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Anderson's Restaurant

Deshar Road | Inverness-shire, Boat of Garten, Aviemore PH24 3BN, Scotland
+44 1479 831466
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (88 reviews)
“tartiflette” (20 reviews)
“pie” (37 reviews)
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British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Deshar Road | Inverness-shire, Boat of Garten, Aviemore PH24 3BN, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dining at Andersons was a lovely experience.When we arrived we were welcomed by the friendly staff. The Ambiance was relaxing and cosy and Service was prompt. It was a nice little touch to be given some flavoured bread and butter to nibble on until the...More

1  Thank Scott S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Returned here 3.10.18 ,when staying in the area, one year on from the last time. Excellent food, atmosphere, and service. Pie night has resumed and was excellent. As always a great experience, so we are returning Friday evening. Booking recommended.

3  Thank ShanksPonies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Anderson’s is a great find and well worth a visit. We stayed a week in Aviemore and having read good reviews of Anderson’s decided we’d make the trip to Boat of Garten. We liked it so much we booked a second visit within the same...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at Anderson's one night while staying in Boat of Garten and found it very good Interesting selection of dishes and good service Nicely furnished and warm

1  Thank Anne B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit Andersons for dinner. It's a popular place to eat on the main street in Boat of Garten. You'll need transport if you're not staying in the village though. Staff were very friendly and efficient. Disappointed with the portion size of the...More

1  Thank GB_70Luca
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We come to Aviemore a couple of times a year and we have visited Andersons twice before. This was our first Sunday lunch and was superb. Lovely choice and at £19.95 for three courses it was excellent value. The roast beef was delicious and the...More

1  Thank Morag B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were given a warm welcome and shown to a very comfortable part of the restaurant. Interesting menu with varied selection.. We made good choices and had superbmeal. Food well presented and service was good.

1  Thank john542186487
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Booked this with a little trepidation for a date with a new BF who is a bit of a foodie. We were absolutely blown away with both the food and the fabulous service. We will certainly be back when we are next in the area.

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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

visited in August 28th.. My partners birthday and a first time in Anderson's for us both. The three male front of house were all very nice and attentive (but not overly attentive) we actually ordered 3 starters and a main to share, and only received...More

Thank briony S
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

We booked on line, glad we did as it was a busy Friday night, a mix of visitors and locals it seemed. We were greeted and seated very efficiently and drinks orders taken, reasonable wine list with something for everyone. My friend ordered the pasta...More

1  Thank 186400Caroline
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Ramesh J
August 26, 2018|
Response from AndersonsRestaurant | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your message. Never a problem to cook for vegans. As long as we know in advance we can have some options ready for your visit. Please call the restaurant on 01479 831466 to make your booking, and just... More
July 15, 2018|
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Response from AndersonsRestaurant | Property representative |
Only open for lunch on Saturday and Sunday, lunch menu changes all the time. Normally a choice of 3 starters, 5 Mains and 3 desserts, as well as soup and sandwiches.
December 30, 2017|
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Response from AndersonsRestaurant | Property representative |
Sorry, we don’t allow dogs. We are a very small one roomed restaurant, unfortunately not everyone loves dogs, so on that basis we have to say no. Thank you for understanding. Happy New Year. Steve Anderson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Deshar Road | Inverness-shire, Boat of Garten, Aviemore PH24 3BN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Aviemore and the Cairngorms  >  Aviemore  >  Boat of Garten
  • Phone Number: +44 1479 831466
  • E-mail
WelcomeWhether you've something to celebrate, are at the end of a hard day's walking in the hills, or simply fancy a break from cooking at home, it is our wish at Anderson's that you all feel welcome. Forget pretence, the atmosphere here is relaxed and informal, so sit back, switch off, and savour the pleasure of great food and drink. Local Produce At Anderson's we are committed to using local Scottish produce when it is in season, so needless to say, our menu changes each month, along with our daily specials. Each dish is lovingly prepared and bought together in such a way as to bring out the very best of truly great, fresh ingredients. Although our menu is creative, our aim is simple, to present you with food that we are confident you will enjoy, and that tastes fantastic.Family Friendly The whole family is welcome at Anderson's, and it is important to us that everyone can tuck into something they will enjoy. So for children we can either offer half portions of anything on the menu, or for specific likes or dislikes, please feel comfortable to say, and the chef will be happy to come up with something to suit- within reason! Similarly please make us aware of any special dietary requirements you may have.“It’s great to see a restaurant like Andersons opening up in Boat of Garten. Owners Steve and Claire have put a huge amount of thought and effort into their set up, and their intended philosophy of utilizing the best of Scottish produce should be a real boost to the local restaurant scene. I wish them every success for the future.” Nick Nairn
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