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The Botanist

15 London Road, Alderley Edge SK9 7JT, England
+44 1625 865637
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“kebab” (44 reviews)
“scotch egg” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Food
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LOCATION
15 London Road, Alderley Edge SK9 7JT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good place to go to spend a relaxing sunny Sunday afternoon - good range of dishes on menu and loved the live music. Excellent range of cocktails too!More

Thank 5U2E
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi 5U2E! Thanks for taking the time to write a review! We have live music every evening, and all day and night on the weekends! Be sure to pop in again soon and try some of our exciting new cocktails that we launched last week...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We regularly go to the Botanist for dinner. Their specialty is hanging kebabs - I like the chicken one. They also do a really good half a BBQ chicken, and the scotch egg starter is to die for! They're very proud of the amount of...More

Thank Lucy H
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon Lucy H! Thank you for taking the time to write us a review! You are correct! we are incredibly proud of the wide variety of beers, ales and lagers that our beer gurus beautifully present to all guests in our Anthology of Ales!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed particularly the deli board and the different drinks - especially the lemonade with fresh herbs in it - yummy!

Thank Karina Y
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Karina Y, Great to hear you enjoyed yourself! We are actually launching lots of new, and VERY exciting cocktails tomorrow! so be sure to be back very soon to try them! Thanks The Team at The Botanist

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Botanist for Sunday lunch, which was absolutely delicious. Came with all the trimmings (Yorkshire pud and stuffing included) and was great value for money as the plate was piled high with chicken. Live music was great and was a lovely touch. Will return!More

Thank lea_1753
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Lea_1753, What a lovely review to read on this very rainy Monday! We wait all week for it to be Sunday again especially so we can enjoy our gigantic Sunday Roasts and our huge Yorkshires! We are so pleased you enjoyed your lunch as...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst staying in the area we visited this restaurant having read reviews. On a Monday night the place was very busy. A salad was excellent the pie chips and gravy was average with the pie crust burnt. Service was very good very friendly.

Thank Birdie2boy
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Birdie2boy, Thank you for taking the time to review The Botanist! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your salad and that our servers were friendly : ) We hope to see you here again soon! Thanks The Team at The Botanist

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a large party on a Saturday evening and we ordered a wide variety of dishes. Everyone enjoyed the food and the presentation although there were some #wewantplates jokes. The prices seemed reasonable for the fare we had. Certainly not cheap but the food...More

Thank everyones-a-critic
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello everyones-a-critic! Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback, we really appreciate hearing how our guests found their experience with us! We are very happy that you enjoyed your overall time with us and that you specifically enjoyed our Pies, Hanging...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good atmosphere, hands on friendly staff. Advise anyone to book in advance as crowded with loads of peopleMore

Thank vickyshuff
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Vickyshuff, Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback! We absolutely pride ourselves on our brilliantly hands on and friendly staff at The Botanist! I will pass on your message to the whole team who will be happy to hear your...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

Just stopped in for drinks. Nice atmosphere & well stocked bar. We didn't eat but the food looked good. Drinks a bit pricey but that's Cheshire!More

Thank Penelope N
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Penelope N, Thank you for letting us know your thoughts! we love to hear from all of our guests, whether you are stopping by for a drink or sitting down for a meal! We're happy that you found our bar well stocked and that...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

We arrived at 5pm without booking but it wasn't a problem as it was early. Our elderly parents were with us as we celebrating a birthday. We sat down at a cosy table and ordered from the ample menu. The waiter was great and was...More

Thank JulesWIngfield
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello JulesWIngfield, What a lovely review! Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your birthday celebration with us! Its great to hear that our fabulous team were so attentive. They are very knowledgeable on all of our dishes and i hope they...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Table for 8 dining here, great bar with a great atmosphere. Service was fab and friendly. Good menu with a lot of choice at reasonable prices, everybody thoroughly enjoyed their meals. Good selection of cocktails too and live music on the weekend which really adds...More

Thank stokie_gem
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Morning Stokie_gem, Thanks for taking the time to let us know about your experience dining with us! It's always great to hear such lovely feedback and were so pleased that you and your seven guests enjoyed their meals! We have live music playing every...More

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Derek S
Hello can I take my greyhound to the botanist in Marlow?
25 November 2015|
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Response from BotanistAE | Property representative |
Hi Derek, Yes Marlow do allow well behaved dogs in to their bar and outside areas - especially greyhound ones.... :-) X
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drshadrack1
Do you have gluten-free options?
7 April 2015|
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Response from BotanistAE | Property representative |
Hi Sarah I manage the Trip Advisor page on behalf of The Botanist and can confirm we have a comprehensive allergen breakdown for our menu. Please ask for it when you visit and we will be more than happy to advise you on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$20
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 London Road, Alderley Edge SK9 7JT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Alderley Edge
  • Phone Number: +44 1625 865637
  • E-mail
Description
Formally No.15 Wine Bar, The Botanist offers a well stocked cellar of cask-conditioned ales, more than 70 bottled beers and ciders from around the world, a selection of finest Champagnes and an intriguing cocktail menu. Food comes in the form of a deli-style menu with rotisserie and barbecue. Owned and operated by the New World Pub Company, The Botanist is unlike anything else.
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