The Criterion is a small family run traditional Scottish Pub established in 1874 in the heart of St Andrews, we have a wide range of locally sourced food and drink specialising in Cask Ale & Whisky, with over 160 whiskies, 70+ Scottish Gins .

A cracking pub located at the far end of south street, St Andrews. Relax with a few drinks and watch this bustling university town go by. This pub features a big picture window and oak-panelled walls adorned with photographs of St Andrews in days gone by. The pub is renowned for its homemade meals and the legendary Cri-pie. Background music plays and a plasma screen shows sport. Open music night on Monday is popular with local artists, and a regular quiz night is hosted during the week.