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The Tontine Hotel

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$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
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High Street | The Tontine Hotel, Peebles EH45 8AJ, Scotland
+44 1721 720892
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gourock
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of 20 dined here. Three courses for £25, excellent service from staff. Some of choices were excellent. Especially the fish course. Starters varied, my chicken pate was almost liquid and served with two ..what looked like tortillas ..not nice. Main blade of beef was excellent . But the cheese board looked like it had been t Removed from... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Returned once again to our favourite hotel in Peebles. Never fails to impress us each time we go for our 4 days of golf. The rooms are very good indeed and the food is first class. Well looked after by Management and there team no wonder we go back year after year. A special mention for Sarah our Golf co-ordinator... More 

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Thank BB2_11
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Meal for 3 in the lounge area. Staff welcoming & very friendly. That area could do to be more modern although not a problem. Service was good & efficient, 2 of us had fillet steak - 1 rare, it was very tasty & was as I would have expected. Other was medium, unfortunately was a bit dry but not a... More 

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Heysham, United Kingdom
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201 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed over the weekend and were greeted by friendly and efficient staff. Large carpark at the rear. There's a small bar serving limited selection of beers and all the usual spirits and a good wine selection. Drinks can be enjoyed in the comfy lounge across the entrance hall. Evening meal menu had a good selection catering for all tastes. Rooms... More 

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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Stayed in the Scottish Borders this Easter - used Trip Advisor to find vegetarian friendly restaurants ahead of the trip so I could ensure we had our evening meals sorted - This review is for the Tontine Bistro. We are both vegetarian so I was pleased to see there were 3-4 dishes to choose from. We had the sweet pepper... More 

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Thank OnSafariAgain
Kate I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review "OnSafariAgain" and very pleased to note your satisfaction with our Menu offer for Vegetarian diners. Thank you also for highlighting our 2 x dining options in our more informal Bistro or the Hotel Dining Room. Overall delighted to note your intention to eat with us again! Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team". More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Have stayed in this hotel on numerous occasions and also had our wedding reception here. Hotel is great, food is great and staff are always attentive to your needs. Highly recommended.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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167 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Three ladies for a spot of lunch and a good blether. Delighted to find that although coley was the fish of the day they did have haddock and chips on their menu. Service was good and comfortable seating. Food was very good washed down with a glass of rosy wine. No rush to get you out so a nice relaxing... More 

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Thank nocera1
Kate I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

Very pleased "nocera1" to learn that you enjoyed such a "Pleasant lunch" and thank you for taking time to post your review, with a great recommendation. Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team". More 

Mauchline, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We were lucky enough to get a walk in booking on Sunday 26th March 2017 and we both were delighted at the service an the food was excellent, the Roast Beef Dinner was one of the best I have had.

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Thank thomasclarkrowe
Kate I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time to post your review and so very pleased to note that you enjoyed an excellent visit for Dinner. Roast Sirloin of Beef is our "highlight" as a Sunday offer! Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team" More 

Canberra, Australia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel and came downstairs for dinner. The wait staff were very very exceptional with their professional and polite persona. Second to none! We had a couple of drinks in the front room, where they took our order and directed us into the dining room when it was ready. We had the stuffed mushrooms and smoked salmon... More 

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Thank S G
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

We loved reading your review "S G", thank you very much for taking time to post such super feedback and comments. We are always delighted to receive a special thank you for the team of staff, so many thanks for highlighting great service! Thanks again for your recommendation. Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team". More 

Perth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

While visiting Peebles had a very nice evening meal. Food is excellent. There is a good menu and it is not expensive. Lovely bistro and dining room. Comfy lounge. Staff very good

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Thank 18Karen
Gordon I, Owner at The Tontine Hotel, responded to this review

Super feedback "18Karen", we were delighted to read you so enjoyed your recent visit for an Evening Meal. Lovely comments regarding food quality and staff service. Thanks so much for taking time to post such a complimentary review! Kate, Gordon Innes & "The Tontine Team". More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$45
Cuisine
Bar, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | The Tontine Hotel, Peebles EH45 8AJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Peebles
  • Phone Number: +44 1721 720892

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