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$$ - $$$, British,
Castle Wynd, Stirling FK8 1EG, Scotland
+44 1786 472290
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (47 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Castle Wynd, Stirling FK8 1EG, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

After climbing the hills to reach Stirling Castle, and taking the full tour, we were hungry! We spotted this nearby place and enjoyed both the food and the atmosphere. It is a good pub, with outstanding Steak Pie, Gammon Steak lunch plate, and other items...More

Thank PhilViking
Reviewed 1 week ago

Portcullis is a pub at the foot of Stirling Castle. The food is delicious and the ambience is wonderful. A diverse menu is offered and the serving staff is most helpful. Nothing fancy or pretentious. A very nice place.

Thank asteinharter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unless you just want a pint, keep going. It's moderately cute but food leaves a lot to be desired. Service is fine just not good.

Thank 356nicole
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here after a morning at Stirling castle. The food and service were very nice. Loved the atmosphere of this place. I could curl up with a book and coffee and spend the day here. Prices were very reasonable. I had a baked potato topped...More

Thank ramrek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very much a pub food place if you are looking for good sized portion of home cooked food then this is the place to be. The prices are good and food very good well worth a visit

Thank Mgregg2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly cosy interior Massive portions fantastic food and venue Tends to be very popular it would be better to book to avoid disappointment

Thank dannyletford
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reserved a table for 4 with our friends over from Florida, lovely atmosphere ,nice attentive staff,we all ordered the ribeye steaks, had a drink waiting on the steaks ,2 medium rare and 2 medium , pepper sauce extra ,chips, mushrooms and vegetables, biggest steak I've...More

Thank mavman39
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had just been visiting Sterling Castle and were looking for somewhere to eat as the cafe in the castle was really busy. As we came out of the castle we spotted this place.The menu looked appetising so we decided to go in. It is...More

Thank Kimmie303
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I stayed here for just one night during a trip around Scotland. Overall it's a good place and our room was comfortable and clean. Also it's literally right next to Stirling Castle so very convenient when visiting the castle. If you're arriving...More

Thank Jade B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in on a rainy day after being at Stirling Castle. People there were friendly. We had a few snacks and some beers. Service was good, and it was a nice place to stop and rest.

Thank Frank M
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12 April 2017|
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Response from Graham B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed your question last month. It does have rooms and it has got a good reputation though I have never stayed there as I live locally
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Wynd, Stirling FK8 1EG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirling  >  Stirling
  • Phone Number: +44 1786 472290
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