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Derbar Indian Restaurant

75 High Street, Banchory AB31 5TJ, Scotland
+44 1330 825564
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (15 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
“pakora” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
75 High Street, Banchory AB31 5TJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Derbar has a surprisingly large menu. Lots of stuff you don't see or have never seen before. E.g. Curry with whisky.bi admire the effort. The food is good. In fact, the takeaway is above average. You can get the food faster by takeaway, despite...More

Thank James E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived one Monday evening , only one guy in the whole restaurant. So after about half an hour just me and 2 of my friends in the restaurant it took an hour and a half for us to get our food where it arrives cold....More

Thank Maddy_hutcheon27
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great takeaway with my daughter! Very tasty..Good portion sizes..Definitely worth a go.. reasonably priced too!

Thank Kristine F
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The Derbar is extremely hit or miss. Sometimes it is great and we love it and the next day (tonight's curry) the quality is poor. Tonight our chicken was hard/chewy and was either overcooked or reheated. Either way it wasn't enjoyable. All 4 dishes had...More

Thank GeorgeCostanza1986
Reviewed 7 July 2017

On a recent business trip on Tuesday 4th July i went into this restaurant on the High Street just hoping to get some good warm food after a 7 hour drive & finishing late and hotel not doing evening meals anymore, I must say this...More

1  Thank Darrell P
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Had an excellent meal in Derbar recently when visiting Banchory. Lovely inside once you've gone up the stairs as the main access is up stairs between shops. We were welcomed and greeted by friendly staff and the manager/owner. Ordered starters and mains and everything we...More

Thank Maccer66
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

A pleasant setting, polite waiter and good food. Nothing really stood out here, the food was okay. I've had better, but also had far far worse. I would come here again.

Thank grahar81
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Went on the spur of the moment for a family meal. Service was very good, all the staff were very attentive. Place is clean and nice to sit in. Menu range was excellent and speed of food delivery was just fine. The main issue is...More

Thank Paula H
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We are locals and the Derbar is our favourite place to eat or have take away. The food is excellent. The restaurant is modern the toilets are very clean and the staff are great, especially the owner. Lovely man.

Thank NellieHende73
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Great food and good service. Food was hot and good portions . Ambience was ok but could have had music on rather than listening to phone ringing all the time .

Thank MichelleWalker08
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 High Street, Banchory AB31 5TJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Banchory
  • Phone Number: +44 1330 825564
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The Derbar is an Indian restaurant located at the heart of Banchory, Royal Deeside; approximately 20 minutes drive from Aberdeen.Established for over 10 years; specialising in traditional North Indian cuisine with exclusive dishes from the Punjab!The Derbar is the place to meet and eat with friends, family & associates.
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