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15 Whitehall Street, Dundee DD1 4AA, Scotland
+44 1382 202520
Today
12:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 22:30
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Under refurbishment at the moment (Jan) but is still serving next door. Beautiful food, great service and very affordable. A must.

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Thank Spuddercus
Dundee, Scotland
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Having visited Papa Joes many times over the years they have been open and had family parties and staff parties we arranged this years staff party only to find the main restaurant closed and we had to go to the small restaurant next door with the same menu - well ok BUT when we arrived they only had two kinds... More 

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Thank BoboDundee_Scotland
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decent family restaurant in the mould of Frankie and Bennys or Filling Station American themed diner style. Menu was large but found it to be very lacking in gluten free options.

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Thank Keith T
Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here while looking for somewhere to eat after a busy day shopping. We walked in and if they had any table for two. The waiter told us we had to wait 15 minutes for a table to come available. I looked around the restaurant with at least 8 tables free. So we decided to wait. When getting shown... More 

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Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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147 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not sure if they are on the run down to closing but the service was very slow and the food nowhere near the usual standard. However, the manageress dealt with the comments about overcooked food well and we were not charged for two of the meals. A pity as I have had many good meals there over the years

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Thank Totti M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited after 8pm on a Sunday night[18th December] and was pleasantly surprised by the size of the place and it was reasonably busy. In the front door and met by a smiling manager who guided us to a cosy table at the back of restaurant. Waiter arrived for our drinks order and by the time he came back we where... More 

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Thank isabel d
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Right around the corner from the Mal Maison is a nice little Italian restaurant with good food and good service. Nice corner location with plenty of windows. Friendly, helpful service with a welcoming attitude and great suggestions. The food was quite good - overall, I would recommend for both the food and the service...

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Thank Brian C
Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

I hate to think how many meals have had here over the years, but a lot. Very sad that it is closing and I cannot see how becoming a Toni Macaroni could possibly be an improvement. Wife and I rolled up mid Saturday afternoon and were shown to a comfortable table close to the far wall. Drinks arrived promptly, a... More 

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Thank Bearair52
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Been eating here for years and have never been disappointed. I usually come in for the lunch time menu. But I also had a meal here for my 21st and graduation. Sorry to hear this place is closing down. It's one of the best places for a light lunch or a hearty dinner.

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Thank Matthew R
Dundee, United Kingdom
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458 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Visited with friends for a night out, one a vegatarian. Friendly welcome, great staff and service, starters bruschetta to share cheese nachos for veggie, garlic mushrooms and chicken wings. Lasagne cheese and mushroom burgers and a veggie burger all very tasty , all washed down with Strawberry margarita slushy style, yummy. Great night. such a shame this restaurant is closing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, British, International
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Whitehall Street, Dundee DD1 4AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dundee
  • Phone Number: +44 1382 202520

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