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Herges on the Loch

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Tweedbank Drive | Tweedbank, Galashiels TD1 3RP, Scotland
+44 1896 759909
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Galashiels, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of my favourites. Late decision and just managed to squeeze the 2 of us in so my tip would be to book before you turn up ! Great food and especially the Perthshire Burger - almost a meal on its own.

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Thank Donald F
Pathhead, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an pre-organised visit for lunch by a group of about 20 members of the Royal Air Forces Association. The group was made up of all ages and mobility. Some travelled independently ie bus & car; others via the Borders Railway - which added an extra pleasurable experience. Karen and Sandy Craig and their staff were most welcoming and... More 

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Thank Bob B
sandysan0189, Owner at Herges on the Loch, responded to this review

We are delighted that you all had a lovely time. The pleasure was all ours. More 

Virden, Manitoba, Canada
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my elderly mother on a trip to Tweedbank on the train. We got off and went off in search of somewhere to have coffee and lunch. We left the train station and happened upon the signs that pointed us towards this restaurant. We decided to try it. We got there around 11.45 am even though lunch is at... More 

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Thank Marc S
Bedale, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is no pretence here. Good, well cooked food which doesn't imply anything other than what you ask for. Simple, varied menu which is not over priced. Recommended !!

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Thank Mal R
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first visit here and not disappointed,very friendly owner and staff likewise,food very good all in all a very pleasant experience and will certainly visit again when in the area

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Galashiels, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i visited for a coffee on a Saturday morning (30 April 2017) with an acquaintance and the service by the young lady that served us was outstanding. coffee was very good too. i have lived in Galashiels for a year and never even knew this was here!!

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Thank firstnowtsoqueer
Kinross, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been thinking about dining here for a while and thought we would check it out by having a coffee 1st. Really good staff who looked after us really well. The coffee was excellent as were the tray bakes. We talked about booking for an evening meal and advised that booking was advised if we wanted a window table. The... More 

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Thank Regkv
Scotland
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lunch with friends here on Sunday. What a great place. Excellent food and service clean and tidy wit a lovely view of the wildfowl on the loch. Well worth a visit

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Thank Duncandliz
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82 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quiet Tuesday night in Galashiels with friend, great place nice atmosphere ample room,great booth with a great view of lake. Comprehensive menue, but a tad slow.Though it was quiet there appeared to be three only other couples, there was a prebooked part of approx 6/8 at another table. This slowed the preparation of our food to approx 45mins. The food... More 

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Thank Stewart W
sandysan0189, Manager at Herges on the Loch, responded to this review

Hi Stewart, thanks for all your positives on our superb surroundings, great atmosphere and tasty food. I am sorry that you had a wait for your main courses. Although the restaurant was quiet, we did have quite a few carry out pizza orders on at the same time, which may have increased your wait. We do cook everything fresh to... More 

Lanark, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this little gem on the loch, and had a early evening meal which was gorgeous everything was cooked to perfection. We had a table overlooking the loch with the fountain,Swans &ducks what a lovely backdrop. The staff were young ladies who were on the ball with help and service, Will be visiting again. Thank you for a lovely... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$23
Cuisine
British, Scottish, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tweedbank Drive | Tweedbank, Galashiels TD1 3RP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Galashiels
  • Phone Number: +44 1896 759909
Description
Herges is a superb place to watch the wildlife outside on the water. The ambience is magical, the food delightful and the staff friendly and helpful.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?