Summer Vibes Shine On in Dundee, Scotland’s Sunniest City 🌞🍻

As the sun graces Scotland’s sunniest city, it’s the perfect season to dive into Dundee’s vibrant food & drink scene. Whether you’re a local or just visiting, these top spots offer an inviting setting to enjoy the warm weather and lively atmosphere of Scotland’s coolest little city


Located  just off the Perth Road, O’Malleys boasts Scotland’s biggest beer garden. With ample space and a great atmosphere, it’s the ideal spot to enjoy a sunny day with friends and family.

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Duke’s Corner

Duke’s Corner on Brown Street boasts a spacious beer garden with a buzzing atmosphere. Enjoy live music, tasty food, and an impressive selection of craft beers. Their BBQs featuring locally sourced ingredients are a highlight.

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The Giddy Goose

Another on the famous Perth Road, The Giddy Goose charms with its bohemian vibe and beautiful garden seating. Indulge in gourmet pizzas, burgers, and a variety of beers and wines. It’s a cosy spot to unwind, day or night.

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The West House

On West Port (across from Duke’s Corner), The West House serves up fantastic brunches and a wide range of cocktails. Their beer garden is perfect for a laid-back afternoon, enjoying an eclectic menu and vibrant atmosphere.

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The Ship Inn & Waterfront Restaurant

Down in Broughty Ferry, (or  as we say ‘Doon The Ferry) The Ship Inn offers stunning views of the Tay. With a mix of indoor and outdoor seating, it’s perfect for a meal and drinks by the water.

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The Fort Hotel

Another in Broughty Ferry, The Fort Hotel combines great food, a lively atmosphere, and a fantastic beer garden. It’s a great spot for soaking up the summer weather.


Plan Your Visit

Make the most of your summer in Dundee by visiting these fantastic beer gardens. Enjoy the warm weather, great company, and the vibrant atmosphere of Scotland’s sunniest city. For more information on these spots and other great places to visit in Dundee, check out our full guide and you can select by the type of venue you are looking for including those with outdoor seating aka beer gardens.

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