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The Teviot Smokery and Water Gardens

Kirkbank House | Eckford, Kelso TD5 8LE, Scotland
+44 1835 850253
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Brilliant gardens and restaurant

Visited last week. Wonderful garden centre with lovely healthy plants and super garden pots... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jlindatopping
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Inverness, United Kingdom
Absolutely Brilliant

Really wonderful. We loved it. Beautiful gardens to see and walk by the river. Wonderful plants... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lezt45cdo
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Arbroath, United Kingdom
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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 to our friendly, peaceful and picturesque rural oasis in the heart of the Borderlands. Free parking and free admission to our Watergardens Disabled access to the Restaurant, Shop and Garden Sales Area Free Wi-Fi We welcome coach parties for lunches, high teas etc with prior arrangement
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  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“scones” (19 reviews)
“gift shop” (23 reviews)
“smoked salmon” (9 reviews)
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Kirkbank House | Eckford, Kelso TD5 8LE, Scotland
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+44 1835 850253
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"scones"
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"gift shop"
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"garden centre"
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"morning coffee"
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"attentive staff"
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"fish pond"
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"cullen skink"
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"christmas shopping"
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"kippers"
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"food hall"
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"riverside walk"
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"well stocked shop"
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"sandwich"
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"lovely walk"
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited last week. Wonderful garden centre with lovely healthy plants and super garden pots. Lovely riverside garden with splendid array of shrubs etc. Finished off visit with coffee and delicious fresh scones in the restaurant. Staff pleasant.. good way to spend a morning or afternoon

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really wonderful. We loved it. Beautiful gardens to see and walk by the river. Wonderful plants and gifts on sale. Really good restaurant with great service and food. Just brilliant

Thank lezt45cdo
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Road signs are never help[ful in Northumbria, leaving things to the last minute, so you could very well drive right past and miss a lovely place to visit. The cafe has an outside seating area which is dog friendly, the interior cafe is very pleasant...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit Scotland regularly and always pop in to the Smokery. Unfortunately our last visit for coffee and a cake was a let down. We had to wait ages to be served; I could understand this if they were busy, but they weren’t. We had...More

Thank Halfmoonanne
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would advise anybody who doesnt know the area to slow down when you think you are close to the Teviot Smokery as there are no advance signs before you reach the entrance. It is a lovely garden centre with a big pond of koi...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Great shop.... suoerb range of quality products. I found my favourite perfume, Inis,in the shop. Not stocked widely but it was there're andSihadforgotten to pack perfume,finding a handbag sized roll on hobby was just the ticket!

Thank Rustie55
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely garden centre however the water gardens were very disappointing and the fact that we couldn’t see an actual smokery of the fish being cooked was a massive let down

Thank Stacey B
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Well worth a visit, the breakfasts are gorgeous....and the shop sells any amount of lovely unusual things as well as excellent produce.

Thank Nuee
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

had a super lunch here staff friendly and food good. the cullenskink was really tasty. well worth browsing the gift shop lots of great food and presents to buy.

Thank nina j
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Went with Mum for her birthday lunch and to do a bit of Christmas shopping. The shop is great with very varied, interesting and sometimes unusual stock: gardening equipment, clothing, delicatessen, jewellery, greetings cards, wines/ales/whiskies. The food served in the restaurant is always fabulous (love...More

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Siobhan C
1 May 2018|
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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
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Ann2504
19 October 2016|
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Response from Keith R | Property representative |
sorry no dogs allowed in the Watergardens
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