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Simple flavours in Baronial splendour

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At a glance

Vegetarian menu
Private dining
Wines by the glass
Wheelchair access
Children welcome
Credit cards accepted

The castle was built in the 1920s in the Scottish Baronial style, turrets et al, while the Dalmunzie Estate itself (all 6,500 acres of it) dates from the early 1500s. Today's country-house hotel, at the end of a mile-long drive, has a restaurant that reflects the traditional setting and offers a menu with some contemporary touches. Thus cured mackerel is served with pickled raspberries in a simple but effective first course, while roast chicken with fondant potato, baby carrots and tempura broccoli is brought together by a flavoursome, glossy jus. Perthshire strawberry soufflé is the star of a summer dinner, partnered with white chocolate ice cream topped with sorrel and biscuit crumb.

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Opening hours

  • Closed:: 1–23 Dec
  • Lunch served from:: 12
  • until : 2.30
  • Dinner served from:: 7
  • until: 9

Chef

  • Chef: Lilian Thieron

Food and drink

  • Cuisine style:: Modern British
  • Vegetarian menu
  • Wines under £30:: 29
  • Wines over £30:: 43
  • Wines by the glass:: 4

Price guide

  • Starter from £: 6.50
  • Main course from £: 11.50
  • Dessert from £: 3.50
  • Credit cards accepted

Children

  • Children welcome

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible toilets

Facilities

  • Seats:: 36
  • Private dining available
  • Private dining seats:: 16
  • On-site parking available

Additional information

  • Seats:: 36
  • Private dining available
  • Private dining seats:: 16

Getting here

On A93 at Spittal of Glenshee, follow signs to hotel

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