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Fortes Restaurant

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15 Hide Hill, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1EQ, England
+44 1289 306412
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Jedburgh, United Kingdom
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253 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, diner cafe feel inside. Simple menu however all the family enjoyed the meals. We had meatballs, Mac n cheese and a pizza. Plus drinks. All came in under £25.

Thank KB1285
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Went here when I was 10, that was around 30 years ago, I told my 12 year old girl all about the knickerbocker glory so I was so chuffed that it was still there!! We all enjoyed our ice cream sundaes. Thank you x

Thank 77jules
Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Staff are very friendly and welcoming. Food is very good and well worth the prices being asked. Child friendly with staff taking an interest in my daughter ie asking about her day and what she has been doing

Thank lockhart2008
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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735 reviews
392 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Old fashioned cafe serving a very nice homemade soup and decent toastie a.the staff are very friendly and the service is efficient and you've a decent chance of parking nearby

Thank Viewlander
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Macaroni dish with garlic bread..... Can of tinned macaroni with a bit cheese thrown on top with some defrosted garlic bread,it may have only been £5 but absolute no effort involved

Thank Marc S
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

This is a friendly, old fashioned high street cafe and you can't fault the welcome. We ordered a lunch and I watched it being heated up. It was a home made dish but reheated in an oven - no problem - it's just a cafe. But then the cook takes a kitchen towel, blows a huge snot into it and... More 

1 Thank msf72
Derby, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

The iced cream is excellent, and the foo dishes very good. Everything is reasonably priced and the staff are friendly. The place is used by the locals and has a good atmosphere.

Thank Sean D
Bridlington, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Visited for lunch with my wife and 2 children following a visit to Berwick barracks. The 60s style decor has to be seen. Simple basic menu, that was well cooked and delicious. I can recommend the lasagne, It was the nicest I've ever had. The best part however was the ice cream. There is a reason this place has been... More 

Thank David M
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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284 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 362 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We stopped for coffees and were greeted by lovely staff. Coffees were perfect as was the tea Small selection of cakes and some ice creams My son needed to change my Granddaughter and unfortunately had to put her changing mat on the floor which is not the best

1 Thank Millyannpie
Borders, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

its worth going in here for the atmosphere, it's like stepping back in time. The food is good basic and the ice cream excellent. Be warned the loos out the back outside but very friendly staff who obviously recognise good customer service. It's worth walking down the Hill and along the bottom street, some lovely quirky shops, good exercise walking... More 

Thank Birkdale11

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Restaurant Details

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Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch
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  • Address: 15 Hide Hill, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Berwick-upon-Tweed
  • Phone Number: +44 1289 306412

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?