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The Douglas Arms

) #12 of 25 Restaurants in Banchory $$ - $$$ , British,
22 High Street, Banchory AB31 5SR, Scotland
+44 1330 822547
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
22 High Street, Banchory AB31 5SR, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

In this resturant at the enterance they have a board with the specials showed where prices are resonable, but if you get the menu then take care when picking a platter as the prices can be a bit more expensive, plus drinks olso prices We...More

Thank Madscotsman166
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of Banchory's better hostelries, a few rooms provide accomodation (breakfast is excellent and they will provide packed lunches for those who want them). The front bar is set up as a traditional bar but with screens for sports.a snack menu and a pool table,...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super friendly and efficient staff and one nice meal. However visit marred by the fish I was served swimming in oil - so much do that it ran down fork over my hand. When I raised issue with duty manager I was told ' well...More

1  Thank SJC2013_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good selection on the menu for our family lunch, catered for all tastes. Friendly & helpful staff in nice surroundings, if weather kind, dining is available on the patio. Would recommend!

Thank 737georgee
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Went here last week, the food was amazing. Had goats cheese salad, it was the best starter I have ever had, next 2 courses were also brilliant. I was recommended this restaurant from people who also had a great experience there. Well done, including the...More

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Popped in for lunch with friends whilst visiting the area. My husband and myself ordered the fish and chips but sadly we didn't get chips, what we got was yesterdays leftover jacket potatoes cut into chips and refried! Not very nice at all.

Thank hazl2016
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for some lunch whilst passing through banchory. I had a haddock wrap and my partner had the Cajun chicken wrap both with sweet potato fries. The meals were great and service was friendly and efficient.

Thank strawberry2175
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon tea here celebrating my sister in laws birthday. Sandwiches, scones and cakes were amazing. There was so much to eat! Staff so friendly and welcoming. Well worth a visit.

Thank murphymoodle1
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Was in tonight for diner as a solo traveller for work. After a long journey i only wanted a sandwich but was told by the waitress Suraya that wasn't possible.I wasn't sure why as the place wasn't busy and there were people working in the...More

1  Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Had an excellent meal this evening with girls from work - lovely decor & staff were helpful but the noise caused by bar staff throwing bottles into recycling box was totally unacceptable - why not simply put them in & avoid an unsociable racket

1  Thank Heather M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 High Street, Banchory AB31 5SR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Banchory
  • Phone Number: +44 1330 822547
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Hotel/Bar/Bistro - serves typical Gasropub food but at proper tables and chairs. Has Prosecco on tap!
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