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Kingsknowes Hotel

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Tweed Road, Galashiels, Scotland
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Afternoon tea lunch funeral

We went here today for my partners dad funeral lunch / tea , was very impressed staff wonderful nice soup sandwiches, shortbread. All home made yummy nice conservatory . Hotel very nice lovely grounds. And pet friendly think be back for overnight stay or longer worth a visit well done

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
Alan C
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Paisley
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Paisley
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 NEW

We went here today for my partners dad funeral lunch / tea , was very impressed staff wonderful nice soup sandwiches, shortbread. All home made yummy nice conservatory . Hotel very nice lovely grounds. And pet friendly think be back for overnight stay or longer worth a visit well done

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Cork, Ireland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We had a fantastic lunch here. I have eaten here before and so decided to call again when we were in the area. We ate lunch in the bar this time. We were greeted by a very nice waitress who was quick , efficient and very friendly. She was very warm and funny and was very jolly with all the... More 

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Wokingham, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We are based near London and needed somewhere with a bit of "presence" to celebrate my mum's 70th birthday. We knew of a few "cafe" type restaurants in the area but after looking at reviews plumped for the Kingsknowes. A nice setting hidden at the back of a small housing estate, we had a warm welcome and were seated in... More 

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Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Met up with some lovely friends and we went out for lunch at Kingsknowes Hotel, we had a superb lunch at very reasonable prices. We all decided we would have a light lunch followed by a dessert and we were not disappointed. Everyone had a baguette filled with various goodies ranging from smoked salmon and cream cheese to steak and... More 

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Galashiels, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Dined here recently with friends. Food was very good, would recommend the venison and puy lentils. Chicken gougons ordered by one of us a bit overdone though. Nice wine, good service and all together a very good experience. Will be back soon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 via mobile

All staff were professional as well as kind and caring. My father is in hospital and they allowed me to stay day to day. I can never thank them enough. Annie nevin

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Visit this Hotel every time we come to Gala. Food is always excellent and staff very friendly. Had a slightly longer wait on the Saturday, but it was busy.

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Galashiels, Scotland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

A nice place to eat, Good menu and reasonably priced food. Friendly staff too. There is lovely views from the conservatory out over the river Tweed. The leaves on the trees were starting to turn. Really picturesque.

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Dalkeith, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Went for a Sunday meal 🍴 was excellent... From the starter to our main course first class.. We will recommend too all... Well done...

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Ate in the bar which was clean ,food was average, reasonably priced. Friendly staff. Whole place in need of an upgrade

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Tweed Road, Galashiels, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Borders  >  Galashiels

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Scottish

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