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Dobbies Garden World Restaurant

) #253 of 299 Restaurants in Dundee $$ - $$$ Cafe, British,
Ethiebeaton Park | Monifieth, Dundee DD5 4HB, Scotland
+44 1382 530333
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Overview
  • Excellent12%
  • Very good22%
  • Average33%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“fruit scones” (4 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
“toasties” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 18:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Ethiebeaton Park | Monifieth, Dundee DD5 4HB, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came along here primarily to get our free cup of tea. Very surprised by the breakfast. Mainly over the price. Very reasonable and very good too. Certainly coming back for more.

Thank AlanG1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was here earlier today and was surprised to read some of the reviews as it didn't appear to be as bad as some people say. We had coffees, a cake and a scone. All were good enough for the money paid but pretty average. The...More

Thank Andanotherdave
Dobbiescc, Customer Service Advisor at Dobbies Garden World Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to review Dobbies. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Dobbies and that your coffee and cake was value for money. We hope to see you again soon. With kind regards, Karen Customer...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went to the cafe, for lunch, yesterday. He ordered a baked potato and I ordered soup. The girl serving the soup was, clearly, there against her will because she was totally out of smiles. We paid and found ourselves a (dirty)...More

1  Thank Karen F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been up here a few times as it's a good place to go for a look at different items. They seem to sell mostly everything. A bit pricey and then off to the cafe. Breakfast is ok and there is a large selection for lunch...More

Thank Sand M
Dobbiescc, Customer Care at Dobbies Garden World Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for your review. Your feedback is very important to us. We are sorry to hear that you find the temperature of all the hot food to be an issue. Please feel free to highlight this to the Store Team on your next...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a scone and coffee to fill in an hour. Coffee wasn't very hot, cutlery tray was empty and scones were dry. I think probably yesterday's scones as there wasn't much choice and only a couple on the plate. Very very disappointed!More

Thank tiamotoffee
Dobbiescc, Customer Care at Dobbies Garden World Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Hi, Thank you for your review. Your feedback is very important to us. We are sorry to read about your visit. This is certainly not the standard we look to achieve. Please feel free to highlight the problems to the Store Team on your next...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Was here with family hunting for new garden plants before we headed back to Glasgow. We ate in the tea room which was lovely, such a huge choice of foods and cakes on offer, firstly couldn't believe the size if the cake portions and scones...More

1  Thank MissDawnMac
Dobbiescc, Customer Services at Dobbies Garden World Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Good morning, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of Dobbies. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit to Dobbies and that you loved our cakes! We hope to see you again soon. With kind regards, Karen...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed that they changed there type of meringue new version not a patch on the ones you use to get 😢

Thank _magsd66
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Came her to get plants then went for coffee place was a mess no sign of anyone clearing tables the place was a sea of dirty tables although the place was very busy no sign of a manager or any one in charge I work...More

Thank linda m
Dobbiescc, Customer Service at Dobbies Garden World Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you for your review. Your feedback is very important to us. We are very sorry to read about your visit. This is certainly not the standard we look to achieve. If you are able to return to store the store team would be...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

I have visited with friends a number of ttimes for coffee, but of late I have found the whole experience a bit of a let down. Quite chaotic, slow service and pricey. Scones etc are not as nice as they were, and no clotted cream...More

Thank Crista D
Dobbiescc, Customer Care at Dobbies Garden World Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you for your review. Your feedback is important to us. We are very sorry to hear of your poor experiences of late. This is certainly not the standard we look to achieve. If you are able to return to store the store team...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Arrived there about 12.15 pm and stood waiting at the counter for someone to serve us. We stood for about 5 minutes and a guy behind the counter shouted service, still nobody came so we decided not to bother with food and just had a...More

Thank WendersDundee
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Alanah H
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Response from Thimble-21 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of opening time but store definitely closes at 6pm maybe restaurant a bit earlier.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 18:00
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ethiebeaton Park | Monifieth, Dundee DD5 4HB, Scotland (Formerly Dobbies Garden World)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dundee
  • Phone Number: +44 1382 530333
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