The Open Arms Hotel

The Open Arms Hotel

01620 850 241

Main Street, Dirleton
Lothian EH39 5EG



This charming family-run hotel, restaurant and brasserie is situated between Gullane Golf Course and the popular seaside town of North Berwick with easy road and rail links to the beautiful surrounding countryside and places of interest. The hotel stands in a delightfully tranquil location opposite historic Dirleton Castle and overlooking the village green. Accommodation offers 12 luxuriously appointed and individually designed en-suite bedrooms incorporating traditional Scottish décor. Rooms are also fully equipped with TV, complimentary wi-fi, tea/coffee maker and luxury toiletries. The lounge areas are comfortable and cosy with open fires in the winter and during the warmer months a courtyard provides the perfect spot to relax and enjoy a pre-dinner drink.

The hotel has deservedly gained a reputation with locals and visitors alike for its first class cuisine. Meals are freshly prepared using locally sourced seasonal produce whenever possible and are beautifully presented to your table. Relax and enjoy à la carte menus in the stylish contemporary Deveau’s Brasserie or Marquee Room. For a more formal setting choose the elegant Library Restaurant with its wonderful ambience and fine dining menu. Function rooms are also available for private occasions.

The impressive menus provide an appetising selection of Starters, delicious Mains (including Scottish beef, venison, poultry, fish, sea food, vegetarian), and irresistible Desserts. The drinks list offers an excellent range of wines, whiskies, liqueur coffees and premium teas. The Open Arms also caters for those requiring a gluten free diet and although GF is not marked on the menus, many of the dishes can be adapted on request. The friendly and knowledgeable staff are more than happy to answer questions regarding food preparation and ingredients and advise on menu choice.

Whether enjoying a meal or a short break, the team at The Open Arms endeavour to make your experience a joyful and memorable one.

“Lovely hotel in beautiful surroundings. Excellent food and first class service. Many dishes can be adapted for GF on request.” Gluten Free Dining

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Opening Hours


Lunch served: 12.00 noon to 1.30pm Monday to Saturday

and 12.00 noon to 2.00p.m. Sunday.

Dinner served: 5.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. Sunday to Thursday
and 5.30 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. Friday and Saturday



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