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The Anderson

€€ - €€€, British,
Union Street, Fortrose, Scotland
+44 1381 620236
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
“chilli” (4 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
13:00 - 18:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Union Street, Fortrose, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 216 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We phoned at late notice for table availability and was greeted with a very cheery chappie saying they could fit us in. Although the restaurant doesn’t have great kerb appeal due to the windows being obscured with curtains and notices, once inside the staff are...More

Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Menu for food looked great,as did the dining area , but as we had a dog, we were ushered down a nasty back corridor into a dark and dirty bar and offered the same menu as the nice dining area, at the same prices. Decided...More

Thank DeliciousItalian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here two years ago - it’s still good, but the interior and exterior of the place is looking very tired. Shame. Food good, but felt understaffed and service slow.

Thank casa_tyr
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Didn't expect much from this place, only visited as we couldn't get anywhere else. Was pleasantly surprised! Staff were very friendly and efficient without being in your face, decor was quirky and comfortable, food was amazing! Will definitely be making this our first choice next...More

Thank rhianna26
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I don't care about the bubbly wallpaper, the dim lighting or having to wait more than 10 minutes for my meal - I love this place! I had the double cheese double meat philly cheese steak which was awesome. The two young gentlemen who looked...More

1  Thank VA8318
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This pub was a great find on our holiday to Fortrose. Initially you might be put off by the pub's dim lighting, and quirky eclectic decor and mismatched furniture. But in reality it is a real gem of a pub. Lots of choice for real...More

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Had a very nice meal here this pm - salad starter with walnuts, croutons and blue cheese was excellent, main dish of fillet steak chunks with - again blue cheese sauce was cooked to perfection and very tasty. The only draw back was the service...More

Thank Mrs Ann C
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

A good solid pub meal. Amazing selection of whiskies. Helpful and friendly staff. A welcome basket of toys / trinkets for the children to play with.

Thank joolia76
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful tasted meal comprising of; Seafood gumbo, chilli whitebait, lamb burger, hake & crab gratin and stuffed portobello mushrooms. All divine, hot and beautifully presented. Yes, a reduced menu but something for everyone on it I'd say. So what if it's "quirky" inside?! Service was...More

Thank A M
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Pleasant surprise. Couldn't get a table at nearby restaurant so thought we would give it a try. Quirky would be the word used to describe the decor. Tastey would be the word used to describe the food. Great atmosphere in the place, service was good...More

Thank Lauralauralaura L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 18:00
13:00 - 18:00
13:00 - 18:00
13:00 - 18:00
13:00 - 18:00
13:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Union Street, Fortrose, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  Fortrose
  • Phone Number: +44 1381 620236
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