Simpatica is now closed for the winter.

Many thanks to our customers for their support this year.

We plan to open in March 2022.
Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year to you all!!

Many many thanks to all who support us.❤️🙏


Toasties, soup, home baked  cakes, lattes, etc, tea ,soft drinks & sannies or toasties.

We ask that you wear a mask when entering the tearoom,and also when browsing in the shop.please use the hand sanitiser provided & be mindful of keeping a sensible distance with other customers.

Contactless payment preferred, but cash is accepted.


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#sunnypatio #toasties #homebaking #soup and sannies/toasties

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SIMPATICA: A unique home and gift emporium & a vintage charm!  and..TEA ROOM with home baking, fresh coffee, and pots of tea, soup, toasties, sandwiches.

******WE NOW TAKE BOOKINGS******                 


So if you are planning a wee refreshment after a walk, or for a get together with friends and family during or even outwith our posted hours.....we are happy to accommodate you.

Phone  07974 195538 or email

Just contact us with your is best.        

**We provide an afternoon tea or soup and toastie lunch for parties up to 12 people. **        


**Please come and support our #Local makers of #HANDCRAFTED items and Businesses**                                                             

Beautiful, Unique and Unusual Gifts include:      

Locally made artwork & jewellery and Liberty print scarves & accessories..

Handcrafted greeting cards...

Vintage Teddy Bears..

Vintage Clothes, handbags,scarves & gloves

China Teasets & Tableware...Crystal bowls, decanters and glasses...

Copper, Pewter, Brass...

Lamps & shades...Framed Prints, some limited editions.

Refinished & Painted Furniture..other home decor accents..and loads more!!


Cappuccinos/Lattes/Espressos..Cafetiere coffee, Pots of Tea (various choices),

Soup of the day, freshly made TOASTIES & sandwiches, #Homebaking, lollies and ice creams for the children, Sodas, toasties & sandwiches and Hot drinks to take away.

Yummy cakes & Scones...and other home baked items.

Please note that google maps has us near the church, and the hours may not have updated...we are in fact, right opposite the primary school.

****Weary walkers on the #FifeCoastalPath are frequently welcomed here. As are cyclist & motorbike groups!!***

*****Look for the RED POST BOX at 11 MAIN ST, KINGBARNS,,and you'll find us!  07974 195538****

We are also proud stockists of #GeneralFinishes paint, specially formulated for furniture..self priming, great coverage and NO WAXING!!  we also stock their gorgeous glazes, superior sealer topcoats...and many unique painting accessories.                                                                                    

****Ask us about bespoke classes and instruction to learn skills and techniques, using our fabulous products to paint your own furniture.




Unusual vintage painted furniture.  Beautifully restored older items of furniture and mirrors.

You'll  also find lovely china, tea sets, glassware, wall art, mirrors, lamps, and many  other gifts and home accoutrements.

Locally Unique & Hand crafted items by talented artisans and makers.


SIMPATICA@Kingsbarns TEAROOM & GIFT/HOMEWARE SHOP  is located in The Old Post Office, on the main road between Crail and St Andrews in Fife. Look for the red post box!.


I will work with you to find furniture,  and accent pieces to  bring a truly different look to your home.   Whether you come  with a complete and specific vision for your home or looking for inspiration, I am here to help.

If you find it challenging to find GIFTS for certain people, SIMPATICA is the perfect place to buy wonderful, artistically inspired items that are absolutely one of a kind.

We are delighted to promote locally made knitwear, home decor items, art work and jewellery. NE Fife is home to a wonderful variety of talented makers and craftspeople, some of whom sell via Simpatica.  

If you yourself create unique items, please feel free to contact me, to discuss showcasing your items at Simpatica.

ST ANDREWS is  HOME OF GOLF, so we endeavour to keep a good stock of golf inspired items. We also try to keep a pleasing stock of SCOTTISH merchandise, for visitors to take home with them.


Simpatica, The Home and Gift Emporium is located in KINGSBARNS...11 Main St. next to the red post box!

You will also find a friendly and welcoming tea room attached to the vintage shop, where you can enjoy a lovely cuppa and some cake whilst browsing our lovely wee shop.

#picnicbaskets #crystal #teasets #wedgwood #portmeirion #paintedfurniture #vintage #giftcards #doggietreats #jewellery #copper

Rugs, lamps, pictures and prints..and if it isn't on display or in stock.. tell me what you need and I will do my best to source it for you.  Although some of the furniture items are hand crafted, and reflect a unique and caring attention to detail, every effort to keep our prices affordable.

 Contact us  or better still...come and visit us!  07974 195538