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The Earl of Zetland

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50 Bo'Ness Road | FK3 8AF, Grangemouth FK3 8AF, Scotland
+44 1324 499940
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Wirral
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was staying locally and went into the Earl of Zetland on a couple of occasions for dinner. From what I have heard, it has gone downhill since it stopped being a Wetherspoons. On the first occasion, Friday evening I had Hunter's Chicken. The portion size of the chicken was large but the presentation and portion of vegetables was poor.... More 

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Broxburn, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a converted churchcso has a bit of character to it. My bug bare when I last went was the tables were dirty and the floor needed swept. However the food though simple fare was good considering what you pay for it.

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Thank janemH258KQ
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go in for a drink & couple drinks every week and the food is digusting,cold and the service is poor. We always have to complain and they are never interested or do anything about it..

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Thank Lisa T
Borders, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hubby and i visited today for a bite to eat. Wished i hadnt. Never in all my days have i been served a meal like what was put in front of me today. See attached photo. Iv served my dog better meals than what they served. When it was put down in front of me i was actually lost for... More 

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Thank Neillynn T
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Breakfast with mum and dad - breakfast is always spot on, great pancakes with bacon and maple syrup, friendly staff, nothing too much bother

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Thank Jaqs L
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Popped into this interesting bar for a quick lunch. Food was ok. Prices are very reasonable so don't expect the best. But overall a nice place to sit and have a spot of grub.

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Thank David S
Boness
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Went for dinner and drinks not too bad food okay no music to sing to something about a licence staff crabbit

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Interesting use for an auld kirk. I'd driven past on a few occasions and when unable to get parked near the Falkirk hostelry Junior and I had planned on visiting we opted to visit the Earl. A mix of quiet booths and traditional tables we opted for a booth. Peruse the menu, check the table number and off to order... More 

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Thank Brian W
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Maybe it was because it was later in evening we visited but food wasnt that great. Garlic bread was so hard it split in 2 when dropped. Food was warm not hot and portions were small. Prices were reasonable and drink prices were good. Lovely old church conversion with nice atmosphere

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Thank linda110599
Grangemouth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Went with my best friend and hubby for food to save us cooking tonight. Table was sticky and marked with beer spills, which were reported but not cleaned up. Hubby and I had scampi &chips, basic pub food, surely you can't go wrong, well were we surprised, 8 measly bits of scampi, a handful of chips that were barely cooked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 23
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Bo'Ness Road | FK3 8AF, Grangemouth FK3 8AF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Falkirk District  >  Grangemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1324 499940

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