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The Restaurant at The Woodpecker

20 Wide Close , Lanark , United Kingdom, ML117LX
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Restaurant Hours;
Monday - Closed
Tuesday - Closed
Wednesday - Friday 12:00 - 2:30pm Lunch 5:00-9:30pm
Saturday and Sunday 12:00pm - 9:30pm

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About The Restaurant at The Woodpecker

Contemporary, Informal City Style dining in the historic town of Lanark.

We think you’ll be delighted by our spectacular food and surprised by how much of it we are able to source from the surrounding area, allowing us to have an ever changing menu of seasonal produce at sensible prices.

Led by head chef Ian Kerr our team have cooked for a host of famous diners including Janet Jackson, Mick Jagger and Oasis and worked across the globe with the likes of Heston Blumenthal and Marco Pierre White, yet you’ll find a warm, friendly and informal atmosphere with an emphasis on you having a great time enjoying fantastic food (and wine of course).

We look forward to welcoming you to The Restaurant at The Woodpecker.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 17 March 2019

First time visiting and really enjoyed our main meal we felt the sweet menu could have been better but that won't put us off returning excellent customer service too

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Visited On Sunday, 17 March 2019

Highly recommend the food and service were exceptional!

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Visited On Saturday, 16 March 2019

Delicious food great service. Spoiled for choice with the menu will need to return.

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Visited On Thursday, 14 March 2019

Great food with friendly service excellent place to dine

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Visited On Friday, 15 March 2019

Very nice meal.

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Visited On Thursday, 14 March 2019

Beautiful food, lovely service.

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Visited On Thursday, 14 March 2019

First time dining at the Woodpecker. Most impressed and planning a return visit.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 March 2019

Our meal and the service at the Woodpecker was excellent. Cant wait to book again.

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Visited On Sunday, 10 March 2019

Lovely meal, would certainly visit again

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Visited On Friday, 08 March 2019

Staff lovely. The amuse bouche was a nice touch.

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Visited On Friday, 08 March 2019

Staff and ambiance great. Wine £25 for screw top Malbec that wasn't that good. Food was seriously under seasoned. Shame as if that is sorted this would be top place in Lanark.

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Visited On Thursday, 07 March 2019

visited using an itison voucher . we really enjoyed our meal food presentation taste and quality all excellent staff friendly attentive and efficient will definitely be back

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Visited On Sunday, 03 March 2019

Amazing meal and service had an unbelievable itson deal, been to the restaurant a few times now and loved it every time

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Visited On Friday, 01 March 2019

We've been here a few times now & always find the food lovely & the service very friendly 😁

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Visited On Thursday, 28 February 2019

Fantastic food.....what a talented chef....well worth a visit. Will definitely return

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Visited On Saturday, 23 February 2019

Had a fantastic meal which all 4 of us thoroughluy enjoyed. 1st time with you in about a year & feel that the restaurant has improved in service, food quality & a great relaxed atmosphere.

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Visited On Saturday, 23 February 2019

Lovely modern Scottish restaurant. Great food, atmosphere and service. Exactly what Lanark needs.

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Visited On Friday, 22 February 2019

Lovely meal, the hake with miso very good.

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Visited On Friday, 22 February 2019

First time visiting here we came for our 5th wedding anniversary. what a wee gem of a place in lanark, We had lovely meal. We had the 2 course Market Menu that we got on an itison voucher as a gift. It came with a good choice for starters and Mains we then had an addition of a dessert to die for. Great service, and chefs will be back again

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Visited On Saturday, 16 February 2019

Lovely evening, great food and service. Will definitely book again. Thanks

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Visited On Saturday, 16 February 2019

First visit for lunch, food of excellent quality and lovely friendly staff.

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Visited On Sunday, 10 February 2019

The food was beautifully presented and cooked to perfection,the serving staff were 10/10,our server couldn't of been any more helpful or informative about the food. Really enjoyed our experience we will be back. The ambience and service was exceptional and made our dinner an amazing experience. Highly recommended,very quick and efficient.

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Visited On Friday, 08 February 2019

My husband ordered the ribeye steak and paid d the supplement however the steak was poor, was tasteless and very disappointing.

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Hello Mrs Egan, I am so sorry that your husband's steak wasn’t as he would like when you visited us. Our head chef selects the very best locally sourced meat from an artisan craft butcher and prepares every dish with great love and pride with the aim of making sure every single one of our customers leaves fully satisfied. We are obviously both surprised and disappointed at your experience and would like to try and correct it. We would like to invite you back to give us an opportunity to explain how we source and prepare our meat and cook you another meal which hopefully you will enjoy. I have sent you a personal email to this effect as well. Kind Regards Stephanie Forrest General Manager

Responded On Thursday, 14 February 2019
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Visited On Thursday, 07 February 2019

Very pleasant evening, lovely surprise that complementary glass of wine was included in the deal. Staff very friendly.

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Visited On Sunday, 03 February 2019

Although the food is very tasty and nicely presented, we felt we had to wait just a little too long for our main course. however we will be back as the menu choices are less predictable than in some other places.

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