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The Besom Inn Restaurant

) #3 of 7 Restaurants in Coldstream ££ - £££ , British,
77 High Street, Coldstream TD12 4AE, Scotland
+44 1890 882391
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (6 reviews)
“boiled rice” (2 reviews)
“cottage pie” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
££ - £££
77 High Street, Coldstream TD12 4AE, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at 5pm wanting to stop for a meal. It looks Okay from outside. We sat at one of 2 tables and read the menu which was rather uninspiring and short. We couldn't work out what the smell was and then discovered the toilets...More

Thank Stella H
wayne l, Owner at The Besom Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Sorry to hear that you did not think our seven page menu was a little short!!!!! Unless you only looked at the small specials board and did not ask for the full menu available adjacent to the bar and the six unoccupied tables that you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I decided to have a drive out on Sunday and for no special reason ended up in Coldstream. I It was a bit of a rainy day and I saw The Besom on the other side of the road from the car park. I found...More

Thank Melou2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a few drinks and a bite to eat. Love the atmosphere of the place. Food plentiful, hot and delicious.

Thank Julie2102
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Four of us went to the Besum for an evening meal. It was a bit old fashioned but the welcome was good and the staff were very friendly and helpful - even telling us how the Inn got its name. The main course was good...More

Thank EAS27
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Lovely little pub centrally located in the center of Coldstream with a great array of memorabilia of the Coldstream Guards, and a handy place for a pub meal.

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 29 May 2017

this place is a must if you are travelling into this beautiful part of Scotland. the food and the owners are great company if you like this also I had a first taste of a Scottish lager I never heard of before beautiful well worth...More

Thank scotbrian
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Went here for evening meal after reading all the positive comments but definitely will not be going back. Nice friendly pub as we went in, got a table for two. The table was so sticky the place mats wouldn't move. I ordered fish and chips...More

Thank rockhopper25
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We stopped here for food one evening and were the only ones eating here. Simple home cooked fare was very good and reasonable. Service was excellent from friendly staff.

Thank Collinsnick
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Travelling back to Fife from Yorkshire, we crossed the Tweed and landed in The Besom for lunch. Looked like some nice ale on offer but I was driving. The food was excellent, served promptly by a very friendly landlord and landlady. Good food and a...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Terry and I popped back into the Besom for dinner. We were not disappointed !! Terry described the steak pie as the best steak pie she had ever tasted. Fluffy crisp puff pastry, tender and juicy steak, lovely gravy ~ complemented with fresh (in season)...More

Thank Chod_L
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Questions & Answers
30 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from wayne l | Property representative |
we are dog freindly in our bar and beer garden
Carol B
12 October 2016|
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Response from wayne l | Property representative |
Mon to sat 12 til 2pm Sun. 12.30 til 3pm
29 May 2016|
Response from wayne l | Property representative |
Hi Evening menu is on our website
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 High Street, Coldstream TD12 4AE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Coldstream
  • Phone Number: +44 1890 882391
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