Eating Out/In

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ShipInnview1.jpgWhether you prefer to eat in or to dine out, we are spoilt for choice in the East Neuk of Fife.  There are plenty of resturants to suit all budgets and also a large selection of local suppliers of fine fresh produce.  Here are just a few ideas to get you started.


THE SHIP INN, The Toft, Elie - 01333 330246

Varied menu and extensive wine list. Very popular choice with a beer garden and beautiful views across the bay.

THE 19TH HOLE, Links Road, Earlsferry, Elie - 01333 330610

Open all day with an extensive varied menu, also available for takeaway.  Also has a selection of coffees and baked goods.

ARDROSS FARM SHOP, Ardross Farm, just outside Elie, KY9 1EU - 01333 331400

A must visit for all lovers of good food. Excellent fresh vegetables picked on the farm each morning as well as a large range of beef products from their own herd, including their famous burgers and steak pies. Winner of Farmshop and Deli of the year, 2014.

PAVILION CAFÉ, Elie Sports Club, Elie, KY9 1AS - 01333 331132

Family-run café, open daily. Ideal for a coffee whilst the kids are at tennis/golf!

MURRAY’S CHIPPY (mobile fish suppers) - 07783377545

Monday and Thursday evenings in Elie - opposite the church (6.30pm-8.30pm).  May be at the park if not at the church!  A family run business established in 1990, it has grown to be one of Fife's most reputable mobile fish and chip vendors.


Patrick can cater for you in-house, allowing you to ‘dine in’ with restaurant style fine dining. No party is too big or small and Patrick will take care of everything from canapés through to the washing up. Contact to discuss your requirements. 

+44 (0) 7940 570 552


Having recently been taken over, Kinneuchar Inn has become very popular with locals and holiday makers alike. An ideal place to sample local hearty produce in the quaint little village of Kilconqhuhar. Less than 5 minutes in the car from Elie or a leisurely half hour stroll. Kinneuchar Inn Link


Lovely home made cakes, hot chocolates and gifts! Click on link


Newly opened in the summer of 2016-lovely coffee!

St. Monans

CRAIG MILLAR @ 16 West End, St. Monans - 01333 730327

Located on the waters edge with stunning views over the Firth. This Seafood restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere, excellent service and delicious fresh seafood.

EAST PIER SMOKEHOUSE, East Shore, St. Monans - 01333 405030

Cafe on the pier where they smoke the seafood and sell it fresh. You can sit down or takeaway.  Good reviews and good fun.


Lovely little gift shop and cafe with delicious home baking! The Diving Ganet Link


PITTENWEEM INN, 42 Charles Street, Pittenweem - 01333 311326

Caters for most tastes and does a variety of menus. Also provides coffees / teas or you could pop in for a drink.  Not open in winter months.

THE PITTENWEEM CHOCOLATE COMPANY AND CAFÉ, Pittenweem High Street - 01333 311 495

Open daily 10am-6pm.  Why not treat yourself to a delicious hot chocolate and some home baking/lunch after a walk along the coastal path.


THE ROCKIES, Anstruther Golf Club, Shore Road, Anstruther - 01333 310981

Former executive chef at St Andrews’ Dolls House, Carl Sullivan runs this well situated restaurant. Uninterrupted views across Anstruther and the Forth. Food served all day, freshly prepared with local ingredients. Booking recommended.

THE ANSTRUTHER FISH BAR AND RESTAURANT, 42 - 44 Shore Street, Anstruther - 01333 310518

Award-winning, family-run and always busy.  Be prepared to queue for the best fish and chips you’ll ever have tasted – either eat in or out.

THE CELLAR RESTAURANT, 24 East Green, Anstruther, Fife, KY10 3AA - 01333 310378

Dinner: Wednesday - Sunday 6.30pm - 9.00pm.

Lunch: Thursday - Sunday 12.30pm - 1.45pm

For more than 40 years, The Cellar has been a leading restaurant in the East Neuk.  It re-opened in April 2014 under the ownership of chef Billy Boyter and his family.  Fine dining. Newly awarded a Michelin Star! Cellar Review


Home cooked food in a cosy and friendly atmosphere. Click on this link.


GOLF HOTEL, 4 High Street, Crail – 01333 450206

All day menu available days offering a varied and exciting selection from popular snacks to main courses including fresh Crail crab, juicy steak pie and fresh haddock. High tea served daily with freshly made pancakes. Spacious and refurbished dining room opens onto a sheltered garden, a suntrap in good weather – popular local bar serves real ale.

MARINE HOTEL BISTRO, Nethergate South, Crail – 01333 450207

The Bistro offers a simple but pleasing choice of a la carte dishes, including the freshest seafood and delcious steaks. All sweets are homemade. Open evenings serving meals 7 days a week.

St Andrews

THE SEAFOOD RESTAURANT, Bruce Embankment, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9AB - 01334 479 475

For 10 years, this restaurant has specialised in the best of Scottish and British seafood, with produce ranging from Shetland mussels, West Coast scallops and oysters to the best St. Andrews bay lobsters and North Sea fish.  Enjoy stunning panoramic views over the bay.

ZIGGY’S, 6 Murray Place, St. Andrews, KY16 9AP - 01334 473686

Lunch: 12pm - 2.30pm

Dinner: Open late on Fridays and Saturdays 5pm - 11pm (10.30pm Sun - Thurs)

Ziggy's is St Andrews’ original themed restaurant, founded in 1983.  A wide variety of food served from burgers to salads, a favourite being the sizzling fajitas!

FORGAN’S, 110 Market Street, St Andrews - 01334 466 973

Open daily for lunch and dinner. Good quality food combined with a super atmosphere featuring live music and ceilidhs at the weekends.

THE PEAT INN, Peat Inn, KY15 5LH - 01334 840530 - Located approximately 16 miles from Elie, but well worth the journey!  Closed Sundays and Mondays.

This beautiful 5 star Scottish restaurant is looked after by husband and wife team Geoffrey and Katherine Smeddle.  The Peat Inn is consistently one of the best restaurants in Scotland, renowned for the use of fresh Scottish produce for over 30 years.

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