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“Great stop for refreshments”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of The Balmoral Bar

The Balmoral Bar
Ranked #16 of 31 Restaurants in Ballater
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Full Bar, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff
Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Great stop for refreshments”
Reviewed September 19, 2012

We enjoyed sitting at the bar and chatting with young man serving who was quite knowledgeable with his scotch - leading my husband to make a purchase of Aberlour. Warm and charming bar with friendly staff to beat!

Visited September 2012
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“A good bar meal”
Reviewed September 3, 2012

A good bar meal of fresh haddock and chips and salad and good beer. A great atmosphere and members of the Huntly Pipe band in full tartan regalia came into the bar! Very friendly staff and happy atmosphere. Pity we couldnt stay for the live music later on.

Visited September 2012
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1 Thank Elizabeth W
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Wirral, United Kingdom
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250 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
“Friendly atmosphere”
Reviewed August 19, 2012

Just a short walk from the Deeside Inn. Never ate here but the food looked and smelled great! Fair selection of wines

Visited July 2012
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1 Thank gourmet42
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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“ok”
Reviewed July 21, 2012

no complaints was fine for what it is. dont expect any more than a friendly bar

Visited August 2011
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Thank David B
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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176 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
“Average meal”
Reviewed July 11, 2012

Food was fine, nothing special but perfectly edible. Some of the food could have done with being hotter. Waitress pleasant and happy to allow small adjustment to food on menu. Evening meals served until 7 pm only.

  • Visited July 2012
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