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The Paper Mill

2-4 Westmill Road, Lasswade EH18 1LX, Scotland
+44 131 663 1412
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (20 reviews)
“cullen skink” (8 reviews)
“bread” (20 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2-4 Westmill Road, Lasswade EH18 1LX, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are recommended the Paper Mill by a friend who lives near by as we were on holiday for a few days in this area. First impressions - Wow what a beautiful and stylish decor, it was gorgeous. The round table for 6 was perfect...More

Thank ErmerP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took our 5 year old. Great food. Great service. Food arrived quickly. Great value and lovely place to relax in.

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit but first for dinner. Not the biggest menu but could not fault the food - delicious. Attentive, discrete service. 3 course meal for 2 including 2 cocktails was under £70 so excellent value for money. We will be back for a third visit

Thank millymollymandy2612
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting this lovely waterside establishment and was pleasantly surprised at the atmosphere that was being generated inside Had good arrangements of drinks from beers cocktails and spirits throughout the evening Very welled run by staff considering the amount of people present And an added bonus...More

Thank Pjs C
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Went here with friends and had a really wonderful meal, first Time I have been here but it won't be the last although friends had been here before the food truly was scrumtious also the staff were really nice especially Graham.

Thank sheilam16363
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely meal and relaxed atmosphere. So nice to get a Christmas set menu which is not like a production line. Fantastic. Highly recommend.

Thank MKB7
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Our friend had her birthday meal here a while back and it was very tasty with a distinct Scottish flavour. Would go back again.

Thank Duncan W
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We had a wonderful extended family lunch at the Paper Mill. Very child friendly which was great with a 6 and 4 year old. Food was really good and great service.

Thank Kirsty Y
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We were looking for a place for a business meeting at just after 9am in Midlothian with participants coming from East Lothian and west Edinburgh. The Paper Mill ticked a number of boxes. It's easy to find on a riverside location at Lasswade, minutes from...More

Thank Nigel D
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Another amazing family Sunday Lunch.. food was hot and delicious.. service was fantastic from the moment we entered until we left.

Thank JudiO2112
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Questions & Answers
13 September 2017|
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Response from Barry T | Property representative |
Hi there Sorry we are closed Xmas day The Paper Mill
18 November 2016|
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Response from Kerryx3 | Reviewed this property |
yes they do
21 June 2016|
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Response from grannyhanlan | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do but they change so best to go on line and update will be there. They had a bruschetta with feta and that was lovely as we were there the other day. Sorry I'm not much help
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$42
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-4 Westmill Road, Lasswade EH18 1LX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Midlothian  >  Lasswade
  • Phone Number: +44 131 663 1412
  • E-mail
Overlooking the River Esk, The Paper Mill is a newly opened all day bar and brasserie in an historic and tranquil setting. The Paper Mill is somewhere for locals and visitors alike to pop in for a morning coffee and one of our home baked cakes, Sunday brunch with the papers or an evening meal and a carafe of wine. The bar is home to an ever changing assortment of beers, handpicked from the best Scottish breweries and some premium products from further afield.
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