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The Library at The Open Arms Hotel

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The Open Arms Hotel | Main Street, Dirleton, North Berwick EH39 5EG, Scotland
+44 1620 850241
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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The Open Arms Hotel | Main Street, Dirleton, North Berwick EH39 5EG, Scotland
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

We ate in the library on this occasion as it was to celebrate my mums 90th Birthday. We all had a lovely time

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Iris K
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Have been here a number of times for lunch now and the food is very good, ditto the welcome. There is an area where it could be improved, though in the grand scheme of things, it isn't enough to stop me visiting again. Before we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 4J4
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Stayed here for 2 nights - delicious dinner, delicious breakfast - can't wait to go back - I loved it!

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Gillberrmogmar
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Ate here while visiting this area, and particularly enjoyed this restaurant. Very good choices which catered for the four in our party, in fact would need to return to sample all the food we would like to try. Only slight criticism was the side order...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Alan B
Reviewed 15 April 2018

I booked lunch for 18 people in the Library for my husband's 40th Birthday. During the booking process, the staff were extremely quick at responding to e-mails and everything was organised very well, including place-cards. The Party Menu offers really good value (3 courses plus...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Rhona H
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We attended a private party here recently. The Library is a very nice room, kept for small groups. The food we had was nicely presented and tasted delicious. The service was friendly and efficient.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Richard W
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Although have been to the Heather room and Deveau's more recently not been to the library for some time. Another really good meal with attentive service. If you haven't been to the Open Arms you should try it as it's a really nice country house...More

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank Ron H
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We start to unwind the moment we step inside The Open Arms. We're on our 3rd visit and each room has been really charming. We had dinner in The Library, first tho canapès and drinks in front of a roaring log fire in the beautiful...More

Date of visit: February 2018
3  Thank 820valp
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The Library is the best for an extra special meal !! We enjoyed a special birthday celebration there .

Date of visit: December 2017
2  Thank teuchtar
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Comfy ,cosy delightful surroundings to enjoy a lunch with friends Menu interesting and proved just right Service very pleasant reliable and friendly The whole experience most enjoyable on a cold winter day

Date of visit: November 2017
2  Thank MorningEdinburghuk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Open Arms Hotel | Main Street, Dirleton, North Berwick EH39 5EG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Lothian  >  North Berwick  >  Dirleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1620 850241
  • This restaurant is at Open Arms Hotel
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