The place and decor is very tired, the toilets are downright disgusting,, noisy football on the telly is not a great atmosphere beer was warm unlike the welcome from staff
Went for a beer here as it's about the only 'pub' in ballater. Staff and barmaid were very friendly, but the general lay out and atmosphere was like sitting in someone's front room. Not much choice of drinks and furniture was a bit old and cheap. Very bright lighting which reduced the atmosphere further. Then the local DJ turned up... 更多
This is a great place to have whisky at. It is a nice walk form the Glen Lui Hotel, where we stayed. The prices were great and the service even better. There is a beautiful church across the street which is also a must.
The Balmoral bar is clearly the "local" boozer in Ballater and I must say that if I lived here it would be my pub of choice too. As an ex-pat Lowland Scot I almost automatically assumed that it would be a rough and ready place, and I was completely off the mark. This is a smart bar that is cosy... 更多
Had a great few hours in here watching a live football match. Supported well by locals. Good food choice on lunch menu. I had macaroni cheese and loved it! Staff very welcoming.
My friends and I stopped in to this bar while we were staying in Ballater. The selection is good, and the service is prompt. The bar tender was on top of his game, and no one was left waiting very long to order a drink. We enjoyed a few games of pool, and watched a rugby match with some of... 更多