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The Carters Rest

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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Abbey Place | Abbey Place, Jedburgh TD8 6BE, Scotland
+44 1835 864745
11:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:30 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped on our way back to London, what a surprise!!! Lovely food and exceptionally hot which was fab. Will make a point of coming again when we are back. Thanks

Thank Debbie G
Coventry, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Was there Sunday evening for dinner and the food was fantastic and not really expensive. Really great atmosphere and the staff were very welcoming.

Thank Derek H
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Food was lovely, just what we were looking for after a 300 mile drive. And the service were very nice too. Highly recommended and the ale was nice too

Thank hotwin
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here one evening in October. Food was enjoyable but menu was a bit limited. Staff very pleasant and food was presented in a nice way. Portions of average size which suited me but a hungry traveller might feel like Oliver Twist and ask for more.

Thank Jimmy W
Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Typical pub grub available, scampi, fish and chips etc. Good value for money but average quality on food.

1 Thank Gary B
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54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Came along this place the other day and decided to pop in for some food and was really nice. I decided to go for the special on the board which was a beef roast, and was amazing! My girlfriend went for the Brie and cranberry sauce panini which she also enjoyed. I also found the service really good and the... More 

Thank thomas h
Coldstream, Scotland, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Looking for somewhere to eat we were recommended the Carters Rest. It was clearly popular with the locals for lunch and our meal was indicative of why. The food was well cooked, the service very good and overall very friendly. If you are looking for somewhere for lunch in Jedburgh you won't go far far wrong at the Carters Rest.

Thank Coldst57
Mountain Home, Arkansas
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

whent here for a lunch, we had nice Panini's with weage's and chip's & salad's the food was good as was was the coffee and staff are nice as well and cost was nice to well set out so lot's of space , would i go back Yes please

Thank Lynne J
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Stopped by on a visit through the borders when with my mother. Very popular pub/restaurant, busy at lunchtime when we visited. Lovely lady said she would seat us but might have to await 10mins to take order but she would give us our drinks. Well worth the wait as, when we ordered the haddock, it was freshly sourced from Eyemouth... More 

Thank atholl a
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55 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

As there is not much open in Jedburgh, in the evening, this place is an oasis. Great service and lovely food. Staff are lovey, but be aware, it is busy and you may have to wait.

1 Thank gusedinburgh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Abbey Place | Abbey Place, Jedburgh TD8 6BE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Jedburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1835 864745

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Newcastle upon Tyne
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?