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$$ - $$$, British,
Castle Wynd, Stirling FK8 1EG, Scotland
+44 1786 472290
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (54 reviews)
“garlic chicken” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, International, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Castle Wynd, Stirling FK8 1EG, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Have been before & had lovely meal with friends who dine here regularly : on both occasions food was outstanding as was service ! Best to reserve as always busy : four of us had diff main meal & of course had tasteing session !!...More

1  Thank Brian W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well today myself and 14 friends had our lunch at the Portcullis and were not disappointed. I had booked the tables a few weeks back for our day trip to Stirling Castle and I new the Portcullis was good. Well we arrived and shown to...More

2  Thank humptydumpty64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Live locally, first time we have visited here and we will return. Pre-booked our table. Decent menu choices, reasonably priced, generous portions nicely presented. Large portion of prawns in the prawn cocktail, 2 of our party had lovely steaks, and the gammon steak was delicious...More

Thank hettie57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant mainly because of it’s proximity to Stirling Castle. The food was really good - we had the soup of the day, smoked salmon bagel and two of their melts and they were all excellent.

3  Thank John B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here to be close to the castle and it was. Once we got a parking spot out front we were shown to our room which was small, but had a great view. Loved the sizable and modern bathroom with the same great view. Dinner...More

1  Thank tougo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and hospitality. Very pleased. We had the smoked salmon, fish and chips and steak pie. All were excellent.

3  Thank Tim E
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel and ate at the restaurant both nights. It has amazing atmosphere and friendly staff and very good food. If the hake is available order it! Other food was also quite nice and the puddings were exceptionally wicked.

2  Thank Hylocichla
Reviewed May 10, 2018

The food is good and plenty of it.. Helpful and pleasant staff. Good place for refreshments after a visit to Stirling Castle..

Thank Stuart0645
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

We were able to get a table for a quick lunch before we headed up to the castle. Staff were friendly and super efficient. Steak pie w veg was nice. Not a lot of seating inside

Thank TMM818
Reviewed May 3, 2018

This is a great restaurant/Inn right next to Stirling Castle. The atmosphere is homey and relaxing, yet lively. The staff was great, friendly & efficient and the food was tasty, well prepared & presented as were the libations! Great pub that I would highly recommend...More

2  Thank Jane P
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Tricia S
November 6, 2017|
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Response from jkennyd | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do
April 12, 2017|
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Response from Graham B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed your question last month. It does have rooms and it has got a good reputation though I have never stayed there as I live locally
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, 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
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Wynd, Stirling FK8 1EG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirling  >  Stirling
  • Phone Number: +44 1786 472290
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