The Cupar Trail

Cupar – Fife’s ancient capital is steeped in medieval history. A 21st century market town, it boasts an abundance of fabulous food & drink businesses.

Please use the following to discover and explore, sector by sector.

In every section, each business listed has a link that can be clicked to open their page within our site – showing the business’ location, their address, and contact information (where available) including telephone number, website and email address as well as their social media links to enable you to find more and follow those you choose …

Cupar’s Market

And don’t forget, on the 3rd Saturday in every month, the Cupar Market comes to town. You’ll find them right in the heart of town (1000-1400) on Crossgate. There’s free parking in Fluthers Car Park – just a five minute walk away.



Cupar is a 21st century market town with community at its heart. More than 90 community groups, clubs, societies and associations help to support the town with events, activities and projects throughout the year. A number of these are active in the food & drink sector …

  • Cupar Youth Cafe is a young person focused venue delivering an extensive youth work programme of activities to local young people, including their Grub Hub project that provides after-school drop-in support.
  • The Sunshine Kitchen is a kitchen project for young adults with Additional Needs. They make delicious food from locally-sourced produce in a supportive work environment. You can often find them at Cupar Market (3rd Saturday of every month in Cupar). 
  • Cupar’s Food Bank operates with the mantra that “we don’t think anyone in our community should have to face going hungry“. As well as the 3-day emergency food parcels, toiletries and cleaning materials, they also offer all kinds of advice. They work closely with many local businesses and organisations who support them in their day to day work. 
  • Cupar’s Community Fridge was launched to help reduce waste in the local community. Open Tuesdays 1100-1200, it enables businesses and individuals to waste less through the sharing of good quality food that’s within its ‘use by’ dates. You can find it at County Buildings, St Catherine Street, Cupar, KY15 4TA. For more, please contact Katy Bald for further information. Please note that due to the current restrictions, this service will be operated with social distancing and a one-way systems to ensure safety.


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