Pillars of Hercules Organic...

Overall rating: 3.0 stars 2 Reviews
Serves meat, veg options available. The cafe is 100% vegetarian; the shop is not. Set price menu in cafe. BYOB. Live music. Price: Moderate more-less
Vegan-friendly, Organic, Non-veg
Falkland, Cupar, Fife
Falkland, Scotland KY15 7AD

Cafe Open Mon-Sun 10am-5pm, Shop Open Mon-Sun 9am-6pm.

  • Outdoor seating
  • Reservations required


First Review by Stevie


  • vegan

Fife's Vegan Option

3 Posted on 01 / 02 / 2013

Hailing from Falkland and having been here many, many a time I do like it but having sampled other Veggie and Vegan cafe's the menu is quite limited/doesn't vary much outwith 'safe' options.

It would be nice to have more vegan options available but as this is Fife's only Vegan friendly place I've found thus far I can't complain too much :).

The environment has improved over the years, service hasn't always been that warm though.

I do still enjoy a visit though.

Pros: Only place to visit in fife for vegans, nice setting, organic
Cons: menu rarely changes, staff friendliness, washing of salad


  • vegan

Pillars of Hercules, Falkland

3 Posted on 04 / 22 / 2011

The first thing about this place (unsurprisingly) for a farm is that it doesn't seem to be the handiest place for public transport. Thus you'll likely need your own to get there.

The cafe is 100% vego, the shop is not. I asked what was suitable for a vegan vego and was given the low down on what was and what wasn't suitable by a helpful enough lady behind the til. I went for soup and then a Moroccan tagine. That was fine and with the unseasonally warm weather for April, I was able to eat this at the outdoor picnic tables.

I am unsure whether to rate this as a 3 or a 4. What I had was enjoyable and the setting is very nice but the meat products being sold in the shop makes for marks off for me. Worth a visit if though if you are in the area.

Pros: 100% vego cafe, Vegan vego friendly
Cons: Not 100% vego shop


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Last updated: 2011/04/17


Added: 2011/04/17


Added by: Stevie