Located a short walk from the coast, Amore Mio serves meals and refreshments with an unsparing seasoning of Mediterranean spirit. The kitchen prepares authentic pizza, pasta and risotto adorned with cured meats, seafood and fresh vegetables. Cuisine is complemented by an innovative array of cocktails, plus international beers, wines and spirits. The eatery features traditional leather seating and framed artwork, and regularly plays host to parties and functions.
Established 30 years ago, Peel Farm is a rural enterprise with a courtyard boasting 30 different vendors. Visitors can expect to find a coffee shop; farm shop with local produce, gifts and crafts; antiques; jewellery; wood turning and home accessories. The site also offers luxury agritourism with customers able to enjoy a stay in converted farm buildings, from which they can explore the nearby Angus Glens and the beautiful Reekie Linn waterfall.
Jahangir Tandoori Restaurant offers up classic subcontinental foodstuff from its location just off Hawkhill Road. The eatery was opened in 1987, and serves an array of tandoori grills and curries. Creamy kormas sit alongside Pakistani baltis on the menu, as well as dipping trays of thali and the spicy rice dish of biryani. Guests after a more local flavour can opt for steak, scampi or roast chicken.
Marco Polo Grill House showcases a fusion of foodie flavours from the far-flung reaches of Europe and Asia. Located around 10 minutes from the waterfront, the restaurant also draws inspiration from its surrounds, with a range of fish dishes featuring on the menu. Likewise the proximity to the Dundee Rep Theatre has resulted in a specially-designed pre-show dinner menu.
Family-run for 17 years, husband and wife team Tommaso and Joanna have crafted meals at Ciao Sorrento with plenty of Mediterranean spirit on Dundee’s Union Street. The kitchen prepares authentic pizza and pasta, plus a range of gluten- and wheat-free dishes. The interior features wooden furnishings, candelit tables and walls adorned with Italian vistas.
Papa Jacques is a local bar in Broughty Ferry located a stones throw from the beach. Serving traditional pub grub, their booth seating offers a comfortable dining expereince, and the bar is fuly stocked with a variety of premium beers, wines and spirits. Their also air live sporting events on their flat screen TVs as well as 3D broadcasts.
Where to find the most popular restaurants in Dundee
Whether you fancy Indian, Chinese or Italian cuisine, Dundee has quite a remarkable selection of restaurants to choose from. With a delightful name and equally delicious food, Bellini restaurant on the citys Commercial Street is a favourite of the locals. Bellini is a family-run restaurant with an emphasis on an intimate, welcoming atmosphere and authentic freshly-prepared Italian food. The Bellini menu features Italian classics such as squid calamari, risotto, and lasagne. If you fancy a hearty dish, Bellini also offers succulent steak and veal dishes teamed with traditional Italian cheese and tomato sauces, as well as lovely, chunky, homemade chips.
The best of British cuisine in Dundee
Dundee is a prime location for sampling delicious classic British cuisine. Renowned local restaurant Collinsons, which can be found close to Marks and Spencer in Dundee city centre, offers mouth-watering and spectacular dishes for those who enjoy their meat - glazed pork belly, pan-roasted hake, braised fillet of beef and pan-roasted deer loin, to name but a few. The restaurant is also well-known for selecting only the finest local seasonal ingredients in innovative ways, with the aim of delivering a truly unique taste experience. The ambience at Collinsons is elegant and modern, making it the ideal venue for lunch, dinner and special occasions such as birthdays. For a more modern take on all this, it's also worth making a stop at The Cambustay, a country pub and inn with a strong rustic charm. The perfect setting for a Sunday get-together with friends and family, you can enjoy a chilled beer in the garden at The Cambustay, or warm up with a chicken and leek pie inside.
Visit Dundee restaurants to sample tastes from around the world
There's never been a better time to visit the international restaurants Dundee has to offer. At Rishi's the food is influenced by thousands of years of South Indian culture and has been carefully designed to reflect its heritage. The menu offers all the usual traditional South Indian favourites, including tandoori chicken, chicken masala and lamb vindaloo. If you're more in the mood for some Chinese cuisine, City Harbour Buffet is the ideal venue for a delicious, all-you-can-eat Chinese meal. Enjoy classic Chinese dishes such as chicken and mixed vegetables, beef with black bean sauce and pork char sui in the comfortable and relaxed surroundings at the City Harbour Buffet.
Enjoy delicious meals at award-winning restaurants in Dundee
Holder of two British Automobile Association rosettes and proudly presenting award-winning chef Graham Campbell on the team, Castlehill Restaurant delivers a delectable array of Scottish cuisine. Situated only a stone's throw from the busy Dundee waterfront, the food at Castlehill restaurant is locally-sourced and complemented by expertly-chosen Scottish wines. Castlehill's appetising taster, lunch and dinner menus feature unusual and exquisite delicacies such as scallops caught on the west coast of Scotland, foie gras, Angus partridge, Arran cheese and even tonka bean ice cream, all adding up to an unforgettable taste experience.