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Burt's Hotel Restaurant

) #1 of 21 Restaurants in Melrose €€ - €€€ European, British, Scottish
Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PL, Scotland
+44 1896 822285
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
2 days ago
“Well presented local food”
6 days ago
“Fantastic Hotel”
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European, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PL, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Three of us had great meals here with very good portions, nicely presented. Venison was lovely and was nicely done with textures and flavour. Nice beer garden.

Thank RothburyLady
eildons3, Owner at Burt's Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your welcome and generous feedback. NH

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had made plans to visit Melrose Abbey and one of the staff of a nearby estate of Peer said make sure you stay at Burts - not for the rooms, but for the food. And so, I made a reservation. Burts were kind enough...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 1 week ago

As it was Saturday night, we had booked and certainly the bar restaurant was full. Actually sat next to the bar - so we could see all that was going on! Great atmosphere - enjoyed our meal. Staff very pleasant - enjoy

Thank kaw118
Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb meal with friends at Burts. Walked in unannounced and outside normal meal times, treated like royalty, excellent food and service, well kept real ale (Timothy Taylor's amongst them) and terrific ambience. Well done all at Burts.

Thank ridgeway2017
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely evening meal last night after Melrose 7s. We chose to eat in the bar rather than the restaurant because we wanted a more relaxed and not rushed atmosphere. We got that without forgoing the quality of choice of menu. Food was faultless...More

Thank Jocelyn G
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Dinner with my daughter after doing the dad's taxi run to the sevens. Brilliant starter of delicious smoked venison followed by a first class rib eye steak cooked to perfection. The cheese and coffee were accompanied with extras we asked about buying locally. Grape chutney...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

On entering, my self and my dad were greeted by a warm fire & cosy, country decor which was very well maintained. An instant feeling of 'time to relax'. The place was buzzing with what appeared to be a lot of locals, familiar with eachother...More

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely hotel in a great location in Melrose. All staff were really helpful and friendly. The food was excellent in the hotel and is presented beautifully. The room was really good and extremely comfortable. I would highly recommend Burts.

Thank DonandRosemary
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Brilliant food, lovely staff and Dog friendly. Top class food extensive wine list and friendly helpful staff. You cannot go wrong for food and service. We tried to revisit over the weekend as we are not from the area we did not realise how popular...More

Thank BlackpoolBrian
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We were a group of four visiting the restaurant for Sunday lunch. One of us was gluten free and the other was on a carb free diet. The restaurant had a whole separate menu for gluten free diners and it was the best and most...More

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Ernest B
Are both the Bar and Restaurant open for lunch on Sundays in October 2017. What times are dinners served? Thank you for your help in advance!
28 February 2017|
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Response from eildons3 | Property representative |
Yes, both Bar and Rest open for Sunday Lunch in October. Start at 12 Midday last orders 2.00pm
do you do a New Year's Eve dinner for non residents??
12 December 2016|
Response from eildons3 | Property representative |
Yes, We have a Dinner in our Restaurant and our Bistro Bar. The Dinner in the Restaurant is full but I have 2 places left for Supper in our Bistro Bar. Regards, Nick
Melanie T
Do they do Sunday lunch
9 October 2016|
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Response from eildons3 | Property representative |
Yes, we do serve Sunday Lunch. Always a Roast Sirloin of Beef with all the trimmings. Best to Book. NH
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Melrose
  • Phone Number: +44 1896 822285
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