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Carberry Tower

1 Carberry, Musselburgh EH21 8PY, Scotland
+44 131 665 3135
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“cakes” (3 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
1 Carberry, Musselburgh EH21 8PY, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Campaign Bistro for lunch last week and was very impressed. Food excellent. Lovely atmosphere and very efficient service. Well worth a visit.

Thank CurlewGlasgow
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful afternoon tea with champagne at this hotel. Beautiful surroundings and very pleasant staff. We had booked for 3.30pm but got stuck in traffic. We did not arrive until 4.30pm but this was not a problem and we were welcomed like old...More

Thank Janice H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in for lunch with kids It was a nice day and we were told we couldnt eat outside on the terrace which was a shame. The food was ok and the service average but food took a long time to come even although...More

Thank gil4344
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Recommended to us by someone using Carberry on a business trip. They loved it and so did we. Wonderful welcome from Lynn the receptionist - a genuine welcome! Upgraded free and beautiful room - staff pay great attention to helping you. The house is full...More

Thank carol d
Reviewed 28 May 2018

My wife and I ate here on our one night stay. We had both dinner and breakfast the next morning. Dinner: My wife had the Sunday Roast. She thought it was tough and not that great. I had the Ribeye steak, which was quite good....More

Thank kolohe280
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

We visited for a birthday celebration and had a nice meal with good service. The bistro has a good menu with a decent choice of dishes. The staff were attentive and helpful. Food was well presented and mostly well cooked (the duck was a bit...More

Thank Happy_Holidaymaker51
Reviewed 24 May 2018

We enjoyed dinner on two occasions. Good range of choices on the menu. Specials board. Meals beautifully cooked and presented at reasonable prices.

Thank Jeff J
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Booked as an anniversary gift and it based in Musselburgh just outside Edinburgh. Caught a train to the station then a taxi up to the Tower. The place is lovely and the grounds extensive. We did not stay for dinner but headed out for dinner...More

Thank newcastlecitycentre
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Was here for a private function. Staff made us feel so welcome. All 3 courses of the meal were amazing. Good quality ingredients well cooked and beautifully presented. Highly recommend will definitely return

Thank Agowling
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

I can not fault this hotel. It was value for money, food was fabulous, rooms lovely and very importantly the staff were amazing. Special thanks to Lyn who looked after us very well.. she went out of her way to accommodate and help us. Thank...More

Thank Nichola W
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Questions & Answers
22 September 2016|
Response from Aloucul |
Hi there, Carberry Tower will be changing their menu within a couple of weeks, if you call the reception team on 0131 665 3135 and provide your email address - they in turn will send you the new menu as soon as it is... More
Kristen A
11 June 2016|
Response from Aloucul |
As long as you call 24hrs prior and book with the main reception team you can have breakfast without being an overnight guest. Cost - £14.95pp inclusive of fully cooked Scottish Breakfast and Continental Selection. :)
AmaZing V
10 March 2015|
Response from Christine S |
Go and see for yourself Im sure you wont be disappointed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Carberry, Musselburgh EH21 8PY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Lothian  >  Musselburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 665 3135
Carberry Tower is a unique 15th century castle located just 7 minutes from the city of Edinburgh.
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