The Dean Tavern

Flawlessly Hosting Functions

When you're looking for capable venue hire, turn to our exceptional facilities in Newtongrange, Midlothian. With catering services optionally available, we have everything you need to commemorate occasions in style and comfort.

We will respond asap to confirm your booking, thank you.

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Hosting your celebration

Depending on your preferences and requirements, we will provide impeccable catering services and refreshments alongside our venue hire.  No matter the occasion, The Dean is happy to cater to your celebration. Events we host include:

  • Retirements

  • Anniversaries

  • Weddings

  • Family Gatherings

  • Fundraisers

  • Charity Events

  • Birthdays (for People Aged 25 and Older)

Commemorate a loved one


With tremendous respect and compassion, we perform catering for funeral gatherings and will gladly assist in preparing the menu.

Friendly and approachable, our staff will help you to plan ahead by taking into account the number of people attending.  Discussing costs with you, we'll work to set your mind at ease and take care of the catering arrangements to give you one less thing to worry about.

We will respond to your enquiry asap, thank you.


Venue Specifications:


A number of our attractive rooms are available for hire. These include:

The Function Hall

The Function Hall

For information and specifications of The Function Hall, please click below to find out more.

The Temperance Room

The Temperance Room

Meeting capacity: up to 18
Celebration capacity: up to 30

Unfortunately, The Temperance Room is not wheelchair friendly as it is accessed by a staircase. It can be used for small meetings and private functions.

The Lamp Room

The Lamp Room

Seating 30 people, there's nothing better than the fulfilling feeling provided by hearty pub food. That's why our pleasant restaurant offers a menu of delicious snacks and meals. This room has full disabled access with a ramp at the main side entrance to the restaurant. The disabled toilet is also situated here and there is wheelchair access into the main bar.


Contact us now to find out more, or to book one of our function rooms.

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Corporate Functions

The Dean Tavern is available to host a range of corporate events. With skill and professionalism, we cater for a variety of functions, including:

  • Conferences

  • Employee Away Days

  • Training

  • Public Consultations

  • Meetings

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