Shona Robison secured a fourth term as MSP for Dundee City East and hailed the victory as a mandate for the SNP to "get on with the job of improving the city and Scotland".
The SNP achieved a shock victory in the Labour heartland of Cowdenbeath.
While parties traded seats across Scotland, the two Dundee City counts were a procession for the SNP.
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In the end it was a procession, with the SNP's Shona Robison securing another term as MSP for Dundee City East.
Ballot boxes are arriving at Rothes Halls in Fife as votes are counted for the Dunfermline and Cowdenbeath constituencies.
Polling stations were remarkably quiet in Dundee, according to party campaigners, despite warm, dry weather for most of the day.
North East regional candidates faced a grilling from voters in Dundee.
Voters are being warned to watch out for signs of electoral fraud in the run up to polls on May 5.