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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%
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“burgers” (27 reviews)
“onion rings” (3 reviews)
“haggis” (3 reviews)
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British, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
23 Castlegate, Jedburgh TD8 6AS, Scotland
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11 - 20 of 100 reviews

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
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Italian chicken burger was fantastic. Also the fire cracker chicken burger. Rather big portions for not so big eaters, the chips were amazing, Lovely service definately be back :-)

Thank joman2014
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Dads 82nd birthday, decided to try the Belters, 7 of us all tried different burgers, what a choice, fantastic food and great service. Excellent value for money. A very enjoyable evening. Will be returning to try a different burger!

Thank Ardenhouse2002
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Polite friendly staff, warm cosy atmosphere. The food was absolutely beautiful, steak cooked to perfection!

Thank Leanne K
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

15 of us visited this little gem on Saturday. We didn't book but we're in no hurry. The menu was brilliant and I've never deliberated for so long. The children's food was served first and they all enjoyed what they had. Then ours was served...More

Thank Donachieneil
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Not outstanding from the outside but as time was getting on we decided to chance it, a pleasent suprise was to be found inside. After being take upstairs to a small but pleasent resaurant the welcoming staff seated us took drinks order and allowed us...More

1  Thank Keith H
Reviewed 6 December 2015

I had read the reviews and seen the Tripadvisor certificate in the window, but the reality didn't match expectations as it was much better than that. 32 kind of burgers, including vegetarians, superb and homemade chips (better than Heston's) and generous helpings together with a...More

1  Thank Georgiana C
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Everything was excellent. All my friend, 4 of us are vegetarian and this hit the spot. Lots of choices for us and meat eaters too. Finally found a place that is inclusive!

2  Thank stargazer837
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Small restaurant and a small kitchen the chef has a great meat supplier. We had the 60 day aged steak, it melted in the mouth, we also had the beef kebabs, the rump beef again was top quality. They also do a large range of...More

1  Thank Steve S
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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$12 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Television, 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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