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The Melville Inn

Melville Nursery, Lasswade EH181AR, Scotland
+44 131 660 4925
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“calamari” (11 reviews)
“pizza” (8 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Melville Nursery, Lasswade EH181AR, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went for dinner had calamari which my daughter in law loved and I had dough sticks which were lovely with three different dips for them. We had the burgers too which were nice too loved the three way cooked chips would recommend to all....More

Thank caz58_13
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited The Melville Inn on the 2nd December to celebrate my parents anniversary. My boyfriend ordered the Chicken and Thyme pie. Luckily he always checks chicken before eating it as the chicken in the pie was PINK!! Not only some of the pie was...More

Thank E L
General Manager A, Manager at The Melville Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

E L Having spoken to you about this over the phone yesterday and dealt with another review you have left, I would like to aplogise. The dish was immediately taken off the menu that evening upon it being brought back to kitchen. This is a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting friends and we poppped in here for saturday lunch. The staff were attentive and there were plenty of menu choices - lovely atmosphere and good food. Would go again.

Thank yp22
General Manager A, Manager at The Melville Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your amazing review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us with friends. We hope our friendly team and great choice of food will lure you back for a 5 star experience. Kind Regards Chris Team Leader

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We entered and as we had never been before didn't know what to do. We were just left standing. When we were finally seated the food took ages and when I turned the chop over it was charred. Even the lady behind me said she...More

Thank Ellen L
General MANAGER A, Manager at The Melville Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ellen L, Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback. We are saddened to hear you did not enjoy your experience with us. At The Melville we offer a relaxed dining experience and you are more than welcome to take a seat and one...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wish we hadn't bothered it was like eating hospital food Vegetables cooked to death no nutritional value at all, most of the food was as dry as the Sahara dessert The service was equally as bad I would not return to this place if you...More

Thank BennyEdinburgh
General MANAGER A, Manager at The Melville Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

BennyEdinburgh, Thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback. I can assure you that our food is made on site and your comments on the vegetables have been passed onto the kitchen team. Our new Head Chef would like to offer her apologies...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a cosy, rustic (even if it is a new-build!) pub with plenty of menu choice, good parking and friendly staff. We enjoyed an excellent dinner with attentive staff and my only critism was being served a pint of real ale which was simply...More

Thank Douglas552
General Manager A, Manager at The Melville Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Douglas Thank you for you review! Our little pub is 10years old and we enjoy it’s cosy, rustic feel too. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and glad to hear your issue with our cask ales where rectified during your visit...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just enjoyed another Saturday night at the Melville, We are always given a warm welcome on arrival. Food and drinks are reasonably priced. For starters we enjoyed the Calamari and the Mushrooms. Mains were Steak Pie and Thai Fishcakes (choice of small(1) or...More

Thank jimlaw1946
General Manager A, Manager at The Melville Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for you wonderful review. We a glad to hear that you enjoy our menus variety and our range off Alcohol Free and regular drinks. We’d like to hear more about your latest visit with us at we.tellus@vintageinn.co.uk and get yourself a treat...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst staying in the area and visiting the garden centre we decided to check out the pub what a lovely place to enjoy a drinks break With olde worldly charm and friendly service this makes a good place to visit

Thank Pat J
General Manager A, Manager at The Melville Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Pat Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so happy to hear that you liked the warm charm our pub has to offer. You feedback has been given to our team who are all delighted you enjoyed your visit. Kind Regards Chris Team Leader

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped for dinner here . After asking for a quiet corner the staff lead me to not one, but three different areas for me to choose from. After settling down the staff were polite and attentive. Food was lovely and hot. I especially enjoyed the...More

Thank AVBode
General Manager A, Manager at The Melville Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Thank you for your outstanding review! We are glad you enjoyed your Duck Supper with is one of our popular specials. We would like to hear more about your experience at www.tellis@vintageinn.com to earn yourself a treat for your next visit. Kind Regards Chris Team...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

The waiters were awful, the guy who took our order didn't say hello or even look at us when taking our order, he looked extremely depressed in his job. We ordered water for the table, it didn't come, he gave my friend the wrong cider,...More

Thank 1991ks
General Manager A, Manager at The Melville Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

1991ks Thank you for leaving us your review. Your feedback has been given to our team how have taken It on board. We hope this has tout you off visiting us again. Kind Regards Chris Team Leader

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teddybears1
27 December 2016|
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Response from Happy_Holidaymaker51 | Reviewed this property |
website is taking bookings for meals from 12.30 till 22.30 on new years day. hogmanay may be fully booked.
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cyprus992
28 December 2015|
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Response from ashleyc1985 | Property representative |
Hi . I am very dorry this is so late but yes we do - hopefully you could join us this year :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Melville Nursery, Lasswade EH181AR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Midlothian  >  Lasswade
  • Phone Number: +44 131 660 4925
Description
The Melville Inn in Lasswade is a country pub & restaurant oozing rural charm and rustic character. Our picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on our menu, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines gracing our bar.
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