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Burt's Hotel Restaurant

Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PL, Scotland
+44 1896 822285
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (8 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PL, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Service was awful young foreign girl didn't understand what a pint of orange was and brought a normal sized glass. We ordered food and was one hour before we got our starters which were very poor. Another long gap till main courses and three of...More

Thank Linda H
eildons3, Owner at Burt's Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review. I apologise that you had a very poor experience with us. It’s not our normal as you can see from both reviews of The Hotel and Bar and Restaurant. We were short staffed last night as we have 3 members...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a relaxed and delicious dinner.starters of smoked salmon and wild duck salad, both very good. My husband had venison to follow and I had beautifully cooked sea bass. The Bar/Bistro was very cosy and the service was friendly.

Thank Bennie B
eildons3, Owner at Burt's Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review. Glad you enjoyed our Hotel.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous fish and chips at Burt's - usually is and we weren't disappointed at our last visit there. Very busy, very friendly - ideal for a meal and catch up with friends.

Thank Joyce B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice hotel had a room with large walk-in shower, hotel is in centre of Melrose it is a convenient location for exploring the area

Thank MalcolmParks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Choose from a lovely bar area or an elegant dining room. Enjoyed the mix of business folks, locals, & traveling families in the bar. We all had the "Baked Summer Squash with Roasted Artichokes, Heritage Carrots, Gnocchi and Pesto (V)". It was a lovely vegetarian...More

Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this a very disappointing experience. Was recommended, so booked a table whilst visiting Melrose. Where to start - chips which came with fish and burger appeared to be frozen. Burger to be very honest was poor, no flavour and doubt it had been seasoned....More

1  Thank Peshwa5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Burts is a family favourite. We have been many times. The food is always good, but this time we had to wait one hour to get our food. As we had two small children, waiting this long was disappointing.

Thank Dintyl
Reviewed 12 September 2017

All dishes were excellent but there is a chocolate and dates that worths the trip to Scotland from Spain. So good... never had such a good dessert in my life.

Thank Countryhouse L
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and me have eaten in the bar at Burt's on quite a few times as we pass through Melrose on our way to the north of Scotland. In order not to be disappointed we booked a table a week in advance.We were met...More

Thank lynmorris
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Good choice of food (menus available on website) and option of Bar/Bistro or Restaurant, the latter having a more "fine dining" type menu.

Thank rgpmanchester
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Questions & Answers
Ernest B
28 February 2017|
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Response from eildons3 | Property representative |
Yes, both Bar and Rest open for Sunday Lunch in October. Start at 12 Midday last orders 2.00pm
12 December 2016|
Response from eildons3 | Property representative |
Yes, We have a Dinner in our Restaurant and our Bistro Bar. The Dinner in the Restaurant is full but I have 2 places left for Supper in our Bistro Bar. Regards, Nick
Melanie T
9 October 2016|
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Response from eildons3 | Property representative |
Yes, we do serve Sunday Lunch. Always a Roast Sirloin of Beef with all the trimmings. Best to Book. NH
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Melrose
  • Phone Number: +44 1896 822285
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