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14-16 Kinnoull Street | Sandeman Building, Perth PH1 5EN, Scotland
+44 1738 443944
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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“nachos” (3 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
“great pub” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
14-16 Kinnoull Street | Sandeman Building, Perth PH1 5EN, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a bad choice to have dinner here. Dinner had things missing off large mixed grill, chips cold. Side of chips missed. The wine was good. Staff helpful when asked but had to wait about as not much waiting staff about. Bar was busy....More

Thank may104
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We stopped off for a few afternoon beers and ended staying longer than planned. This led to us ordering some food (nachos and some sides) and they hit the spot. The choice of beers was excellent as well, local and national choices.

Thank Grahamb2105
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Food was very average. Service average. Atmosphere fine if you like young children running around the tables screaming at the top of their voices. This seemed to be accepted by many of the other customers. Surprisingly down market eatery in a very substantial building in...More

Thank reddog240818
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Originally an old library, dating from the late 1800s this massive pub/ eaterie was a somewhat let down, decor is dated and tired, staff inattentive and lifeless and too interested in talking to each other instead of serving customers.

Thank author55
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Always visit here while in Perth. Friendly staff. Very reasonably priced for a bottle of wine. Seated at window seats and noticed one chair in particular next to us with a badly damaged arm rest, material ripped and padding showing looked really bad should not...More

Thank dundeetravellermrshc
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We always pop in when in Perth. The food is always cheap and cheerful and never an issue. Drinks are always cheap and again we cannot fault. Nice airy atmosphere but we sat up at the back yesterday and both commented on the state of...More

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Ordered food betweet the 6 of us, nobody really had a positive thing to say. Egg shells in the fryed egg, hard potato scones, poor presentation, my chipshop platter was nothing great a loosely battered breakfast sausage, bones in the blanded tasting fish, cold curry...More

Thank Stewart666
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Since our last visit everything has been updated and the seating area is very clean. We both had a meal for lunch, it was very good. A little dearer for the drinks and the meals than Wetherspoons Capital Asset, but much more efficient in the...More

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This pub covers all the bases, friendly staff, good pub grub, wide selection of drinks, family friendly and great coverage of all sporting events sometimes showing three at the same time.

Thank effiesg
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Only visited The Sandeman for a few drinks. The building is in a beautifull building, an old library. It is very large inside. It had a good selection of drinks and the service was good. In on part of the bar was a very large...More

Thank Brian B
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1 July 2017|
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Response from Wendy W | Reviewed this property |
Yes lots of children there during day & allowed to evening entertainment too
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:30
10:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14-16 Kinnoull Street | Sandeman Building, Perth PH1 5EN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Perth
  • Phone Number: +44 1738 443944
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