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The Mash Tun

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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8 Broomfield Square, Aberlour, Scotland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A quiet night but made very welcome A full menu available despite it being just past New Year period. Menu has some interesting choices, not all the usual pub standards. Very good smoked salmon starters, not the usual thinly sliced stuff! Mains of cajun salmon, etc all consumed with relish. Service good, real ale available. Only weakness is wine list,this... More 

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family had a beautiful meal here for New Years Eve. Staff accommodating and food beautiful. Would highly recommend.

Thank domag123
Aberlour, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As we will be away for Christmas 2016 we had a small family gathering, the Christmas meal was very very good, all the staff were friendly and professional, thanks to Mark, Karen and all the staff. Merry Christmas

Thank mikelskelley
Talbot County, Maryland
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

As part of the Bespoke Distillery Tour, we had lunch at The Mash Tun. It was a wonderful lunch. We loved the location and the fact that everything was very, very clean. Plus, the staff was extremely accommodating and most helpful. As part of our tour, we also had a special whiskey tasting arranged at the pub. Mark was exceptional... More 

San Juan, Puerto Rico
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped here after our whiskey tour. Nice spot to relax, drink and eat simething before heading back.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

This place came recommended and was full to the gunnels on a mid week evening. The staff were happy to squeeze us in even though we hadn't booked a table. The food was tasty, served quickly and the staff were ever so helpful. Best part was the fantastic whisky selection on offer.

Thank Monique S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Great wee hotel, nice room - pleasant and comfortable. Good food and very accommodating of my preferences, and early morning breakfast request. Thank You

Thank JaxG3
Almere, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This restaurant is very good for lunch or dinner. We did both with friends for lunch and the quality was very good. Later we stayed for a dinner and even then we weren't dissapointed. Next to all of this you can stay for the night especially if you wish to sample from their comprehensive whisky bar. Note: they have the... More 

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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Good choice of food on the menu, an amazing bar with so many choices of whisky and great service - all at a very reasonable price!

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Dufftown, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Whilst we did not expect hushed conversation in what is basically a bar, the noise level emanating from a party of about twelve totally dominated and even spoilt the experience. When they were eating was a blessed relief. We arrived at 7.00 as per the reservation, ordered as soon as approached and were served at just before 8.00. I felt... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Broomfield Square, Aberlour, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Moray  >  Aberlour
  • Phone Number: 441340881771

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?