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The Pickled Orange

78 High Street, Hawick TD9 9HR, Scotland
+44 7443 495481
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
“cullen skink” (5 reviews)
“baguette” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
78 High Street, Hawick TD9 9HR, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although we live in hawick we were feeling lazy so decided on this place for our breakfast we went for the all day breakfast i don't eat sausages or blackpudding so they doubled up on eggs and tattie scones at no extra cost was the...More

1  Thank sandra466
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did my research on eating places in Hawick beforehand and went to the Pickled Orange. The café is fairly small and we were lucky to get a table for 4 as three of the tables had "Reserved" on them. Food was cooked to order...More

Thank George D
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Anyone coming to Hawick has to visit this hidden gem, regularly visited and never disappointed by the varied menu and polite staff. The food is so delicious full of imagination and never disappoints.

Thank taitfaith
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Don't be put off by the entrance, which is an alley way. The food is delicious, this is a great spot, popular with locals and visitors alike.

Thank Braveheart1010
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We saw this cafe mentioned on Tripadvisor so sought it out. It is up a little alleyway in the main street but not that easy to spot unless you are walking. We went in for lunch one rainy weekday lunchtime, just after 12 noon. We...More

Thank KarenMoyle
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Can't praise this place enough. although its small its still a great wee place to have a cosy coffee or a lovely lunch, i had the barbecue wrap this time and it was delish.

Thank cujimeScotland
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Tucked down a narrow alleyway off the High Street you'll come across this busy little gem of a cafe. Inexpensive home made dishes, all freshly cooked so you may have to wait that bit longer for your order. We loved the rhubarb crumble with choice...More

Thank MacHymer
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This is a super venue for a casual lunch or a quick coffee and cake. Absolutely everything looked and tasted home made and delicious. The range of dishes available is huge, but you must finish off with one of their cakes or scones - mmmm!...More

Thank seljangolf
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Had a super lunch at this little gem of a place in Hawick. A local friend took us there. Had their special of the day ploughmans lunch.

Thank Evelyn M
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Their meal deals are fantastic value for money. Their Cullen Skink is a world class Scottish fish soup that will keep you going for the rest of the day!

Thank David W
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Cash Only, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 High Street, Hawick TD9 9HR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Hawick
  • Phone Number: +44 7443 495481
We are a small family run business, open since 2007,all of our food is unique and created with love, care and attention to detail, from our ever popular hot hand-carved gammon with melting brie PLOUGHMAN'S LUNCH to our guest SCONES and CAKES (including gluten-free and sugar-free options) Hot BREAKFASTS are available all day and are great value for money as well as being the best in Hawick, so we've been told! We are a licensed cafe so you can enjoy a wee wine or 2 with your LUNCH (available from noon until 5pm) Small, cosy and informal, we have many regular customers who return daily so please feel free to call to reserve a table so as to avoid disappointment. Our menus are displayed on blackboards to facilitate the frequent changes. all our food is made from quality raw ingredients. With love and imagination. By Chef Owner Ruth Thomson and her staff, we hope to see you soon and that you enjoy your visit
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