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Buchan Hotel

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Walked in for lunch and ordered steak pie which was very tasty. Lovely puff pastry served with roast potatoes and veg. How nice to eat real food - not a microwave meal as is all too common these days. Service was really fast and staff attentive. Will definitely visit again very soon. All the other customers seemed to be enjoying...

Thank Joan T
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Visited midweek for a family lunch, very disappointed. Overpriced for what tasted like cheap, reheated food. Sausages tasteless, caesar salad served with breaded chicken similar to a kids 'happy' meal and salad straight from a bag! Won't be eating here again!

Thank HappyBunny28
Inverurie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Did not stay here but tried their dining and have to say it's one of the best meals I've had in a while. I first thought it was quite a posh, fancy like place that would serve over expensive portions that wouldn't even feed a 2 year old but I was much mistaken and received large portions of food which...

Thank Simpo13
Fraserburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Visiting for an early Xmas dinner, service the is food better than most hotel type restaurants, we had the usual turkey with trimmings and extra gravy for me good food and hot and at very reasonable price, no complaints good value. We will go again.

1Thank david g
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Went there for a birthday celebration meal with family and found it to be a very good meal and incredibly nice decor. We were presented with an evening meal menu, high tea menu and also a festive menu. I might be picky here, but that was too much choice. The food was hot and well presented as well as being...

Thank Colin B
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Just had to try Ellon's newest eatery at the Buchan Hotel. The speciality of the new facility is tappas. It was fine, but pretty basic. Lacked ambience. Food was good, but left a little disappointed, especially as the name of the new restaurant was never explained to my girl friend and myself. Needs a good mine host to attract customers.

Thank Jack7_13
Portlethen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2015

Went for meal. From offset was wrong. Smokers standing right outside the hotel door, surly there have a smoking area for them. In the hotel we were seated quickly, at the back of what reminded me of a typical cafe. Have been to nicer garden centres. Waiter informed us is the wrong soup. We had to ask someone to come...

3Thank Jacqueline_Hickman
Ellon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Visited for an evening meal, we found the menu to be very over priced (average £7.50 for a starter and £15 for main course) so we opted for the high tea (£13.50). We received 1 slice of toast each, main course was very nice BUT the chef "refused" my request to have half rice and chips with the curry. I...

Thank foodie378
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2015

Definitely a pleasant surprise as far as the rooms are concerned - clearly recently renovated and very stylish, with well equipped little 'coffee station'. The hotel is surrounded by restaurants and cafes and is just by the river and a big supermarket, so you're close to anything you might need. Only thing we didn't really like was the breakfast -...

Thank Kakibot
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Dined here on Friday night.Heard mixed reviews but we could not have been treated better.Service was very good. Food was excellent with very large portions, Very reasonably priced too. We will both be back to the buchan for a meal again. Keep up the good work

3Thank Chris d

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about Buchan Hotel

Address: 1 Bridge Street, Ellon AB41 9AA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Ellon
Price Range: ₹ 7,373 - ₹ 7,540 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Rooms not overlooking the bridge are quieter.”
Marthab124, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“do not choose a room above the pub or faced to the roundabout”
JAROSLAV80, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Did not stay over, but suspect it would be pretty basic”
Jack7_13, 30 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Find another restaurant”
Jacqueline_Hickman, 21 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Use a room away from the main drag if you can!”
HiltzTheCoolerKing, 26 Mar 2015 | Read review
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