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Mad Hatters

53 King Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1AE, Scotland
+44 1556 502712
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (26 reviews)
“soup” (12 reviews)
“toasties” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
53 King Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1AE, Scotland
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Very good cafe food, pleasant staff, dog friendly, good value. We enjoyed lunch yesterday and came back for breakfast this morning. Both were very good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 471jasone13w
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Only called in for a coffee late in the afternoon, but the coffee was outstanding. So if you are looking for a really decent coffee in Kirkudbright then this is the place to visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Alfred C
Reviewed 8 September 2018

We were charmed by this cafe. Food is basic but very tasty. I had a 'Rabbie roll" - haggis, neeps and tatties in a bread roll, and my husband has scotch pie, chips and beans. Otherwise the menu largely comprises sandwiches and toasties. Staff were...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Curlykats64
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Our fav place for a quick bite in CD. Grandson insisted on treating us to a Knickerbocker Glory - a definite winner complete with Scottish strawberries! Lovely staff, quiet back room and always clean with good prices.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DISCgosforth
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We went into the cafe with our jack Russel dog for some lunch ,it was absolutely fabulous,my partner had a big all day breakfast,I had a cheese and onion toasty,my toasty was loaded with cheese,it was so delicious,the I decided to have a dessert I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank CumbriaMaggie
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Stopped here as I was passing through with my mum. We were going to order food but the whole place was stinking of grease and dirty dogs, although looking at the staff it was more like being on a set of shameless or Jeremy Kyle,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank millieupnorth
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Good variety on the menu, something for everyone. Lovely cup of tea. There were 3 of us. We all had meals, drinks and a tray bake for £23. Staff are helpful and pleasant. I'd like try the breakfast one morning.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Madge1966
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Called into this cafe for coffee while on a short break. Experienced an extremely rude middle-aged waitress who was a perfect example to our children of how not to act or treat others. Shaking your head and rolling your eyes at customers when they are...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Bigdoll
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We ordered a cooked breakfast. We really enjoyed it and found that it was good value for money. We also had coffee, which was excellent! This place is dog friendly, too.I will definitely be visiting again when we are in the area.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank visit0r969
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped off for a coffee and decided to extend it to soup! We each had a different soup - both homemade both delicious! A cup of tea and a cup of coffee both grand! Service lovely! Very friendly staff (a lot Of them)

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Simon C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 King Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1AE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Castle Douglas
  • Phone Number: +44 1556 502712
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