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The Borders and the Southwest Restaurants

Cavens Arms

  • 20 Buccleuch St. Map It
  • Dumfries
  • British

Updated 10/08/2013

Fodor's Review

This lively, welcoming, traditional pub has a separate bar and dining area, comfortable seating, and a large selection of beers. The restaurant seems to always be busy, a testimony to the quality of its food (as well as the large portions). As for favorite dishes, grilled pork loin with fruity red cabbage vies with panfried sea bass with couscous. The excellent desserts are made on the premises.

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20 Buccleuch St., Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, DG1 2AH, Scotland

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Restaurant Details:

  • Reservations not accepted

Updated 10/08/2013


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