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Barley Bree

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££ - £££
British, Scottish, European
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6 Willoughby Street | Muthill, Crieff PH5 2AB, Scotland
+44 1764 681451
Tuesday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 19:30
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:00
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Dunblane, Scotland, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This has become our restaurant of choice for a special evening (or lunch) and the quality of the food and wine on offer is up there with the best available in the locale (including it's neighbouring Gleneagles). Always has a cozy atmosphere and the service is spot on. Don't hesitate - pay it a visit soon.

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Thank Howard B
Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

I organised a golfing trip for ten people and we based ourselves out of the Barley Bree. Alison and Fabrice were absolutely amazing, along with all of their staff. Nothing was too much trouble and every need we had as a group was delivered with a smile. The entire group were unanimous that this is one one the best venues... More 

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Thank MarkC19
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

I'd read reviews on trip advisor and booked in for Sunday lunch. Barley Bree is described as a restaurant with rooms and that's a reflection on the food which was excellent. Loved the dining room decor, lovely young staff who couldn't do enough and nothing was too much trouble. We had the cheese board and asked for the name of... More 

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Thank Gregarious49
denny stirlingshire
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106 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Food was excellent but next time I will ask to be seated near the fire as the seat next to the kitchen can be a bit chilly also. We ordered teas and coffees but we never received these but I would still return as the meal itself wAs very good

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Thank liz s
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

To be sure it doesn't look much from outside, but it's very comfortable and welcoming inside. The bar is especially cosy. All our meals (there were 4 of us) were outstanding, notably the belly pork for the main, and the chicory creme brulee pud. And we musn't forget the beautiful home made bread. The service was very friendly and efficient,... More 

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Thank catface41
Stirling, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The Barley Bree has a lovely cosy atmosphere with an old world charm. The food was delicious and the service very friendly

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Thank Richard G
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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658 reviews
381 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 315 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

In the village of Muthill outside Crieff, and has a really excellent menu which we were not able to fully exploit as we were eating in the evening, and tempted as we were, had to compromise. The soups were really special, and were gluten free except if you wanted the wanton. Coffee had beautiful petit fours which were excellent. The... More 

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Thank crawfie
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Excellent, had a lovely lunch here. Friend is on gluten free diet and they were able to give her soup and home made bread. Very friendly relaxed staff too.

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Thank Chisi76
Crieff, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Our first visit and certainly not our last. A lovely homely atmosphere that belies excellent cuisine. Great for game and lovely wine to go with it. Superb soup and lovely home-made bread. A wonderful experience all round.

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Thank SGS007
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I'm so glad that I don't live in Muthill, for if I did, I'd spend every penny I have, eating at the Barley Bree. This was our second visit here, and if possible, it was even better than our first. Everything, from the gorgeous decor, to the delightful waitress, is a joy.....and the food is just fantastic. Beautifully presented, and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$37
Cuisine
British, Scottish, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Willoughby Street | Muthill, Crieff PH5 2AB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Crieff
  • Phone Number: +44 1764 681451

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?