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138 Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5AG, Scotland
+44 1796 473888
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“burgers” (27 reviews)
“steak” (52 reviews)
“pub grub” (34 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
138 Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5AG, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had dinner here during our visit to the enchantes forest. We were seated quickly despite place being exceptionally busy. We both had burgers which were quite large. The chips weren't the hottest, think they had been lying for a while being kept warm. Burger itself...More

Thank tomalli68
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped for a quick lunch and were treated with sarcasm and rudeness when ordering. We also noticed other patrons being treated similarly. Really disappointed in the service and will not be recommending to friends and family.

Thank Ginger T
Reviewed 3 days ago

Good food and drinks, clean toilets, friendly staff. I had neeps and tatties for a first time and I enjoyed it.

Thank patrycja_n87
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited this pub/bar/restaurant on a recent trip to Pitlochry. We decided to eat here whilst awaiting our time slot to visit the Enchanted Forest. My husband had the chicken breast burger whilst I had the steak pie I can honestly say I have never had...More

Thank Moira P
Reviewed 4 days ago

In the heart of Pitlochry you will find this great pub with good food and many brews and whiskys offered. The special when I was there was a full turkey dinner for lunch. Wonderful. Crowded at lunch so be early if you want a seat.

Thank Murr3
Reviewed 5 days ago

I really wanted to give a good review as things looked promising when seeing others plates on the way in, and I will start by saying the service was very good. Although quite slow, which on a busy afternoon can be forgiven, when finally arriving...More

Thank Gino C
Reviewed 5 days ago

i be in this place years ago and i could not believe how much it chance to be a great bar i had a very nice pint and meal then there and very good the staff was great and friendly

Thank Neil J H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The child's pizza was amazing and a hit with my 2 year old. The fish and chips are brilliant and from their own chip shop, chips well cooked and not greasy. Waitress was amazing with my son

Thank LoveKenya2011
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite a busy venue, food is decent and good range of drinks. Much better on our second visit as when we came the first time we were turned away as we weren't allowed in with the dog. They must have changed their policy since then...More

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We each enjoyed the tomato basil soup and 1/2 of ham sandwhich, Mike had a beer and I had a pot of hot tea.

Thank miss_jl
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9 October 2017|
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Response from AlmagFife_Scotland | Reviewed this property |
No spa I'm afraid.
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6 September 2016|
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Hi, sorry for the delay in answering but our car park is for hotel use only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5AG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Pitlochry
  • Phone Number: +44 1796 473888
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McKays Pitlochry is a traditional Scottish pub and live entertainment venue serving the finest local produce, ales and premium spirits as well as showcasing the best local, national and International acts. It is open from noon each day till late every night and is a true alternative destination in the Scottish social scene.For more information on the full music and entertainment programme click herePitlochry's great value pub entertainment and food venue at McKays bar and restaurant we are becoming well known for our steaks and pub classics like fish and chips and steak and ale pie. We serve a variety of dishes to cater for every ones tastes. Each day we have a special promotion. Food is served from early to late.McKays Bar and Restaurant are delighted to announce that there is WiFi on the premises for all customers' use.While in the pub you can watch sports, listen to live musicians or join in our themed nights, which we run through out the year. We also hold a late license that allows you to party on into the early hours to live music, and the sounds played by our resident D.J Hen parties, sports tours and clubs are all welcome.About McKays Scottish Bar and RestaurantMcKays has been providing hospitality for over a hundred years, we pride ourselves on our service and quality. In recent times we have refurbished our bar and restaurant area, making it an ideal place to relax, eat and be entertained for young and old, whilst enjoying true Scottish hospitality.
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