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The Standing Order

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Disappointing, burnt lunch

Being a regular Wetherspoons customer, I popped into the Standing Order for a change of scenery... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Not the best of Wetherspoon pubs.

Four of us for lunch and thought we knew what to expect having been to other Wetherspoons. Prices... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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62-66 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2LR, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While wandering down Rose Street looking for a pub to watch the rugby in, we saw the spoons sign. Popped in to be greeted by a full bar and a huge screen ( not always down I'm told ). Even though it was rammed, we...More

Thank John G
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Before anything else go here and wander round the various rooms, absolutely stunning, Not seen anything like it in Britain (OK, I don't get out much). Food and drink and service excellent, value as always and only five minutes from the hotel, Having been at...More

Thank K2138ODrobins
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

I'd say put any snobbish thoughts aside and have a look in here. We had a fabulous breakfast served by very mannerly welcoming staff. I had Eggs Bendict and it was as good as I've had in hotels charging 4 times as much. Very wide...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2018

I waited 30 minutes for scrambled eggs on toast to arrive on Saturday, 22 September 2018 and I managed two bites of this dish. I am convinced the eggs were from the pouches you put in the microwave. If this is the case PLEASE indicate...More

Thank 502KateandJohn
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Always nice staff, nice food options and children menu. This time I've seen that they are also doing pizzas. We tried and pizza, accepting requests and good and quick service. I had a fish and chips that usually is bigger than the ones I had...More

Thank raulfranc0
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Being a regular Wetherspoons customer, I popped into the Standing Order for a change of scenery, ordered a BBQ Pulled Chicken, Bacon and Cheese Panini. What a disappointment when it arrived, thin layer of basic chicken and BBQ sauce, definitely not pulled and no bacon...More

Thank matthewfL9002MK
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Four of us for lunch and thought we knew what to expect having been to other Wetherspoons. Prices the same which is good value if the food is good but unfortunately all of us had lukewarm soggy chips and the paninis that two of us...More

Thank nocera1
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Entering the doors it was like entering an old bank, the type that used to give interest and you were reassured entering it. But the interest here was assured with the Wetherspoons logo. As busy as it was we managed to find a table and...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Great place for a drink and plenty to see as it once was a bank. Did not have anything to eat however the food going by looked good and there were plenty of customers dining there.

Thank JohnYvonneMiller
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Called in here as we were passing and primarily because it was raining! This is a good 'traditional' J D Wetherspoon pub serving a great range of drinks and food although we did not eat. It was busy but the service was efficient. I would...More

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February 21, 2018|
Response from johnbN4516JC | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes as there is plenty of room in the bar and as long as you keep him away from actual bar area I’m sure he’ll be fine ,
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Response from Malcy1 | Reviewed this property |
Difficult if I remember correctly