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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)
“steak” (12 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 26 November 2017 via mobile

Called in For Sunday lunch. Very friendly, good menu and excellent quality and service - far better than average. Highly recommended and will go back again (only problem we live 200 miles away!). Also its very good value

Thank 22willp
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Went for meal and we all enjoyed Good food, good atmosphere and nice venue at a reasonable cost. For a village pub there is a lot to recommend and great to not have music in the background so we could enjoy the company of our...More

Thank John-Rosie-13
Reviewed 14 November 2017

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 4 November 2017

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 30 October 2017 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 26 October 2017

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 15 October 2017 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

1  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 27 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

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Questions & Answers
Judith F
1 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
30 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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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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