coffees & cakes!! The staff are lovely BUT there are never enough!! On Saturday my friend and I stood for over 15 minutes before being able to pay our...More

2  Thank Alison M
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Called in for lunch and was surprised to see that you could view cheese being made whilst waiting for your food to active. Soup & sandwich was tasty and very good value. Other food viewed on tables looked just as good. Also able to purchase...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Really great place for lunch if you are in the area. Food quality was exceptional. Service friendly but efficient. Very good value for money. Spotless and to top it all an excellent view.

Thank GJ730
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Popped along to this place today for a late lunch and we were not disappointed. Great service in a lovely setting. Food was just stunning, from macaroni cheese to toasties and beautiful smoked salmon we will definitely be back again soon. If cheese is your...More

Thank christine w
Reviewed 12 October 2017

My husband and I stopped off here for lunch. Driving up to the restaurant it doesn't look like much. As we entered we were greeted and taken to a table for two. The staff was friendly and the restaurant was clean. My husband had a...More

Thank Bokkie1701
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Lovely clean shop and cafe and the cheese is to die for, very helpful staff and you can taste the cheese before you buy it.

Thank David D
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Been a few times and always great food and delicious cheese. Kids love the macaroni and the specials can be very tasty. Can watch the cheese getting made in viewing area

Thank kmsScotland
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Popped in for lunch. Omlette came with choice of 3 fillings- so tasty with Anster cheese, ham and mushrooms and very generous portion. Partner had her farmhouse benedict which is eggs and avocado on a cheese scone- she loves it. Rounded off with earl grey...More

Thank Stuart M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Anstruther, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  Anstruther
  • Phone Number: +44 1333 312580
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as well as the cafe they have a cheese making area to view - "Anster" is the name of the cheese. Great cafe.
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