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The Limetree Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
British, Scottish, European
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Hartfell House Hartfell Crescent | Hartfell Crescent, Moffat DG10 9AL, Scotland
+44 1683 220153
18:30 - 20:30
Closed now
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Sun 12:30 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 18:30 - 20:30
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82 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A fabulous night all round!! Outstanding food! Outstanding service!! And outstanding company!! A massive thank you to all at The Limetree. You guys made our night xxxxx

Thank Cassie E
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

My Mum, Dad, Brother & I went here for an evening meal on our LEJOG Cycling Challenge, it was absolutely brilliant food and service and really homely, welcoming and accommodating. My Dad is Gluten-Free and my Mum has allergy to peppers and they could have such a lovely meal as well. The chef made my Mum a special adaptation of... More 

1 Thank Phil G
Moffat, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Service,food, drinks were excellent, the dining room was cosy , would have preferred to sit in a lounge to have drinks and order food rather than sit in the dining room all night

1 Thank bluepinky
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

This small hotel/restaurant is perfect for those who enjoy top quality food served in a homely intimate setting, food is of the highest quality served by the owner who is very knowledgeable about the produce he is serving. Our meal was faultless and will stay in the memory for a long time.

1 Thank Gordons63
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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181 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

A small restaurant with very high standards of service and quality. The menu is relatively limited but what is available is of high standard. The wine menu is more extensive, but some of the wines seemed comparatively pricey but there were some very good wines at under £20.

Thank J S
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner last night. Everything was perfect! The building is fabulous, situation lovely, service was friendly & efficient. The food was amazing. We had the 3 courses for £29 & it was worth every penny I can't recommend this restaurant highly enough they got everything right

1 Thank Wendy A
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

It is always a treat to visit The Limetree. Our meals were delicious and the service was excellent. This restaurant is special and, in our opinion, number one in Moffat. Looking forward to a return visit soon.

1 Thank Sweethearts424
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I can not rate this lovely restaurant highly enough. We went with 3 generations, the youngest being 19 months. They catered for all of us beautifully. Plastic cups and special small cuttlery made me feel so at ease about bringing young children to what seems a very grown up place. The food was first rate, the staff helpful and friendly.... More 

1 Thank Clare W
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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250 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Every time we visit the Limetree Restaurant we have loved our meal and this visit was just as special. The fish chowder was delicious as was the main course of local area lamb. Melt in the mouth The chef combines flavours with such talent and skill. Nice portion size and well priced wine. Highly recommend and wish we lived nearer!

1 Thank ajkedar
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

We have eaten here twice and both times had fantastic food with peaceful atmosphere and lots of attention to detail. Highly recommended.

1 Thank Mr M C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 28 - USD 42
British, Scottish, European
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
18:30 - 20:30
18:30 - 20:30
18:30 - 20:30
18:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hartfell House Hartfell Crescent | Hartfell Crescent, Moffat DG10 9AL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Moffat
  • Phone Number: +44 1683 220153
The Limetree has been one of the top restaurants in South West Scotland for more than a decade. There is consistent emphasis on the best quality ingredients, many sourced from the Moffat area and seasonal cooking.Chef Matt Seddon sums it up well: "I cook what I like to eat - real food - big taste, real flavour, no fuss."

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?