Eating Out

We would recommend the following restaurants and cafes for their great menus and good service.


The Buccleuch and Queensberry Arms Hotel  booking recommended. Dogs are allowed in the Restaurant Bar.

Thomas Tosh Great for lunch and a browse around the lovey gifts and books. Home baked cakes and scones, hearty soups, paninis, and a range of specials and veggie options. Licensed. Call 01848 331 553.


Glen Whisk Cafe and Bistro. A great range of home made cakes, soups and sandwiches. Dog friendly garden.

Piccola Italia Fantastic Italian restaurant- our favourite place to eat. Booking Essential at the weekend, closed Mondays.


The Boathouse Great place for lunch en route to Caerlaverock Castle. Lovely views over the estuary. Dogs allowed on the balcony outside. Booking recommended.