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The Meeting Place

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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Brew Pub, Grill
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Bridgehead, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ, Scotland
+44 1350 727219
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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458 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited here a few times as staying in Atholl Arms for New Year. Welcoming open fire, friendly staff, Hogmany dance held in newly refurbished Bistro. Met the luvly Agnes a local lady who visits regularly, listened to all her amusing stories.:) Had soup and a sandwich before leaving to come home. Freshly made and delicious. All staff were great, especially... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good burgers especially with the different toppings. Good onion rings. Can't go wrong with the haggis neeps and tatties.

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Thank clynnjones
christines89, Owner at The Meeting Place, responded to this review

Hello clynnjones, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. It is nice to hear you enjoyed your visit. Our burgers are all made to order from scratch and are incredibly popular. Our vegetable and bean burgers are vegan and we can also do a vegetarian haggis as well. I'm not sure if that's of any... More 

Dundee, United Kingdom
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433 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here over the new year period. The new years meal in the Bistro was lovely. Minestrone soup. Chicken and prawn curry superb.the cloutie dumpling with vanilla custard was great. Friendly service and nothing to much bother. We ate here again on the 2nd and the sandwiches and soup in the bar was lovely. The open fire is great... More 

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Thank Dundeetravellers_8
christines89, Owner at The Meeting Place, responded to this review

Hello Dundeetravellers_8, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review for us here at the Meeting Place, Dunkeld. Great to hear you visited on several occasions and service and food was to your satisfaction. Your review has been shared with the whole team including our award winning chefs. We change our menu quite a... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great dominos! This is a solid pub for a pint during the day or evening, with games and a good hotel lounge for lounging in

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1 Thank Phillippa D
christines89, Owner at The Meeting Place, responded to this review

Hello Phillippa D Great to hear you enjoyed your visit with us. Feel free to use the lounge for games as well as the pub. Our food is also fantastic! Hopefully we will see you again soon on your next visit to Dunkeld. Regards, The Atholl Team More 

Inverurie, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Had fish and chips and was definitely not over impressed by the standard of the food that I was served. The fish was not exactly inspiring and the chips were pretty much a non event. The peas were an embarrassment, these should never have been put on a plate, frozen peas that were hard and totally flavourless. The menu was... More 

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Thank Martinmc1967
christines89, Owner at The Meeting Place, responded to this review

Hello Martinmc1967, Im not sure what went wrong the day you visited. Since I do not know what day this was I cannot look into things further. We get fantastic reviews about our food and have a full house often with fish and chips being one of our most popular dishes. There is no need for us to reduce our... More 

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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

After a long walk on a cold day I stopped here for a late lunch, and was immediately warmed by a cheerful fire, and a well stocked bar. The staff were friendly and helpful, offering to run a tab when I ordered drinks before seeing the menu. During the meal we were asked a couple of times if we had... More 

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Thank Alistair R
christines89, Owner at The Meeting Place, responded to this review

Hello Alistair R Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review for us here at the Atholl, Dunkeld. We do have two restaurants within the hotel with staff servicing both while on duty. Our Bistro was renovated last year making it cosy with the wood burning stove and being dog friendly while our RiverView Restaurant is... More 

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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Part of the Atholl Arms Hotel, close to the famous Dunkeld Bridge. A small pub with a separate dining area. Spacious, relaxed (if you don't mind the big tv), with photos on walls of local points of interest, and a wood-burning stove. I like the way the meals, whether vegetarian or meat-ivorous, are simply listed together without special distinction. Tuesday... More 

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1 Thank Stewart P
christines89, Owner at The Meeting Place, responded to this review

Hello Stewart P, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a lovely review for us. I was delighted to read your review being vegan myself I take great pride in offering a varied menu that suites all. It's always hard to know what people are looking for in a menu. Some like to see a "v" so... More 

Dundee, United Kingdom
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191 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Although very busy, a Saturday, there are 2 dining areas and a lounge to take the dog. TV in the larger upper room wasn't on as I'd have wanted to watch the football. Lunch of sandwich and soup/chips very good and decent real ale. Dog presented with biscuits by the friendly staff and we felt warm enough and comfortable. Only... More 

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Thank alistair b
christines89, Owner at The Meeting Place, responded to this review

Hello Alistair B, Glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us again and thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. Please feel free to ask for the TV to be put on, it is there for you to use, anyone at the bar or reception should be able to do this for you.... More 

London, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This place serves good quality pub food. It has a varied menu from classics like fish and chips to freshly made pizzas. The food was very tasty and a special mention for the staff who were very friendly and welcoming which creates a very relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere to enjoy your meal. I would definitely go back if I visit... More 

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Thank James B
christines89, Owner at The Meeting Place, responded to this review

Hello James B, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a great review. Nice to hear your expectations were met and that you enjoyed your visit to Dunkeld. Our menu changes with the seasons so there is always something on there for everyone. Our Bistro is lovely and cosy with the wood burning stove being lit... More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Met friends with their dog here for early dinner. Service very friendly, dog welcomed & looked after as well as we were- water, treats, attention. Food good, Pizza excellent, venison burgers great & steak & ale pie hit the spot. Informal atmosphere = telly in corner of bar area and plenty of seating above that. Not expensive and it appears... More 

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1 Thank atb17
christines89, Owner at The Meeting Place, responded to this review

Hello atb17, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us here at the Atholl, Dunkeld. Great to hear you enjoyed your meal and that everything was satisfactory. We love dogs and of course they are welcome in the bar and the lounge of the hotel. We do offer some deals on certain dishes, all are listed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Brew Pub, Grill
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridgehead, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Dunkeld
  • Phone Number: +44 1350 727219

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Newcastle upon TYne
11 months ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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