Two new drive-thru restaurants planned for Fife town

Planners give green light to development

By Allan Crow
Monday, 27th April 2020, 12:33 pm
Two new drive thrus are planned for Glenrothes (Pic: Peter Summers)
Two new drive thrus are planned for Glenrothes (Pic: Peter Summers)

The drive-thru restaurants are to open in Glenrothes town centre.

Plans submitted by the owners of the Kingdom Centre have been given the green light by Fife Council.

The mall bosses want to build to new food outlets on an existing car park in North Street. Both would have drive-thru facilities.

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The plan for first submitted last September for the land between the petrol station and YMCA.

A planning statement said: “The proposed development is a re-submission for two restaurant and drive through units, associated car parking, access, landscaping and other operations at North Street, Glenrothes. Two units will be occupied by mainstream commercial operators.”

No names were given for which drive-thru operators may move into the new premises.

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