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Gordon Arms Hotel Restaurant

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££ - £££, British,
Fochabers IV32 7DH, Scotland
+44 1343 820508
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Scottish, Pub
££ - £££
Fochabers IV32 7DH, Scotland
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

Ate in the lounge bar at night for dinner whist working in the area. This is the third time I have eaten here in the last couple of years and the food has got better and better. I am presuming the chef has changed, certainly...More

Thank bettyian
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

The weather was cold as we stopped in past for a spot of lunch. We were heading North and this was a nice stopping place. The car park seemed full & we thought we would not be able to get a table however inside the...More

Thank Trish M
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Went here on a Saturday night with my family during a visit to fochabers, food was nothing more than ok, somewhat salty and just pub grub. The surprise was that we finished our mains and didn’t want any dessert the waiting staff just left -...More

Thank Jammy101
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Plain well cooked meals, reasonable choice and good service at good value for money prices. Notthing too fancy but well prepared wth good ingredients, focus is on value not style.

Thank jbII76-79
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We were in Fochabers to see Ali Bain & Phil Cunningham. We had two evening meals in the Gordon Arms. On both evenings the dining room was busy - couples, small groups and family groups. The atmosphere was very good. The staff were fantastic -...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 4 September 2017

good selection of "plain" food & "fancy" food..... we opted for CARIBBEAN CHICKEN (ample chicken pieces in a sweet creamy sauce with pineapple/apricot pieces....plain rice , chips & veg) - LOVELY (£11.25) also the GRILLED SOLE with PRAWNS (nice sized fish topped with LOTS of...More

Thank bigmac2904
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Had a meal here with my sister and four friends on a Saturday night. Service was fine as was the food with no complaints from anyone in the party. Ate in the lounge bar which was full of diners. This was my second time here...More

Thank bettyian
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The service was prompt and the food was of good standard overall. There was a reasonable choice with some blackboard options for the day. While the fish and chicken dishes were good the prawn entree left a bit to be desired as the prawns are...More

Thank Graeme H
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Following some good reviews we decided to have a meal here. However the experience was not quite what we were expecting as the meal was average at best. When asked if we could see the wine/drinks list we were advised there wasn't one. When asked...More

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The Gordon Arms Hotel Restraurant is located just when you enter the city from the river Spey. Good parking area just outside the nice building. The restaurant is totally whithout any decorations, the white walls are almost screaming towards you. Probably the most boring interior...More

Thank Jan Eigil R
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Trixie S
5 February 2018|
Response from bettyian | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are. It is very dog friendly.
24 September 2016|
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Response from donaldg553 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do do Sundays roasts at the carvery between 12-2:45pm and then at dinner they do a roast but not at the carvery between 5:8:30pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Scottish, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fochabers IV32 7DH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Moray  >  Fochabers
  • Phone Number: +44 1343 820508
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