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Reviewed 30 August 2021

Fantastic freshly home made food - Staff very friendly and helpful - first visit for years wont be the last would highly recommend. Very clean and tidy.

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 21 August 2021 via mobile

Lovely freshly cooked lunch followed by coffee and delicious cake. All served by really friendly and helpful staff. It was very well priced for the cooked to order food that we were served. Great location, right in the centre of bathgate, it has a warm,...cosy vibe to it. Would highly recommend and will definitely go back.More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 27 June 2021

Popped in for a last minute lunch with my friend who was visiting. This was my first visit to the cottage but it won’t be my last. Food was delicious and extremely well priced and service was fantastic!

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 16 May 2021 via mobile

Just nipped in this afternoon and was pleasantly surprised by the moresh great good. Even the soda and lime was refreshing and there isn't much places that would prepare that drink right. I had macaroni with chips and small salad, meragine and coffee as well....Staff were friendly and service was great.More

Date of visit: May 2021
sneddors, Owner at The Cottage Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2021

Thank you very much for taking the time see you soon 🙂

Reviewed 9 May 2021

I love The Cottage, the food is always delicious and served fresh! Service from the lovely Helen is always first class! Lots of options available and can honestly say there’s never been anything that I’ve not really enjoyed! The meringues are spectacular and lots of...delicious home baking to choose from! Absolutely worth visiting!More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 5 May 2021 via mobile

So cozy, great food & menu has that personal touch as well, will definitely return, definitely has that cozy cottage feel

Date of visit: May 2021
sneddors, Owner at The Cottage Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2021

Thanks x

Reviewed 28 October 2020

First time in the cottage for a long time. Ordered 2 breakfasts and they came lovely and hot (all butchers products) service was amazing and all staff so friendly... made to feel welcome and at ease with all safety measures in place too... this will...be our new local meeting point for breakfast. Thank you all at the cottage 🥰More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 25 September 2020 via mobile

Lovely welcome, very clean and adhering to restrictions, excellent breakfast at a reasonable price. Tea in a china cup 😊

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 3 September 2020 via mobile

Always great to pop into the Cottage for a quick bite of lunch. Home cooked, tasty and staff all friendly. Can't ask for much more! Great to be supporting a local business rather than big franchise for a change.

Date of visit: August 2020
sneddors, Owner at The Cottage Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2020

Thanks for your review 😉

Reviewed 30 August 2020

Great food. Good price. Staff so lovely and friendly. Good atmosphere in cafe. Would definitely recommend this café.

Date of visit: August 2020
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29 May 2017|
Response from Sheila F | Reviewed this property |
This review was how I found it to be. I gave an honest opinion as to what happened that day.
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13 September 2015|
Response from Eileen S | Reviewed this property |
I think it is but only with a reservation.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Cottage Restaurant

Yes, The Cottage Restaurant offers takeaway services.

The Cottage Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5