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Church in Haddington

St Mary's Parish Church

Rising cathedral tall beside the River Tyne is St Mary's, the largest parish church in Scotland. Founded in 1380, the structure took nearly 100 years to complete – only to meet near ruin in the 1540s during the Sieg…
Historic Building in Haddington

Lennoxlove House

A mile south of Haddington is this hidden gem of a country house dating originally from 1345, with major extensions and renovations from the 17th to the early 20th centuries. It contains fine furniture and paintings…
Gastropub in Haddington

Waterside Bistro

This local institution beside the River Tyne serves up top-notch bistro fare made with Lothians produce and fresh Scottish fish. Its restaurant and well-stocked bar occupy two floors of rustic-chic rooms – but on a …
Pub in Haddington

Tyneside Tavern

This snug boozer in an 18th-century house serves a decent range of spirits, craft beers and cask ales in a low-beamed space sporting wooden booths, stained-glass windows and, in winter, a real fire. It also houses a…