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The Golf Tavern

€€ - €€€, British,
5 Bridge Street, Haddington EH41 4AU, Scotland
+44 1620 822327
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Bar, British, Scottish, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5 Bridge Street, Haddington EH41 4AU, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited the golf tavern one friday lunchtime with my daughter,son and granddaughter's , was my the first time there , had the 2 course lunch menu the starter and the main the food was really good , will visit it again .

Thank magsmog
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Great ambience and very friendly staff. The food is good value and very good. We only had lunch but would return for dinner.

Thank CarnegieHoward
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Thanks again to all the hard working staff for a wonderful family Christmas dinner. Nine of us served with plenty of food from starter through to coffees and mince pies. Looking forward to next year already.More

Thank Robertdenholm
Lynn G, Owner at The Golf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Hi Rab and Frances! Thank you so much for your review. So glad you all had a good time, and thank you for your complimentary comments of the staff - especially when we were 2 men down due to me twisting my knee! and another...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017

Myself and my wife from St Albans, Herts, and two friends from Dublin visited Haddington for the weekend 27th to 30th October. We visited Haddington to see a couple of friends, Doug and Gail, who live there. We have been before but this was the...More

Thank bobandjan2017
Lynn G, Owner at The Golf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

Hi Bob Review has now arrived! Many thanks Have a lovely Christmas and all the best for 2018 Lynn

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Visited the golf tavern with my wife really nice place and the staff are really nice and helpful. Ordered from the lunch menu which is well priced as the portion sizes are big. I ordered the haddock goujons which were very nice and my wife...More

Thank Rickjames123
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed at The Golf Tavern during half term. The front is quite deceiving as it looks quite small. Inside is a comfortable bar area and large dining room with a bar. We were shown our room that was perfectly functional for my family of...More

Thank johnmB8646WM
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Stopped off on friday 20 October for a bite to eat, I have not experienced such great service in a long while from all staff (waitresses, waiters, bar staff and restaurant manager) Food delicious, would definitely go back. This place is well worth a visit.

Thank Patricia M
Lynn G, Owner at The Golf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Hi there! Thank you for your lovely review. We always appreciate people taking the time to leave any comments Look forward to seeing you again sometime Many thanks Kind regards Lynn

Reviewed 7 October 2017

What a great time we had staying at this hotel last night. Only for one night as attending local wedding. We had a distance to travel and arrived earlier than planned, we were welcomed by staff and made to feel comfortable. Our room was lovely...More

Thank maryroebuck
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We stayed at the charming Golf Tavern for 4 nights and loved it. It is tucked away in a quiet corner of Haddington near the pedestrian Nungate Bridge which straddles the Tyne river. Over the bridge is the beautiful church of St Mary's , the...More

Thank maggymay51
Lynn G, Owner at The Golf Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Hi there Thank you for such a lovely review. As we always say to people, it is very much appreciated that people take their time to do so. Trust you had a safe journey home and look forward to seeing you if you visit the...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

Great night. Very relaxed atmosphere. We were a huge party of friends having a get together and the bar staff and waitresses coped very well. Food delicious well worth a visit.

1  Thank jean445
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Questions & Answers
25 June 2017|
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Response from Lynn G | Property representative |
Hello Yes we can accommodate if you would like to advise your preference of dish(es) and any other allergens Thank you for taking the time to ask the question Lynn
andrea s
6 December 2015|
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Response from Eric B | Reviewed this property |
Excellent food served at the Bar. There were no dogs in the premises anytime I have been there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Bridge Street, Haddington EH41 4AU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Lothian  >  Haddington
  • Phone Number: +44 1620 822327
  • E-mail
Family run Inn with 5 well appointed En-suite Rooms,Traditional Public Bar and Well presented Lounge / Restaurant. Locally sourced produce to home-cooked pub food. SUNDAY BREAKFAST SERVED FROM 9AM TO 11.30 AM.
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