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All 26 Ballater Restaurants

Lochnagar Brasserie

2 Church Square, Ballater AB35 5NE, Scotland
01339 755611
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Ranked #5 of 26 Restaurants in Ballater
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $38
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
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Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Description: The Lochnagar Indian Brasserie is widely regarded as one of the best Indian restaurant in Ballater. We pride ourselves on serving award winning, traditional Indian cuisine and best customer service. Varieties in curries and customer satisfaction is our capital. Aromatic spices and exotic ingredients, coupled with traditional family curry recipes passed from generation to generation makes dining at The Lochnagar a truly unique experience. Our emphasis on family history and tradition ensures that only the choicest ingredients are selected for use within our dishes, and we're sure you'll agree that the resulting flavors and textures cannot be surpassed by many other Indian restaurants in Ballater. Whether you're planning to visit our restaurants to celebrate a special occasion, a corporate event, or just enjoy a high quality curry takeaway on a Friday night, The Lochnagar will meet your every culinary need. Reservations can be made and ordered by telephoning the restaurants direct. Thank you for visiting The Lochnagar Indian Brasserie website.
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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Third visit to this restaurant and we had to travelled like 3 mile just to come here. The place is worth more than 3 hour journey. I just love this place, truly incredible. I have no idea how the chefs cook but all the dishes are amazing. Since now I couldn't decide my favourite dish as all the dishes are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Have been to the restaurant on more than one occasion, the waiters are really friendly and nice. we was mesmerize by the taste, must admit is the best indan food we ever had. we ordered food for two but the quantity of the food was a lot, the chef did a great job, there was no fault with it. the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

The food was delicious,the atmosphere and the service was just amazing. Can't wait to go back. Already missing the taste

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

Have been to this restaurant on more than one occasion and I thought the curry's were quite nice. Unfortunately their standards of hygiene are shockingly bad. Let me explain. On entering the restaurant I noticed that the used half eaten condiment dishes were sitting next to containers ready to be filled again. I thought this strange and decided to watch... More 

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Aboyne, United Kingdom
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35 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This is the second time I've visited the Lochnagar. Waiters are really friendly and food was brilliant: we shared poppadoms, onion bhajis and vegetable pakora, followed by two of their speciality dishes and a chicken dansak, and couldn't fault anything. Portions are generous so great value for money. We visited on a weeknight at the beginning of December and the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We spent a week in Ballater and had to visit the Lochnagar twice. The food was fantastic and the service was excellent. Will definitely go again when we next visit.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We went with our daughter and mother in law It is the best Indian we have ever had anywhere The lightness of each dish was wonderful and the house wine a delight The service was excellent and our waiter was great just moved up from London he was great at his job and should be commended We will return next... More 

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rayMillions, Commis Waiter at Lochnagar Brasserie, responded to this review

It has been a pleasure to have welcomed you into our brasserie, and glad to acknowledge your feedback based on your experience with us. Each year, we recieve thousands of tourists from Europe visiting the Scottish highlands and surrounding towns and it is always rewarding when we are praised for our dedication towards customer satisfaction. Much have we gained from... More 

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13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This was a real surprise and a real delight. Service was great and the food was even better than the warm friendly service. Everything was presented beautifully and it all seemed fresh and cooked to perfection.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This review is based upon the carry out service and on the basis of the quality of food, generosity of portions and extremely polite and friendly service we look forward to returning to provide the opportunity to try the dining room experience. Whilst waiting for our carry out we were shown around the restaurant which occupies a substantial floor space... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Time after time this place delivers fresh, quality food with excellent service.. a cut above the rest in town… you won;t be disappointed!

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Additional Information about Lochnagar Brasserie

Address: 2 Church Square, Ballater AB35 5NE, Scotland
Phone Number: 01339 755611
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Ballater
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 38
Cuisine: Indian

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