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The Garden Restaurant & Raemoir Cafe

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Hill of Banchory, Banchory AB31 4EJ, Scotland
+44 1330 825059
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09:00 - 17:30
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for lunch with family. There were a large number of choices and the food was freshly prepared and well cooked

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Thank charlesbA2153BL
Arbroath, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This garden centre and cafe is of a very good standard. The cafe food is above average, service was quick despite it being busy. Staff were friendly. The garden centre and shop had a lot of stock and was well set out.

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Thank Aberbrothock
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was lovely but I was over charged (but refunded once I noticed) Soup and cake was of great quality and would recommend the food.

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Thank Elaine R
Elgin, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food average nothing special. I had soup followed by a scone my husband had the fish which was quite soggy. The restaurant was very busy with not enough staff to cope with the demand.

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Thank Susan G
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited on several occasions to view the garden centre and have a bite to eat. This is an interesting garden centre to visit, in the main due to the great range of items they sell and in particular during the build up to Christmas. The food is very good and at a reasonable price. Though the restaurant can be... More 

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Thank SgtCheese
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Came out here for a wander and a snack, turned into a lovely lunch!! was surprised to see such a great menu and it all looked amazing!! after a few debates with myself i went for soup and a scone with clotted cream and jam, sooo tasty!! washed down with a nice latte on a seat by the window. very... More 

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Thank foodie_queeny88
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

Went there with friends for a lunch and what a surprise, staff ( x 2 ) when asked about the menu they could not understand a word we said not sure where they came from but certainly not good for business

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Thank Madscotsman166
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Nice to place to have coffee with friends. Relaxed atmosphere and great service. Cinnamon fruit scones are just the best!

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Thank curlysase2017
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211 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

There are two areas in the garden centre to eat lunch. The first time we went we went into the open coffee shop where they served hot food, which was delicious, and a nice dessert and coffee to finish. It was only when we were exploring the shop we found there was a table service area as well. We ate... More 

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Thank Hazel H
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

arrived just before 5pm served us ok but soon after we had sat down the guys were putting the vacant chairs on the tables. but there was a lass came over to tell us there was no hurry for us to leave. The millionares shortbread was the best I have ever tasted

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Scottish, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:30
Monday
09:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:30
Thursday
09:00 - 17:30
Friday
09:00 - 17:30
Saturday
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hill of Banchory, Banchory AB31 4EJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Banchory
  • Phone Number: +44 1330 825059

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?