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Derbar Indian Restaurant

) #9 of 25 Restaurants in Banchory ££ - £££ Indian, Asian,
75 High Street, Banchory AB31 5TJ, Scotland
+44 1330 825564
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (12 reviews)
“naan bread” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
££ - £££
75 High Street, Banchory AB31 5TJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Derbar is extremely hit or miss. Sometimes it is great and we love it and the next day (tonight's curry) the quality is poor. Tonight our chicken was hard/chewy and was either overcooked or reheated. Either way it wasn't enjoyable. All 4 dishes had...More

Thank GeorgeCostanza1986
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a recent business trip on Tuesday 4th July i went into this restaurant on the High Street just hoping to get some good warm food after a 7 hour drive & finishing late and hotel not doing evening meals anymore, I must say this...More

1  Thank Darrell P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an excellent meal in Derbar recently when visiting Banchory. Lovely inside once you've gone up the stairs as the main access is up stairs between shops. We were welcomed and greeted by friendly staff and the manager/owner. Ordered starters and mains and everything we...More

Thank Maccer66
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

A pleasant setting, polite waiter and good food. Nothing really stood out here, the food was okay. I've had better, but also had far far worse. I would come here again.

Thank grahar81
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Went on the spur of the moment for a family meal. Service was very good, all the staff were very attentive. Place is clean and nice to sit in. Menu range was excellent and speed of food delivery was just fine. The main issue is...More

Thank Paula H
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We are locals and the Derbar is our favourite place to eat or have take away. The food is excellent. The restaurant is modern the toilets are very clean and the staff are great, especially the owner. Lovely man.

Thank NellieHende73
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Great food and good service. Food was hot and good portions . Ambience was ok but could have had music on rather than listening to phone ringing all the time .

Thank MichelleWalker08
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Nice food and affordable prices, just happened upon this place and staff were friendly and range of dishes was good.

Thank ianwelsh555
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Best Indian meal I have ever had. I'm not able to eat chilli so instead had a delicious Derber creamy korma. The rice was light and fluffy. The owner went out of his way to advise on the meals. Lovely selection of ice cream desserts....More

Thank annvelocette
Reviewed 3 April 2017

It's been a long time since I've had a sit in at the Derbar however I'm a regular for takeaways and it's lovely!!!

Thank 1804Ems
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 High Street, Banchory AB31 5TJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Banchory
  • Phone Number: +44 1330 825564
  • E-mail
The Derbar is an Indian restaurant located at the heart of Banchory, Royal Deeside; approximately 20 minutes drive from Aberdeen.Established for over 10 years; specialising in traditional North Indian cuisine with exclusive dishes from the Punjab!The Derbar is the place to meet and eat with friends, family & associates.
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