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Food and Drink scene in Dundee & Angus

From pre-theatre dining at traditional restaurants to contemporary eateries perfect for a catch up with a client over lunch, the restaurants, bars and eateries in Dundee & Angus offer some of the freshest, most inventive and memorable foodie venues in Scotland.

To help you decide where to make a reservation, we've collected some of the best dining option ideas in Dundee & Angus that would be ideal for your next occasion.

Fine dining and Michelin star restaurants

Looking to butter up your client or need a discreet destination to eat while you discuss a deal? Wow your dining companion at one of these fine places. From intimate and cosy spaces to elegant fine dining rooms for larger groups, Dundee & Angus offer an excellent choice of outstanding venues for dining.

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Restaurants with private dining 
If you're looking for more than just delicious food, opt for private dining to get an unforgettable experience and be wowed by the first-class food quality and impeccable friendly service that the area's restaurateurs provide. Choose from a variety of menu options that can be tailored to your exact taste and needs. Whether you're planning an intimate get together with colleagues or a corporate banquet, there's a range of suitably sophisticated restaurants with private dining in Dundee and the surrounding Angus area.

We've handpicked a few private dining spaces below.

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Scottish cuisine 

Mix it up a bit and bring your next business lunch to an eatery that offers traditional delicacies, often served with a fun and modern twist. The vast array of Scotland's produce you see on restaurant menus around the world is testament to the quality of our produce. Think juicy Aberdeen Angus beef, succulent venison, delicious Atlantic salmon, smoked Loch Fyne herring, or Arran cheeses.

Below are just a few suggestions of places in which to explore how creative Scottish chefs are reinventing traditional dishes like haggis, Cullen skink and Cranachan.

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Afternoon tea

Put a spin on your next off-site corporate meeting and take your boss or business partner to an enjoyable afternoon tea. In Scotland, traditional afternoon tea usually includes an assortment of finger sandwiches with Scottish smoked salmon or tasty roast beef, mouth-watering sweets and often Scottish shortbread, scones served with fresh locally produced clotted cream and jams, and a range of teas and even bubbly drinks to sip on.

Seal the deal in a relaxed atmosphere at one of these fantastic venues offering great afternoon tea in Dundee & Angus.

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Vegan and vegetarian restaurants

If you're in a need of a vegetarian or vegan dining venue, we've got you covered. There are plenty of vibrant, veggie-driven dinner spots in the area offering inventive, globally inspired menus with exciting dishes full of flavour, fresh seasonal produce and, most importantly, plenty of choice. Whether you fancy falafel, tapas, or a plant-based burger, these are some of the prime picks for vegetarian and vegan dining in Dundee and the surrounding Angus area.

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Bars for business meetings? Why not! Whether it's for wowing your colleagues, after-conference drinks with delegates or a working lunch, in Dundee & Angus you'll find a great range of fantastic bars and pubs that are perfect to hold a comfortable and productive meeting of all kinds.
Here's a list of some great social business meeting venues you might like.

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Dundee & Angus Whisky and Gin Distilleries 

Whether you're after fresh ideas on how you can incentivise employees, want to create team-building activities, or perhaps you're looking to entertain a client, a behind-the-scenes visit to a distillery will definitely go down a treat! Look no further than these fantastic whisky and gin distillery experiences in Dundee & Angus, or follow our fantastic maps for craft beer and gin tour tastings.

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