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US$7 - US$20
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 24 December 2020

Family scoff Food was ok. Nothing to write home about. Woman that ran the place, basically talked down to you Tip and review accurately reflects the service!!!

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 10 December 2020 via mobile

Where to start? We live locally and popped into the Kings Arms after a country walk on a cold day. Because of Covid restrictions we had to sit outside in the beer garden as we only wanted soup and sandwiches. That was fine with us...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 9 December 2020

Been staying here a bit whilst working in Melrose. The place and staff are fantastic. Very clean and comfy rooms. Food and breakfast very good and very reasonably priced. Staff and management do their very best to be as accommodating as possible.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 27 November 2020

Ate here on our 2nd and 3rd nights in town. Due to Covid restrictions affecting numbers they only had one real ale on tap, however Kings and Queens was well kept and very tasty. Between us we had 3 different burgers, chicken, haloumi and house...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 14 November 2020 via mobile

2 of us popped in later afternoon on Friday for a bite. it was nice & quiet, staff were chatty & helpful. I had a Halloumi burger and it was lovely, we will definitely be back.

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 25 October 2020

This is by far the worst meal we have had in a very long time. Charging Melrose prices and served an awful meal. First choice of things we order were told they were off the menu that was after the waitress told us what wasn't...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 24 October 2020 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch time meal. Great portion sizes and loads of gf options for my wife. Lovely atmosphere and very friendly staff. Loved the open fire on a cold autumnal day

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 19 October 2020 via mobile

This was my first meal in the Kings for several years and in the past, service has always been very good. This time was another positive experience. Nice friendly attentive service. We had a table within the comfortable restaurant and the decor is very tasteful....More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 3 October 2020 via mobile

Popped here for a quick bite to eat whilst visiting the town, sat in the beer garden and enjoyed a toasted sandwich with shared fries and a cold drink each. Enjoyed it all. Thank you.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 15 September 2020 via mobile

Popped in for a drink in the beer garden. Service was OK to start with, but then slowed up. Thought about eating, so asked for a menu. Given the current COVID restrictions and the fact there was no customers within the premises thought the staff...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Response from meltaylorcm | Reviewed this property |
I went in Febuary and it was open
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  • Kings Arms Hotel, Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 3.5