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Ballathie House Hotel Restaurant

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Kinclaven, Stanley PH1 4QN, Scotland
+44 1250 883268
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Perth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We have recently held our eldest daughter's wedding at Ballathie House Hotel which was a wonderful weekend for our many friends who travelled far and wide to spend the weekend in Perthshire. Ballathie did us proud, the food was superb and nothing was too much trouble for the staff. It was magical weekend and we are extremely grateful to Ballathie... More 

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Thank Adrian F
Stirling, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Food looked amazing and tasted fantastic. Would highly recommend a visit but make sure you book as it is very popular.

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Thank 62kate
Galashiels, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Fantastic hotel, extremely welcoming, superb staff and delightful surroundings.Every need catered for .Couldn't fault in any way. Fully intend a return visit.

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Thank Alan K
Perth, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We have been there twice with different couples for Sunday lunch. Hopefully we will visit again soon. Both times our meals were delicious. The first time we also had coffee outside in the grounds and the setting is gorgeous. Well worth it!

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Thank moushmoula
Kilmarnock
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165 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Located in a fabulous estate bordering the River Tay, this restaurant on consecutive nights gave me perhaps the best two meals I have ever eaten! Chef is proud of using local, seasonal produce where possible and succeeded beyond any reasonable expectation with both the selection of food and the cooking and presentation of it. The setting of the restaurant in... More 

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Thank JayBird58
Scotland
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103 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

We had been given a present of afternoon tea at Ballathie. We can thoroughly recommend this. Rather than being an afternoon tea it was really a meal in itself. We went there quite late in the afternoon and did not need to eat anything else in the evening. The food and variety was absolutely first class. Nothing could be faulted... More 

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Leeds
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39 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

This lovely country house hotel is in an idyllic spot right on the banks of the river Tay and is a perfect spot for lunch. The food was fresh, tasty and delightfully presented. We visited mid week and it was a shame that we were the only ones in the restaurant however this did not stop us thoroughly enjoying our... More 

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Thank Jenny G
Strathdon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Ballathie House is not a spot the traveller will stumble upon. Its setting above the silvery Tay is well worth the trouble to follow the well signed route. The restaurant is on the formal side, and better for it. No baseball caps or football shirts here. Quality is all around.

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Thank Ronnie S
Perth, Australia
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81 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We ate the restaurant on numerous occasions over our wedding weekend. The food was fantastic full of flavour and mostly local products. Every bite was mouth watering.

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Thank Msellie77
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Dinner was fantastic the service sublime great choice nothing to much trouble. Fantastic expieriance will be back again

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kinclaven, Stanley PH1 4QN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Stanley
  • Phone Number: +44 1250 883268
Description
Let Ballathie House Hotel restaurant in Kinclaven, near Stanley, Perthshire, surround you with the elegance of this splendid 17th century mansion house which overlooks the River Tay. The traditional dining room, in sunny yellow panelled walls, moulded plaster ceiling, grand fireplace, upholstered chairs and idyllic views over the lawns to the flowing River Tay, is the scene of award-winning meals. Head Chef Andrew Wilkie uses seasonal, local ingredients to produce a daily changing menu that's a fresh twist on classic Scottish cuisine. With many popular dishes from Queen Scallops to local venison and delicious locally reared Aberdeen Angus beef you can be guaranteed of your palette being treated to mouth watering delights. Ballathie House's cellar guards more than 350, but the best finale is a malt whisky from the bar and a stroll by the river.

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