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The Botanist

15 London Road, Alderley Edge SK9 7JT, England
+44 1625 865637
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“kebab” (76 reviews)
“scotch egg” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
15 London Road, Alderley Edge SK9 7JT, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We decided to book a table here as it came highly recommended to us and we were not disappointed the food and service was beautiful we had a deli board to start to share my husband had the fish and chips and I had the...More

Thank 20MrsSmith16
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi 20MrsSmith16, A thank you for a delightful review... we're so pleased your evening was as good as the recommendations that had been made to you! Grant will be pleased to hear you sing his praise - I'll be sure to pass on your comments....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great cocktails!!! Definitely going back here although the menu needs some revision. There are so many great places to eat in Alderley Edge and if really want to compete up your game when it comes to what’s to eat.

Thank Mala N
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mala N, Thank you for your positive review - we're so glad you enjoyed the evening and rest assured... our cocktail menu is always under development so keep your eyes peeled for our new seasonal release! Many thanks, The Botanist team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the lookout for local celebs this is the spot to sit in the window and watch the traffic. There is a fantastic selection of beers from all around the globe to keep you company.

Thank 722Jon
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi 722Jon, You're right, we have the perfect window seat to sit and people watch and what a good way to spend it working your way through our extensive beer menu! Thank you for your review! Many thanks, The Botanist team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Botanist on a Saturday afternoon in Jan with my Mum. We decided to have a number of starters to share rather than main courses. The smoked haddock fondue was super tasty and luxurious, the falafel were delicious and everything else that we...More

Thank Rachel A
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rachel A, Thank you for a delightful review - we're always so pleased to hear people enjoy their visit and a variety of starters is the best way to enjoy our extensive menu! Next time I'd recommend delving into our dessert menu! Many thanks,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A good swift greeting and the waitress led us to our table. Drinks followed quickly and that’s where the good service ended. There was a delay in our food arriving and when it did it was lukewarm and disappointing. I ordered the falafel and halloumi...More

Thank pimper71
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi pimper71, Thank you for your review, we always take on board any feedback and strive to applying this to an ever increasing, better customer experience. Apologies to hear about your experience with us - please email mikebignell@nwtc.uk.com so we can investigate this further. Many...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was first ( of 6 ) to arrive ; and duly plonked myself on table 12 ( under the stairs !! ) with a large glass of Pinot ( Jake behind the bar knows me very well !! ) and tip-tapped away in my...More

Thank Helen G
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Helen G, Thank you for a delightful review! I'm so pleased to hear you enjoyed your food and the ambience of the Botanist... our secret garden is perfect for the warmer months so start the countdown now! Many thanks, The Botanist team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is excellent and the chefs go the extra mile to make the food something you have never seen before. It makes the experience different. Staff are excellent and professional and coped well the couple of times I went with tables of 12+.More

Thank Clare T
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Clare T, We're really pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit with us - thank you for a delightful review. I'm glad you got to appreciate our lovely food and hope to see you back... we aim to deliver a high standard of service...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Based on my visit I would definitely return. We had booked a table & were immediately shown to our table. Good choice of food....there were 5 of us & the hanging kebabs & the pies were popular choices. (Puds gd as well). Staff very friendly...More

Thank PG05
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi PG05, It's always such a delight to read such positive reviews, thank you for yours. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed our infamous hanging kebabs that bring so many through our doors. I hope your first visit was also the first of many to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner moved into the area a couple of months ago, we eat out probably everyday and tried all the restaurants in the area and found the botanist our favourite, it's much more relaxed and not to many snobby people eating there. They...More

Thank Luke D
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Luke D, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us... we're so pleased you found Niall and the staff friendly. The Botanist aims to please all, some come for the music, some for the relaxed atmosphere and others for the...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch during a trip with my bf, the staff were attentive and so lovely they even minded my dog (welcome in the bar area) when she was restless! So sweet. Food was gorgeous, we had a sharing board. Such a perfect example...More

Thank cjhijkl
BotanistAE, Manager at The Botanist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi cjhijkl, Thank you for your delightful review - I'm so pleased to hear you found what you were looking for at the Botanist. We love dogs here so next time be sure to bring yours with you again for her to equally enjoy! We...More

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Derek S
25 November 2015|
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Response from BotanistAE | Property representative |
Hi Derek, Yes Marlow do allow well behaved dogs in to their bar and outside areas - especially greyhound ones.... :-) X
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drshadrack1
7 April 2015|
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Response from BotanistAE | Property representative |
Hi Sarah I manage the Trip Advisor page on behalf of The Botanist and can confirm we have a comprehensive allergen breakdown for our menu. Please ask for it when you visit and we will be more than happy to advise you on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 London Road, Alderley Edge SK9 7JT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Alderley Edge
  • Phone Number: +44 1625 865637
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Description
Formally No.15 Wine Bar, The Botanist offers a well stocked cellar of cask-conditioned ales, more than 70 bottled beers and ciders from around the world, a selection of finest Champagnes and an intriguing cocktail menu. Food comes in the form of a deli-style menu with rotisserie and barbecue. Owned and operated by the New World Pub Company, The Botanist is unlike anything else.
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