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Portcullis

££ - £££, British,
Castle Wynd, Stirling FK8 1EG, Scotland
+44 1786 472290
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (59 reviews)
“garlic chicken” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Castle Wynd, Stirling FK8 1EG, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 530 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Two of us came here on a saturday evening; although we were expecting it to be relatively busy it's regard it as a good sign that it was so busy that most locals know they have to book to get a table. Much of the...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice atmospheric pub really close to Stirling Castle, a great place to stop for dinner after a castle visit. The Highland chicken with haggis and a drambuie sauce was really flavourful and moist. The cauliflower bake with ham, chicken and cheese was...More

1  Thank Adiona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family always come here on special occasions. This time was not a happy one but the staff done a great job to make sure we had a smile on our faces. I have the spaghetti with smoked haddock and it was amazing! My family...More

Thank Holly B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was extremely busy on a Sunday afternoon. Right near the castle. So much more ambiance than the castle cafe. We had 2 beers, wine, excellent soup and a ham salad. 21 lbs. Fabulous.

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped in for lunch when visiting Stirling Castle. There was a good choice of options. Although they dont do a Children's menu they do smaller portions for kids. Service was good despite the fact all the tables were full. Food was good. Toilets were...More

Thank Christobelle76
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there Saturday night with a party of 8 for dinner. We had such a great time! Never been there before, but was on our list since months. The Steaks were superb! Delicious, juicy and grilled to the point! I wished we had ordered...More

Thank Bignosebird
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We broke up our visit to Stirling Castle by coming here for lunch. It was a rainy day and it was busy, however it was not a long wait. The atmosphere is cosy and we found the food tasty and the prices reasonable. Several of...More

Thank kjan2253
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Friendliest staff in Stirling. Reservations strongly recommended as it always seems full. We ate here twice during our stay in Stirling. A table service pub too. The food portions are big and higher quality than other typical pubs, plus they offer specials for dinner. Right...More

Thank MsGemSeeker
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great atmosphere and right next door to Stirling castle. Although not fine dining, the food was excellent. Staff were also very good. The place was very busy so I'm glad we booked.

Thank albuntin
Reviewed 27 August 2018

My wife and I were staying locally on May 31st at the wonderful Victorian Square Guest House (see review under hotels) and the host recommended dining in the old town area of Stirling at the Portcullis. We were not disappointed. After a lovely short walk...More

Thank James S
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Tricia S
6 November 2017|
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Response from jkennyd | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do
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rdennington
12 April 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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, 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
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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