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.


If you would like to come and see us, the kitchen is open at the below times:

Restaurant (food only)

Monday - Friday 12pm-2:30pm, 5pm-8:30pm (Last orders 8:15pm), Saturday 12pm-9pm (last orders 8:30pm) Sunday - 12pm- 8:30pm (last orders 8:15pm)

The bar is open 7 days a week from 11am.
The function room is available for all events and family gatherings. Give us a call to see what we can do for you.

Team Elph

Scottish Tourist 3 Star Inn Award
Lanarkshire Business Excellence Awards 2016 Winner
Taste Our Best Award

The Elphinstone Hotel restaurant


Lunch & Dinner Menus

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