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198 Lanark Road West | Currie, Edinburgh EH14 5NX, Scotland (Formerly The Riccarton Arms)
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  • 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
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 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

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London, United Kingdom
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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

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80 reviews 80 reviews
30 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 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

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Cupar, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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

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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 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

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Edinburgh UK
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103 reviews 103 reviews
6 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Been here for lunch several times now since new owner took over and gave the place an extensive make over. Good choice of food on the menu and a good selection of ales and whisky. Family friendly and the staff take time to ensure you are getting good service.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I have eaten at the Riccarton several times in the last few months. The food and the service have been really good at every visit . I have tried a number of dishes from the menu and they have all been well cooked, really tasty, hot and a decent portion. The duck dish on the festive menu was particularly good,... More

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013 via mobile

Not stayed recently but good in the past . With fantastic breakfast Staff very helpful and delicious food .. Our deep fried whitebait brill. And haggis good. And the soup was so much and so tasty . Lovely fire to sit beside THANKYOU

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Toronto, Canada
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70 reviews 70 reviews
11 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Super cute little pub. We stopped in as the restaurants on Campus had all closed for the evening. Quaint little pub with good food. Service was super fast but we were one of the only tables in there as well so this might be the reason. Great place for a quick dinner!

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Address: 198 Lanark Road West | Currie, Edinburgh EH14 5NX, Scotland (Formerly The Riccarton Arms)
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
The Riccarton Inn Edinburgh, Scotland

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