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The Vine Restaurant

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16/17 Douglas Square, Dumfries TD9 0QD, Scotland
+44 13873 75245
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Shefford, United Kingdom
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148 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We were staying in the area and arrived in Newcastleton late. We dropped in on spec just grateful to find something to eat in the local area. What a great surprise to stumble across. Nice friendly service, great steak and at a really good price. My daughter's chicken pieces were succulent homemade and tasty. Just a shame we did not... More 

Thank Terry S
Leeds, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

As guests of the Grapes Hotel we have been tormented by the lovely smells escaping the kitchens. So we decided to give it try. Restaurant is very clean and fresh, appears to have recently been refurbished. Tables are well spaced out so you are not sat on each other. Great food god sized portions all very well presented. Prices are... More 

Thank MadamPC
Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Fabulous food recome d steak and ale pie or haggis wrapped in chicken.Staff work very hard and are so polite

Thank Tonet2414
Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

Staying in Newcastleton for some mountain biking and wanted to watch Andy in the semi at Wimbledon. Staff couldn't have been more friendly, put us and the the three kids in the back function room with a TV to ourselves! Even served us food and drinks through there. The food was extremely good. I had the sausage and black pudding... More 

Thank Ewan P
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2015

Visited this hotel 1st in August 2014 and the food was very good and service was good, 2nd visit in Sep 2014 and it was really quite poor, service was terrible after waiting for 10 mins at the bar we asked for a table in the restaurant but were told we would have dine in the bar, we ordered our... More 

Thank John G
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2014

We had a very good meal very well presented. We were greeted by a very friendly girl who remembered us from our Trip Last year. Good selection of dishes and all Home cooked.The locals were chatty and friendly. A very bright and clean restaurant.Would go again when in the area.

Thank christine d
Stafford, England, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2014

Good choice of mains at reasonable prices ranging from £9 - £18, starters are a little pricey at £7. They do a good early special of 2 steaks and a bottle of wine for £25 till 6:30pm.

Thank Nigel W
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 April 2014

The staff were friendly and very helpful. The god was excellent and very good value. Nothing to complain about.

Thank icehockey2013
Bacup, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2013

Excellent meal , I had the duck and my husband had steak pie. All delicious and good service. the place was recommended by the hosts of our B and B Abbotshaw House farm. they were right it was the best meal out in a long time. Thanks guys!

Thank Susan H
South Shields
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2013

We had a couple of lovely meals here in August 2013. The menu is extensive and the portions are very generous. They are welcoming to children and the staff were very friendly.

Thank Rubypatch

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$29
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16/17 Douglas Square, Dumfries TD9 0QD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +44 13873 75245

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