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The Forresters Restaurant sb

££ - £££British, ,
23 Castlegate, Jedburgh TD8 6AS, Scotland
+44 1835 862380
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (36 reviews)
“coleslaw” (3 reviews)
“haggis” (4 reviews)
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British, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
23 Castlegate, Jedburgh TD8 6AS, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This restaurant was fantastic! I would recommend to anyone who was in town. Very wide selection of food and drinks which all make your mouth water. Great service and wonderful atmosphere all for rather reasonable prices! Will definitely be back again!

1  Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 1 week ago

good food well presented large portions .we had a really good choice of specials as well as the menu. belters bar downstairs good atmosphere.

Thank TheAuldYins
lorraine e, Owner at The Forresters Restaurant sb, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank-you for taking the time to review us i’m pleased you enjoyed your food and time with us

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Wow our first port of call on arriving in Jedburgh and was greeted like a local. Blown away by the extensive menu with specialty burgers and so much choice. Can’t wait to return after a days exploring the area!

Thank Jacquie R
lorraine e, Owner at The Forresters Restaurant sb, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank-you for your lovely review

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

publicans - lovely, and so so friendly. Dog friendly - very, scamp even got a biccy Food - best burger I’ve ever eaten, and as a big meat eater I’ve eaten a lot of burgers (even beat my uncles who’s a very good chef, don’t...More

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Ate here tonight after reviewing two or three other places in the town. This eating establishment (also known as Belters Bar) serves very good quality pub food at excellent prices. Although probably known more for its burger selection, my other half and I had a...More

Thank Scarboroughgirl
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Great burgers and great beer. Fancied haggis so tried the Scottie burger which was very tasty. A choice of inclusive sides was a nice touch. Make sure you're hungry.

Thank Johan P
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

On holiday in our camper van with a dog (for the first time) we realised that eating out was not as easy with her in tow! This pub was recommended at the site we were staying on. The food is prepared freshly for each order,...More

1  Thank Christine W
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Warm friendly quaint with the most delicious food. Highly recommend this venue on A68, Pathhead Scotland. Flawless.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 17 July 2017

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

1  Thank Eildon230
Reviewed 6 July 2017 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

2  Thank Darren P
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Questions & Answers
Howard J
30 March 2018|
Response from lorraine e | Property representative |
No sorry we don’t
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$12 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:00
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
The Forresters is The restaurant above the Belters Bar we only open the top floor at the weekend 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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