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The Gretna Inn

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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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121 Annan Road, Gretna DG16 5DN, Scotland
+44 1461 337465
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Kyle of Lochalsh, United Kingdom
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304 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This Inn was very quiet when we visited for an evening meal, and the service was friendly and prompt. The menu consists of standard pub food, and is perfectly OK, but nothing special. The vegetables could have been more imaginative than frozen (or tinned) peas and carrots. Prices are average.

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Thank M G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went here for a couple of drinks before heading to the shopping outlet, the staff and the regulars were a great bunch of people and made us feel very welcome. 2nd day visit we had lunch, the food was very nice and very well presented and a reasonable price

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Thank Lesley T
Lichfield
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58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Omg... our wedding night meal would have kept a small army going. Lovely food, lovely staff. From booking our table to arriving and finding our fizz on ice, couldn't fault it.

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Thank Strawberry1967
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to come for drinks here rather than visit over coffee at the Gretna Outlets. Staff were lovely and we would recommend over the noise of the outlet eateries.

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Thank weefoodtour
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had booked the Gretna inn,for dinner for my MG car club,everyone enjoyed their food,and the staff were friendly and helpful,would recommend and will come back to the Gretna inn next time we meet in Gretna !

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Thank muscleuk
Durham
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85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were friendly and welcoming. I asked for vegetables with my meal instead of the chips- I got chips... The leek and pasta bake wasn't to my taste. After a couple of mouthfuls of soggy pasta, I gave up. Partner enjoyed his meat but veg was tasteless. He finished off my pasta... I was really disappointed as we visited due... More 

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Thank Geordee
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Traditional corner pub literally across the road from the Gretna Gateway Outlet Centre. Menu is pub grub as you would expect and far better value than anything you will find among the shops and cafes opposite. Scampi and burger were both good and the chips were excellent. Haggis, neeps and tatties were delicious. Big portions too. Staff were very friendly,... More 

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Thank roejoe2012
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

we visited after looking around the shopping centere which is about 100 yrds from thje pub,,,,you really wouldnt think so as the pub was so calm and inviting! we travelled 18 aug 2015

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Thank Charlene D
Scotland
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a drink whilst in the Area, staff and patrons were friendly and spoke away to us. We're going to return for food in the evening but changed our plans later on. Would visit again if in the area again.

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Thank LMTY20
Newcastle upon Tyne
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170 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We often visit here for lunch when we visit the nearby outlet centre usually on a Saturday or Sunday . Always busy but not too busy, good quality pub grub at reasonable prices, well worth a visit

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Annan Road, Gretna DG16 5DN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Gretna
  • Phone Number: +44 1461 337465

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?