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Dinks Bistro

Bank Street, Dumfries, Scotland
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (9 reviews)
“curry” (4 reviews)
“steak” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Spanish, British
$$ - $$$
Bank Street, Dumfries, Scotland
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

It is some time since a previous visit to Dinks (Liquid Lounge) however we revisited again tonight. Once again the food was good to very good, but just like previous visits the evening was spoilt by being presented with errors in the bill, a simple...More

1  Thank doonhamers
Reviewed 13 February 2017

When you enter the Bistro !!! it is very uninviting , the entrance is like going into some kind of seedy night club , when you get in it all changes , the mirrors on the end wall give a great feeling of spaciousness ,...More

Thank George M
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food at a reasonable cost. I had scallops to start which were excellent. The steak I ordered as a large portion main course was huge and probably came in at 24oz which was too big for me to finish. It was very tasty by...More

Thank b16blr
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Stunning food.. My partner and I had Beef Carpaccio which was a lovely way to start our meal - delicious in fact. My partner had a fillet steak which was cooked to perfection, and I had a lamb dish which I must say is one...More

1  Thank JayneGW
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I have eaten in both the liquid lounge and restaurant and the service is first class. Food is excellent, beautifully presented, fresh and very tasteful to the pallet. The atmosphere is relaxing and decor of the highest standard. Not to forget the price is easy...More

Thank DeeGar
Reviewed 6 September 2016

First time here was a lovely place to escape and very comfortable sofas. Would of been nice to try the food but didn't have time today, maybe next time. Drinks were great.

Thank Linzi K
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Myself and Fiona went to Dinks Bistro on Saturday 21st may 2016 with our Son and Daughter in law to celebrate Fiona's birthday. What a delightful experience we all had and my review will hopefully encourage others to come and enjoy great food with good...More

1  Thank hugh1952
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Think the restaurant has changed name but was really good. The place had been reccomended by a friend and heard great things about its Wednesday curry club. A group of us from work went to see what it was all about and was pleasantly surprised....More

Thank MissT17
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Came in with some friends for curry night and a few drinks. The meal was reasonably priced but the service was awful! Went up to order and we were treated with disdain by the very grumpy manager. This made us feel rather uncomfortable. When each...More

1  Thank Eleanor H
Reviewed 3 December 2015

i think the restrauant has changed its name to liquid lounge i was there on tuesday the 1st of december i had a pasta dish with some of the best garlic bread i have tasted for a longe time the house wine was a nice...More

Thank john t
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bank Street, Dumfries, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
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