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The Paper Mill

) #1 of 7 Restaurants in Lasswade €€ - €€€ , European, British
2-4 Westmill Road, Lasswade EH18 1LX, Scotland
+44 131 663 1412
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
2-4 Westmill Road, Lasswade EH18 1LX, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 681 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

People speak well of this restaurant so we decided to give it a go. It is in a nice location on the river and there is plenty space. The staff are friendly however, the main event, the food, left us feeling that it wasn't a...More

Thank PHandLaura
Reviewed 5 days ago

Haven't been to The Paper Mill in a while as was a little bored with the menu but pleased to discover that the menu has changed and also includes vegetarian and vegan choices. The dishes are really good too and not the usual boring vegetarian...More

1  Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a lunch last Saturday afternoon but were pretty disappointed with the food. Although the surroundings are lovely the food quality or choice doesn't match it. None of us really enjoyed our meal but the vegetarian option was particularly poor. I was charged £11.95...More

Thank McCusk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Has this place changed hands as it seems to get steadily poorer ? Went in hungry and came home and made sandwiches.Medium burger for just under £12 food was verging on cold .There are many better places around with better menus.We have decided now that...More

Thank Irene I
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a table for 12.30 and ordered our meal, don't think there is enough choice on the menu. We waited for more than 40 mins for our meal to come and it was only warm. My friends meal had an ingredient missing from her...More

Thank CAF63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here lots of times - great service / great food and excellent selection of beers. If you have not been then make the effort - it is well worth it.

Thank StevenJolly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brunch before the Races. Everyone had a cooked breakfast. Food was delicious, fresh, presented excellently and was super tasty. Fantastic selection of drinks and the outside area is great for a sunny day. Definitely would visit again. ps recommend booking for evening meals though as...More

Thank ktwps
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been here for brunch and dinner and enjoyed it both times. It's a lovely place to sit and the staff have always been friendly and welcoming. My eggs benedict with bacon was delicious; eggs perfectly poached and bacon crispy. The menu had a lot...More

Thank KirstyEkua
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here before several times, however menu has changed and the company I was with (mixture of ages) all struggled to choose, sadly not very impressed. Kids menu was also very limited, and basic.

Thank Karen w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Along with friends we had lunch here. It was our first visit and loved the decor it was very nice. The young lady who served us was really friendly. My husband and I both had the homemade burger, was very enjoyable. Our friends enjoyed the...More

Thank Liz K
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18 November 2016|
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Response from Kerryx3 | Reviewed this property |
yes they do
21 June 2016|
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Response from grannyhanlan | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do but they change so best to go on line and update will be there. They had a bruschetta with feta and that was lovely as we were there the other day. Sorry I'm not much help
29 July 2015|
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Response from Winnie46Edinburgh | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't answer any question? think this reviewer was at a different place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$39
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-4 Westmill Road, Lasswade EH18 1LX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Midlothian  >  Lasswade
  • Phone Number: +44 131 663 1412
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Overlooking the River Esk, The Paper Mill is a newly opened all day bar and brasserie in an historic and tranquil setting. The Paper Mill is somewhere for locals and visitors alike to pop in for a morning coffee and one of our home baked cakes, Sunday brunch with the papers or an evening meal and a carafe of wine. The bar is home to an ever changing assortment of beers, handpicked from the best Scottish breweries and some premium products from further afield.
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