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Curly Coo Bar

51 Barnton Street, Stirling FK8 1HH, Scotland
+44 1786 447191
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Friendly Bar, Great Barkeep!

We visited The Curly Coo Bar on the recommendation of our tour guide at the Deanston Distillery and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
North Plainfield, New Jersey

We visited Curly Coos because we were interested in the very large selection of whiskey that they... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brenda B
Toronto, Canada
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'Stirling's only Whisky Bar. Stocking over 130 Malt Whiskies... Local beers, a selection of Scottish Gins, Ciders and more... A warm welcome awaits you at this cosy wee bar.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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51 Barnton Street, Stirling FK8 1HH, Scotland
+44 1786 447191
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited The Curly Coo Bar on the recommendation of our tour guide at the Deanston Distillery and it was an awesome experience. In addition to the many (many) Scotch Whiskey's available I found the bar to have a welcoming and laid back atmosphere. The...More

Thank ahager57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Curly Coos because we were interested in the very large selection of whiskey that they offered. The bar was very small and casual and most of the customers were regulars -the proprietor knew each them and their favourite drink. The atmosphere was relaxed...More

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Visited to curly coo whilst visiting a friend who is up there for university. We did a crawl through all of Stirling's bars, but this one really stood out - and was my personal favourite. Had never previously tried whisky (properly), and was very impressed...More

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Lovely real pub. Made to feel welcome without any over friendliness. I'm no longer a Stirling local but always try to spend some time here when visiting.

Thank McScooter1
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

If you spend the night in Stirling do yourself a favor and spend it here. She has over 40 different types of Scotch and is very knowledgeable about them. Reasonable prices for a good dram and a great laid back atmosphere. Don't let the hooligans...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Mandy is a wonderful host. Great Bar! Real Pub... They have every thing you look for in a bar. It is a must see if you are in the area...

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Mandy opened up early on Saturday afternoon just for our group of 13 on our way to watch Alloa play. (Sounds like a Proclaimers song)😉. Not enough pubs left like this. Not a great choice of beer but all good quality. Great choice of whisky...More

Thank Melreview72
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We went to Curly Coo on a recommendation from a friend who was in Stirling the year before. We were super fortunate to have visited during a down period and got some one on one time with Mandy. We had a lovely chat about our...More

Thank kaylmar
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We found Curly Coo while staying in Stirling for the night. Not only was Mandy friendly and knowledgeable, she made us feel so welcomed. Visiting is a must if you're in Stirling!

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Wow, what a gem of a bar! If, you, like me, like traditional pubs, with a good range of beers, wine and whiskey, then this one is not to be missed, if in Stirling! Me and her indoors were spending the night in Stirling, passing...More

Thank Jamie R
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Amy M
Do they serve food here at all? I'll be taking my dad into Stirling for the day and were thinking about visiting here but need to know whether I need to make alternative plans for food?
1 May 2015|
Response from CurlyCooBar | Property representative |
My apologies for not replying sooner, hadn't noticed your question!! Sure you've visited already :( Hope you manage to come this way again, and if you do, you need to get a bite to eat before you visit the Coo ; as I don't... More