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Glenesk Hotel Fairways Restaurant & Golf View Cafe Bar

$$ - $$$British, ,
Glenesk Hotel | High Street, Edzell, Brechin DD9 7TF, Scotland
+44 1356 647333
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“steak” (8 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
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British, Scottish, Bar, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Glenesk Hotel | High Street, Edzell, Brechin DD9 7TF, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wrote a review for the restaurant in this hotel approx. a year ago, it was outstanding!!! On this occasion however, it wasn't the same experience unfortunately. All started well enough.. we were given menus, our drinks order taken & delivered, no problems. I watched...More

Thank KC1598
Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel Fairways Restaurant & Golf View Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback with regards to your recent visit to our Fairways Restaurant. I have investigated your comments with my Food and Beverage Team. The delay in your order being taken was indeed confusion beween my two senior members of staff - when...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the hotel and ate in the restaurant. The food is very good. I had a steak which was cooked as requested, not something that happens all the time and also it was no trouble to change the accompanying 'bits'. My husband's chicken...More

Thank toniShanghai
Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel Fairways Restaurant & Golf View Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good to have your feedback regarding the high quality of food you experienced both at Breakfast and Dinner service along with our amazing choices in Bar 360. Your comments will be past on to our food and beverage team. Kind Regards Martin McIlrath General Manager

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I stayed over night earlier in the week with a group of friends, enjoyed pre and post dinner drinks in the bar and dinner in the restaurant. Service in both was good, we all enjoyed our dinner (I had steak and it was nicely cooked)....More

Thank Gordon K
Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel Fairways Restaurant & Golf View Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Good to see that you enjoyed your Dinner along with drinks in our unique Bar 360 and were able to enjoy an overnight stay. We appreicate your feedback and pleased that you would stay with us again here at the Glenesk Hotel. Kind Regards, Martin...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We both had a steak and without doubt it was the best we had ever tasted. Seared and cooked to perfection. Service and the wine were first class. The staff were very friendly and helpful. A real gem in Edzell.More

1  Thank Alastair W
Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel Fairways Restaurant & Golf View Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thanks for the great feedback following your visit to our Restaurant. We pride ourselves on using local produce and to read that it was one of the best steaks you have ever tasted makes it all worthwhile. Our Head Chef and his team will appreciate...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for a family christening, we had a meal the night before which was beautiful sizes were big and lots to choose from. The rooms were stunning had everything in them, a sofa, chair, all the amenities you needed. The bed was a...More

Thank Kas101
Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel Fairways Restaurant & Golf View Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Thank you for posting your review following your recent stay with us. Good to read your comments with regards to your stay including your lunch experience. Our outdoor areas are appreciated when the weather is kind to us. Thank you for your recommendation. Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We ate here on Saturday 5th August, great service but the food was not worth the expensive prices. The incessant bagpipe music wasn't to our taste. Impressive gin and whiskey choices.More

Thank Susanne L
Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel Fairways Restaurant & Golf View Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for your feedback. Good to read that you appreciated our fantastic choice of Malts and Gins in our unique Bar 360. We have noted your comment with regards to our Menu prices but we do feel we offer high quality food in line...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to eat and drink with a nice view of the golf course. We had a gamily meal and the food was very good. Fantastic selection of gins. Service goodMore

Thank maggs27m
Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel Fairways Restaurant & Golf View Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thanks for your very positve review with regards to your recent visit to our Fairways Restaurant and our unique Bar 360. Our choice of gins is very extensive along with probably the largest selection of whisky for sale in the UK - we are going...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017

Well presented, well prepared food served by pleasant staff. The menu reflects the location and has views over the adjacent Golf Course.

Thank Charles S
Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel Fairways Restaurant & Golf View Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Great to see that you enjoyed the high quality of food served in our Fairways Restaurant . Your kind comments with regards to our staff will be passed on to our team. Kind Regards, Martin McIlrath General Manager

Reviewed 23 July 2017

Lovely restaurant friendly staff and the food is excellent had breakfast and dinner here and has a good selection of wines and spirits.

Thank EGmac_307
Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel Fairways Restaurant & Golf View Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thanks for your positive feedback with regards to the high standard of dinner and breakfast you experienced during your short stay with us. These comments will be passed on to our Food and Beverage Team. Kind Regards, Martin McIlrath General Manager

Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Glenesk is a fab little hotel in Edzell, great for a mid week break. The staff are friendly and welcoming, the hotel is beautiful and if going in winter, boasts log fires in most public rooms. There is a lovely little spa, just right...More

Thank Gill8266
Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel Fairways Restaurant & Golf View Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Great to read that you enjoyed your mid week break with us. Your very positive comments with regards to the high quality of food you experienced with be passed on to the Head Chef and his team.Our New Menu is getting great feedback. Our Bar360...More

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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$60
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Glenesk Hotel | High Street, Edzell, Brechin DD9 7TF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Angus  >  Brechin  >  Edzell
  • Phone Number: +44 1356 647333
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Description
Newly refurbished, restaurant THE VIEW. Enjoy many dishes created by well renowned chef Mr Graham Campbell and his Team for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner. You can sit in unparalleled surrounding with a view that is just rolling up the fairways of the Edzell Golf Course. Our wine list compliments our dishes with a choice of house wines all the way up to the elite range from the cellar, which includes some stunning Bordeaux such as Chateau Lafite Rothschild or Pomerol. We also offer a selection of Fine Wines by the Glass to your individual taste. We also offer a transfer service should you wish to book dinner and totally relax without the worries of driving, we are supporting Police Scotland with their zero tolerance policy for safer roads. We will collect all your party and deliver back home Free Of Charge. All we ask you is to give a donation for this free service to one of ten chosen charities. (Ts&Cs for free transfer - minimum spend of £80.00 per booking applies, must be on a pre-booked basis for dinner in the restaurant, within a 15-20 mile radius & subject to our own vehicles availability, no sub contractor shall be used for this service. We reserve the right to refuse this service at our discretion) Traditional Restaurant Service, Local Meats & Steaks, Fresh North Sea and Atlantic Seafood, Game from field to plate, Veg & Fruits from local farms, Extensive Wine List, In our Bar largest selection in the area for Ladies and Gentlemen, over 1000 malts, over 400 gins, over 80 rums, over 70 vodkas over 60 bottled ales. Tastng Events, Special Occasions & Private Dining Available
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