We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Herges on the Loch

Tweedbank Drive | Tweedbank, Galashiels TD1 3RP, Scotland
+44 1896 759909
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pavlova” (11 reviews)
“sea bream” (7 reviews)
“pork belly” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
European, British, Scottish, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Tweedbank Drive | Tweedbank, Galashiels TD1 3RP, Scotland
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (443)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 440 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We were a party of four adults and three kids for lunch on Fathers Day and had delicious steaks, cooked to order and the roast beef dinner which was melt in the mouth gorgeous, granddaughter had mac n cheese and chips which was exactly right!...More

Thank escorpio54
Reviewed 2 days ago

Really lovely food and great puddings. We really like this place. Easy parking too. Second visit for us and it was even better than previously.

Thank krbristol
sandysan0189, Owner at Herges on the Loch, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks very much, I’ll pass on your praise to all my staff.

Reviewed 3 days ago

We decided to go out to celebrate the end of our college course and were glad we choose herges everything was great from the service to the food we will certainly return again.

Thank catherinecairns113
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited today for a Father’s Day meal. Ordered the 8oz steak for £18 something and the Gnocci. The steak was poorly presented and was more like a piece of frying steak than quality rump. The gnocchi was absolutely swimming in tomato sauce and oil. The...More

Thank SJW199
sandysan0189, Owner at Herges on the Loch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Sorry you were disappointed.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a lovely lunch at Herges. Friendly attentive staff, superb service and delicious food. Lovely friendly atmosphere.

Thank Vivienne S
sandysan0189, Owner at Herges on the Loch, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

So glad you had a good Fathers Day, hope you return for Mother’s Day.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for dinner. Lovely setting, ask for a table on the lower level. Great service, friendly and efficient. As I’m coeliac their Gluten free menu was amazing - loads of choice. The food was good to look at and delicious to eat! We will...More

Thank ang111
sandysan0189, Owner at Herges on the Loch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your praise. Our Chef, Len, adapts as many of his main menu creations to be gluten free, as he can. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want a lovely, easy, scenic day, you could do no better than to take the Borders Railway to Tweedbank and have a late lunch at Herges. The setting could not be lovelier, with a dozen swans a-swimming around a fountain in the loch....More

Thank nanperess
sandysan0189, Owner at Herges on the Loch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I’m happy that you had a lovely day. It’s so nice to hear. Haste ye back.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Menu interesting, shame the taste didn’t match. Six of us ate here and only the fish and chips garnered a ‘nice’vote. Starter was fine, liver parfait, but I followed it with a vegetarian lentil option which was tasteless. Such a shame, it just needed some...More

Thank Judith W
sandysan0189, Manager at Herges on the Loch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I’m sorry that you were disappointed. I will investigate both the content of our salad and the flavour or the Dahl. Our prices reflect the cost of living and we cannot charge less. The majority of our customers keep returning as they enjoy our dishes...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This establishment is beautifully situated by the loch and has a lovely atmosphere, only had coffee here but Id certainly like to stop of for lunch when next in the area

Thank Vee M
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Ideally situated at the edge of Gunknowe Loch, this restaurant is a welcome find for anyone traveling between Melrose and Galashiels. The menu is varied, and reasonably priced. Well worth a visit.

Thank Mdubhghlas
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Galashiels Hotels
Kingsknowes Hotel
199 reviews
1.12 km away
Bay Waverley Castle Hotel
711 reviews
1.51 km away
King's Arms Hotel
135 reviews
2.94 km away
George & Abbotsford Hotel
495 reviews
2.98 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Hoebridge
147 reviews
2.64 km away
Zaika Tandoori
222 reviews
2.82 km away
Seasons
257 reviews
2.33 km away
The Salmon Inn
282 reviews
2.83 km away
Nearby Attractions
Abbotsford House
813 reviews
1.01 km away
Waverley Line Artwork
14 reviews
2.90 km away
Melrose Abbey
886 reviews
3.12 km away
Milestone Garden and Leisure
64 reviews
6.54 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
HowieFyffe
9 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from sandysan0189 | Property representative |
We have always been fans of the cub reporter. Could ask why the cowboy hat?
0
Votes
geopater61
7 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Ron G | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do open for coffee but as with other answers I do not know about the dogs.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$24
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, 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, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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
  • E-mail
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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;