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The Horseshoe Restaurant

Edinburgh Road, Eddleston EH45 8QP, Scotland
+44 1721 730225
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
European, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Edinburgh Road, Eddleston EH45 8QP, Scotland
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91 - 100 of 249 reviews

Reviewed 10 May 2015

Although The Horseshoe does not (yet) have a Michelin Star, this is the standard it tries to set, indeed a few Michelin Star chefs could learn a thing or two here. In particular, the preparation shows an understanding of subtlety of flavour, rather than assaulting...More

Thank Rick E
Reviewed 9 May 2015

loved every thing ,can't fault a single thing,it was a joy from arrival to departure.the staff are so welcoming nothing was a problem to them , the rooms are small but you have everything you need from beautiful toiletries to fresh fruit,and so clean and...More

1  Thank helen b
Reviewed 4 May 2015

This was one of the best meals we have had in a very long time. We were passing through Eddleston on our way to Edinburgh and this was a spur of the moment stop. The food was mouth watering and the service as spot on....More

Thank Iain P
Reviewed 28 April 2015

We were staying at the Horseshoe Inn and on arrival were warmly welcomed and given a complimentary cup of tea and cake. Arriving for dinner we had a pre dinner drink, were able to leaf through the menu for the evening and we settled on...More

Thank Fearlessfergy
Reviewed 25 April 2015

It is obvious from the first booking that the management of the Horsehoe are going to provide a meal to remember . We visited for Sunday roast lunch a not always easy meal to prepare and serve just right in any restaurant. The Horsehoe achieved...More

Thank JohnSnel
Reviewed 19 April 2015

We stayed for 2 nights and wished it had been longer. The staff are welcoming, friendly with good service that was not intrusive. The restaurant itself is not at all what you expect from the outside - fabulous deep seated sofas in the bar area,...More

Thank gusabus
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

Second year in a row my husband's treated me to dine in style this time with an overnight stay. Lovely food & excellent value.

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 31 March 2015

This was our first visit to the Horseshoe and I have to say we were thoroughly delighted! It was clear from the outset that this is no ordinary restaurant. From the warm welcome on arrival, right through to the owner spending some time with us...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 30 March 2015

My brother-in-law was visiting us from London and wanted to take us out for Suday lunch. The Horseshoe Inn at Eddlestone had been recommended to us by friends, but this was our first visit. From the friendly email following our initial booking, to our welcome...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 16 March 2015

Went to the Horseshoe Inn for a Mother's Day treat - party of 6. The whole experience was excellent! There was a very relaxed atmosphere for the whole time - we did not feel rushed at all. The meal started with canapes - delicious! The...More

Thank Mary B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$71
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Edinburgh Road, Eddleston EH45 8QP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Eddleston
  • Phone Number: +44 1721 730225
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Description
Relaxed, easy dining is offered here at The Horseshoe Inn���s Bistro, a low key alternative to the sumptuous Bardoulet���s Restaurant, which has made The Horseshoe famous on the Scottish dining scene. Cosy and rustic, the Bistro is centered around a wood paneled main bar with small round tables edged by linen covered chairs, dark wood original beams overhead and a wood fired stove throwing out warmth just perfect for those cold Scottish winters. A regularly changing menu allows acclaimed chef Patrick Bardoulet to tackle favourite classics from throughout Europe but with his trademark creative twist, using excellent seasonal ingredients from the many excellent producers Scotland has to offer. A children���s menu is available throughout the day, with equally carefully created dishes introducing small gastronomes to the world of good food. Meanwhile, the bar stocks an array of excellent ales well suited to the casual dining approach offered by The Horseshoe Inn Bistro.
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