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Torphichen Inn

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The Torphichen Inn is a traditional village pub in the heart of West Lothian, 20 miles west of the Scottish capital, Edinburgh. We offer a full range of menus for all occasions, serving fresh locally sourced food in our Scots Grill Restaurant from Friday evening until Sunday evening each week. You are guaranteed a friendly welcome, excellent service and fantastic home cooked food. We will do everything to ensure your visit will be an enjoyable one. The Torphichen Inn also has a large function room available for private functions of up to 180 people, with additional areas to increase the capacity for larger events. We can also provide DJs, Live Bands and Theme Nights on request. The Torphichen
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had garlic mushrooms for starter and fish and chips for main and absolutely delicious. Can't fault anything, great service with friendly atmosphere in a good location.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Familyvonscott
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

As a tour group, we were welcomed by the owner, and entertained by a bagpiper and a duo of singer/guitarists. The meal was very hearty and tasty. The soup, steak and ale pie and a custard dessert were all excellent. The entertainment was not only...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank clsm929
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Just a fantastic night with great traditional Scottish fare, music, bagpipes and a wonderful staff that did everything to make our tour group feel welcome with a personal greeting from the owner Kenny and Graham on the bagpipes. Would highly recommend if your in the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank kirstys0505
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Was advised they serve really good local food, however on arrival the door was closed. Not impressed and will not recommend.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank O3665GJalanc
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Attended a wedding reception and really enjoyed this place. Staff were great and very helpful, food was delicious, venue itself was fantastic, set up and changes to the seating/lay out as the day progressed were seem-less and did not interfere with the wedding parties enjoyment...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DavidM299
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We wan’t to say a massive thank you to the owner and staff at the Torphichen Inn for making our wedding day so special. They made it easy for us from start to finish and went out of their way to make our day flow...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Emma C
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Visited recently for a family event, with drinks on arrival organised and ready (we were there early!) and very attentive staff. Lunch was a buffet - fabulous salads and trimmings, everything was fresh and delicious. Lovely atmosphere, cosy and informal but excellent service. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Electric6
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

My tour group had a special Scottish dinner here. All the food was delicious, especially haggis, and the atmosphere is very friendly and professional. Definitely a place I would highly recommend.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank bjmartin2018
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Wow! What to say!!?? We had a fantastic evening at the Torphichen Inn through our Mary's Meanders Day Tour. This was the crowning event of the day, and it was beyond wonderful. The owner of the Inn sang a lovely song to our group, and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank Lili R
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We were warmly met with open arms for traditional Scottish fare including haggis. We were entertained with poems, bagpipes, and songs. Enjoyed greatly!

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank stlkmbrly
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not sure, we went as a group and it was around lunchtime but I'd recommend checking with them as to their opening times
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