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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Visiting Richard & Claire's unique family hotel is always a delight. Richard's chef skills never fail and his wine list works superbly. My scallops and black pudding and fillet of lamb over a wee haggis were sublime, thank you. So good to return after four years and see Harrison all grown up and supporting his parents brilliantly front of house,...

Thank RockinghorseMarc
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We are regular visitors, for a reason: delicious food in lovely surroundings, with friendly efficient service. This is a family run place, and the pride in the place is evident. The food is always fresh and beautifully presented, vegetables perfectly cooked. The menu is British with wonderful steaks, uber fresh fish and beautiful Sunday Roast. Today we has for pudding...

1Thank EasternStar67
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We have visited the restaurant on previous times in the area and always wanted to stay there so we were pleased to stay one night on our way to The Highlands. We were welcomed by Richard who is extremely friendly and jovial. We had 2 lovely rooms at a reasonable rate and the views from them were beautiful. The evening...

1Thank Fulltimemum
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Six of us booked a meal here on recommendation from our B&B. We were met by the owner/chef who produced the most fantastic meals and catered well for all including two of us who were gluten free. The service here is second to none and you should not hesitate to dine here. Talking to some people who were staying at...

1Thank westy7777
Saint Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Very accommodating, excellent service and food. Total atmosphere of a leasure county house feel. The owners are absolutely fantastic no request was too much trouble. Looking forward to our third trip to this memorable location. Thank you Richard until next time. Robert Anna and Joyce .

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Reviewed 15 July 2016

We have always enjoyed eating out with family and friends in lots of restaurants out and about in the area. And we always find March bank never fails on quality of food and standards and a truly enjoyable time… every time Thanks to Claire and Richard for our special occasion, evening meals, and Sunday roasts specially the “lobster thermidor”

1Thank Jim C
Penrith, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 June 2016

I've just enjoyed the best afternoon tea I've had in a very long time at the March Bank. Service was very friendly and professional, the lounge was cosy and very comfortable and the food was super. It featured four very good flavour sandwiches including freshly cooked salmon with cucumber and chicken with avocado, three different types of fresh scones (cheese,...

2Thank Apsleybabe16
West Linton
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Upon arrival at the 'Marchbank Hotel' our taxi driver was asked when we were due to be leaving!!!! Warmly welcomed by the young waiter/barkeep, we proceeded to order gins and tonic. Although the variety was good (3 in number) the quantity was slightly limited. When asked for lime or cucumber, the member of staff obliged with sourcing some of the...

1Thank Margo S
Paris, France
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We have been here more than we have any other restaurant in Cumbria & Dumfriesshire and it occurred to us during a recent dinner that out of all the restaurants the quality of food and standard has always been high. We have enjoyed every visit. The food is good, the Wine of the month has always been good. I had...

1Thank Peter A
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 May 2016

My husband & I had 2 evening meals at the Sportsman Restaurant in the Marchbank Hotel. Both evening meals were lovely, great food nicely cooked & plenty of choice.My husband is on a special diet & is unable to eat quite a few things but all his requirements were catered for without any problem. Would definitely recommend

3Thank Margaret R

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  • Free Parking
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  • Restaurant
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  • Free Parking

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Address: Marchbank Cottage Scots DYKE, VIA, Canonbie CA6 5XP, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Canonbie
Number of rooms: 6
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“Make sure they know you're coming well in advance!”
 of 5 bubbles margos447, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If the Hotel side is as decent as the Restaurant then you cannot go wrong”
 of 5 bubbles Y4686KEpetera, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“did not stay at the hotel but restaurant was great”
 of 5 bubbles MargaretR435, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms have fab views.”
  • Morning view. River Esk glistens in the distance.
 of 5 bubbles Mag191, 1 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Ask the Owners and tell them what you would like they are very helpful and nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Justin046, 22 Sep 2015 | Read review
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