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The Sun Inn

Lothianbridge, Dalkeith EH22 4TR, Scotland
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (22 reviews)
“fish pie” (14 reviews)
“bread” (41 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lothianbridge, Dalkeith EH22 4TR, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love the sun inn, have done since the mintos have taken it over, by far the best place for dinner in Midlothian, as it goes for breakfast not up to their usual high standards, not far off being very good though just a few...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited for lunch yesterday, after getting Itison vouchers for the tasting menu. The menu was the same as the "sample" one on itison's website. There wasn't any mains I would eat, so they let me swap it for a steak pie off the lunch...More

Thank Abi S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Been talking about trying here for ages. I treated dad for his Xmas and we both thoroughly enjoyed it. Went for high tea in January 15 quid each for a main and cakes after. We were the only ones in and got sat by the...More

Thank blondiemay
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited with an Itison voucher for their 4 course taster menu. Food was excellent, couldn't be faulted, but their service was almost a bit too effecient! When we first arrived we were greated by a young waiter who brought us our complementary prosecco that...More

Thank valsreid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There isn't much to say that's positive about our breakfast experience at the Sun Inn. I've been for lunch and dinner which has always been great, it's a cracking place however their breakfast/brunch wasn't the same standard as their other meals in my opinion. Over...More

1  Thank DollDiamonds
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Place looks great and I always like the idea of going. The reality when I get there is overpriced for quite average dishes. I was disappointed with tonight’s Sunday roast dinner. Half of the meat on my plate was excellent but the other half was...More

2  Thank UKGem1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Birthday in the family so we decided to try the sun inn. Great experience. We had the set menu 3 courses for £20. All of us loved the choices and were exceptionally full at the end of the meal. Being a Sunday there were several...More

Thank Jiglian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for dinner with my wife. Good menu with plenty choices. We both had the fish pie which was very tasty! Puds looked nice but we were too full! Good value too and staff were friendly and efficient. Worth a visit.

Thank R_and_K_G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a lovely cappuccino and tasty scone in this warm, friendly, cozy inn this morning. The service was very good and the atmosphere was very pleasant. The location was very interesting just by the river and under a spectacular railway bridge. There was lovely...More

Thank annemarie m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed over and went to the NYE party which included a 5 course taster menu...room, food, atmosphere, service and entertainment was excellent.

Thank Carrie W
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6 August 2016|
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Response from Julia M | Reviewed this property |
No only dogs for the disabled ♿
5 June 2016|
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Response from Mark F | Reviewed this property |
Hi there - there were a few children in there yesterday. Ranging from a couple of babies up to early teens. I could hear one of the babies but as they were in a section behind me I couldn't say if there were any high... More
9 March 2016|
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Response from sinclair45 | Reviewed this property |
Never stayed overnight but I am sure the breakfasts would be very good.
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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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lothianbridge, Dalkeith EH22 4TR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Midlothian  >  Dalkeith
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