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Kingsknowes Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
British, Scottish, Bar, European
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Tweed Road, Galashiels, Scotland
+44 1896 758375
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I came in for a new years day lunch. Top notch food, ambiance and service , we all thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Will definitely return.

Thank LoopylooS83
Livingston, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

This was our fourth visit this year, and included lunch from the christmas menu. Every time we've been here we have consistently experienced lovely clean surroundings in a stunning building, attention to detail, friendly staff who are always immaculately turned out, great hospitality and delicious food. The staff were attentive without being intrusive, nothing was too much trouble, and our... More 

Thank Caroline A
Galashiels, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food and service. Great menu! Great value for money. We had two courses and two drinks each £50.

Thank Amanda S
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We did dine at the bar of the hotel, as our dog was allowed to accompany us. Very cozy corner and great ambiance. Good choice of dishes and great service with a smile.

Thank georges1961
scottish borders
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52 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Visited the kingsknowes for supper, where food was superb. Unfortunately we had to wait about 3/4 hour after ordering for our meal to actually be delivered to the table. We were in two minds whether to just give up and go else where. The bar area where we were was not busy either. Could not fault the food or the... More 

Thank galaleans
Scotland, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Came here for my father in law surprise birthday party meal..we had pre booked our meals and rooms. We couldn't fault anything at all apart from the wifi not connecting for our son but he survived a night without it.. The food was amazing the staff was very helpful even till the early hours. The rooms were a bit dated... More 

Thank Michelle H
Mirfield, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We are part of a group of 18 members of Mirfield Petanque Club from West Yorkshire who were spending four days in the area playing Petanque against Melrose and Walkerburn petanque clubs. Our hosts had erected a marquee next to the petanque terrain close to the hotel and what a magnificent backdrop the hotel made. However, we were invited to... More 

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122 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

I attended a tea party there and the selection of food was excellent and plentiful. The conservatory was absolutely wonderful.

Thank Avril S
Chichester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

we were a large group of 20 plus, The staff gave good service the food was of high standard and we ate in one of the lovely function rooms all together a pleasant experience

Thank 75louise
Uddingston, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

What a delightful experience my partner and I had eating an evening meal at this establishment. The food was delicious and the staff were open, friendly and welcoming. Portions were very generous and left us feeling full without the need (or want) for a dessert. Though the dessert menu was fabulous!

Thank Frankiebhoy1974

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
British, Scottish, Bar, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tweed Road, Galashiels, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Galashiels
  • Phone Number: +44 1896 758375

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?