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The Townhouse

££ - £££British, , European
3 Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PQ, Scotland
+44 1896 822645
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (8 reviews)
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British, Scottish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
3 Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first trip to Melrose and neither the place or the Townhouse disappointed. The venison main course was superb, sensible portion size and very well balanced. The food was exquisite and the only piece of venison i have had that was better than...More

Thank brackencakes123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After booking at very short notice we were welcomed by the friendly staff. The menu was full of tempting choices. The highlight was the delicious shin of beef which was amazing. We both had cheese and biscuits which was lovely with the house red (reasonably...More

Thank Tracy R
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Went for a meal with my Mum, as staying nearby and they recommended we go here. Very friendly helpful staff, we got a table for two in the lovely warm restaurant. We both ordered the fresh battered haddock,with chips and garden peas, and we're pleasantly...More

Thank Kirsteen P
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Spent three days there, very impressed. Room was very comfortable and clean, staff were very polite and attentive without being overbearing. Breakfast was good with a good choice.

Reviewed 28 November 2017

On my own today so l popped in for lunch. First time for a while as my wife finds the access a problem. Nice dinning room with modern decor. Had Cullen Skink and followed with Venison Both were first rate. If you want to keep...More

Reviewed 27 November 2017

Melrose is such a pretty little Borders town and the Townhouse Hotel is situated right in the middle of the lovely square. We were on a short mid-week break staying in a cottage in a nearby village but had booked to have an evening meal...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

We had a lovely evening dinner to celebrate a birthday. The food was excellent and the service, second to none. A very comfortable dining room with a lovely ambiance. We will be back.

Thank Sportygirl1959
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Evening meal with the better half....well worth a visit food and ambiance was excellent. Friendly staff with good service, menu choice suited our palette along with other dinners on the evening. Would strongly recommend over other restaurants in the area.

Thank GE05NED
Reviewed 27 October 2017

A large group of us had lunch here and the entire experience was excellent from start to finish. The service was prompt and attentive and the food was excellent. Just can't fault anything at all, excellent. Will not hesitate to return back here again.

Thank Scotty102
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We came for dinner, around 7:30 on a Friday. A very warm welcome, and a gin and tonic menu that was impressive but not intimidating. I had the smoked pigeon breast starter, which was superb: slivers of deliciously smoky meat but not too salty, with...More

1  Thank Elsie T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$55
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Melrose
  • Phone Number: +44 1896 822645
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