Call in and enjoy a cuppa and a snack at The Usual Place Cafe

Welcome to The Usual Place, Dumfries. Housed in the former Townhead Church at the junction of Academy Street and Lover’s Walk, this stunning, fully accessible venue is the perfect place to enjoy a hearty breakfast on the way to work, meet with friends for a coffee and a chat or enjoy lunch away from the hustle and bustle of the town.

The cafe area is large and has cosy corners with comfortable seating where customers can meet friends to chat, enjoy a snack or a tea or coffee in stunning, yet relaxed surroundings. It’s also perfect for business meetings.

The original architectural features of the church, in particular the magificent roof and stained glass windows have been lovingly retained creating a truly unique venue which everyone can enjoy.

The full-refurbished building is wheelchair-friendly throughout and The Usual Place has the only changing places toilet in Dumfries.

We offer breakfast specials until 11am and lunchtime specials from 11.30am to 2pm. Try our freshly baked scones with an afternoon tea or coffee. Whatever time of the day you call in to The Usual Place, you’re sure to want make this your usual place for a coffee, light snack or a place to meet in relaxed surroundings - see our menu

We are located at the junction of Lover’s Walk and Academy Street, Dumfries and are open from Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm. Call us on 01387 253485.


Find Us

The Usual Place Cafe is located at the former Town Head Church in Academy Street, Dumfries. Our post code for Sat Navs is: DG1 1BZ