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More restaurants and places to eat in the Scottish Borders and the Lothians

  • Fresh local produce in The Restaurant at Kailzie Gardens, near Peebles
    Fresh local produce in The Restaurant at Kailzie Gardens, near Peebles
  • Cafe area of the Mainstreet Trading Company, St Boswells
    Cafe area of the Mainstreet Trading Company, St Boswells
  • Sticky ginger and date pudding at the Cobbles Inn, Kelso
    Sticky ginger and date pudding at the Cobbles Inn, Kelso

The Scottish Borders natural larder boasts succulent meats and seafoods, as well and eclectic mix of seasonal fruit and vegetables. With menus bursting with local flavours, you're guaranteed a real foodie experience when dining out in the region.

Whether you're after a quick bite to eat or are looking for something more substantial, there are plenty of restaurants and cafes across the Scottish Borders to suit all taste and budgets.

Take a break from exploring the region and indulge in delicious home baking at Yummleys Country Coffee Shop in Reston. Or why not try the award-winning bistro and bar at the Horseshoe Inn, on the outskirts of Peebles, which was once home to a blacksmith's shop.

If you're looking for a relaxing dining experience, the Herges on the Loch restaurant in Galashiels offers just that. Enjoy the beautiful panoramic views of the birdlife across Gunknowe Loch as you tuck in to your meal. You can also sample the many hotel restaurants across the region which offer wonderful food and drink and make the most of flavours of the Borders.

Have you heard about Taste Our Best, a new award which recognises establishments which put quality and Scottish ingredients at the forefront of everything they do? Search through accredited Taste Our Best restaurants and caf├ęs in the Scottish Borders.

Browse the listings for more restaurants and places to eat across the Scottish Borders.

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  1. Gradings


    Our philosophy, "fresh seasonal produce, cooked simply without fuss". Food and drink is our passion! Quality products, excellent customer service and attention to detail are at the very heart of everything we do at Coltman’s.

  2. Flat Cat Gallery & Coffee Shop


    Cafes & Tearooms



    A visit to The Flat Cat Gallery in Lauder is always something special, whether to enjoy the stimulating art exhibitions or to relax in the cafe and revel unashamedly in the home made soups, aromatic coffee and tempting cakes.

  3. The Abbey Mill - Restaurant


    Cafes & Tearooms



    Welcome to The Abbey Mill

  4. The Waggon





    Award winning family restaurant in the heart of the Scottish Borders, welcomes you

  5. Giacopazzi's





    Award winning fish and chip restaurant, takeaway and ice cream parlour. With a vibrant, modern interior, Giacopazzi's is a family friendly business offering the best fish and chips in town and delicious home made pizzas.

  6. Salmon Inn





    Family run traditional and welcoming Inn which offers exceptional food and atmosphere.

  7. The Gordon Arms





    Due to a catastrophic fire at The Gordon Arms on Tues 12th May 2015 which resulted in extensive damage, the Hotel will remain closed until further notice. Tommy and Susan would like to thank everyone who has conveyed their support. We will be back...

  8. Gradings


    Welcome to Saffron (Authentic Indian Restaurant & Take- Away). At Saffron Restaurant and Take Away 100% attention is paid to the preparation of your food and only the best ingredients are used. Meals are also available for those with a nut allergy.

  9. Gradings

    The Scottish Borders

    Welcome to Thomson’s @ The Castle, Barony Castle Hotel. This imposing 16th century Castle has evolved into a modern welcoming Hotel, Conference & Wedding Venue. Located just 35 minutes (17 miles) south of Edinburgh on the edge of the Scottish Borders

  10. Gradings

    • Taste Our Best
    Taste Our Best


    The Horseshoe Restaurant with Rooms has been reviewed for its inimitable style, its outstanding food and its refreshingly unpretentious yet polished service in The Times, The Scotsman and numerous national and international magazines.


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