Dining at Kilconquhar Castle


Kilconquhar Castle offers two restaurants on the estate which are open to residential guests and the wider public.


The White Cockade Bistro


The White Cockade is a bistro style restaurant which takes it’s name from the emblem of the Jacobites, with a wide selection of wines and spirits and a selection of menus.


The Bistro welcomes families with children to dine and provide a full children’s menu to ensure that we have something on offer for them to enjoy.


Breakfast is served in the White Cockade from 8.30 am through to 11.00 am every morning. You can enjoy a continental breakfast which includes a selection  of cereals, fruits and yoghurt's served with tea, coffee and toast followed by a cooked to order hot breakfast which offers a range of fish, omelettes and of course not forgetting a full Scottish cooked breakfast with bacon, eggs, black pudding, haggis, tomatoes, mushrooms, and eggs just the way you like them. Once you have had breakfast you won't be ready to eat until dinner time.


From 12 noon you can then enjoy a range of dishes from our lunch and snack menu, this will be available through to 5.00 pm at night.  The menu offers a range of baked potatoes, toasted sandwiches, baguettes and light lunch menus.


From 5.00 pm to last orders at 8.45 pm the bistro offers a range of menus from our a la carte menu, table d'hote menu as well as our seasonal set menu specials.  Whatever you choose you can be guaranteed that all of our dishes are cooked with locally sourced fresh ingredients and packed full of flavour.


The Lindsay Room


The 16th Century oak panelled Lindsay room offers an exquisite dining experience with a real traditional feel. The inglenook fireplace and ornate ceilings add to the delicate ambience where diners can enjoy a sumptuous menu in a stunning surrounding.


The Lindsay Room is open on a Wednesday evening for diners to enjoy a 3 course menu .  Booking in advance for dining in the Lindsay Room is essential to avoid disappointment.  For our guests who are staying on the estate with us this offer is fantastic value as you can also enjoy breakfast the following morning free of charge for every full paying adult.


Please also note that for certain dates the night of the week may alter due to private bookings.


Dietary Requirements


The food and beverage team will always do their best to cater for specific dietary requirements.  If  you would like to discuss your requirements with the food and beverage team please contact them by telephone on 01333 340501, option 3 or by email to bill@kilconquharcastle.co.uk.




The restaurants can become very busy at weekends and over holiday periods.  We strongly advise all guests to book in advance to avoid disappointment.  Please call the food and beverage team directly to book a table on 01333 340501, selecting option 3 or drop them an email to info@kilconquharcastle.co.uk

Kilconquhar Castle Estate, Kilconquhar, Fife, KY9 1EZ

Telephone: 01333 340501 - Email: hello@kilconquharcastle.co.uk