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Champany, Linlithgow EH49 7LU, Scotland
+44 1506 834532
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Bathgate, North Dakota
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Between my wife and I we had a rib eye and a rump at over £20 each. I don't mind paying this sort of price for a special occasion but would expect decent quality. The quality was really poor - tough and obviously from an old poor quality animal. I could have done better myself by just popping into any... More 

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent meal with the fillet steak just melting in the mouth and the black pudding starter is also worth a mention. As always the service was excellent with great wines.

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Thank mrutherford2015
Dundee, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst in the area to visit the Kelpies - we were recommended the Chop & Ale Inn. So pleased that we took the time to track it down. The food, service and ambiance were all fantastic! Maybe next time we'll go the whole hog and book a room so we can enjoy the great selection of wines they have to... More 

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Thank Tigerlilly1967
Scotland
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a steak house masquerading as a mid range restaurant but that charges like a michelin starred place. Sadly the quality is nowhere near that level. Most food is good but not better than that. Wine/bar list is long but short on quality that matches the extraordinary prices charged. The owners need to support their staff to do a... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Heard about this place and finally tried it. Never again. Mediocre steak, not a single vegetable on the menu ! Chicken tough as old boots. Prices hugely inflated. Staff didn't have a clue what they were serving. Sent the medium steak back as it was cold and raw in the middle only to be presented with one that was worse... More 

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Thank Ime1802
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Having been let down badly by Doubletree Hilton in Dunblane we made a very last minute booking here on as Saturday night. I had always fancied visiting but as we only live about 40 minutes away my husband said it wasn't far enough for a night away! We arrived about 40 minutes after we had phoned to a wonderfully warm... More 

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Thank Shellish69
Scotland
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140 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

My wife and I enjoyed a truly lovely lunch in the chop and ale house section of this restaurant, we were greeted by 2 very polite and knowledgeable staff one of who explained The differing textures of the steaks on the menu. We both had the prawn cocktails for starters then my wife had the t bone steak and I... More 

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Thank theolloys
Linlithgow, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Not the place to visit if you are on a budget. With the main course vegetables are extra item and expensive for small portions.

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Thank dws50
Glasgow
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43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Champny has a longstanding and well deserved excellent reputation for outstanding food. The bar area for pre dinner drinks is the perfect setting to prepare for a dining experience. Staff are extremely professional and unobtrusive. The dining room in the evening is a beautiful candlelit setting. The food is amazing with steaks being out of this world. Yes it is... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This is in the Chop and Ale House: Staff are well meaning but untrained, run ragged in a dark and gloomy space. Steaks are poor quality, customers are rushed and everything is obscenely overpriced! Avoid.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 195
Cuisine
Steakhouse, European, British, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Champany, Linlithgow EH49 7LU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  West Lothian  >  Linlithgow
  • Phone Number: +44 1506 834532

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