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The Venue

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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Choose the Venue as central point in Perth where all the family could meet for a surprise 90th birthday party for dad, Alan and the staff were brilliant, attentive but not intrusive. The birthday "boy" and all the family really enjoyed themselves. The food was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank celtic_hart
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spent a Sat night downstairs listening to love music and drinking gin. Cracking night. When the bar closed we headed upstairs for the nightclub. Let’s just say if your older than 21 then forget it. The DJ does not cater for any requests from older...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank miketQ1814FB
The-Venue-Perth, General Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Whilst I appreciate the lovely comments about the downstairs, I do take umbrage at the comments about our nightclub facilities. As our establishment is solely aimed at over 21's and over 90% of our clientele fall into this age group, I feel the 3...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Gave a try today,lovely chicken dish and steak pie.Both delicious as were the chips on the side.Nice touch of water carafe.Staff very friendly and helpful. Will be back......

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank gaskette
The-Venue-Perth, Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, Thank you so much for the review. The new menu is getting great plaudits. Hope to see you again very soon. Alan

Reviewed 5 days ago

Popped into the venue for lunch today. This is a wonderful gin bar that serves delicious food. I had sea bass which I would rate the best I have tasted with lovely buttery greens. Husband had a very tasty sandwich. The staff were so friendly...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank PaulineD1448
The-Venue-Perth, Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Pauline, Thank you for the kind review. It is nice to know that the new menu is being appreciated. The staff here are really dedicated, and knowledgeable. I will pass on your comments to them. Alan

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful querky bar that provides great service and tasty scottish tapas! Plenty of choice of beers and spirits and the night we went had live music

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank parry005
The-Venue-Perth, Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, Thank you for the review. We do music every Friday and Saturday night, and an Open Mic session on Sunday afternoon. I'm glad you enjoyed the Scottish 'Tapas', it is very popular. Thanks, Alan

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were so well looked after during our visit tonight. We had a vegetarian platter (tailored to be gluten free), steak pie, duck liver pate, fish and chips and a variety of sides. We all shared a specially made gluten free crumble which was outstanding....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank peacefulparadise
The-Venue-Perth, Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, Thanks for the brilliant review. As all our food is freshly prepared we can adapt our menu to cater for all types. Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Lactose Intolerant, or Nut allergies. The chefs here have produced some marvellous food to cater for all palates....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

There were four of us for dinner and the food was delicious and freshly cooked. Also each dish was a good price and there was a great selection on the menu. Our server Douglas was very friendly and knowledgeable. We would definitely recommend, and we...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank John K
scottmG5680BS, Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for your great review. Douglas is indeed a fountain of all knowledge, and entertaining as well. So pleased you enjoyed our Tapas style menu. Alan

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Perth and went to The Venue for an early evening meal. Great food at very reasonable prices, the sea bass was so fresh and beautifully cooked. The gins, 230 of them, didn't try them all but between us we had a few! The staff...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank rif122016
scottmG5680BS, Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you so much for the kind words. Dougie is indeed a character and very entertaining. So glad you got to try some of the wide range of gins, and that the food was to your liking. We hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful 'venue' the food and service is first class. Not pretentious but extremely friendly. Will look forward to a return visit.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Andrew P
The-Venue-Perth, Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Andrew for your kind words. It is always nice to hear that what we do is appreciated. Alan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here when we were in Perth for a night away, what a great weekend find, it was a Sunday so we thought there would not be much on, how wrong we were, the band was amazing, and it was open Mike night as well...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Scotland1968
The-Venue-Perth, Manager at The Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thanks for the great review. Sundays here are quite special and good fun for both customers and staff. The 300 gins are 'ok', the 200 single malts are 'better', and the cocktails sublime. Alan

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LeanneGlasgow83
12 February 2019|
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Response from karensR4862YT | Reviewed this property |
There’s live music during the week as well as weekends. It would be a lively place for a hen party.
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right in town centre
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