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The Byre Inn

Brig o' Turk | Callander, Callander, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK17 8HT, Scotland
+44 1877 376292
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Brig o' Turk | Callander, Callander, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK17 8HT, Scotland
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Reviewed today via mobile

Husband and I were at Callander for a day out and popped along for lunch as was here on a previous visit with a group of walkers had had a gorgeous lunch with a roaring fire What a HUGE disappointment Place was freezing with no...More

5  Thank Catriona M
Reviewed yesterday

The pub is very welcoming with a roaring fire, small friendly dog, candles outside lighting the path and candles on the tables. There is a good sized parking area and lovely walks nearby. However, we were disappointed by the poor value for money that the...More

5  Thank Emcrob
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wow great food drink services music atmosphere staff location and most of this place is unique.Cant wait to be back cheers guys

1  Thank andrewbryce16
JasonA3133, General Manager at The Byre Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came accross this country pub on a day trip through the trossacs. Manager was very welcoming and played music of our choice. Sunday dinner was of great quality and the hot chocolate is to die for! Lovely and cosy inside, a real country pub. Will...More

Thank emilyanderson11111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting with a group of friends - all local residents. Bitterly disappointed by the experience. Service was appalling took 1.5 hours for food to arrive despite pre-ordering for the group. A member of the waiting staff was incredibly cheeky and did not take any of...More

5  Thank Dileas24
Reviewed 1 week ago

After several visits earlier in the year when great food was served, an organised meal for a party last Sunday was a painful (and expensive) reminder of what can go wrong in a short period of time. Food was no comparison to those earlier visits;...More

7  Thank 000prh
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Byre used to be a favourite stopping point on weekend walks. What a disappointment now. Hugely over-priced both for food and drink, a slim menu of dull food and a badly stocked bar, empty shelves in the fridge. Intrusive music and surly staff. We...More

6  Thank Curious802702
JasonA3133, General Manager at The Byre Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry we are not your cup of tea...most of our customers enjoy the experience. Music is selected by our customers and staff and there is plenty of seating in quiet areas without music. Food and drink are priced for quality and are fresh and locally...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited while staying in Brig O’Turk on holiday last week on recommendation of our hosts. Menu was incredibly limited - 3 or 4 main dishes and cheeseboard was the only option for dessert! Food was expensive and generic. Husband had burger/chips and I had fish...More

8  Thank Tess F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The road notice board boasts great food and drink all day every day. 1 pm warm Tuesday only soup and sandwich. Thin onion soup with bread but no bread served. Ham sandwich - film thick ham ; inch thick bread. 2 drinks £30. The reader...More

6  Thank ColinMcn8491
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently visited the Byre with friends from England (5 adults / 1 teenager). There was a nice fire in the bar. We were the only people there aside from an older couple who looked subdued. The music was extremely loud and more suited to...More

11  Thank Myndawg
Jason A, General Manager at The Byre Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Although this was weeks ago, I remember it well. We managed to talk fine at the bar with the music, which is an eclectic mix picked by mainly customers. We provide a lively atmosphere in the bar area, which roughly...More

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January 25, 2018|
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Response from Jason A | Property representative |
Oh yes!
September 1, 2016|
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Response from Jason A | Property representative |
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February 14, 2016|
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Response from Ron S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is adequate parking on site albeit a bit on the dark side but there is no problem with vandalism in this location!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brig o' Turk | Callander, Callander, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK17 8HT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Callander
  • Phone Number: +44 1877 376292
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