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##Level 4 Restrictions apply from 26 Dec 2020. This pub will be closed but MAY operate a takeaway service ##

Remaining totally closed for now.
Plans to reopen as restrictions are relaxed but no decision yet to when this will happen.

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Laird & Dog Inn

5 High Street
EH18 1NA

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Opening Times

Monday9.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday9.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday9.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday9.00 am - Midnight
Friday9.00 am - 1.00 am
Saturday9.00 am - 1.00 am
Sunday9.00 am - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

9am - 9 Mon - Sat
9am - 8 Sun

About the Pub

Comfortable village local, just five miles from central Edinburgh. It caters for all tastes having different areas for either a quiet drink, a meal or a game of pool accompanied by music. The walls are decorated with old photographs along with a possible explanation of the origin of the village name. There is also a conservatory restaurant, with an unusual bottle-shaped well by the entrance. Meals served all day, but just breakfast until noon. Scottish Hospitality Pub of the Year 2018 and Best Bar None Midlothian 2018 and 2019.

NOTE: Alcoholic drinks are served from 11am

Regular cask ales

No beers listed Add regular beers

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Fyne Ales --varies--
  • Stewart --varies--
  • Tryst --varies--

Often from smaller breweries.

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Laird & Dog Inn, Lasswade


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    10% off food (excluding deals)

  • UsesAutovac Return tray
  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden

    Paved area by car park.

  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    In bar, cats also.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    While children are allowed until 8pm, this is not a family oriented pub. Kids menu.

  • Accommodation Accommodation

    11 rooms. Cost (pppn sharing) is £40-50. Breakfast included.

  • Events Events

    Quiz every Monday.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Pool, dominoes.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Open mic Thu, general session 2nd Friday of month, occasional bands on Saturdays.

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Shelter in carpark.

  • SportsTV Sports TV

    Sky; BT.

  • WiFi Wifi


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Laird & Dog Inn

5 High Street
EH18 1NA

Sat Nav Reference

55.8834, -3.1153


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Nearby Bus Routes (5m)

Lothian: 31; East Coast: 140; Lothian: N31

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Closest Station (2400m)



A768, near river

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