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Kingsknowes Hotel

Kingsknowes Tweed Road, Galashiels TD1 3HY, Scotland
+44 1896 758375
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“haddock” (3 reviews)
“poached eggs” (2 reviews)
“peas” (2 reviews)
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Bar, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
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Kingsknowes Tweed Road, Galashiels TD1 3HY, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The crew first came across this place a couple of years ago after attending a post- funeral gathering, and we had noted it down for staying if we visited the Borders again. So, just after St.Andrews day we met up with a couple of friends,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SheriifsParkcrew
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Chef prepared food for 13 with a varied menu of excellent quality without any fuss. Friendly staff who made us feel at home

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Steve E
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Kingsknowes Hotel stands on thé River Tweed at the southern gateway to Galashiels. I first got to know it back in April 2000 when my late wife and I moved here. Since then we have eaten and stayed there on many occasions, including sadly a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank brawlad321
Reviewed 15 July 2018

We went last night for tea/supper. I had a beef cake with poached egg, the egg was rock hard and pretty cold over all disappointed with the starter as was £6.50 probably not worth it. Main I chose Scampi asked to have with salad and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Debra2005
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Had a lovely dinner with my family and friends visiting from overseas. Prices are reasonable and good portions were served. Very proud to have this lovely establishment as a part of our Galashiels community!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Galalass
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Great food and service. Have visited several times recently and never been disappointed. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank IndiaSoloScot
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Five of us ate in the courtyard bar. It was a terrific meal and great service from all the staff and particularly from Alison who was managing a busy wedding and was great.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank tsharkey2016
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Found hotel while out for a drive. Went in for coffee, looked at menu and decided to have a meal. What a great decision that turned out to be. Food was delicious, well presented and hot. Service was good. Locals must know how good it...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Sylvia M
Reviewed 7 May 2018

After being here for a recent wedding - when the food and service were excellent - we went back for dinner with a friend a week or so later. Again the food and service were excellent. We arrived early and they were happy for us...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank donkjnr
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Here for a visit with friends who we'd not seen for ages. Great conversation without the need to shout! No loud npise/ music etc just s pleasant atmosphere. Attentive staff and great service from both the bar and the waitresses. The food here is always...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank grahamb1961
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12 December 2018|
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Response from SheriifsParkcrew | Reviewed this property |
I couldn't say. I'm not a dog owner and never saw any dogs at the hotel. But if there's any indication about client requirements being met, then the staff seem prepared to facilitate a lot, including pets.
25 July 2018|
Response from brawlad321 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure as, living locally and no longer having young children, I haven’t needed such a facility. The Courtyard Bistro and Bar certainly does not have a play area and it’s configuration would, in any event, prevent... More
27 July 2017|
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Response from Ranipuss | Reviewed this property |
You'd need to ask the property direct. Visitors wouldn't know.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kingsknowes Tweed Road, Galashiels TD1 3HY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Borders  >  Galashiels
  • Phone Number: +44 1896 758375
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