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The Hightae Inn Restaurant

) #3 of 18 Restaurants in Lockerbie $$ - $$$ British, Healthy,
High Road | Hightae, Lockerbie DG11 1JS, Scotland
+44 1387 811711
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good5%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (11 reviews)
“risotto” (2 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
British, Healthy, Gastropub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
High Road | Hightae, Lockerbie DG11 1JS, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 119 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a divine meal here on our way south from Edinburgh. Every dish was delicious and the marmalade bread and butter pudding was the perfect ending to a fantastic dinner. Highly recommend the restaurant!!!

Thank Lucy W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small very friendly establishment. I'd advise to book your table beforehand as this place is very popular. The quality of the food is just perfect and the personal service given was highly appreciated. For a special occasion this venue can not be beaten. Only downside...More

Thank Graham J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this gem completely by accident. Needed something to eat while driving home from the south of England to Montrose. Didn't fancy motorway grub so searched for restaurants near Lockerbie. The Hightae Inn sounded the best although there weren't many reviews. It was a...More

Thank Keith P
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Excellent food, small, friendly environment, just wish it wasn't 200 miles away or we could go more often!

Thank Landa148687
MarkAndMorag, Owner at The Hightae Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Huge thanks for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor - we're really chuffed you enjoyed your meal here in Hightae. We hope to see you again soon. M&M, The Hightae Inn.

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Home cooked food of a very good standard in a small,friendly environment. I had a steak cooked to my liking which was as tender as I think i've ever had. My party of three all agreed that the meal was lovely,the wine list had enough...More

Thank Middleagedman54
MarkAndMorag, Owner at The Hightae Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

You came, you ate, you liked it. We source our Belted Galloway steaks from Kilnford Barns Farm in Dumfries and we think they're the best as well. Many thanks for finding us here in Hightae. Cheers, M&M, The Hightae Inn.

Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, a small menu with various meat, fish and veg option, cooked from fresh produce. Dining in a warm, beautifully decorated dining area.

Thank Heide B
MarkAndMorag, Owner at The Hightae Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Huge thanks for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor Heide - so glad you enjoyed your evening supper. We'd love to have you back - just give us a call to book a table. Cheers, M&M, The Hightae Inn.

Reviewed 15 April 2017

Having received a thank you from my boss our evening at the hightae inn was very good , Mark made us feel very welcome and relaxed, no rush with anything. The ambience of the inn was warm and quiet . Having selected our food we...More

Thank jimandmo2017
MarkAndMorag, Owner at The Hightae Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to place your review on TripAdvisor - we're so glad you enjoyed your evening supper here in Hightae. We look forward to seeing you again - just give us a call. Cheers, M&M, The Hightae Inn

Reviewed 9 April 2017

Faultless Food and Faultless Staff. Each time we visit food appears to get better and better. Morag constantly changes menu and we have never been disappointed with food or changes. Visited twice in March and had different vegetarian meals (even though I am not a...More

Thank Bill R
MarkAndMorag, Owner at The Hightae Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Always good to see you when you visit from the East Coast and chuffed at your comments. Will keep a table for you for September - just give us a call. Cheers, M&M, The Hightae Inn

Reviewed 18 March 2017

Wonderful little (6 tables) restaurant and bar and accommodation (not viewed). Best fresh food. Small but good menu. Great bar with well stocked whiskies and gins. A little hard to find but well worth it. Sat Nav recommened. 20 mins out of Lockerbie. Thanks Morag...More

Thank jimguru
MarkAndMorag, Owner at The Hightae Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Many thanks for coming over and eating with us here in Hightae - we're so glad you like what we do. It'd be great to see you again. TOP TIP - Satnavs can behave wonderfully oddly at times however we're just 10 minutes from the...More

Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Completely enjoyed every minute of our visit here. Food was delicious, plentiful and reasonably priced. Very talented chef. Well worth going off the beaten track! Mark was a great host and very attentive. Restaurant is small but beautifully decorated and very cosy. We'll definitely be...More

Thank Copacabana551
MarkAndMorag, Owner at The Hightae Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to post your review - we're so glad you enjoyed your evening supper here in Hightae. We'd love to have you back - just give us a call. Cheers, M&M, The Hightae Inn

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Geoff C
10 January 2015|
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Response from MarkAndMorag | Property representative |
Geoff - we're DG11 1JS. Care if using satnav though, as it'll lead you along some pretty wretched wee lanes. Best to follow directions on our website. Cheers M&M, The Hightae Inn.
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samcam10
22 December 2014|
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Response from MarkAndMorag | Property representative |
Head out of Lockerbie on the A709 towards Lochmaben. Ignore the first signpost for Hightae after the traffic lights at the bridge (very narrow road), instead continue to Lochmaben and turn first left at the church... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 26 - USD 39
Cuisine
British, Healthy, Gastropub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 23:00
Thursday
18:30 - 23:00
Friday
18:30 - 23:00
Saturday
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Road | Hightae, Lockerbie DG11 1JS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Lockerbie
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 811711
  • E-mail
Description
A great little Restaurant with rooms open for Evening Suppers 5 nights a week (closed Mondays & Tuesdays) serving locally sourced home cooked food to order in our cosy lounge bar. As we only have a limited number of covers and the table is yours for the night, booking really is essential.
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