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The Gallery Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Business meetings

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Forth Valley College's Gallery Restaurant is a truly unique venue offering the 'wow' factor. It is situated in our Stirling Campus and combines the art of fine dining with breath-taking views of the Wallace Monument, the River Forth and the Ochils. Sit back and enjoy the scenery whilst experiencing high quality cuisine and first class customer service. The Gallery Restaurant has become the first hospitality training centre to be awarded a prestigious 'Taste Our Best Award' by VisitScotland. Our restaurant is also available for hire and private dining.
US$9 - US$16
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
European, British, Scottish, Fusion
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Recommended to us. Excellent menu, presentation & service. A fabulous concept which benefits the students and the customers they serve. Very varied menu which changes everyday. Menus can be viewed 5/6 days in advance. The food & presentation would put the finest restaurants to shame....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Pepper058
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here twice, nothing special service and food is at average. I might come again to give another chance.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank zaya2710
Craig A, Manager at The Gallery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Customer Firstly thank you for your feedback. As a training restaurant we strive to meet all of our customers expectations and our students really benefit from the real life working experiences that our customers provide. I would be very grateful if you could email...More

Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

Before I complain this is an excellent place with really good food and served by pleasant young staff. My recent issue is that 4 of us visited for a Christmas dinner. Starters were good, the goats cheese was brilliant. The turkey main course was indifferent,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Oldgreyman
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

After many unsuccessful attempts we finally managed to book a table (restaurant is getting rave reviews deservedly). Can't add anymore to previous reviews thoroughly enjoyable and a huge credit to everyone involved. Highly recommended

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank ch00chter
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Great spot! Fun place watching the college kids learn the ropes. Food is generally pretty good. Service is a hit or a miss so you must bear this in mind when visiting. Overall great value st £7.50 for 2 courses or £10 for 3.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank gillandtom
Reviewed 12 November 2018

I regularly visit a friend in Stirling. After 6 years she suggested we have lunch at the local catering school, not sure what to expect I agreed. The building is smart and new with parking adjacent. We took the lift to the fist floor to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Food was delicious will definitely be back. If I was being slightly critical my food could have been hotter but they are just learning. I will definitely be back for some very tasty very reasonable food. Everybody in my party thoroughly enjoyed the meal.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gilly258
Reviewed 31 October 2018

I am a Scottish Tour Guide and brought clients to The Gallery for lunch on Monday. They really enjoyed the food and thought the service was excellent. If I have clients visiting Stirling Castle I always try to bring them to The Gallery as it...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Lennie F
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Our group tried this place for dinner one night. It's a little restaurant on the Campus run by the students, it's all local food cook by the students. The food was really good and the portions were the perfect size. The menu is a 2...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kathryn F
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We were a party of 8 adults and booked dinner here 2 weeks ago. This restaurant is at the Forth Valley College Stirling Campus. These students provided an excellent meal with a choice of 2 or 3 courses for a fixed price. We were even...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank kjan2253
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Maureen P
5 July 2016|
Response from Clubdeck | Reviewed this property |
As the Gallery is a College for trainee Chefs, Waiters and all sections of the Catering Service, I am sure that when booking and with a little notice, I am sure that all tastes can be catered for. Note the menus are always... More
1 May 2016|
Response from Craig A | Property representative |
Good Morning Minnie. Thanks for your enquiry. We are open all year round excluding the Christmas closure and fixed bank holidays. We would always advise to book. You can call 01786 406027 or email : gallery@forthvalley.ac.uk... More
8 March 2016|
Response from Clubdeck | Reviewed this property |
Telephone Number is on the Website - 01786 406027. Menus are on the Website and even if you book twice with the same menu, it is never the same as each Chef has their own interpretation of the recipe. Also note that even... More
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