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Reviewed 11 October 2020

We had dinner here. Pre-booked with excellent email communication. Good COVID precautions which were explained clearly when we arrived. Ordered food and drinks. The server got my main course totally wrong but it would have been a long delay to get the stuff I actually...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 10 October 2020

We arrived wet and smelly after another leg of the speyside way that started in Spean Bridge. We were greeted by an extremely friendly and cheerful waitress. Ordered our food (pulled pork pie and tender pork steak) which were both superb. The veges were cooked...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 30 September 2020

Had a fabulous meal, the haggis & black pudding starter was amazing and what a choice of whiskies, I asked the hosts on a whisky recommendation and they recommended a Glenallachie 15yr, I had never tried this distillery before, wow, what a great dram, enough...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 28 September 2020

We couldn't get a reservation earlier in the week as they were fully booked. We went in on the off chance at 3.45p.m. on Sunday for an early dinner and we are so glad we did. My poached salmon was lovely and husband had the...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 16 September 2020

We've visited the Aberlour area for several years, and we always book a lunch in the Mash Tun (generally after a morning whisky tasting). We've always found the food to be both good quality, and good value. Draft beers not available on our visit due...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 15 September 2020 via mobile

The first thing you notice is the unusual shape of the building. Rooms above the bar continue the turret feel but are a little tired and would be better if the decor and bathroom are refreshed. Wonderfully located just off the Main Street and beside...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 6 September 2020 via mobile

Booked a table for 5 people on the last day of eat out to help out. Food was very pub grub but tasty. Staff very helpful and getting to look at the amazing Glenfarclas collection is a must.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 5 September 2020

The Mash Tun is known as a whisky pub in the heart of the Speyside Whisky area and the you will struggle to see a bar with more varieties of whisky. The food is excellent. The menu is not expansive but the quality is outstanding....More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 3 September 2020

I visited the Mash Tun on a wet Friday evening with my wife and our dog. The staff were friendly and clearly well trained in hygiene and the current guidelines. The service was good as was the food and the whiskey selection as you would...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 3 September 2020 via mobile

Great service and menu. Steak pie was amazing. Lovely starters of black pudding and haggis. Sits by the speyside way and lovely playpark. Outside eating area and dog friendly too

Date of visit: September 2020
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Yes ! Dogs are welcome .there were a few in the bar when we were there . Not sure about if you have booked a room ?
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    How is The Mash Tun rated?
    The Mash Tun is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4