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Lion & Unicorn

Main Street, Thornhill, Stirling FK8 3PJ, Scotland
+44 1786 850204
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (21 reviews)
“macaroni” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Thornhill, Stirling FK8 3PJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place was so warm and friendly that we might make it our new local. Oh and the foods really good.

Thank ohknow69
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You know your on to a winner when you enter a pub/restaurant and the staff start singing Christmas songs! Luckily it was the night the tree was being put up and what a fab welcome we got. Had a brilliant meal and service was fantastic....More

Thank PrincessJD1984
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nights with a group of friends who were shooting in Scotland for a week. Rooms are functional, warm and with good facilities, great bars with real open fires, the staff are extremely friendly as are the locals who are eating or...More

2  Thank 657Rob
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attended at Lion and Unicorn for a family celebration, warm welcome received by very friendly staff. Then seated in cosy room with real log fire adding to the ambience service throughout the evening service was first class and the food itself was simply awesome. This...More

1  Thank Martin C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fiona, thank you so much for rescuing us! We had no reservations anywhere for lodging. Many people on holiday and lodging was difficult to find. It was getting dark. We stumbled upon the Lion and Unicorn. Fiona made some calls for us despite being very...More

Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Booked a table for 4 this Sunday afternoon. Made very welcome on arrival even though the pub was extremely busy. Had a really nice meal in bar which had a huge open log fire (a bit too warm. Would definitely recommend eating here. Staff excellent,...More

Thank Anne W
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Considering that we didn't preorder the service and quality of food was outstanding. With one exception a friend who ordered lasagne everyone rated the food from very good to excellent. I had the best fish and chips I've had in years with light crispy batter,...More

Thank Margaretdoreen
Reviewed 18 October 2017

After touring the Inchmahome Priory, we tried to grab an early supper at the Port of Menteith Hotel, but their kitchen was closed. They steered us toward the Lion & Unicorn in Thornhill and we were so pleased with the recommendation. We were welcomed at...More

Thank deborah c
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Was touring around Aberfoyle. Popped into The lion and Unicorn and was not dissapointed. The food and service as always was fantastic glad we popped in

Thank Seamus C
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We stayed at a nearby BnB and the owner of the place recommended that we have dinner here. We were very pleasantly surprised. VERY friendly staff and great conversation at the bar before we were seated. Dinner was delicious. Great all the way around.

2  Thank Jim R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Thornhill, Stirling FK8 3PJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirling  >  Stirling  >  Thornhill
  • Phone Number: +44 1786 850204
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