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The Telford Arms Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$, British,
76 Telford Road, Edinburgh EH4 2NF, Scotland
+44 131 332 4647
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
76 Telford Road, Edinburgh EH4 2NF, Scotland
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

the telford arms is a bar/restaurant situated on telford road close to the western general hospital they serve great food at very good prices.

Thank frank1e
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We have been to this Telford arms a few times and we have never ever found any fault the fish and chips there is nice you can have the fish done in batter or bread crumbs which one you prefer. But we went to the...More

Thank Lorna J
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Visited here for a late lunch as another site had said it was a dog friendly pub, which it was and they provided a bowl of water. Extremely disappointed with food though. Lunch menu almost nonexistent as they don't do sandwiches or any lunch-style meals....More

4  Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Asked what the soup was, got told tomato. It was nothing like tomato, more like vegetable with a kick of pepper. No butter given with the bland bread as well. Not worth almost £4, portion size was ridiculous. Asked for ladies fish and chips as...More

Thank Kirsty F
george c, Owner at The Telford Arms Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Hi Kirsty, I would normally thank guests for their reviews - but not this time. Firstly I would like to point out we are a restaurant and bar - we are not a gastro pub (although our food is on a par with most i...More

Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I was staying nearby but didn't fancy hotel cuisine so thought I'd try out The Telford Arms for some of the TripAdvisor highly recommended fish and chips. Glad I did. I chose the large Fresh Haddock portion and was pleasantly surprised when I was asked...More

1  Thank Dougie S
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We have just enjoyed a delicious bar meal this evening at the Telford served Lubyan who was extremely helpful We just popped in for a quick evening meal . . We are warmly welcomed and enjoyed the delicious haggis balls starter.... my partner had beer...More

Thank Cathy K
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I had fish and chips - the lunchtime portion is excellent value at £3.95 - they create the fish and chips as one of their best dishes and it was! My husband had the steak pie and was disappointed - felt the gravy was too...More

Thank Paula I
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I went with my friend we had lovely fresh fish and chips We were welcomed by Norma very friendly and welcoming We were then served by Lesley who was also very friendly We were served and treated like we were important Due to the service...More

1  Thank yvonneone
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We had a fish and chips for tea. This was freshly cooked, was hot and delicious. The décor of the place was very nice and the service very pleasant. We will certainly go back here for a .meal

Thank haighrae
Reviewed 26 September 2016

very nice run family friendly pub with pleasant staff and lovely food my daughter loves the duke box she had her first T-bone steak there

1  Thank William K
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Questions & Answers
14 October 2015|
Response from george c | Property representative |
Hi Sarah, The Telford Arms Menu has a wide range of gluten free. I can assure you that there will be no cross contamination. Please let your server know that you are celiac. Hope to see you soon! Many Thanks Kirsty... More
Pamela M
5 August 2015|
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Response from george c | Property representative |
Hi Pamela, The Telford Arms is fully disabled access & equipped with disabled toilets with baby changing facilities. There is an area that is raised in the restaurant section which has 3 small steps leading to it. This part... More
25 March 2015|
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Response from george c | Property representative |
Hi Dee, The Telford Arms is a very child friendly restaurant & bar. The kids have their own menu and we can cater for children that want something not on the menu. we have a "kids Corner" which has books & toys in it to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Telford Road, Edinburgh EH4 2NF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 332 4647
  • E-mail
Newly refurbished bar serving GREAT FRESH FOOD.Open from 9 am serving breakfast everyday - £4.95 Big breakfast 2 Course Lunch £6.95- Kitchen open until 9pm everyday families & groups welcome.Gluten free menu options available.
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