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The Clock Tower Bistro

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, Mediterranean,
1 Abbey Place, Jedburgh TD8 6BE, Scotland
+44 1835 268302
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1 Abbey Place, Jedburgh TD8 6BE, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fabulous meal this evening. I had the king prawn starter while my partner had the scallops. Both were exquisite. We followed this with the Portuguese seafood broth. The servings of fish and seafood were more than generous and the flavours were fantastic....More

Thank Catriona H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous Portuguese menu to suit all tastes, lovely surroundings and friendly staff, great value for money, highly recommend

Thank I255UBjanep
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Portuguese cuisine. Ate here twice during a week's stay in Jed. Food was excellent both times and good value. Really nice staff/owners who took over in June. Location gives a great view of Jedburgh Abbey. Really comfortable interior and excellent jazz background music. The 3...More

Thank Ian J
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

A real gem. Menu item chosen. Goats cheese x2, mixed grill, fish casserole. Excellent food, busy and service excellent. Suggest booking

Thank John P
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We thought we’d give this restaurant a try having heard some good comments about it. We weren’t disappointed. The fusion of flavours in the different courses was excellent and we were all impressed by the quality of both food and service. A ‘must visit’ in...More

Thank Golfman111
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We have just visited the Clock Tower Bistro with friends with whom we have been staying in Jedburgh for a few days. We had an absolutely superb meal - a range of beautifully prepared and tasty starters ranging from black pudding to goats cheese and...More

Thank 231JME
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Food of the finest quality. I strongly recommend the mixed meat skewer. For the Italian visiting, here you can drink an excellent coffee, very rare in UK. Above all, everyone was very hospitable.

Thank Marcello L
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Having a two night stay in Jedburgh we thought we would try the Clock Tower for our meal. First impressions from the outside was it looked a nice place to dine. We entered and was greeted and shown to our table. There was a special...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Had lunch here a few weeks ago and were not disappointed. Small menu but adequate for lunch. Prompt and friendly service and our orders were quickly brought to our table. Fillet steak sandwich hit the spot, very tasty and cooked to perfection that along with...More

Thank Ontario160
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We came in here based on the TripAdvisor score and the fact it was only a few minutes walk from the hotel. The menu was a great example of serving a limited number of choices but doing them well. I had the goats cheese starter,...More

Thank MarcusHurley
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I just had dinner there .I am not the owner !!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Abbey Place, Jedburgh TD8 6BE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Jedburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1835 268302
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Family run Portuguese restaurant serving modern and traditional food in a cosy and relaxed atmosphere.
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