Order Online for Takeaway / Delivery

We are delighted to launch our brand new service for online ordering - for takeaway or delivery. Online ordering for table service is also available - simply scan the QR code and order!

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Restaurant, Beer Garden and Accomodation Open


Due to current COVID Tier 2 restrictions we are currently able to serve food and drink in the restaurant, bar and beer garden at the following times:

Restaurant (food only)

Monday - Friday 12pm-2:30pm, 5pm-9pm (Last orders 8:30pm), drink served from 12 onwards (bar closes 10:30pm)
Saturday / Sunday 12pm-9pm (last orders 8:30PM), drink served from 12 onwards (bar closes 10:30pm)

Beer Garden (food and alcohol)

Monday - Sunday, open from 12 noon. Closing time can vary depending on weather, and is at the discretion of management.


Open to all customers, tourism or work related. Please contact the hotel directly for up to date check in and check out times.

Although we are thrilled to be back, our staff and customer safety is our priority and in order to ensure this we have adapted some of our services and adopted the following basic procedures.

  • Face masks are always required in public areas
  • Hand sanitising stations located throughout the hotel
  • Social distancing in operation in all areas
  • All areas of the hotel are fully sanitised before, during and after service

We look forward to welcoming all of our wonderful customers, new and old, back to the hotel in the near future

Robert, Janette, Michael and All at the Elphinstone

During this difficult time, we are committed to helping our local community and easing things in whatever way possible.

The Elphinstone Hotel


A traditional and charming Coaching Inn situated in the centre of Biggar. Find out more about us

The Elph' has a long and illustrious history that goes back over 400 years. The owners, Robert and Janette Allen, along with their son, Michael, have been at the heart of the business for over twenty five years and offer a warm and friendly welcome to all visitors and locals alike. The family pride themselves on the continued patronage of a busy local trade with a high level of repeat custom which clearly tells its own story.

Scottish Tourist 3 Star Inn Award
Lanarkshire Business Excellence Awards 2016 Winner
Taste Our Best Award
The Elphinstone Hotel restaurant


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Accommodation at The Elphinstone Hotel Biggar


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Function Suite at The Elph

Function Suite

For your special occasion

Fresh Ingredients

We make every effort to source and utilise the best in fresh, local produce


We have 11 ensuite bedrooms, individually decorated.

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TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017 winner for both our hotel and restaurant