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Oscars Wine Bar and Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
International, Contemporary, British, Scottish, Mediterranean
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35-37 Horsemarket, Kelso TD5 7HE, Scotland
+44 1573 224008
18:00 - 21:00
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Wed - Sat 18:00 - 21:00
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Warkworth, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good location and clean, well maintained looking restaurant/wine bar but business currently not trading and for sale due to the proprietor having recently passed away.

1 Thank TerenceAllan
1 review
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Return visit, once again food was wonderful weren't waiting long at all before our food arrived! Excellent service staff very friendly and chatty!

Thank Amy C
Kelso, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Food was good, service ok and the quality of the food has remained the same over the last few years. Definitely a place to go to for a quick bite to eat in kelso

Thank Tendele
Warwickshire, UK
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Very warm welcome. Superb food and excellent service. Fish crumble was amazing long with the pork belly.

Thank AlanEdwads
Tiverton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We have enjoyed eating at Oscar's for years - consistent standard and pleasant service. Sadly this year one of our number came across a cockroach in his salad. The response of the staff was initially sensible but it became defensive and unpleasant very quickly and much to our surprise. It ended up with us being thrown out without paying -... More 

9 Thank Sarah B
OscarKelso, Owner at Oscars Wine Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

It seems the Trip Adviser police are not prepared to remove your review as it does not transgress their guidelines. Our only option is to respond here to get somewhere near the truth. Clearly you have never seen a cockroach. We are not convinced the offending bug came from our kitchen - it was alive and could have come from... More 

Forfar, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Really friendly staff and excellent food. We enjoyed as a family a great meal here. They really take care of guests as professional hosts. Rest assured this is the number one place to eat and drink in Kelso.

2 Thank PeaceandLove1984
Coldstream, Scotland, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Oscars is fairly close to where I live and I used to eat there quite often. I haven't visited for a couple of years, but found it convenient to book for a busy Saturday night to meet an old friend who had just moved into the area. On arrival I was shown to our table and the sat there for... More 

Thank Coldst57
scottish borders
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The only place to eat steak in Kelso and a fantastic halibut dish tonight with the most delicious key lime pie for dessert. Whole heartedly recommend this great local restaurant for food service and wine, well done guys!

Thank jerpoint
Glossop, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Having walked the last leg of the Pennine Way last Saturday me & my dad were ready for a good meal & some great wine to celebrate & Oscars provided both! I'd definitely recommend it if you're in the area

Thank CazE151
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6 reviews
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Great meal , thoroughly enjoyed the fillet , lovely salad and great chips ,well done , not been for a while , nice to go back

Thank Tim R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
International, Contemporary, British, Scottish, Mediterranean
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35-37 Horsemarket, Kelso TD5 7HE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Kelso
  • Phone Number: +44 1573 224008

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