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Ballinluig Motor Grill

Ballinluig, Pitlochry PH9 0LG, Scotland
+44 1796 482212
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“mixed grill” (6 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
“bacon roll” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Diner, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Ballinluig, Pitlochry PH9 0LG, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty basic food and not the cheapest! Plenty of pleasant staff To serve. Free tea and coffee refills

Thank John W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Conveniently located just off the southbound side of the A9. A bit greasy spoon but food was freshly cooked and served promptly and the waiter kindly substituted bread and and butter for the fried bread of my full Scottish. Beware if you have a big...More

Thank Keith596
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Black pudding is like eating a full tub of butter, pure diabtetes. Only criticism is the toad living in one of the urinals that appears to be breeding with the staff. Otherwise incredible

1  Thank andrewcruick5
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I frequently travel the A9 & this is always the breakfast stop we use. Facilities are clean, staff are friendly, food is good and you can pick up a wee charity quiz for the road ahead

1  Thank Yvee03
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We had this restaurant recommended to us and we would certainly use it again. Ideally situated just off the A9 south of Pitlochry. The menu is typical of this type of establishment but the food is freshly made to order. Good wholesome meals accompanied by...More

Thank redsgothenburg
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

A cafe with petrol station next door, not a complex, and a pleasant change from the standard issue soulless and overpriced service station in that it's independent, reasonably priced and well run. It does what it does pretty well, which is a fairly wide range...More

Thank RoganJ
Reviewed 27 November 2017

went in on monday 27th nov only because other cafe we liked was closed, been here lots of times because didn't know about other place, anyway this place has had its way for a long time probably because word of mouth over the years, you...More

Thank pearl h
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Repeat visit, convenient stop on the A9 for years. Frequented by locals, truckers and motorists alike. Good service with no Scottish-shortbread-tin-nonsense like it’s more famous expensive neighbour further up the road. Horses for courses. It’s honest food for hungry travellers. Table service with a good...More

Thank Douglas E
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Excellent food served quickly. Free parking outside. Scenic views too. Friendly staff, and just off the road, so not a chore to visit.

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Lovely homemade soup and sandwiches great choice of food at great prices all freshly made to order wide varity of foods for differant likings well work a wee stop for something to eat on the way up or down the A9 Road

Thank LadyIreneWoods
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, British, Diner, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ballinluig, Pitlochry PH9 0LG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Pitlochry
  • Phone Number: +44 1796 482212
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