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The Plough Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Main St | East End, Star of Markinch, Glenrothes KY7 6LQ, Scotland
+44 1592 750010
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“macaroni” (7 reviews)
“side salad” (5 reviews)
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Main St | East End, Star of Markinch, Glenrothes KY7 6LQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Used to be one of our favourite places but they no longer do food. They also reduced the opening hours as a result. Was absolutely superb

1  Thank Tessie07
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend are just home from our visit at the plough inn, food was amazing, both had homemade mushroom soup which was excellent with fresh bread, main courses were massive and really good quality friendly staff will be back 100%!

Thank Kerr B
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We've heard about the Plough Inn from friends, yet our perception of opening times we had not yet been. Today we did lunch and how pleased were we that we did. Well presented country pub, cosy yet not cramped in any way. Lovely and warm...More

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Visited here on Saturday night for tea as been before years ago and was good. Potato skins for starters were very good as was the stuffed mushrooms. Macaroni was delicious along with haddock and chips. Cheesecake was good and so was sticky toffee pudding and...More

Thank Caz-2134
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Took another trip to The Plough for a wee night out, and once again the food on an ever changing superb menu was brilliant.Haggis Lasagne??? Yes a mix of Scotland and Italy and how it worked was out of this world. Highly recommend this dish....More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Brilliant place for a cracking pint, great atmosphere, ended up having a meal which was tremendous!! Love visiting this place, come a good few times a month, can’t recommend The Plough Inn enough!

Thank Boaby1
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Took two friends with us to revisit the Plough, which I hadn't visited for years.It was better than I remembered it and well worth the detour around back roads to reach it. Super friendly welcome, extensive (but not too expensive) menu from which we all...More

Thank TaylorcraftG-PZ
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Give yourself a treat and have the juniper chicken. The menu is changed regularly, so this is a limited edition. Get in while stocks last.

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We recently visited The Plough Inn for the very first time. The pub/restaurant is very welcoming and cosy. We were seated straight away with no problems, the waitresses were very friendly. Our meal was delicious and reminded me of a home cooked meal, well worth...More

Thank A251LNalices
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We visited with our American friends & we had an amazing meal, friendly staff & the owners Belinda & Andrew are very welcoming. The menu is fairly extensive & fairly priced, but most of all the food was well cooked, very flavoursome & very well...More

Thank Sandra S
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9 November 2017|
Response from Tessie07 |
They no longer serve food and have reduced their opening hours
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main St | East End, Star of Markinch, Glenrothes KY7 6LQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  Glenrothes
  • Phone Number: +44 1592 750010
  • E-mail
A traditional country pub with a warm and welcoming open fire . Bar is open on Friday's from 5pm, and Saturday and Sunday from 4pm. The PLough is now a drinks only pub, however we will occaisionally have promotions such as Quizzes or Fishy Friday. Kepp an eye on Facebook for upcoming events.
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