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The Laird and Dog

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
5 Main Street, Lasswade EH18 1NA, Scotland
+44 131 663 9219
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (16 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5 Main Street, Lasswade EH18 1NA, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 308 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped into my brothers local too see him ended up having a bar supper while watching the football the other day Great choice of starters and main courses available we loved the curly fries that were given free gratis

Thank pjsc2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's often a challenge for vegetarians to sample local cuisine, but the Laird & Dog serves veggie haggis -- and it's quite good. The bar offers a wide selection of whiskies and prices are reasonable.

Thank VagabondKatt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First visit after hearing very favourable reviews but we were disappointed. Lovely setting and great service but overall we were really disappointed with the food. One of our party were really pleased with their meal but the others were not blown away. Doubtful we will...More

Thank millymollymandy2612
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Great place to stay for a weekend break. The rooms were comfortable , the food great and staff friendly and helpful ..... Thank you for your hospitality Ian Bower and family

Thank bowzer113
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Good place to stay. The food and service was nice. The pub is lively and comfortable. The rooms are situated upstairs in a warren of corridors. The beds are comfortable but the interiors of the rooms are in need of some updating. My main complaint...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

My family and I had a beautiful lunch here! The food was fantastic, very tasty and good value for money. It was great that our wee dog was made so welcome too.

Thank evinoukim
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

A bit odd as our booking was made ages ago yet the tables weren’t ready when we got there but hey ho these things happen so had a drink and nearly choked on the price! £8.60 got 2 small bottles of coke and 1 spirit!!...More

1  Thank patsy9562
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We went here for breakfast after our photo shoot with our 6 month old girl, we received a nice friendly welcome and found the food of great quality and fresh! Will definitely be back! Staff were friendly and couldn’t do more to help!

1  Thank 21alisonf
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Went here for a drink while waiting for a new restaurant to open and only had a drink, went back after eating elsewhere and glasses were still on a table waiting to be cleared also 4 boxes were lying around in the lounge area and...More

1  Thank sheilam16363
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Having spent many an evening in the conservatory for a bar meal. Some 10 weeks have passed and was pleasantly surprised by the me look menu. This time enjoying the large rack of ribs. Good service and good value.

Thank Co4ch
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Questions & Answers
1 November 2018|
Response from Annea980 | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are allowed in bar area
12 April 2018|
Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I went on a Saturday and it was busy but it was Easter weekend. I have only been the once so am sorry I cannot comment on how busy it will be
Peter B
20 March 2018|
Response from Nightowll | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would advise to book
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Main Street, Lasswade EH18 1NA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Midlothian  >  Lasswade
  • Phone Number: +44 131 663 9219
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