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The Waggon

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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The Waggon, in Kelso, located centrally in this charming historic Border town. A treat awaits within, with excellent fresh food offerings, at great value for money prices, available both in our restaurant and comfortable bar/seating area.Owned & operated by Brian & Joyce and their team, a warm welcome is extended as you enter this fresh, airy and friendly environment.The varied menu provides a wealth of dishes to cater for all occasions, all freshly cooked from locally sourced produce.The Waggon Inn has the added bonus of a Kiddies Playroom, to keep the little ones amused while you relax over a meal.We look forward to seeing you soon
PRICE RANGE
US$7 - US$21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
British, Gastropub, Scottish
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Off-Street Parking, Digital Payments
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All reviews burger fajitas beef fish and chips haggis curry waggon inn sunday carvery family meal pub grub large portions great meal excellent value for money place to eat many thanks nice food varied menu
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited with 18 friends and family, were welcomed into the Waggon which was friendly, menu choice is very good and the food was amazing - so much so, some went back again the next night! Excellent selection of drinks (and gin which pleased me)....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank FrazerAyr_Scotland
TheWaggonKelso, Owner at The Waggon, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your amazing review. It was a pleasure to serve you all, both on Friday and Saturday evening. Hopefully we will see you again when you are next in town.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Me and my partner went along to the waggon to get a take away carvery, as didnt feel like sitting in to eat so we waited at the door to be seen to by a member of staff,waited for a minute or so.we could see...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank stephmitchell20
TheWaggonKelso, Owner at The Waggon, responded to this reviewResponded today

So disappointed to read your review. When you arrived on Sunday evening the restaurant was full and there were many people waiting both to go up to the carvery and for takeaways. I would have fully expected staff to inform you of this, and to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely place to visit, staff very knowledgeable & friendly. Food great...! lots to choose from and very good value. Seemed to be a lot of regulars, which is a good sign. We will certainly be back...!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Classicautoparts
TheWaggonKelso, Owner at The Waggon, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for the fantastic review, we very much look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

As expressed above gastro pub not fine dinning. The staff and surroundings are wellcomings. If you have not booked this is great venue.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank david h
TheWaggonKelso, Owner at The Waggon, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Many thanks for leaving us a review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

today we took advantage of the offer to have a Take away Sunday dinner, I arrived and was directed to fill my two boxes with my choices off the carvery. We also received a big pot of gravy, it was excellent quality all the food...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank khasbar
TheWaggonKelso, Owner at The Waggon, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We very much appreciate your fantastic feedback from your recent carvery takeaway. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

During our visit to kelso we ate our evening meal both nights at the waggon . It was very enjoyable both nights . The wine was very palatable and at £14 a Bottle reasonably priced

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 15,021,949
TheWaggonKelso, Owner at The Waggon, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for the fantastic review. Delighted that you dined with us twice on your recent visit to Kelso. Hopefully you will call in and see us again if you are back in the area.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I came here at the weekend with my mother. I am coeliac and so I asked what would be suitable for a gluten-free diet. I was given a separate gluten-free menu, which was a lovely touch. Trying to get information on GF...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 321suzy68
TheWaggonKelso, Owner at The Waggon, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Many thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We very much appreciate your feedback and comments with regards to our gluten free menu, which please be assured we have taken on board. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very affordable restaurant in town offering a wide range of food and beverage options. Very attentive wait staff.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JeffK2308
TheWaggonKelso, Owner at The Waggon, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Appreciate your great review, thank you.

Reviewed 18 February 2019 via mobile

Went for a couples meal this evening and arrived about 7.15 Shown to a table by the window next to a radiator Radiator cool and restaurant generally cold. Less than quarter full Order taken and meals arrived in about 20 mins Fine but burgers overdone...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank BARRYT251
TheWaggonKelso, Owner at The Waggon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

I am sorry that you found our restaurant to be cold on your visit last night. I can assure you that we do not switch the heating off, having no need to as this is regulated by a room sensor temperature control. I have this...More

Reviewed 16 February 2019 via mobile

Fantastic food everytime we come only criticism is the staff need to communicate with each other more. We went from waiting ages for some service and drinks to 3 people asking if we would like anything else in the space of 30 seconds! But overall...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Superfoody19
TheWaggonKelso, Owner at The Waggon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review - I will use your communication comments as part of our on-going staff training. Thank you again.

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875judithf
1 August 2017|
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Response from TheWaggonKelso | Property representative |
Hi. We have some dining tables which must be pre booked that are dog friendly
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875judithf
1 August 2017|
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Response from TheWaggonKelso | Property representative |
Yes we have tables in the bar area which can be reserved for customers dining with dogs. Best to ring and book as these tables are limited
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Saralouisehastie
27 May 2015|
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Response from TheWaggonKelso | Property representative |
Hi, yes we have a range of vouchers at various values for sale.
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