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The King's Seat Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
19-23 Bridge Street, Dollar FK14 7DE, Scotland
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (2 reviews)
“local pub” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
19-23 Bridge Street, Dollar FK14 7DE, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 31 October 2017

This is a cracking wee pub, serving great beers (including the locally produced Harviestoun ale Shiehallion - my favourite). It has a restaurant attached and on a Wednesday it serves a curry that costs the same as two cups of coffee from the cafe across...More

Thank Malkyme
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This place is ideal for drinking and eating. Mainly used by friendly locals you will be welcomed as a visitor On one occasion I was there the restaurant was closed and a local person offered to drive some visitors to the next village to get...More

Thank SteveScholes
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Ate here on our first and second days in Scotland. Wonderful little pub with great local atmosphere. Pets are welcome at this pub - complete with pet etiquette rules.

Thank AMMorr1son
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Popped in for a coffee while waiting to meet a friend - was very quiet as it was just on 12 - the barmaid was very pleasant and the coffee was very good. Apparently under new ownership and due for a major refurb -

Thank JamesJayEm
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Just arrived here after reading the good beer guide app expecting to order a meal, to be told that this bar and restaurant doesn't have a chef. Barmaid didn't even acknowledge us as she was to busy speaking to a local when we arrived. The...More

4  Thank Gordon J
ulstermac, Owner at The King's Seat Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Apologies for your recent experience but thanks for your comments anyway. We are awaiting planning permission to embark on a full refurbishment of the premises which will allow the kitchen to open fully in the near future. We hope we can persuade you to come...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017

The King's Seat is undergoing change. The restaurant used to be open for most of the week, and then closed for some time. It now does Wednesday curry nights, and the restaurant has started opening at weekends. But it will then close for a while...More

Thank PtarmiganTraveller
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We have visited this pub on several occasions in the past, this being the favourite drinking hole of our nephew, who lives locally. It boasts a good variety of beers and lagers, my personal fovourite being the Harviestoun " Bitter and Twisted" Very dog friendly...More

2  Thank Bob P
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Just a great friendly Scottish pub. Reasonable prices and quick service. Only pub in village and well located.

Thank Edward E
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

We only stopped here for a drink - service was friendly and bar buzzing. Took a look at the food menu for dinner and felt it looked quite average. Would be good for a casual meal and drink but maybe not so much for a...More

3  Thank Orlamcdonagh
Reviewed 14 March 2016

The members of the North East Clackmannanshire Partick Thistle Supporters Club regularly meet here. We're all of the opinion that this is an excellent hostelry where we're always made most welcome by the friendly staff.

2  Thank Robin L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19-23 Bridge Street, Dollar FK14 7DE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Clackmannanshire  >  Dollar
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Description
Zip code: FK14 7DE
Tel: 01259 742 515
This restaurant and tavern is in Dollar (Scotland) in the UK near the Ochil Hills in Central Scotland. Their food is amazing; the best we ate during our entire UK trip (and we all over the place). Their sticky toffee pudding is the best I have ever eaten and boasts a texture that is out of this world. The tavern setting is upscale, but intimate. Not to be missed.
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