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The Laird and Dog

5 Main Street, Lasswade EH18 1NA, Scotland
+44 131 663 9219
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (14 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Main Street, Lasswade EH18 1NA, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Popped in here for tea after watching the rugby. The staff were very friendly both in the bar and in the restaurant. Large portions of steak pie and Cajun chicken burger which was good but too spicy for me, followed by a scrumptious dessert.

Thank 938fjg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in with my husband for lunch on a whim and had a lovely time. The staff were very welcoming and friendly (very patient and accommodating with my 2 year old), which is always important to me. We ordered our daughter’s starter first and it...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped down for a meal with my girlfriend for my birthday. I had the Chicken Balmoral and chips. It's a dish I really like, but the one done here is very poor and wasn't as tasty as many good takes on the dish I have...More

Thank Eyebaws
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, lovely, friendly staff, clean room with comfy bed & good value for money!!! Defo worth a visit

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Needed a room for the night for a stay in Midlothian at short notice. Room very reasonably priced online so took a chance and was not disappointed. When I arrived the bar area was quite busy with a mixture of families and people that looked...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food, service and atmosphere. I had the curry and it was excellent. We stopped after visiting Rosslyn Chapel and we are very glad we did. Would definitely come again!

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch after visiting Rosslyn Chapel and are so glad we did. The food was delicious and the service was wonderful. The atmosphere was very friendly and inviting.

Thank Helen60014
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We selected The Laird and Dog from a fair range of local venues.. Turned out to be a blinding choice.. Great food, great atmosphere, tasty real ale and to to top it off a liquor coffee done right... small things done right matter.. Thank You...

Thank CHAZLEY123
Adam B, Manager at The Laird and Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thanks for taking the time to leave the feed back, so glad you enjoyed it see you again soon.

Reviewed 26 February 2018

We visited here as a very large party of adults and kids of all ages. We had booked in advance so the staff had everything ready for us. They were really accommodating and helpful. The food was served quickly, there were no mistakes with the...More

Thank AmandaCrosbie
Adam B, Manager at The Laird and Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Thanks for the feedback much appreciated.

Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Visited for lunch. First time for while and phone booking had got lost but can-do attitude sorted things out for a party of six despite being busy on a Sunday. Food was and no complaints from anyone. Possibly a bit a slow for some but...More

2  Thank pophammy
Adam B, Manager at The Laird and Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Thanks for the feedback, hopefully see you again soon.

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Questions & Answers
12 April 2018|
Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I went on a Saturday and it was busy but it was Easter weekend. I have only been the once so am sorry I cannot comment on how busy it will be
Peter B
20 March 2018|
Response from Nightowll | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would advise to book
Maria L
31 December 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Main Street, Lasswade EH18 1NA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Midlothian  >  Lasswade
  • Phone Number: +44 131 663 9219
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