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The Botanist

15 London Road, Alderley Edge SK9 7JT, England
+44 1625 865637
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“kebab” (76 reviews)
“scotch egg” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
15 London Road, Alderley Edge SK9 7JT, England
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1 - 10 of 668 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I really like this pub and beer garden but it's such a shame I can't eat here. They advertise a 'Non Gluten' menu, but this is very misleading. I emailed to check, and in fact, it's not at all safe for Coeliacs or people with...More

Thank Pixelwoo
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Pixelwoo, Thank you for your review regarding your experience at the Botanist. Please be rest assured it is being investigated and we definitely offer non gluten options for our guests. Our Chefs use separate fryers for gluten and non gluten containing products and great...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I expected loads from the menu but unfortunately didn’t deliver. It is reasonably priced but my paella was more like a risotto and the hanging fish kebab a bit dry. Didn’t help that we had to keep asking for things like cutlery and side plates...More

Thank Sparklefizz
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sparklefizz, We're really sorry to hear about your experience with us today. We've recently released a new menu with fresher and more current food which aims to please all of our guests and I apologise on this occasion your visit didn't reflect that! If...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Sunday roast plus lots of other choices , staff very helpful. Good atmosphere, reasonably pricedMore

Thank Cheshirehendy
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Cheshirehendy, Thank you for your kind review! We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed the Sunday roasts as we too love them! There's plenty more for you to fall in love with on our main menu so be sure to come back and keep...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came in on Saturday and ordered a selection of starters, the tempura veg and garlic flatbread are definitely sharing portions but nonetheless delicious! All order kebabs-lamb had a bit of a chilli kick, pork tasted slightly like Chinese crispy duck and the chicken kebabs. All...More

Thank Fg49
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Fg49, Such a lovely review! We're glad you enjoyed the food... and the hearty portions at that! Our menu is full of new delights so if you fancy another treat be sure to come back and keeping whittling your way through it all the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would like to thank Josie and her team, namely the bar staff Aussie Jack, amazing John and super Sophie for looking after us all, friends and family included, at my birthday party on Saturday night. Sorry, some names I can’t remember 😬 Everyone was...More

Thank awandreawilliams
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi awandreawilliams, Many thanks for your praise! We're so pleased all the planning paid off for your event with us and if you fancy something more hassle free next time why not just a quiet meal out with us? Our team would be more than...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went as a family of 5 - started with chicken wings - hubby said best ever and that trust me is saying something as he knows his chicken wings ! Calamari for 2 - a good portion, I would say the only change I...More

Thank sheppypeppy
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi sheppypeppy, Many thanks for a review that was a pleasure to read! We value all feedback offered to us however to hear how you enjoyed your visit is fantastic - the team will be happy to hear your comments. You are right too... the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place. Great live music when we were there. Limited larger choice but great drinks with fresh mint

Thank Dave G
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Dave G, Thank you for a simply lovely short and sweet review! We have recently installed Moretti on draught so perhaps this may be better suited to your liking! Either way we hope to see you again soon... Best wishes, The Botanist team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I begin with this little gem! We visited on st Patrick’s day, so the bar area was busy still the service was of a high level and the atmosphere was out of this world. An amazing night was had by all! The manager...More

Thank Castlecash86
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Pauly Z, Thank you for your exceptional review - we're glad you thought the same of our venue! The atmosphere in the bar is always one to enjoy and we offer live music every night so be sure to come back and enjoy the...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Wow...where do I begin?! Swift bar service accompanied by a lovely smile from the manager (I think his name was Mikey). Not the hungriest on this occasion, I opted for just a starter and my...WHAT A STARTER! A crispy scotch egg with a delightfully smooth...More

Thank PhilOyston
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Phil, What a delight your review is, we enjoy feedback like this just as much as it seems you enjoyed your scotch egg! If you liked that come back and delve into the delights of our main menu - there's even more to tickle...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Came to eat here on a recommendation from a friend and It was a very good one. It had a nice atmosphere, even though it was very busy the food came out in a timely fashion and the cocktails we were ordering though out the...More

Thank Domonic P
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Domonic P, We appreciate every review we get to improve our service but seeing such shining ones like this we love! So pleased you enjoyed the atmosphere our venue offers and the extensive (and yummy) cocktail selection we have! Come back soon and enjoy...More

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Bella1405
12 March 2018|
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Response from BotanistAE | Property representative |
Yes absolutely can - the Sunday Roast menu is an extra :-)
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Derek S
26 November 2015|
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Response from BotanistAE | Property representative |
Hi Derek, Yes Marlow do allow well behaved dogs in to their bar and outside areas - especially greyhound ones.... :-) X
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drshadrack1
7 April 2015|
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Response from BotanistAE | Property representative |
Hi Sarah I manage the Trip Advisor page on behalf of The Botanist and can confirm we have a comprehensive allergen breakdown for our menu. Please ask for it when you visit and we will be more than happy to advise you on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 London Road, Alderley Edge SK9 7JT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Alderley Edge
  • Phone Number: +44 1625 865637
  • E-mail
Description
Formally No.15 Wine Bar, The Botanist offers a well stocked cellar of cask-conditioned ales, more than 70 bottled beers and ciders from around the world, a selection of finest Champagnes and an intriguing cocktail menu. Food comes in the form of a deli-style menu with rotisserie and barbecue. Owned and operated by the New World Pub Company, The Botanist is unlike anything else.
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