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The Forresters Restaurant sb

) #11 of 18 Restaurants in Jedburgh ££ - £££ British,
23 Castlegate, Jedburgh TD8 6AS, Scotland
+44 1835 862380
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“burger” (31 reviews)
“onion rings” (3 reviews)
“haggis” (3 reviews)
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British, Grill
££ - £££
23 Castlegate, Jedburgh TD8 6AS, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were attracted to this place as they cater for vegetarians and vegans as well as offer coeliac friendly options which is to be commended. Our burgers were substantial, the service was speedy and it was good variety. My main complaint was that it is...More

Thank Eildon230
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in this evening after a little drive, place was fully booked but staff member managed to fit us in. After being sitted we were met by the nicest waitress ever who dealt with our every need and was super friendly. Food was unreal...i had...More

1  Thank Darren P
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Popped into this little pub/restaurant after our Ramblers Club for a bite to eat with friends. Was a pleasure to find they had Gluten Free Starters and Meals on their menu. Staff were lovely and friendly would certainly be back...☺

1  Thank liz f
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing food and really welcoming staff . Group of 12 came and we all really enjoyed it . Would definitely recommend .

2  Thank KM987654321
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here today, great food and friendly staff. Will definately eat here again. Choices for all on the menu and child friendly

2  Thank Carole L
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped at Jedburgh on the way to Edinburgh and decided to try the restaurant after reading the reviews. My son is lactose intolerant but nothing was a bother to them, even offering to change cooking methods to accommodate him. We settled on the burgers,...More

1  Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

The menu is mostly creative types of burgers. I don't particularly like burgers, so I ordered nachos and buffalo wings. Both were good but the nachos had an odd sweet chili sauce rather than salsa, and no sour cream or guacamole was available. No buffalo...More

Thank Bethany A
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner and felt very unwelcome. We were told to sit anywhere. After we were comfortably settled into a table another staff member rudely told us that we needed to move to a smaller table. We sat at the new table (between...More

1  Thank Goodson4
lorraine e, Owner at The Forresters Restaurant sb, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

On arrival you were told by my husband in the bar that you could sit at any table set for 2 people you chose to sit at a table set for 4 people. I said to you " excuse me but could you please sit...More

Reviewed 1 June 2016

Lots of choice of burger - all well presented and good size. Coped with our large group OK although only one person cooking and one serving. Everyone enjoyed their own choice. Main eating area is by the upstairs bar but drinks had to be purchased...More

Thank ElaineRy
lorraine e, Owner at The Forresters Restaurant sb, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Thank-you for your review it is much appreciated

Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Not a huge number of places to choose from in Jedburgh but this place was fine. The decor is a bit 70s. The lanlord was very friendly and the sevice was swift and efficient. Beer was good. We had the steak and chips for 2...More

Thank Matthew W
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Heather M
28 April 2017|
Response from lorraine e | Property representative |
Sorry we are not too many stairs and doorway too narrow Carters Rest is your best option
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
British, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Castlegate, Jedburgh TD8 6AS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Jedburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1835 862380
  • E-mail
We now offer a large selection of home-made gourmet burgers and grill menu consisting of steaks, chicken dishes and ribs with a large selection of side dishes
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