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The Bothy Restaurant

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Palm Court Hotel | 81 Seafield Road, Aberdeen, Scotland
+44 1224 310351
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible12%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Scottish, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Palm Court Hotel | 81 Seafield Road, Aberdeen, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice on our visit to Aberdeen. The first time we had lunch in the bar area. Service was good, pleasant and helpful staff and our sandwiches were lovely. The next night we went back, to the restaurant this time, for dinner. Again...More

Thank Grace P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there earlier this year and said never again but then one can always change their minds! So last night my wife and I returned. The whole experience was average, the service, the food, and the atmosphere were not what you'd expect from a once...More

Thank Doug T
64manager, General Manager at The Bothy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review after your recent visit to us. I am very disappointed to read your comments and would like to discuss this with yourself in more detail. If possible please call the hotel at a convenient time. Kind Regards Beverley Hartley General...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Poor undertrained service, that were slow and confused. No leadership or management, they had to be searched out. Food arrived cold, wasn’t particularly good, menu misspelt, no attentive service, incredibly slow turnaround for drinks and food. It would be nice to go to my local...More

Thank Mark R
64manager, General Manager at The Bothy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review after your recent visit to us. I am very disappointed to read your comments and would like to discuss this with yourself in more detail. If possible please call the hotel at a convenient time. Kind Regards Beverley Hartley General...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great meal here on our 1st night in Aberdeen..food was really nice..staff were a bit run off there feet as there was a wedding on too..but overall was great xx

Thank fiona330
64manager, General Manager at The Bothy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback after your recent visit to us. I am delighted you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Best Wishes Beverley

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have just held my parents Golden Wedding at the Palm Court, and just felt that I had to comment on our experience. We had family arriving from both ends of the UK early, and all were accommodated earlier than expected into their rooms, and...More

Thank Julie B
64manager, General Manager at The Bothy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel / restaurant after your family meal with us on Saturday. I am delighted you all enjoyed yourselves, it was a pleasure looking after you all and I do hope we can accommodate you again in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visited for lunch at the weekend. On arrival it was apparent that there was a wedding on, as the bar was full of guests. We headed through to the conservatory where we waited....and waited to be seated. Eventually a waitress showed...More

Thank Fivetabby
64manager, General Manager at The Bothy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to send in a review after your recent visit to us. I am disappointed that your experience was not to the standard we strive to deliver. I would be keen to speak to you further with regards to your...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visited The Bothy on Saturday evening for a meal, starters were lovely however we both ordered the fish and chips as we have had this before and always been lovely, however on Saturday the fish batter was very brown and very...More

Thank Lesley C
64manager, General Manager at The Bothy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to send in a review after your recent visit to the restaurant. I am disappointed to hear the food was not to the standard we would expect and am more than happy to discuss this further if you would...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Arrived for lunch in the Bothy Restaurant at 12 on Sunday 17th. Staff were pleasant and attentive. Surroundings very relaxing. Surprised there was so much parking available on a Sunday lunchtime, however the food maybe explained the ease of parking. Soggy chips, over cooked burger,...More

Thank jwarrand
64manager, General Manager at The Bothy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Thank you for your recent review. I am sorry you did not enjoy your food when you visited us last Sunday. If you would like to discuss your visit further please call and speak to myself directly. Kind Regards Beverley Hartley General Manager

Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We came here today for our Friday's fish and chips and unfortunately it was far from good. It used to be good here but today they were overly oily and not at all crisp. The arrangement on the plate, although not that important for a...More

Thank Quintiere
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Managed to book a table on a Saturday night a few hours earlier. Service was great, nice decor. Burgers were average tasting but presented well.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Scottish, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palm Court Hotel | 81 Seafield Road, Aberdeen, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 310351
  • This restaurant is at Palm Court Hotel
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