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The Townhouse

££ - £££British, , European
3 Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PQ, Scotland
+44 1896 822645
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cullen skink” (15 reviews)
“parsnips” (3 reviews)
“venison” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Scottish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
3 Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PQ, Scotland
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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

1  Thank GRAHAM H
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
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Comfortable, roomy rooms, firm beds. Food is also excellent - well cooked and presented. Excellent breakfasts. If visiting at weekends book restaurant well in advance.

Thank Alastair G
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Quality establishment , excellent food, very good service. Managed to offer traditional and finer dining so good for mixed company.

Thank LordDarkness
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Lovely relaxed atmosphere in comfortable surroundings. We were a group of seven, some chose the early bird menu but my sister and I went for the roast beef dinner. It was delicious, the portions were very generous but the roast potatoes were overcooked for my...More

Thank ramblingrose7216
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Went here for an after-funeral reception and was massively impressed at how well the hotel ran the reception. Excellent staff service, both with drinks and the food. Nothing was too much bother. Would like to return to stay soon!

Thank Colin G
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Questions & Answers
jacqui v
1 February 2018|
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Response from haggishands | Property representative |
Hi it's always best to book. Please call The Townhouse on 01896 823645 We look forward to your visit.😊
1 October 2016|
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Response from cheshirefred_11 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$57
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
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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