Welcome to the Anstruther Golf Club
Welcome to Anstruther Golf Club home of The Rockies voted the toughest par 3 in the UK by Todays Golfer in September 2007. Are you up for the challenge?
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Our philosophy is that we treat
all of our guests as members and a truly warm ‘Anster’
welcome awaits all visiting golfers.
Anstruther Golf Club was founded in 1890 and has seen
many changes over the years. The initial layout comprised
7 holes with trenches through the middle of the course
and poles scattered over the greens to stop gliders
landing during the war. In more peaceful times the course
was extended to an excellent 9 holes which is kept in
superb condition throughout the year.
The course is located 9 miles south of St Andrews and
stretches along the shoreline between Anstruther and
Pittenweem. The spectacular views over Anstruther Harbour
and out to the Isle of May, Bass rock and south west
to Edinburgh are a constant distraction. Golfers should
beware of Anstruther Golf Club’s version of Amen
corner which comprises a series of 3 challenging par
3’s starting with The Rockies (5th) voted the
toughest par 3 in the UK!
John Anderson, former Executive Chef at the "...House" Restaurants in St Andrews, has taken over the Rockies Restaurant. In addition to serving snacks and bar meals throughout the day, he provides a la carte Lunches and Dinners in the Restaurant with seafood featuring strongly in most of his menu s. Bookings are advisable for the restaurant - telephone 01333 313314.
www.therockiesrestaurant.co.uk for a selection of menus etc.