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The Lochnagar Indian Brasserie

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
2 Church Square, Ballater AB35 5NE, Scotland
+44 1339 755611
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (35 reviews)
“peshwari naan” (9 reviews)
“monkfish” (12 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2 Church Square, Ballater AB35 5NE, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 512 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Look folks. Like many of you I’ve travelled the world. Eaten off the street, literally, and from the tables of the worlds finest chefs - literally. Here I am on a benign mountain bike holiday in the Cairngorms. And his place is simply divine. The...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Recommended by our hosts in Ballater! And yes, very nice Indian with large choice of good and original Indian dishes. Nice and correct staff!

1  Thank Lennart B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having taken an age to decide on what we would like to order our telephone order was placed for pickup 45 minutes later. When we arrived our food wasn’t quite ready so we were offered complimentary drinks by the staff for while we waited. All...More

Thank helz01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was great, and service was good until after the mains where we felt a bit forgotten. It took some effort to get the waiters' attention to get a dessert and the bill. But the waiting staff were really nice and friendly. I think they...More

Thank Amit S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate twice in one week on holiday in Ballater. Lives up to the hype – the food is delicious and the price is reasonable. Great pleasant and efficient service. Good idea to book at peak times during the weekend.

Thank Bosker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is lovely: it arrives on hot plates, decent sized portions and very tasty. Possibly serves the best onion bhaji I have ever eaten. Inconsistency in the overall experience: the food is good and well presented, there are real napkins and it looks like...More

Thank MissX2k16
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here on 8th September. We have been here a few times over the years and have never been disappointed. The menu has many interesting and imaginative dishes at not unreasonable prices and the service is friendly and efficient. Try the Shamodry Jall Katta...More

Thank KMacRae2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended by the locals. A great friendly restaurant with good quality dishes. Thank you for a good evening.

Thank Debbie O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's a reason this restaurant books out fully! I had to get take-away, but it was well worth it. The owner was very friendly, welcoming and the food was made fresh and tasty. I requested my dish be made "painfully hot" to which they happily...More

Thank emcii
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on a Thursday night me and my fiance I had a chef speciality dish which was amazing cooked perfectly one of the best Indians I have ever had complimentary drinks went down a treat too

Thank Billy P
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8 July 2016|
Response from Ally87098 | Reviewed this property |
Yes we offer guloten free dishies
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Response from Ssain R |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 33
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Church Square, Ballater AB35 5NE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Ballater
  • Phone Number: +44 1339 755611
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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