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The Tontine Hotel

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British, Scottish, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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High Street | The Tontine Hotel, Peebles EH45 8AJ, Scotland
+44 1721 720892
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Heysham, United Kingdom
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194 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed over the weekend and were greeted by friendly and efficient staff. Large carpark at the rear. There's a small bar serving limited selection of beers and all the usual spirits and a good wine selection. Drinks can be enjoyed in the comfy lounge across the entrance hall. Evening meal menu had a good selection catering for all tastes. Rooms... More 

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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in the Scottish Borders this Easter - used Trip Advisor to find vegetarian friendly restaurants ahead of the trip so I could ensure we had our evening meals sorted - This review is for the Tontine Bistro. We are both vegetarian so I was pleased to see there were 3-4 dishes to choose from. We had the sweet pepper... More 

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Thank OnSafariAgain
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have stayed in this hotel on numerous occasions and also had our wedding reception here. Hotel is great, food is great and staff are always attentive to your needs. Highly recommended.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three ladies for a spot of lunch and a good blether. Delighted to find that although coley was the fish of the day they did have haddock and chips on their menu. Service was good and comfortable seating. Food was very good washed down with a glass of rosy wine. No rush to get you out so a nice relaxing... More 

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Mauchline, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to get a walk in booking on Sunday 26th March 2017 and we both were delighted at the service an the food was excellent, the Roast Beef Dinner was one of the best I have had.

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Canberra, Australia
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel and came downstairs for dinner. The wait staff were very very exceptional with their professional and polite persona. Second to none! We had a couple of drinks in the front room, where they took our order and directed us into the dining room when it was ready. We had the stuffed mushrooms and smoked salmon... More 

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

We loved reading your review "S G", thank you very much for taking time to post such super feedback and comments. We are always delighted to receive a special thank you for the team of staff, so many thanks for highlighting great service! Thanks again for your recommendation. Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team". More 

Perth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

While visiting Peebles had a very nice evening meal. Food is excellent. There is a good menu and it is not expensive. Lovely bistro and dining room. Comfy lounge. Staff very good

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Thank 18Karen
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

Super feedback "18Karen", we were delighted to read you so enjoyed your recent visit for an Evening Meal. Lovely comments regarding food quality and staff service. Thanks so much for taking time to post such a complimentary review! Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team". More 

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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 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.

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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". More 

scotland
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46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 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 areas ...

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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 & "The Tontine Team". More 

Motherwell, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 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 recommend

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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 will be pleased. Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team". More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 45
Cuisine
British, Scottish, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | The Tontine Hotel, Peebles EH45 8AJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Peebles
  • Phone Number: +44 1721 720892

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