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The Oak Tree Inn

Main Street | Balmaha, Drymen, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G63 0JQ, Scotland
+44 1360 870357
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (62 reviews)
“cullen skink” (15 reviews)
“haggis” (36 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street | Balmaha, Drymen, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G63 0JQ, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Stopped here for lunch while on a whiskey tasting tour of the area and it was very good. Ambiance was nice although rather crowded with hikers. The staff super friendly with an older gentleman serving us. He made a great recommendation on a local fish...More

Thank Ron H
Reviewed yesterday

Went for dinner while staying in the inn. Dinner was served in the bar area as it was quiet. Had a lovely log fire roaring away which created a nice warm atmosphere. Good range on the menu - plenty of locally sourced produce. Nice portions...More

1  Thank Crieffite
Reviewed 2 days ago

An infrequent visitor to the Oak Tree Inn at Balmaha - once or twice a year for several years. We have always enjoyed our trip but not sure what went wrong this time? Has there been a change of owner? The menu did not seem...More

Thank Grumpy1953
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So, the prices are a little higher than other places we’ve tried in Scotland. But the Scotch was good, and so was the food.

1  Thank Sheryl M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove up here to have a walk around the local area and for lunch. The food was pretty good, the waiters were excellent, very polite and don’t mind giving you time to make your mind up. They have a great folder for allergies which...More

1  Thank Shigamm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

always received excellent food and service. Can be very busy at times but worth the wait . Walkers are welcome but not dogs so you have to sit outside! but very nice in good weather

1  Thank tersu2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to go for a Sunday lunch. Lots of options. Had a very nice burger. Staff are nice and service is quick. Popular place and I enjoyed myself. Added bonus of being close to some lovely walks.

1  Thank Kitty8704
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked over Conic Hill to reach the Oak Tree. It was very busy but we still managed to get a table and enjoyed a very nice lunch. Service was very good, staff were friendly and helpful

1  Thank Terry A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here a couple of times whilst around Loch Lomond. Very friendly staff, they couldn’t be more welcoming. The food was excellent, especially the steak and mushroom pie! Wonderful roaring fire which made for a very cosy and welcoming atmosphere. Very busy little...More

1  Thank aboyd369
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took a drive out to Loch Lomond and called in for a family lunch. Pretty spot snd popular with walkers. For a wet Tuesday, the place was pretty busy. From the start, all of the staff were very friendly and attentive, getting us a table...More

1  Thank Big_g_marshall
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Lisa D
6 May 2017|
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Response from Fiona R | Reviewed this property |
im sure it states on their website they do
Jenna D
23 June 2016|
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Response from WPritchard | Reviewed this property |
Afraid not
Jan H
11 January 2015|
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Response from pgill1 | Reviewed this property |
Just had lunch there but toured up and down the Loch. Great place for hiking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Balmaha, Drymen, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G63 0JQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Drymen
  • Phone Number: +44 1360 870357
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