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The Anderson

€€ - €€€British, ,
Union Street, Fortrose, Scotland
+44 1381 620236
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
“chilli” (4 reviews)
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British, Pub, Bar, International, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Union Street, Fortrose, Scotland
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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

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
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We'd eaten here on previous trips to the area in the past 5/6 years and had very fond memories of the quirky venue, excellent service, fabulous menu and tasty food. The Anderson has never been a cheap place to eat but we always felt that...More

Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here one night for dinner and decided to go early and have a few drinks beforehand. We went into the bar area and it was like walking into a time warp, it looked ancient but in a good way. Nice real ales and ciders....More

Thank mickdole
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Being a lover of strong flavors and lots of veggies I've been underwhelmed by most restaurants in Scotland. I love the people, the terrain---I even love the weather, but the food not so much. That being said, my wife and I stopped in to The...More

Thank ProfEric
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We have been here several times in the past and return because it has been very good. Unfortunately it seems to have been on a downward drift for a while now. If we didn't know it from the past, our last two visits in particular...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
British, Pub, Bar, International, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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