Restaurants

Top Choice Pub Food in Aberfeldy

Inn on the Tay

This convivial pub, with its modern bistro-style dining room, makes a great pit stop on the way west to Loch Tay. The menu is simple – salads, burgers, fish and chips – but top quality, and there's an outdoor deck a…
Top Choice Pub Food in Pitlochry

Moulin Hotel

A mile away from town but a world apart, this atmospheric inn has low ceilings, ageing wood and snug booths. It's a wonderfully romantic spot for a home-brewed ale (there's a microbrewery out back) and some Highland…
Top Choice Pub Food in Dunkeld & Birnam

Taybank

Top choice for a sun-kissed pub lunch by the river is the Taybank, a regular meeting place and performance space for folk musicians and a wonderfully welcoming bar serving ales from the local Strathbraan Brewery. Th…
Cafe in Lochs Tummel & Rannoch

Rannoch Station Tea Room

This superb little tearoom sits on the platform at remote Rannoch Station, serving coffee, sandwiches and cake to visiting hikers, mountain bikers and railway excursionists. Next door, in the former waiting room, is…
Bistro in Pitlochry

Port-na-Craig Inn

Across the river from the town centre, this cute little cottage sits in what was once a separate hamlet. Top-quality main meals are prepared with confidence and panache; there are also simpler sandwiches, kids’ meal…
Cafe in Glen Lyon

Bridge of Balgie Tearoom

This cafe, with a suntrap of a terrace overlooking the river, is the beating heart of Glen Lyon, a hub for walkers, cyclists and motorists. The owner is a fount of knowledge about the glen, and her pistachio and alm…
Scottish in Kenmore

Taymouth Marina

This appealing modern restaurant has a prime position on the banks of Loch Tay, with window tables making the most of the gorgeous views. Service is friendly and the menu runs from Scottish mussels and Cullen skink …
Cafe in Blair Atholl

Blair Atholl Watermill

This working watermill grinds its own flour and bakes its own bread, and serves it up in this atmospheric cafe as deliciously fresh sandwiches and toasties. You can watch the mill at work, and even sign up for baker…
Cafe in Aberfeldy

Watermill

Bookshop-cum-gallery-cum-cafe that serves delicious homemade soups, sandwiches and cakes. Best to book for lunch if you want to be sure of a table.