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The Botanist

15 London Road, Alderley Edge SK9 7JT, England
+44 1625 865637
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
British, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
15 London Road, Alderley Edge SK9 7JT, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good atmosphere, hands on friendly staff. Advise anyone to book in advance as crowded with loads of peopleMore

Thank vickyshuff
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this review

Hi Vickyshuff, Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback! We absolutely pride ourselves on our brilliantly hands on and friendly staff at The Botanist! I will pass on your message to the whole team who will be happy to hear your...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Just stopped in for drinks. Nice atmosphere & well stocked bar. We didn't eat but the food looked good. Drinks a bit pricey but that's Cheshire!More

Thank Penelope N
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this review

Hi Penelope N, Thank you for letting us know your thoughts! we love to hear from all of our guests, whether you are stopping by for a drink or sitting down for a meal! We're happy that you found our bar well stocked and that...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We arrived at 5pm without booking but it wasn't a problem as it was early. Our elderly parents were with us as we celebrating a birthday. We sat down at a cosy table and ordered from the ample menu. The waiter was great and was...More

Thank JulesWIngfield
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this review

Hello JulesWIngfield, What a lovely review! Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your birthday celebration with us! Its great to hear that our fabulous team were so attentive. They are very knowledgeable on all of our dishes and i hope they...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Table for 8 dining here, great bar with a great atmosphere. Service was fab and friendly. Good menu with a lot of choice at reasonable prices, everybody thoroughly enjoyed their meals. Good selection of cocktails too and live music on the weekend which really adds...More

Thank stokie_gem
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this review

Good Morning Stokie_gem, Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your experience dining with us! It's always great to hear such lovely feedback and were so pleased that you and your seven guests enjoyed their meals! We have live music playing every...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

After choosing the botanist for a drink we decided to have a quick bite while we were there and I was suprised at how good the food was. We all decided to try a few starters each as we had actually already eaten down the...More

Thank mattybens85
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this review

Hi Mattybens85, Thank you so much for your kind review! I will let our kitchen know how much you enjoyed the mussels! please come back again soon to enjoy some other favourites from our menu; such as our famous hanging kebabs! all the best! The...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Family Sunday lunch - wonderful friendly service and good food from a wide menu. One of our group had the traditional Sunday roast, which was very good, and we had a variety of different meals. All very good. Not cheap, but this is Alderley Edge...More

Thank ordinarypunter2015
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this review

Hey Ordinarypunter2015, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, it was lovely to hear that you and the family enjoyed your sunday lunch with us! we look forward to seeing you in the near future! Many thanks, The Botanist Team :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a nice restaurant/bar had a great night out and great service! Has an upstairs bar too which has music and open late can't wait to go back.More

Thank Chloegreenwood
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this review

Hello Chloe Greenwood, Great to hear you enjoyed your night out with us! our Rose Rooms upstairs has such a great atmosphere on the weekend and we always have live vintage DJ's from 10pm - 2:00am! Hopefully we will see you again soon for another...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love The Botanist in Alderley Edge. Our waiter, Ben, was really helpful and couldn't do enough for us. The food was lovely as always and very reasonable. Great atmosphere with lovely music and friendly for any kind of gathering with friends, family and kids...More

Thank FelicityR25
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this review

Hey FelicityR25, Thank you for your lovely review! We're so glad that you enjoyed your Botanist experience. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, The Botanist Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for Sunday lunch, from the moment we arrived till we left we can't fault anything it was fantastic. There was a singer on who was brilliant and the food well just the best. We had the deli board, kebab and cookie dough desert....More

Thank Debbie L
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this review

Hi Debbie L, Thank you for your review. It's lovely to hear that your experience was one to remember! We have passed your kind comments on to Elle and look forward to seeing you again soon. Thanks, The Botanist Team :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Live guitar player, wonderful garlic mushrooms and the hanging chicken kabob was outstanding. Fun ambience, great service. Will be a regular stop on trips here.More

Thank Gerard H
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this review

Hello Gerard H, Thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback! Our hanging kebabs are one of our absolute favourites and we have live music every day! we look forward to seeing you again when you next stop by! All the best, The...More

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Derek S
Hello can I take my greyhound to the botanist in Marlow?
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
Do you have gluten-free options?
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 12 - USD 21
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
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.