The Criterion

01334 474543
99 South Street, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9QW


We have a wide range of locally sourced drinks, specialising in Cask Ale & Whisky, with over 160 whiskies and 70+ Scottish Gins. As one of the few remaining family-run pubs, we're more than happy to help if you have difficulty choosing from our range!

Innis & Gunn Lager, Innis & Gunn (4.6%)

With the full bodied flavour you’d expect from one of our beers, Lager is brewed with Naked Golden Oats for a smooth finish.

Beavertown Neck Oil IPA, Beavertown (4.3%)

Easy drinking IPA, extra pale base malts are used to keep it crisp and give the hops a great platform, finished of with a huge dose of dry hops to make it an easy drinking IPA

Birra Moretti, Heineken (4.6%)

Birra Moretti is a quality beer made in the traditional way. It is the result of a production process that has remained almost unchanged since 1859.

Foster's, Heineken (4.0%)

A pleasant, fruity, lighter-styled quaffing lager

Kronenbourg 1664, Heineken (5.0%)

Kronenbourg 1664 is a lager with a noble history, characterized by its fine taste. Its golden hues and delicate bitterness come from selecting the best hops (the Strisselspalt), and the unique know-how of one of the French master brewers.

Guinness Original, Guinness (4.2%)

Swirling clouds tumble as the storm begins to calm.

John Smiths Extra Smooth, John Smith's Brewery (3.6%)

John Smith’s Extra Smooth was launched in 1993 and is now the nation's number 1 ale.

Deuchars IPA, Caledonian Brewery (3.8%)

Distinctive and long on refreshment. Solid gold in colour, remarkably aromatic, hints of fresh citrus, distinctive light malt and fresh floral flavours, refreshing zesty citric hop, for a mouth-watering finish.

Symonds Founders Reserve, Heineken (4.5%)

Symonds Founder's Reserve is a distinctive premium cider at 4.5% abv.

Thistly Cross Cloudy Cider, Thistly Cross (5.5%)

This crisp and beautifully balanced, medium dry cloudy cider is packed full of unfiltered goodness.