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The Limetree Restaurant

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Hartfell House Hartfell Crescent | Hartfell Crescent, Moffat DG10 9AL, Scotland
+44 1683 220153
18:30 - 20:30
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Sun 12:30 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 18:30 - 20:30
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Herefordshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a find, hidden away off the beaten track, this amazing restaurant is well worth a detour on your way north (or south) .make sure you have a booking as it is a popular place.

1 Thank inthesky2017
Fife, Scotland
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52 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A really lovely dinner in this cosy restaurant just a short walk from Moffat's main street. Good menu offerings (the asparagus and mint risotto was sublime), nice selection of reasonably-priced wine and very warm and friendly staff. Would recommend highly,

3 Thank LassInFife
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Have just been to the restaurant and had a really lovely meal. The sea bass was cooked to perfection and the service was first class. We will be back

2 Thank Anne M
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82 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

A fabulous night all round!! Outstanding food! Outstanding service!! And outstanding company!! A massive thank you to all at The Limetree. You guys made our night xxxxx

1 Thank Cassie E
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016

My Mum, Dad, Brother & I went here for an evening meal on our LEJOG Cycling Challenge, it was absolutely brilliant food and service and really homely, welcoming and accommodating. My Dad is Gluten-Free and my Mum has allergy to peppers and they could have such a lovely meal as well. The chef made my Mum a special adaptation of... More 

2 Thank Phil G
Moffat, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Service,food, drinks were excellent, the dining room was cosy , would have preferred to sit in a lounge to have drinks and order food rather than sit in the dining room all night

1 Thank bluepinky
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This small hotel/restaurant is perfect for those who enjoy top quality food served in a homely intimate setting, food is of the highest quality served by the owner who is very knowledgeable about the produce he is serving. Our meal was faultless and will stay in the memory for a long time.

2 Thank Gordons63
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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222 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

A small restaurant with very high standards of service and quality. The menu is relatively limited but what is available is of high standard. The wine menu is more extensive, but some of the wines seemed comparatively pricey but there were some very good wines at under £20.

Thank J S
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner last night. Everything was perfect! The building is fabulous, situation lovely, service was friendly & efficient. The food was amazing. We had the 3 courses for £29 & it was worth every penny I can't recommend this restaurant highly enough they got everything right

2 Thank Wendy A
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

It is always a treat to visit The Limetree. Our meals were delicious and the service was excellent. This restaurant is special and, in our opinion, number one in Moffat. Looking forward to a return visit soon.

2 Thank Sweethearts424

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$42
British, Scottish, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
18:30 - 20:30
18:30 - 20:30
18:30 - 20:30
18:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hartfell House Hartfell Crescent | Hartfell Crescent, Moffat DG10 9AL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Moffat
  • Phone Number: +44 1683 220153
The Limetree has been one of the top restaurants in South West Scotland for more than a decade. There is consistent emphasis on the best quality ingredients, many sourced from the Moffat area and seasonal cooking.Chef Matt Seddon sums it up well: "I cook what I like to eat - real food - big taste, real flavour, no fuss."

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