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The Deeside - CLOSED

45 Braemar Road, Ballater AB35 5RQ, Scotland
+44 1339 755420
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Aug 2013
“A live flower shop”
24 Jul 2013
“Fabulous food !”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, British, Scottish
$$ - $$$
45 Braemar Road, Ballater AB35 5RQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 23 August 2013

There was nothing I disliked. The weather and flowers were gorgeous and colourful. The valley was like a pleasant dream.

Thank 42Richard
Reviewed 24 July 2013

Have stayed at this hotel previously and had such a wonderful time that we decided to eat there again, not once, but twice, when we were up at Ballater. The food is extraordinarily good - I just cant say enough about it. It is extremely...More

Thank Jens23
Reviewed 16 July 2013

We stayed in the Deeside hotel for two nights and decided to eat one night in the this restaurant. My wife is vegetarian and the menu had a wide variety to choose from for both of us. Service perhaps a bit slow given that there...More

Thank Petrus H
Reviewed 29 June 2013

We made a reservation at the last minute at this hotel and they managed to squeeze four of us in. We arrived early to find a lovely hotel with a nice bar. We had a drink at the bar but had to go and find...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 19 June 2013

We enjoyed it so much we went here two nights out of our four in Ballater. Very good food and good service. Easy to recommend.

Thank hpfl
Reviewed 28 April 2013 via mobile

Starting with the positives it is a nice restaurant with pleasant staff and obviously from the above reviews get it right most of the time but the standard of food did not nearly match the price and the service is slow even when not terribly...More

Thank Erin K
penella p, Owner at The Deeside, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2013

We are really sorry to have a disappointed guest. Our aim is to provide high standards and a relaxed and enjoyable experience for all of our guests. We did check with the guest during her meal and were assured that everything was satisfactory so were...More

Reviewed 4 March 2013

Deeside was an excellent and unexpected find in our local travels/stay in Ballater. My husband and I were looking for a late dinner, and all the restaurants in town were done serving food even at 8 pm. We were staying at a nearby B&B and...More

Thank HeatherM11
Reviewed 29 September 2012

It is not often you get great food and a truly co-ordinated and professional front of house team looking after your every need but it happened here. The quality and presentation of the food was perfectly matched ensuring a very enjoyable evening meal. The wine...More

Thank JLWetherby
Reviewed 8 August 2012

The food could have come from Masterchef! Flavoursome, well balanced, well presented and faultless service.

Thank lily256
Reviewed 6 August 2012

My wife & I booked a table here on recommendation and we're very glad we did! The restaurant is attached to the hotel and is open to non-patrons. The surroundings were wonderful, we had our order taken in the bar which was very cozy, with...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 33 - USD 44
Mediterranean, British, Scottish
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Braemar Road, Ballater AB35 5RQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Ballater
  • Phone Number: +44 1339 755420
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