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The Taybank

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Tay Terrace, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ, Scotland
+44 1350 727340
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (22 reviews)
“duck” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Tay Terrace, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Met a friend in Dunkeld and popped in here for an early dinner at his recommendation. It's an attractive place with a great position looking over the river and bridge. The bar is warm and welcoming with a mix of families, friends and active types....More

Thank Karnicle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked the Taybank for 10 people for lunch. The food was really,really good! You must try here for lunch. Food was freshly prepared and nicely presented, the staff were busy but pleasant . I've not been to the Taybank for a couple of years but...More

1  Thank georgewhite1885
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve eaten twice here in one week; one lunch and one dinner. Same menu. Excellent pigeon with fig and black pudding and menu looks great with ox cheek and duck confit as mains. Unfortunately both times no ox or duck! (Hence loss of a star)...More

Thank drcarol66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

bar food and drink was ok... we were staying in the village with 2 french couples on their first visit to perthshire. we saw the regular music evening advertised on the taybank site, however it turned out to be a large table of musicians/singers (american...More

Thank Jack T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited on a Monday evening for dinner and ordered the Ox Cheek. The food was absolutely delicious with melt-in-the-mouth meat and they also served nice local ale. The portion was generous, a lovely large cut of meat. Sadly there was only one pudding left...More

1  Thank Laura D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This central riverside hotel has been a favourite with the locals for years due to its musical connections and although it has been thankfuly refurbed there is still a upright piano in the bar.The old open fire previously never lit in daytime ,toilets and stovies...More

1  Thank Martin P
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

With snowy conditions outside, had a fantastic meal upstairs in the new cocktail bar. Warm and cozy!

1  Thank Bob G
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Popped in for food, good fish and chips, good beer and wine and company. Pet friendly.nice chatty locals who also had their dogs with them.

1  Thank Maggi G
Reviewed 22 February 2018

A visit to the area often involves lunch here! We have been infrequent visitors here for many years and note that the old instruments and cameras have gone, as have the stovies! The food was first class and the Barman friendly and helpful. Very convenient...More

Thank fifedoc2016
Reviewed 18 February 2018

in the Scottish winter there are few more welcoming sights than a log fire. we arrive as lunchtime service was about to close but they quickly took our order. The Burgers were Delicious as was the Perthshire beer. My daughter tried pigeon for the first...More

1  Thank concernednortheast
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15 August 2017|
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Response from sandravickery | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
9 February 2016|
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Response from R0se1960 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think there is entertainment on most weekends. Certainly when we were there there was entertainment both nights we were in.
Gillian H
9 October 2015|
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Response from LucyAlexa | Property representative |
Yes, the Taybank is dog friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 35
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tay Terrace, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Dunkeld
  • Phone Number: +44 1350 727340
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Public house and venue situated on the banks of the river Tay, in Highland Perthshire. The Taybank changed hands in Summer 2014 and is currently undergoing some much needed, and significant renovation work. During the renovation, the bar has been open, the kitchen continues to get better and better under the supervision of our fantastic new head chef, and our music sessions play on... Please check our facebook page for up and coming events...
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