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The Tontine Hotel

High Street | The Tontine Hotel, Peebles EH45 8AJ, Scotland
+44 1721 720892
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“rack of lamb” (5 reviews)
“scampi” (8 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
High Street | The Tontine Hotel, Peebles EH45 8AJ, Scotland
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11 - 20 of 309 reviews

Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful food choice. Excellent menu and quality of food is amazing. Great relaxing and formal dinning. Welcoming and well stocked bar. Staff very polite and professional. Prices are great for the quality of food and choice. Good to see local produce on the menu.

Thank Lynne P
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks very much "Lynne P" an "Excellent" review, great feedback regarding food quality and special thanks for your kind mention of the service from the team here at the hotel. Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team".

Reviewed March 14, 2017

Yummy food... ( bread on the table would have been a bonus! ) the staff were really well trained friendly young people...I watched them look after the older customers with genuine care...the receptionist whet out of her was to get me information on the surrounding...More

Thank gilliwooscotland
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

A "Lovely" review "gilliwooscotland" some great feedback regarding the food on offer here at The Tontine. We serve homemade bread with Soup, but otherwise as a "side order". Thank you especially for taking time to highlight guest service from the team! Kate, Gordon Innes &...More

Reviewed March 13, 2017

Enjoyed a lovely dinner as part of a hotel offer. Chefs special of Boeuf Bourguignon was fantastic as was all other food. Staff were excellent too. Highly recommendMore

Thank motherwell1991
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

An Excellent review "motherwell1991" very pleased to note your enjoyment of our dinner offer. Thanks for taking time to mention the service team and I also agree with your observation about the "Bourguignonne". Thankfully there was a little left for me to try!! Our Chef...More

Reviewed March 13, 2017

We booked the main dining room for a Saturday family lunch. We had one child who ordered the off the kids menu, this was a frozen pizza which looked terrible. The table next door ordered the kids chicken strips, again frozen and they also were...More

Thank SPP7
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

A "disappointing" review "SPP7", so sorry your visit did not meet your expectations. We do have some frozen product, but not much. Most of the menu is freshly prepared and cooked and indeed we have always served a frozen scampi product. We did experiment with...More

Reviewed March 8, 2017

Peebles was our stopover on our way to the Borders. We scoured the town centre and settled on the Tontine hotel for lunch. The atmosphere in the hotel was very relaxing. We chose to sit on the comfortable plush seating facing on to the main...More

Thank John W
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

An "enjoyable" review to reflect upon "John W". Very pleased to note your satisfaction with your recent visit for Lunch. Thanks for taking time to post a great recommendation! Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team".

Reviewed March 5, 2017

We popped in here for lunch and were impressed with the olde-world grandeur of the hotel. There is a very comfortable-looking lounge and a less formal contemporary bistro area. We chose the dining room complete with white tablecloths! Very smart and it has an interesting...More

Thank romagScottishBorders
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks "romagScottishBorders", loved reading your review and delighted to learn you were so impressed with your recent visit to "The Tontine". A super recommendation! Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team".

Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Fairly standard pub fare, though good. Very friendly staff, good service and good atmosphere - fire was on and although a Wednesday afternoon it was quite busy.More

Thank kclyde
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks "kclyde", enjoyed reading your review. Food OK but we were quite busy?? Hopefully we try and make sure there is something for everyone on the menu. We feel the menu reflects good traditional fayre with some fine locally sourced menu items (Venison Beef and...More

Reviewed February 21, 2017

Lovely for a large family group. Good selection of delicious, reasonably priced food. Beautiful restaurant.

Thank Cheviotshirley
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

We love a concise review "Cheviotshirley" with a super review header. Thanks very much indeed! Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team".

Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at the tontine on valentines night. We had a lovely cream tea and prosecco on arrival. The meal we had was absolutely delicious!! My partner commented that's his fish and chips were the best he had tasted. The staff were...More

Thank Siodaniel O
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

A "Fabulous" review, thank you "Siodaniel O". Delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and super feedback regarding our food standard and service. Thanks for a great recommendation! Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team".

Reviewed February 1, 2017

LOVELY HOTEL a warm welcome and comfortable bed, cosy lounge area,great breakfast.we have really enjoyed peebles.booked the same hotel for our daughter as an anniversary present

1  Thank simon j
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much "simon j" a lovely review and very pleased to read that you so enjoyed your visit to "The Tontine". Also delighted that you will visit again! Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team".

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gordypordie
Are you dog friendly??
April 9, 2017|
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Response from Kate I |
Hi Gordypordie We are very dog friendly. Dogs and their owners are allocated rooms in our Riverside lodge, recently refurbished with easy access onto Tweed Green and the River Tweed. We also invite all dog owners to have... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$14 - $45
Cuisine
Bar, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | The Tontine Hotel, Peebles EH45 8AJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Borders  >  Peebles
  • Phone Number: +44 1721 720892
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