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British, Gastropub, Scottish
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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All reviews steak pie brownie mussels haggis the southern fried chicken great beer garden pentland hills specials board family meal selection of beers lovely evening great food and service pub grub lovely atmosphere worth the wait city centre gins
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Reviewed 16 December 2020 via mobile

I visited the Spylaw with 4 of my friends for the Christmas menu. The staff were extremely friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The food was absolutely delicious, i could not have asked for a better Christmas lunch. We all had 3 courses and...no-one was left disappointed. Beautiful restaurant, friendly atmosphere, definitely worth a visit. Credit to the chef.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 30 November 2020

Recently started visiting The Spylaw and wish I’d known about it sooner! The atmosphere is lovely and relaxed and the decor is modern yet cosy. The food, service and staff are all very friendly, polite and welcoming. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 3 October 2020

We went on a Thursday evening, staff welcoming, helpful and attentive. Food was fabulous, we shared the antipasti starter and had the halloumi burger and vegan Thai curry, both delicious and presentation great. Clear guidance around one way system. A lovely evening and will be...returning soon. Thank you all at The Spylaw 😊👍More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 1 October 2020 via mobile

The current circumstances make it difficult, but The Spylaw was yet again super tonight. Ben was a wee star and took the awkwardness that Covid places on an evening out. See you soon

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 14 September 2020

Brilliant find after cycling up through the Pentland Hills Reservoirs. Staff were all lovely & very helpful & extremely Covid aware. We sat in the rear beer garden as we had the bikes & I was lucky enough to have the fish pie from their...specials board. Probably the best fish pie I’ve ever had in a pub, absolutely jammed with lovely smoked fish, creamy cheesy mash topping The missus had a lovely Ceaser salad also. All the food we saw looked lovely, highly recommendMore

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 30 August 2020 via mobile

A lot of the usual pub favourites, but the food we had was very well presented and cooked. Cheeseboard with some good local cheeses. Attentive service.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 29 August 2020

I always enjoy the Spylaw with it being one of my locals serving great drinks and food. Took my brother and nephew out (who were visiting from London) out for dinner and we all had a really lovely time and a great meal. Ribeye Steak...with peppercorn sauce and chips was excellent and we were very well looked after from start to finish.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 29 August 2020

I went here last night , as we we staying overnight at my girlfriend's daughter house , so we planned this as a get-together with her best friend and her new partner - very impressed with the SpyLaw , the interior is well done and...has comfortable leather couches and seats . The Menu was very good , and the food was even better , I had the Sweetcorn Fritters ( delicious ) and the Haddock and Chips , the fish was great , tasty and fresh . I enjoyed the Moretti Beer and the rest of our party enjoyed the night . I would say when its a Friday Night its loud with people talking - so don't expect and easy conversation or a quiet dinner . Otherwise - no complaints The Beer Garden is very well done and comfortable with Parasols and lighting I recommend this establishment - be warned BOOK IN ADVANCE .More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 18 August 2020 via mobile

Had a fantastic lunch with my manager earlier today - and was delicious. Our waitress was so attentive, and made sure we had everything we needed. The food was great, not to small or a big a portion was just the right size. Felt totally...comfortable with all aspects of the restaurant, and satisfied with the controls they had in place with regards to the current situation.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 18 August 2020 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch at the Spylaw. Goan curry and my daughter raved about the beculleugh beef salad just yummy. Special thanks to Diane for looking after us during our visit. Just lovely 😊

Date of visit: August 2020
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