We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sonia's Cafe & Bistro

bridge house Sandbed, Hawick td9 ohe, Scotland
+44 1450 370701
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (5 reviews)
“the river” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
bridge house Sandbed, Hawick td9 ohe, Scotland
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (54)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Very nice English breakfast was had in this restaurant.The restaurant must have one of the best views of the river to be had in Hawick

Thank Norman F
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Excellent wee café. A little hidden away and so easy to miss, sadly. Food was delicious, staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank Gloriana R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

wee italien cafe good coffee lovely meals served by friendly stafflovely bteakfasts lunches and evening meals i usually if im in for coffee buy sonias homemade pizza to take away very yummy

Thank scotlandmargo
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Enjoyed a yummy pasta whilst overlooking the river Teviot. Warm and cosy and pleasant service. Parking only available across the river and opposite the Community Hospital. Busy area. Tables and chairs a bit basic but OK.

Thank lgilham
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I've been to Sonia's a lot over the past few years, however having visited Rome last July for my honeymoon it made me truly appreciate what Sonia and Gino have done with the place. They have truly brought a taste of Italy over to Scotland...More

2  Thank natpatwright
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Some of the best Italian food we have enjoyed in the Scottish Borders. Resteraunt open at lunch time and Friday and Saturday Evening.

Thank Robin W
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Had breakfast here whilst staying in the adjacent Guest House. It's clean, but that is all I can say that is good. Really cheap ingredients, not big portions, just really not very good at all. Many better places locally, where you will get local quality...More

Thank SanJuan1968
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Good valued food presented and served in a cheerful and welcoming manner. Cafe ideally placed in-between car park and town centre.

Thank Rod E
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here and sat by one of the windows providing a lovely view of the river. We ate bacon rolls (mmmm goood!) and had a coffee, which was also very good. This is a lovely spot to sit, have a coffee and watch the...More

Thank Alexander D
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Sonia's was an unexpected find whilst passing through Hawick on Friday 7th October 2016 whilst on-route to Coldstream. We had stopped for a spot of light lunch after having driven up from West Lancashire earlier in the morning. We had a very nice ham and...More

Thank TheTravellingRooster
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Hawick
12 reviews
.58 km away
Balcary House Hotel
55 reviews
.62 km away
Wiltonburn Farm B & B
32 reviews
.93 km away
Mansfield House Hotel
215 reviews
2.13 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Night Safe Bistro
337 reviews
.14 km away
Adam's Kitchen
141 reviews
.15 km away
Damascus Drum
170 reviews
.10 km away
The Almond Tree
114 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby Attractions
Wilton Lodge Park
114 reviews
.82 km away
Hawick Museum
95 reviews
.77 km away
Drumlanrig Tower
31 reviews
.11 km away
Hawick VisitScotland iCentre
25 reviews
.14 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sonia's Cafe & Bistro staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: bridge house Sandbed, Hawick td9 ohe, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Hawick
  • Phone Number: +44 1450 370701
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing