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The Cricklewood

) #3 of 9 Restaurants in Bothwell ££ - £££ , British,
27 Hamilton Road | Bothwell, Bothwell, Scotland
+44 845166004
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (12 reviews)
“sunday roast” (9 reviews)
“mother's day” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
27 Hamilton Road | Bothwell, Bothwell, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 504 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice place for a meeting, lunch and quiet drink, good standard of decor inside, parking and friendly staff

Thank stuart w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have left so many reviews on the Cricklewood over the years. Now in my 70's, went there in my 40's thought it was a top notch eaterie "As village pubs go" . Moved to Bothwell a few years ago and it became our local. Great...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hired private room for mums 80th three course meal had our own waitress and barman. Also were able to use spare room and we had function with 30 folk Everything was fab meal was lovely great time had by all. All staff from booking...More

Thank Sc0ttishtravellers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a meeting in Bothwell so our first Port of call was Angels . Friday afternoon and fully booked for lunch , amazing and job well done for Angels So we travelled down to the Cricklewood bar which is around 5 /10 minutes drive from...More

Thank MegaMik
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent lunch at the Cricklewood! They had a good lunch menu with 2 courses for £12.50 which was excellent value as the food was very high quality. It tasted amazing and the staff couldn't have been nicer or more efficient. Great place!

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
CricklewoodTeam, General Manager at The Cricklewood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the positive review. We think the food tastes amazing too. Im also glad to hear the staff were nice and efficient. We look forward to seeing you in the cricklewood again soon. Kind regards Cricklewood

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a local, I go to the Cricklewood fairly regularly either for a drink at the bar with friends or for a family meal. It's beautifully decorated with a great atmosphere and vibe. Food is good quality pub grub. However, quality of service can vary....More

Thank mark_donnelly69
CricklewoodTeam, General Manager at The Cricklewood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Mark, Thank you for your kind words and honest review. I'm glad you like atmosphere and vibe. We are working hard to get consistent service and to put on regular nights like live music, quiz and family days to offer the Bothwell community choice...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with some work colleagues as we were staying at the hotel and were looking for some variation. Bit disappointed that there were a couple of items missing but the food we ordered was top notch. In particular I can recommend the Fish Pie...More

Thank colin_thurlbourn
CricklewoodTeam, General Manager at The Cricklewood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We regret that some of the more popular items had ran out due to demand. I'm happy to hear you thought the food was top notch. We look forward to seeing you in the Cricklewood again if your staying near...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't usually take the time to write reviews about different places I've eaten but this was one review I had to feedback. I was driving through Bothwell and I had time to kill before an appointment. I stopped at The Cricklewood. I was greeted...More

1  Thank alibalibee1986
CricklewoodTeam, General Manager at The Cricklewood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank You for your excellent feedback. We strive for excellence and reviews like this show us that we are succeeding. We look forward to seeing you in the Cricklewood again soon. Kind regards Cricklewood

Reviewed 1 July 2017

Firstly, let me and my fellow 'ladies who lunch' thank the very apologetic manager for listening to our feedback about the advertised 'summer picnic' and what we actually were served. And also thank him for offering us a fairly substantial discount. We would also like...More

2  Thank Amanda H
CricklewoodTeam, General Manager at The Cricklewood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Amand H, Again i would like to apologise for the experience you had. We have took your feedback on board and used it to improve our afternoon tea. I'd like to thank you for your feedback. Its really important to see what we are...More

Reviewed 30 June 2017

Well, after not being at the Cricklewood for the best part of a year, we decided to give it another try for lunch. I know it was lunchtime and was very quiet with only a handful of tables taken, but there was no atmosphere at...More

Thank bleu56923
CricklewoodTeam, General Manager at The Cricklewood, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2017

Dear Bleu56923, Thank you for your feedback. We will take this on board and use it to improve. I apologise that the restaurant felt cold. I can assure you the heating was on. If you wish to discuss this any further then please feel free...More

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gordon m
7 December 2016|
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Response from Diane and Bill H | Reviewed this property |
Hi I agree it is usual to take a cake to the venue earlier in the day and give them the nod when you want it brought out to surprise your partner. It is a lovely venue with great staff and service they wont let you down... More
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9 November 2015|
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Response from Elspeth C | Reviewed this property |
I see others have given you the number. Ask for Jamie's tables. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Hamilton Road | Bothwell, Bothwell, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  South Lanarkshire  >  Bothwell
  • Phone Number: +44 845166004
  • E-mail
Description
Family-friendly Scottish restaurant in BothwellCricklewood is a family-friendly restaurant in the heart of leafy Bothwell and provides a welcoming atmosphere and quality home-cooked food. Under 18s are welcome in the bar and restaurant areas until 20:00 each evening, and wheelchair access is available in the main bar and a small area of the restaurant.Simple ingredients, quality foodThe restaurant is popular for its traditional Sunday roast, and fans of the classics will be pleased to hear that items such as the homemade steak pie, fish & chips, and firm favourite macaroni cheese are amongst Cricklewood's offerings.Accessibility to BothwellCricklewood is on Hamilton Road in Bothwell and has limited on-site parking, although some street parking is available nearby. Visitors can also find several bus stops close to the restaurant.Free wifi access is available every day of the week, ideal if you've got a working lunch or just feel like a nosey on Facebook.
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