1 Best Restaurant in Ballater, Aberdeen and the Northeast

Rothesay Rooms

$$$$ Fodor's choice

The Old Royal Station, built for Queen Victoria and restored after a disastrous fire in 2015, now houses Rothesay Rooms (formerly the Carriage). The upscale restaurant serves a carefully curated menu with an emphasis on locally sourced game, meat, seafood, and vegetables.

Station Sq., Ballater, AB35 5RB, Scotland
Known For
  • Lunan Bay asparagus
  • Wark Farm lamb and Hill of Gellen pheasant
  • Local regional produce
Restaurant Details
Rate Includes: Closed Mon.–Thurs. No dinner Sun.