Robert Burns Centre
A worthwhile Burns exhibition in an old mill on the banks of the River Nith. It tells the story of the poet and Dumfries in the 1790s....
This is a place of pilgrimage for Burns enthusiasts. It's here that the poet spent the last years of his life, and there are various...
A traditional, rickety old nook-and-cranny pub down a narrow wynd off the main pedestrian drag, this was reputedly Burns' favourite...
One Bank St
This wee upstairs room around the corner from the tourist office (look for the sign on the street) does gourmet rolls and sandwiches,...
Mill Rd · interesting places nearby
The best eating option in Dumfries is this cosy space upstairs at the Robert Burns Centre. For lunch there’s wraps, melts and ciabattas, but come dinner time it’s inventive angles and interesting cuts and combinations. There's a distinct Mediterranean flavour to the regularly-changing specials, including expertly-prepared fish dishes and appetizing vegetarian choices. There's a vegan and a gluten-free menu. Closed Sundays from October to Easter.