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Crown Inn

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
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109-111 High Street, Biggar ML12 6DL, Scotland
+44 1899 220116
12:00 - 20:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 20:30
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63 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Newly refurbished and reopened only 2 days ago. Characterful pub with Carvery on Sundays and good supporting menu. The veggies amongst us found something. Good selection of proper beers.

Thank Steve M
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I went for a Sunday carvery with my wife and nan. We hadn't booked ahead and it was very busy inside but we still managed to get a table straight away. The inside is very cosy and has a really nice calm chilled feeling to it. The food was lovely. There was plenty of meat which was cooked to perfection... More 

Thank A C
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took friends there for lunch as we had eaten there a few months ago and found the food and atmosphere very good. This time all four of us had a different dish from the menu and all were large portions and really tasty. I had steak pie and I've never seen so much meat in a pie! On both... More 

Thank Anne952
Huntingdon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Never having visited Biggar before, we relied on recommendations to chose where to eat. The Crown provided excellent, well cooked and presented meals from an extensive menu. The pies deserve particular mention, especially the square steak pie. The curry was full of flavours and the hunters chicken was succulent. The staff were friendly and welcoming and happily offered suggestions and... More 

Thank Hilary B
Chester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped en route from Chester to Edinburgh to stretch our legs and have a drink at the Crown Inn in Biggar. There was a real warm atmosphere as soon as we walked in and the staff were very friendly. In fact at the back of the pub were about 50 people having a gin tasting session.... More 

1 Thank Brigid M
City Of Edinburgh
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had Macaroni and it was delicious. Good to see that you could order smaller portions as well. Staff were friendly and helpful.

1 Thank Jeanette C
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Great event run in the hotel with crime writer and forensic scientist. Great food and fab fun. Lovely friendly host and hostess. Clean and pretty. Fun toilets too!! 🚽

1 Thank Lorna D
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Friendly staff, cozy surroundings and good fare. Pets are made welcome too. We arrived just after a large party had ordered and had to wait over half an hour for order but staff couldnt have been more apologetic and friendly. My wife was given a free drink for our wait. But the wait was worth it. Have visited many times... More 

1 Thank nick72Lanarkshire
Castle Douglas, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

My husband and I visited the crown for an evening meal, the staff were really friendly and the food was excellent. We were very impressed and will definitely return. Sorry to see some bad reviews as this was not our experience. Try for yourselves.

1 Thank jackie d
Huntly, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

After fantastic recommendations from previous visitors on Trip Advisor we ventured from our country hotel for a quiet night out and a much anticipated quality meal. We were greeted by friendly service staff, and led to a table next to the bar. Extensive Menu with reasonable country Pub prices - Ordered for Starters Ham and Lentil Soup, Peppers stuffed with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109-111 High Street, Biggar ML12 6DL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  South Lanarkshire  >  Biggar
  • Phone Number: +44 1899 220116
THE CROWN INN, Real Pub, Real Ale, Real Food!Open from 11am (12.30 Sun) until midnight apart from Friday when we're open until 1am.Food served everyday from 12 till 8.30pmWe were acredited by the Scottish Tourist Board and achieved the prestigious 'Eat Scotland' award in September 2006. In August 2007 (AWARDED AGAIN 2008,2009,2010,2011 & 2012)after vigourous testing we were awarded the prestigious Cask Marque award for excellence in Real Ales. We have since been reevaluated and were awarded full marks! In June 2008 (AWARDED AGAIN 2012) we have been accepted into the Scotch Beef Club after an extensive testing programme. All of our beef is sourced from Scottish farms and is hung for a minimum of 28 days ensuring that it is always of the highest quality and packed with flavour.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?