We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Riccarton inn

198 Lanark Road West | Currie, Edinburgh EH14 5NX, Scotland (Formerly The Riccarton Arms)
The Riccarton inn
Write a Review

48 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    10
    22
    4
    6
    6
See reviews for
13
14
2
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (48)
  • Mar-May only
    (16)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (13)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (4)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (15)
All months
Oban, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
32 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for the night as we were visiting family in the area. The pub itself is great and the bar meals look excellent, however we stayed in Room 5 and it is pretty dire! It was a disabled room although there was barely room for both of us so no one who was in a wheelchair would be able... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Been here several times for food, never been let down. From their haggis balls to their sunday roasts! We tend to have the haggis balls with the chilli dip which we both love. Burgers are nice as is just about everything else. Nice mix of drinks too.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This is our local pub and thought we would head along for some food. I would advise booking at the weekend as the restaurant area isn't huge and gets very busy. The food is lovely, I had haggis balls and a steak and both were really well cooked. Nice selection of beers and wines too.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Lovely lunch here with friends. I only had the main course of steak pie and it was delish, my friend had the fish and the portion was huge, very filling and no room for desert. Decor nice and fresh. Would recommend for a pub lunch and will be back in the future. Yum yum

Was this review helpful? Yes
Somerset
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Visited for the first time 2 nights ago. Food very good quality and like that some of the options offer you a small portion. I had small fish and chips and it filled my plate and stomach too. The only slight negative I would say is that you need to book up in advance and also there was a long... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

my first trip the Riccarton Arms was recommended to me I travelled with a friend who comes from Edinburgh my stay there was a lovely experience it was welcoming the staff friendly locals made me feel welcome too whole atmosphere was nice and the food breakfast perfect other food very good with lots of choice I have since re visited... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
32 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We went to the Riccarton Inn with our daughter, who's at university in Edinburgh, for lunch. It's a very nice pub, with a good selection of real ales and friendly staff, but the real highlight was the food. We all had the halloumi wrap, and it was simply one of the best pub meals I've ever had: fresh, tasty and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Cupar, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Managed to book a table at short notice. Staff were friendly and helpful. Food was great. I had whitebait with aoli sauce as a starter and chicken,Parma ham and melon salad as the main. Delicious. I liked how you could have a starter as a main.Wide choice to choose from. I loved the elderflower fizz cocktail. Nice atmosphere. Definitely go... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

This pub had a refurb over a year ago and you can tell. Well presented with both bar and seating areas. Nice atmosphere on evening. We had steak burger and haggis and lemon soul. Very good. Glad they kept curry sauce in separate dish for the fish, would have ruined it. This pub is worth a visit if you are... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

Enjoyed lunch here today with friends and family. On arrival we were greeted with a warm welcome. Advised on the best place to sit with a buggy. The menu was varied with lots of choice to keep everyone happy. I felt it was taking a while for the food to arrive but when it did it was obviously freshly cooked... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

7 photo of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (6)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (4)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question