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3 High Street | TD1 1RY, Galashiels TD1 1RY, Scotland
+44 1896 752070
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Visited this dive today for lunch unfortunately. My wifes fish was straight out the freezer along with my sausages and our chips . Our daughters macaroni was just pasta with a blob of melted cheese over it . I can safely say never again

Thank John C
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Fish and chips - think they were from Farmfoods. Definitely a 'cook from frozen' meal. Bland and just horrible. Won't return.

1 Thank Lorry1983
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104 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

A great cafe with friendly staff, I think there was a new member of staff in, I'd suggest that if they're needing to get a row, not for it to happen in front of customers, take them aside & explain where they're going wrong, food was good & quickly served

Thank Piperpaul83
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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138 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Having not found any cafes on the towns Main Street stumbled on this cafe on way. Back to car . Nice clean cafe we opted for backed potatoes, which were very good properly cooked not microwaved . Staff were very friendly and welcoming . Would call back here.

Thank William A
Jedburgh, United Kingdom
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182 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Very friendly helpful staff. Good food. Reccomended. Good cafe with a great choice of menu. Outdoor seating available in summer.

Thank kelly150474
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Been coming here past couple of months for breakfast & have to say it's great, nothing to complain about..not had anything else yet apart from brekkie so 4* will be back :)

Thank Rosssibb
Selkirk, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Service poor, cleanliness poor ,ended up with a cold sore caused by a dirty cup, not impressed, wouldn't reccomend this place

1 Thank Fiona B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I was really pleased by the value for money of the cooked breakfast. Would highly recommend if you're looking for a no frills breakfast. Lovely friendly staff

Thank KittyOEdinburgh
Carlisle, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Recently whilst working in Galashiels I decided to have lunch here. The specials board outside said "all day breakfast £4.95" I thought that's not bad,so went in and ordered said breakfast with 1 extra rasher of bacon and a can of Pepsi. They charged me 90p for the extra bacon and £1.50 for a Pepsi. I will not be eating... More 

1 Thank mikenixon259
Lauder, Scotland, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I was dragged in by the wife and mother-in-law (not the reason I cut her brakes) for a spot of lunch...my god what an experience, the coffee was pish and the food cooked by HMP Slade Prisons finest...on a good day. Macca cheese? mere like the result of a junkie spewing up after drinking a pint of bull sperm. I... More 

6 Thank Johnny L

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  • Address: 3 High Street | TD1 1RY, Galashiels TD1 1RY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Galashiels
  • Phone Number: +44 1896 752070

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