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Chapter One - CLOSED

39 High St, Forres, Scotland
+44 1309 671682
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good16%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
2 Nov 2014
“wedding reception”
31 Oct 2014
“Could do better”
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British, Mediterranean, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
39 High St, Forres, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 November 2014

I don't know what to say about this place other than utterly AMAZING they just hosted my wedding day and I have to say that I have been to a few weddings and my wedding meal blew all the other meals away they are a...More

Thank jackev16
Reviewed 31 October 2014

We visited on a Tuesday evening - had to go earlier than we wanted as the restaurant was closing earlier than the time shown on the door - good job we popped in to check if we needed to book! Anyway, I ordered a salmon...More

Thank Lynne W
Reviewed 11 October 2014

We had heard mixed reports about this restaurant, but we are able to confirm that the food ( and wine) is excellent. good choice on the menue, and good size portions of food, at a reasonable price, left us well satisfied. It was a Sunday...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Just happened to stop by during a quick stop over on a CIE tour. We were lucky we were early because the place got crowded and service was a little slow. Had the two course lunch which was great! Mushroom buchetta and grilled salmon! Very...More

Thank Beth G
Reviewed 18 September 2014 via mobile

I have been to chapter one on several occasions and I had raved about it to my partner. This was the first time we had been together and it was such a disappointment that I am afraid we won't be returning. We were seated quickly...More

Thank CSM04
Sandra P, Owner at Chapter One, responded to this review

We were disappointed to read your review. There are occasional mistakes in the catering world and we did apologise for the delay with your food. There are never "jokes" made about poor service and it sounds unlike me to not give complimentary drinks or dessert....More

Reviewed 1 September 2014

We were in Scotland visiting our son, daughter-in-law, two grandsons and lovely new granddaughter. We went for a meal to celebrate the new birth. We were met at the door with a hearty welcome and shown to our seats. The waitresses were very attentive and...More

1  Thank Teresa G
Sandra P, Owner at Chapter One, responded to this review

It is always so nice to hear from happy customers. We do try our best with the food and service to make eating at Chapter One an enjoyable experience. Thank you for taking the time to give us such a great review. see you next...More

Reviewed 29 August 2014

Hadn't been to Chapter One for lunch for a while but found it was still excellent value at £7.99 for a 2 course set lunch. The owner was very welcoming and attentive throughout. My starter of a mushroom bruschsetta was the best I've ever had,...More

1  Thank Lawrence O
Sandra P, Owner at Chapter One, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a great review. We will see you soon

Reviewed 14 August 2014

Staff are very friendly. Free bread with butter and olive oil balsamic dip, bread was still warm and more than enough for the two of us to share. Starters arrived in a very timely manner and were delicious. Very large portions. staff were attentive and...More

Thank Ritajappy
Sandra P, Owner at Chapter One, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your meal and service at Chapter One. Thank you for taking the time to write us a great review. Look forward to see you next time you are in Forres

Reviewed 12 August 2014

Great service, good chat with staff and full understanding of wheat allergy. All food made fresh so no issues with contamination and the food was sooo tasty. Steak was melt in the mouth past cooked to perfection and the sauces were rich and packed with...More

Thank pedro66
Sandra P, Owner at Chapter One, responded to this review

At Chapter One gluten free food is not a problem and dishes can easily be changed to suit any taste. there are so many allergy's mainly gluten and dairy free and as food is prepared from fresh it easily adapted.Thank you for your great review...More

Reviewed 10 August 2014

After hearing so many good reviews im afraid to say it was a let down. We had to wait well over 20 minutes before we were offered a drink then had to wait even longer for our order to be taken. After at least a...More

3  Thank laurenbeth7
Sandra P, Owner at Chapter One, responded to this review

We are disappointed to read your review and will address this problem during our staff training. If you would like to discuss this matter further please contact me at the restaurant 01309 671682

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 High St, Forres, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Moray  >  Forres
  • Phone Number: +44 1309 671682
  • E-mail