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Very welcoming and good food.

Great experience. Two weary travellers arrived unannounced and were happily accommodated by the... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Jim M
Best Lunch In Town

The Market has long been the best pub around Banff, always a friendly welcome by staff and... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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2 Oct 2018
“Very welcoming and good food.”
29 Sep 2018
“Best Lunch In Town”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Great experience. Two weary travellers arrived unannounced and were happily accommodated by the owners even though it was a busy Friday evening. The chef even breadcrumbed fresh fish as an alternative to battered fish. Beautiful local Scottish haddock. We will be back. Thank you. Oh...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

The Market has long been the best pub around Banff, always a friendly welcome by staff and customers, just a great place to spend some time in a good pub atmosphere. Now Iona and team are also serving meals and making a fantastic job of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 201PeterG
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Well known for friendly staff and great atmosphere this local pub now offers on premises freshly made traditional pub grub. The choice on lunch menu was great , we had very generous portions of hot smoked salmon salad and vegetarian lasagne , both were served...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Hawkwatch2014
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We don't 'do' pubs very often but when we do then the Market Arms down by the Police Station in Banff is the one to go to. The couple who own it are very friendly and even though we haven't eaten there yet, reports from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank DeeStrachan
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

visited market arms for lunch.the food was excellent and the staff were very courteous.will be back again soon.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank paul d
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Just enjoyed an excellent lunch at the Market,had heard they have recently started serving lunches upstairs. Met with friends and we all had a fine meal. A good variety of choices on the menu from soups, snacks, main meals and desserts. Something to please all....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank brunodog
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Had an absolutely amazing lunch today with our two young children. We were all made to feel very welcome. The food was excellent and their deserts are a must. We are so pleased that the Market arms have decided to open the restaurant. Will be...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Delighted that the local pub has now opened their restaurant. A real pleasure that I can have just a snack or a main meal. Only lunchtimes currently and am looking foward to evening opening. The food is well presented and of a high quality. I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Colin G
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to this pub for some time loving the real ale and exceptional range of gins. However, this week they opened a restaurant service upstairs and the food does not disappoint. Clearly focused on local produce there is small, but extensive menu...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Lovely friendly pub with a well stocked bar . Loads of gins to choose from ,especially liked the Whitley Neil blood orange . Very clean and tidy pub

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Catriona P
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