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The Gordon Arms

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British, Scottish
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The Square, Huntly AB54 8AF, Scotland
+44 1466 792288
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Today
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Richmond, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staying in Huntly on Business over the summer and autumn I tried this place twice and both times it was poor. On both occasions the staff didn't seem to know where things are or the till system. On one occasion I ordered half a caraffe of house wine that didn't come before I'd finished my main. The waitress did apologise... More 

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Thank AST183
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Pretty average pub dining room with friendly staff and average food if you like chips with everything. Why can't pubs offer fresh green vegetables?!

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Thank ScottishKath
david48, Owner at The Gordon Arms, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments. We do have daily deliveries of veg and most dishes give a choice of veg or salad. Chips are standard but we also offer boiled and mashed potatoes. More 

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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Worst experience ever. Food was average and the service was really bad! Waitress clearly should not work with the public, very rude. Still waiting to be offered a drink! If in Huntly go to cafe India instead or the Bank Cafe.

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2 Thank AJM666
Aberdeenshire
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

my husband and his friends dined here at the start of June and had a really tasty meal, service was good and quick and food was lovely. I will be going back with him the next time!!

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Thank Alasdair_and_Anne
david48, Owner at The Gordon Arms, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments. I will pass this on to staff. More 

Inverness, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Nice dining room had a seat at the window which was lovely. There was a good choice of dishes on the menu and it was served quickly and by pleasant staff.

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Thank 57cameron
david48, Owner at The Gordon Arms, responded to this review

Very kind comments and much appreciated More 

Huntly, United Kingdom
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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Very good food and friendly staff. My husband and I are regulars and haven't had a bad meal on the many occasions we have been in. There is a varied menu, Scottish and International fare, all prepared with fresh produce and great care. Would recommend to anyone visiting the area.

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2 Thank Elizabeth B
Wick, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

The 'restaurant' are a few tables squeezed around a bar in what feels like a corridor. We were advised to wait in the Cafe Bar until a table became free. That was quite an experience - the 'cafe bar' is a spit-and-sawdust affair with drunks wandering around the place, blaring music, pool table, and weird tattoed people snogging. We should... More 

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3 Thank shiftagenda
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

In with the family for a meal. It was quite quick to arrive and there was plenty of it. Very well presented, fresh produce and doesn't break the bank. I like that there are also quite a few specials on the board to choose from along with the set menu. They had run out of one of the desserts which... More 

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Thank Mandy P
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

We had a meal in the hotel a few weeks ago and I must say the meal was excellent we couldn't fault a single thing, there was a few of us and every single meal was delicious from the starters right through to the sweets in fact it is one of the best meals we have had at the G... More 

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Thank 572ann50
Huntly, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Booked a Christmas tea for my husband and myself as we had on previous years. Looking forward all day to having the turkey. When we arrived no turkey on the menu. We were very disappointed and we were not the only diners to feel the same. The meal we had was okay but not the meal we were looking forward... More 

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Thank caroline s

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Huntly AB54 8AF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Huntly
  • Phone Number: +44 1466 792288

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