Scottish Smoked Salmon                                    £  6.95

Salad of Scottish Smoked Salmon with a Micro Lemon

Balm Salad, Caper Berries & Balmoral Bread


 Homemade Bistro Haggis Puff                      £ 6.95

Haggis, neep and potato wrapped in puff pastry

with a whisky cream sauce


Brie Nugget Salad                                                   £ 6.95

Deep Fried Nuggets Of Brie witha Crisp

Parma Ham Salad Dressed With  A Parmesan Oil

The Gathering Place Bistro



Our menu has been carefully crafted to bring together the best of Scottish fare together with some classic favourites.

Our chef frequently creates additional special dishes to tempt your palette.

Please do not hesitate to tell us if you have specific dietary requirements. We are always happy to accommodate these.


Homemade soup of the day                                    £  4.95

served with Balmoral bread & butter


Homemade Cullen Skink                                          £  6.95

A traditional thick Scottish Soup made of Smoked

Haddock, potatoes, Leeks & Onion


(V) Goats Cheese Tartlet                                            £ 6.95

Goats Cheese & Caramelized Red Onion Tartlet with a  Crisp

Salad, Toasted Pine Nuts & Balsamic Glaze






Our prime Scottish beef steaks are locally sourced from Menzies Butchers, here in Braemar:


8oz Ribeye Steak (approx  uncooked  weight)            £22.95


8oz Sirloin Steak (approx  uncooked weight)              £22.95




All our steaks are served with fries & garnished with onion rings, cherry tomato's, caramelised onions &  mushrooms


                               Add a sauce to your steak for £2.00


Cracked Black Pepper/Whisky Cream/ Blue Cheese




Our own homemade 8oz beef burger with lettuce & tomato, served with onion rings, tomato relish, homemade coleslaw & fries

8oz Beef burger                                                 £ 15.95

Add smoked applewood cheese, or bacon                £1.50

Add Strathdon Blue cheese                                               £1.50

Add Bacon                                                                                    £1.50

Venison Casserole                                                        £18.95

Diced prime Scottish venison slowly

cooked in a red wine and port sauce served with

today’s fresh vegetables and potatoes

Our venison is currently sourced from Neil Menzies Butcher


Char Grilled Chicken Carbonara                         £16.95

Char Grilled Chicken set on a bed of Tagliatelle Infused

with Pancetta, Wild Mushrooms & Parmesan Cream sauce


Wholetail Scampi                                                          £15.95

served with a mixed salad bowl, fries & homemade

tartar sauce


French Fried Fillet of Haddock                             £16.95

French Fried Fillet of Haddock set on a bed of

Petti Pois Risotto

(V)Asparagus & Wild Mushroom Risotto    £14.95


(V)Goats Cheese Puff Pastry Tartlet              £14.95

Goats Cheese in a Sun Blushed Tomato & Basil Puff

Pastry Tarlet With Salad


Herb Crusted Rack Of Lamb                                 £18.95

Served with Creamy Mash, Sun Blushed Tomato

& Balsamic Reduction



Our desserts are all homemade at the bistro

with some homemade Deeside delights Shortbread

Homemade Sticky toffee pudding                    £  6.95

Chefs homemade sticky toffee puddingg topped

with a caramel sauce, served with ice-cream/ cream

or custard


Homemade Chocolate Profiteroles                £ 6.95

Choux Buns Filled With Fresh Whipped Cream

& Covered in a Chocolate Sauce


Shortbread & Raspberry Stack                           £6.95

Tower of Deeside Delights Shortbread, Freshly

Wipped Cream & Raspberry Compote




Homemade Fruit Crumble                                  £ 6.95

Fruit crumble (please ask which fruit we have used today) served with cream, ice cream, or custard


Fudge Creme Brulee                                               £ 6.95

Homemade Deeside Delights Fudge Creme Brulee

served with Homemade Shortbread


Scottish Cheese board                                          £ 7.95

A trio of Scottish cheeses served with oatcakes and

an onion marmalade

Ask one of our team which cheeses are

available tonight


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