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The Fisherman's Arms

Fishermans Arms Main Street, Birgham, Coldstream TD12 4NF, Scotland
+44 1890 830240
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“salmon” (8 reviews)
“haggis” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Fishermans Arms Main Street, Birgham, Coldstream TD12 4NF, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Three of us had dinner of butternut squash risotto, sea bass and pasta carbonara. The portion size was good and the food excellent and flavoursome. Service as always was excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank fredblogs123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4 of us ate here on a wednesday evening. The staff were lovely and the mains were good but not outstanding. The deserts were interesting and I can highly recommend the grilled pineapple with coconut icecream and lime and chilli dressing. Normally I would have...More

Thank Yvonne H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great lunch. We used trip advisor to find a place for lunch. Not far out of Coldstream. Not busy at lunchtime on a Monday. We had excellent scampi, battered haddock and ploughmans. A good pint and friendly efficient staff. Worth a try if you're heading...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had reserved a table and were shown to one over by the window which was a great start to the evening. We both had fish and chips and beer and it was perfect. The portions were very generous, and the price extremely reasonable. We...More

Thank CanadaVirgi
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

As a special occasion we wanted to be sure of quality and service and knowing Scott and Lyndsey from the Border Hotel we knew exactly what to expect from the Fisherman's Arms. Needless to say we were not disappointed. I had the smoked salmon trio...More

Thank Billy D
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My wife and I have just enjoyed our second visit within the last three weeks, and we thought we'd never be back. However it has been taken over and what a difference. We were in for lunch. The staff are predominantly from the Borders hotel...More

Thank johnbrenda21
Reviewed 6 October 2017

What a lovely pub restaurant! The food was really lovely, and the staff were superb! What was lacking? A warm and cosy atmosphere. Why was the huge log burner not Lit ? I was dressed for Autumn, but I felt quite cold. We did not...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Recently been taken over and re-opened by the Border Hotel in Yetholm owners and we had a fabulous meal served by very helpful and informative happy staff. Couldn't have been better.More

Thank Billboard-Bloke
Management response:Responded 28 September 2017

Hi Billboard-Bloke, Thanks for your recent review, we are glad you enjoyed your time at the Fisherman's Arms. My partner and I were the lease holders at the Border Hotel in Yetholm until the 3rd of July this year but have since left to concentrate...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

We have eaten at the Fisherman's Arms twice now and would highly recommend it. The food is fabulous, not cheap but good value for money. We all loved their sun-blush tomatoes (made in-house of course), I asked for the recipe and ten minutes later our...More

Thank lowri2016
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We popped in for a family meal after driving eight hours from Hereford. The food and staff were brilliant. It was quite busy, so the sweet potato fries, chutney, olives and jalapeño peppers were a nice touch while waiting, our 12 year old daughter had...More

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Questions & Answers
Judith F
2 August 2017|
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Response from linzmac23 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi Judith F, Yes we are a dog friendly pub.We allow dogs into our bar and garden area.
sandra r
31 July 2017|
Response from linzmac23 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sandra,Yes we are open for lunches all week from 12pm until 2.15pm.
Rowena S
18 March 2017|
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Response from linzmac23 | Reviewed this property |
New leaseholder official opening 5th July 2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fishermans Arms Main Street, Birgham, Coldstream TD12 4NF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Coldstream  >  Birgham
  • Phone Number: +44 1890 830240
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