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AA Guide Changes - 22/02/2015

Unlike many other UK and Ireland food guides, the AA Guide is constantly updated throughout the year. The AA Guide restaurant changes from around 22/02/2015 are detailed below. We list both increases and decreases in AA Rosette awards, as well as complete removals from the AA Guide.

AA Rosettes Increased

Name Location Old Award New Award
Ullinish Country Lodge Isle Of Skye - AA RosetteAA RosetteAA Rosette
Ben's Cornish Kitchen Penzance AA Rosette AA RosetteAA Rosette
The AA continually inspects restaurants throughout the year. A restaurant can be awarded one or two AA Rosettes at any time, however three and four Rosettes are only awarded twice a year, and five Rosettes only once per year. The above table lists the restaurants that were awarded more AA Rosettes around the date specified.

AA Rosettes Decreased

Name Location Old Award New Award
The Painted Heron London AA RosetteAA Rosette AA Rosette
Any restaurant that when inspected, is no longer deemed to meet the standards of a previous AA Rosette award, can have its AA Rosettes reduced at any time. This usually comes in the form of restaurants previously holding two AA Rosettes being reduced to one. The restaurants above had their AA Rosettes reduced around the date specified.

AA Rosettes Reduced To Zero

Name Location Old Award New Award
Pompadour by Galvin Edinburgh AA RosetteAA RosetteAA Rosette -
Hinds Head Bray AA RosetteAA RosetteAA Rosette -
The Terrace Restaurant at St Tudno Hotel Llandudno AA RosetteAA Rosette -
The Harbour Inn and Restaurant Isle Of Islay AA RosetteAA Rosette -
River Bar And Restaurant at the Newbury Manor Hotel Newbury AA RosetteAA Rosette -
The Brasserie at Malmaison Belfast Belfast AA Rosette -
The Olive Tree Restaurant Exeter AA Rosette -
Gatehouse Restaurant at the Best Western Gatehouse Hotel Ipswich AA Rosette -
The Atrium Restaurant at the Kings Arms Hotel Woodstock AA Rosette -
Restaurants that have their AA Rosettes reduced to zero still appear in the AA Guide, however they may subsequently be removed. AA Rosettes are usually reduced to zero when a change of chef or other major change takes place. Whilst a restaurant has zero AA Rosettes, it will not appear in our database (unless it also holds other awards).

Removed from AA Guide

Name Location Old Award New Award
22 Mill Street Restaurant and Rooms Chagford AA RosetteAA Rosette -
Mithas Edinburgh AA RosetteAA Rosette -
The Crooked Billet Bletchley AA Rosette -
The Carron Art Deco Restaurant Stonehaven AA Rosette -
Harrison's London AA Rosette -
El Pirata Detapas London AA Rosette -
The above restaurants no longer appear in the AA Guide. This is most often due to restaurant closure, however the AA can remove any restaurant from their guide at any time if it no longer meets the required standards to be eligible for one or more AA Rosettes.