Eating and Drinking

There are many places in the local area providing lunches and evening meals. We would recommend the following restaurants and cafes for their great menus and good service.


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.

Trigony House Hotel
Country House Hotel set in four acres. Award winning rustic cuisine and informal dining. Dog friendly. Booking recommended.


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

The Craigdarroch Arms Hotel
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A lively local pub serving an extensive ‘pub grub’  and take away menu. Guest ales on draft. Bands are often booked to play in the ‘Coach House’ at weekends and there is an open folk session early on Wednesday evenings.

The George cafe open 9ish-5ish every day from 5th June.


The Boathouse                                                Facebook-@TheBoathouseGlencaple

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