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The King's Arms Hotel

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British, Scottish
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29 High Street, Lockerbie DG11 2JL, Scotland
DG11 2JL
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Went here today for lunch with my sister and a friend. We all had sandwiches with side salad. The food, as ever, was lovely. Staff were pleasant and helpful. The coal fire was lovely too! Would use again and would recommend. Ps Also had a recent visit earlier this month where I had the most devine onion soup.....

Thank Carole K
Oxford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We ate here on our last night in Scotland. When we come back to lockerbie we will return here. I had the 8oz sirloin.. it was Un mi-STEAK-ingly mouth watering loveliness on a plate! Great value for money. The only down fall was there were 9 of us in the cocktail room ((which is quite a small room)) with a... More 

Thank Dellastar
Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Lovely lunch here. Friendly welcoming staff. We ate in the bar, which was really cosy, with a real fire.

Thank cooky579
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Went for an evening meal & it was very nice food , the staff were friendly & polite & the food was tasty with decent sized portions

Thank Tony A
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59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

we arrived at 1230hrs and were shown our room and the hotel straight away. Check in easy. We ad lunch at the hotel very tasty and good sized portions. The room was very clean and tidy no complaints, stayed for dinner excellent indeed. Breakfast was tasty and good portion. The hotel is very comfy and clean noo comlaints at all.... More 

1 Thank swimmingEdinburgh
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Lovely food, only visited for a few drinks and ended up having food, lovely service made to feel very welcome

1 Thank Nikki P
Cowdenbeath, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in Lockerbie as a lunch stop, we had intended to go to Townhead Hotel, but they were catering for a funeral, they pointed in direction of the Kings Arms. On arrival, could tell the decor etc was very dated, old fashioned. Could not see anyone to seat us, made way to reception, then server appeared, able to pick a... More 

1 Thank Chez6577
Chorley, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Four of us plus one dog called in at random for dinner and were made welcome. The food was plentiful, of good quality and good value. We will call in again.

Thank Swift53
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

This is the second time we have visited the King's Arms Hotel in the last month and both visits were good. The first time I got the chicken stuffed with haggis and it was AMAZING... Top class. This time I got the lasagne and I felt there were lots of layers of pasta and very little mince in between, but... More 

Thank BBaby2014
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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314 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Spent a couple of nights here on work, the staff were good, especially one lady called Linda. Its an old hotel with lots of character, but not as polished as modern hotel chains.

Thank Trainslag

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
British, Scottish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 High Street, Lockerbie DG11 2JL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Lockerbie
  • Phone Number: DG11 2JL

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?