Christmas tastes better at Beefeater and it's time to start thinking about your festive celebrations. Our chefs have been really busy crafting this year's festive menus. From turkey with all the trimmings (or a vegan option) to desserts featuring the best-loved confectionery, there will be something for everyone at Beefeater this Christmas. Book now and join us for your Christmas celebrations this year.
Offering a signature Beefeater twist on conventional steak experiences, explore expertly prepared cuts of prime steaks, wholesome vegetarian options and pub classics cooked from timeless recipes. Featuring world-inspired, tried-and-tested flavours, whatever Beefeater menu plates you choose, they’re guaranteed to encapsulate our value on quality, without compromise – through every satisfying bite.
At The Dovecote Beefeater in Cumbernauld, we take immense pride in the substance of our offering. Each team member plays a pivotal role in our success and the magical moments we create here for our guests. From the driving role of management and the engine of our kitchen to our front of house team as the wheels of the operation, we’re fuelled by food happiness and all aboard the journey to culinary excellence together.
Community is important to us. Which is why you’ll find us close to local causes, providing charitable donations and sponsorships – like for some of the town’s youth football teams.
Welcoming foodies far and wide for over 30 years and proudly established as one of the best restaurants in North Lanarkshire, our inviting eatery offers the perfect atmosphere for every occasion. From get-togethers with old friends, to Sunday lunches with close family, we’ll have a table ready for you. Enjoy relaxing furnishings set across a vibrant, modern restaurant, complete with friendly service that extends genuine care and craft, every time. Located just off the A8011, our location’s facilities include indoor and al fresco dining in a spacious beer garden – a real local favourite in the summer months. Accessible parking can be found at our on-site car park, too.
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Originating from the Gaelic for ‘the meeting of the waters’, Cumbernauld offers inspiring days out in North Lanarkshire for all interests. From Roman roots to agricultural and industrial change, Cumbernauld Museum is a great place to unravel fascinating history. Breathtaking landscapes and nature are some of Scotland’s biggest lures – found in abundance here. Drive less than 10 minutes from here to explore treetop walkways, befriend curious zoo animals and follow rewarding trails at Palacerigg Country Park. Cumbernauld House Park is a 25-minute walk away. Where you can ramble through grasslands and pass ancient trees with stretching views as far as Ochil Hills and Campsie Fells. For snowdrops in February, or bluebells in May, woodland beauty awaits through Cumbernauld Glen – only six minutes by car. Any animal lovers? Less than a 10-minute drive, see over 70 types of birds and flying displays at Scotland’s largest birds of prey centre. Or culture vultures? Witness an intimate performing art production at Cumbernauld Theatre at Lanternhouse. Adventurers will love Cumbernauld Outdoor Activity Centre with its 4x4 driving, archery, paintballing and more. However you picture your perfect day trip in Scotland, Cumbernauld has it covered.
Our steaks are always popular! Our 10oz ribeye steaks are one of our tastiest cuts and, like all our steaks, they’re aged for a minimum of 30 days, grilled to perfection, packed with flavour and served with chunky triple-cooked chips, crispy flat mushrooms, juicy grilled tomatoes and peppercorn sauce.
You can’t beat our Sunday lunches here at The Dovecote Beefeater. With our Sunday roasts you can choose from our specialty roast sirloin of beef, rump of lamb, half-roast chicken or butternut squash and ale pie, served with all the trimmings and our signature red wine gravy. You also get unlimited roast potatoes and other delicious extras.
It’s got to be our Premier Inn Breakfast, which we serve at The Dovecote Beefeater – featuring a diverse selection of options that truly showcases the best of an English breakfast. That’s bacon, eggs cooked just how you like them, hash browns, black pudding, tea and coffee, toast and more.
We’re totally family friendly and we can make your next meal out hassle-free. Our kids’ menu is full of dishes your children will love and our team are great with kids. Best of all, up to two kids can eat breakfast for free when an adult orders a Premier Inn Breakfast!
From mid-week meals to special occasions, we welcome all kinds of group bookings at The Dovecote Beefeater. You can book tables for up to 16 people online through our website, or call us on 01236 725 339 to find out more about Beefeater group bookings in Cumbernauld. If you’re booking for a group larger than 16, just give us a call or select ‘other’ as the number of guests you want to book for on our booking page to let us know.
If we have space, we’ll always try and find a table for you. But we recommend booking ahead, especially at the weekend when we’re at our busiest.
Yes, we have a pub garden and outdoor dining, ideal for al fresco meals or simply a cool, refreshing drink in the sunshine!
Explore our Beefeater allergy and dietary information to find out everything about our menus before your visit.
If you’ve ever wondered what makes our food so delicious and where it comes from, go behind-the-scenes to learn all about our chefs and carefully selected producers. We’re passionate about our food at Beefeater, which is why we ensure only the best ingredients and care go into each and every recipe.
Most of our Beefeater restaurants are accessible. As layouts and facilities can vary between restaurants, please contact our site directly if you have any specific questions about visiting this location – we’ll be happy to help.
Wi-Fi is easy to access at most of our Beefeater restaurants. Connection speeds can vary, dependent on your chosen location.