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The Teviot Smokery and Water Gardens

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Garden Centre and Cafe

Lovely gifts crafts and genuine local produce make this a place to visit. Good food and large... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
Ian L
Smoking Smokery

What a great place. Lovely seafood lunch, fish platter and cullen skink. Service good and friendly... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Scotland, United Kingdom
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  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“smoked salmon”(12 reviews)
“gift shop”(26 reviews)
“scones”(21 reviews)
The Teviot Smokery & Watergardens This Scottish Borders 4* visitor attraction is a family run establishment set on the banks of the River Teviot. We are open 7 days a week 9.00am - 5.00pm including bank holidays and we look forward to welcoming you...more
Kirkbank House | Eckford, Kelso TD5 8LE, Scotland
+44 1835 850253
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

Lovely gifts crafts and genuine local produce make this a place to visit. Good food and large selection of plants and garden equipment.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ian L
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Fantastic food and service wonderful place to visit i remember when it first opened and wow it grown so much i have you fish in my outside pond i bought here well over 10 years ago .lovely place to visit even if just got a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LadyIreneWoods
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Lovely coffee and cake,fantastic shop to browse around ans lovely walks in the gardens outside.Great selection of their own smoked meats and fish.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bikerjen
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

What a great place. Lovely seafood lunch, fish platter and cullen skink. Service good and friendly staff. Gift shop worth a look round with some competitive pricing.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank yunshou57
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Called in for some smoked products and spent a small fortune. Friendly staff and good choice of gifts and food products.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bertiebassett2014
Reviewed 13 October 2018

The cafe is lovely and the staff are kind. The water gardens is beautiful with ponds, small waterfalls and a river walk. Only thing is that even though the water gardens are free, the cafe and shop are pricey. Overall it was a great experience.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank melissa333x
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Lovley gift shop and really nice food in cafe fantastic water gardens free of charge. Something for everyone here.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank acocallis
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped on our way to Kelso for a snack lunch and changed our minds when we saw the menu and ‘Dish of the day’. My wife had a delicious Smoked chicken and ham salad with a generous portion and loads of flavour and variety, she...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 217peterm
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Saw a leaflet for this place when we visited the Chainbridge Honey Farm which is well worth a visit although dogs can’t go in the exhibit but there’s plenty to see outside and the bus cafe is good. We thought that it would be a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Phillip J
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Popped in on our way back down south after stopping in Kelso. A well laid out shop and cafeteria greet you once you are inside. Lots if different smoked salmon options are on sale,its just a shame we didn't have enough time to look around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank freddiedoncaster
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Siobhan C
1 May 2018|
Response from Keith R | Property representative |
coffee shop, shop and garden centre area are accessible. Gardens and Watergardens are not but there is a viewing balcony
19 October 2016|
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Response from Keith R | Property representative |
sorry no dogs allowed in the Watergardens