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The Taybank

Tay Terrace, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ, Scotland
01350 727340
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Ranked #15 of 20 restaurants in Dunkeld
Price range: $8 - $16
Cuisines: Pub
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
Dunkeld, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We went there for a family meal and the place was in desperate need of decoration (even if that was a fresh coat of paint) and the food was dreadful as I ordered a tomato and mozzerella burger and it was burnt on both sides, it as awful. I did show it to the waitress who replaced it but it... More

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The Taybank is a very popular spot and does get a lot of business. However the outside seating area leaves much to be desired. The flower containers have not been weeded for years and the up top area is in much need of a makeover. All it takes is a little effort. I have heard foreigners with none too complimentary... More

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London
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

No bells and whistles on this place, just good hearty food. The homemade chips were unexpectedly great. Very happy with the scones too. Well poured Guiness too, friendly staff. Could do with a lick of paint and the outdoor tables on the patio (wasnt in the beer garden) could do with a sanding and coat of paint too. But the... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This is a spit and sawdust type of place. Don't get dressed up just go in after a long walk in the beautiful Dunkeld Hermitage find a seat and order from the limited menu. We had pie and chips. Excellent homemade chips just as I remember them from the seventies. The steak and Ale pie is tasty and filling and... More

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Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The price is okay and the food is average but it has a great music scene at night so for a few drinks and live music it's the place to go but food wise there's better

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Keighley, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

After several nights of paying exorbitant prices for average meals, we decided we wanted some proper pub grub and we found exactly that at the Taybank. Hearty, tasty food, good size portions and some excellent beers on to boot. Dinner for two cost under £25 and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Don't expect fancy - you get good, plain cooking and... More

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Bemidji, Minnesota
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52 reviews 52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We stopped for a drink at the Taybank,right alongside the river which was lovely. This place has a lively local music scene, and is known to be frequented by Dougie MacLean, who was actually there the night we were there :). Nice setting, nice if there's music, menu not terribly exciting but it is meant to be a music pub,... More

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Edinburgh,
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

After a lovely walk along the river my husband and I thought we would pop into this pub for a light refreshment and ended up staying for lunch, we both had a cheeseburger and chips. I have to agree with other comments on the chips excellent as was the burger. The bar tender was very friendly and the music playing... More

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Edinburgh
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Popped in for a Bar Lunch and food was excellent, the chips are worthy of a mention. Bar service and atmosphere is excellent.

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Fife Scotland
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72 reviews 72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

After a great walk in the Dunkeld area of Scotland, there is no better place then the Taybank Hotel, for a good local pint, and good "pub" meal. The Sun and the flowing Tay certainly add to its charm. It is a place that I frequently visit, and have ways found it good in all aspects. The team, have been... More

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