Scottish hospitality in the heart of Speyside

About Us

We are a small family-run pub restaurant siutated in the heart of Dufftown, the Malt Whisky Capital, Speyside.   We aim to provide genuine Scottish hospitality, food and drink. 


Scottish Food prepared by French Chef-Owner

Patrick, French chef-owner, gives the food an authentic French twist just like the Auld Alliance and only uses the best Scottish ingredients, as locally sourced as possible.


Malt Whiskies and Scottish Craft Drinks

We have a large range of Single Malt Whiskies, Scottish Craft Gins and Beers many local. Also Scottish Vodkas and Rum and handcrafted lemonades and tonic


Things you can do with us

For you enjoyment we put on a variety of fun things to do. This inlcudes the Mortlach History and Whisky Walk and the Whisky; The Chocolate Marriage Nosing and Tasting; and the Balvenie and Cheese Pairing.

Craft Beer and Scottish Tapas

Mortlach History an​d Whisky Walk

Come with Alistair on this unique Whisky and History Walking adventure round Mortlach.  The orginal settlement where Dufftown's first Distillery was founded in 1823,  The Walk includes  a range of 5 Mortlach drams.

Balvenie and Cheese Pairing

What a treat.  Three fine Balvenie Whiskies paired with three Scottish craft cheeses.

Whisky and Chocolate Marriage

You enjoy four specially selected Speyside drams all differing in character and style. 


The handmade chocolates have been designed exclusively for the Whisky Chocolate Marriage by Master Chocolatier at Aberdeen-based Cocoa Ooze. 


 A match made in heaven. 45min presentation. £17.

Malt Whisky Bar

Choose from over 150 single malt whiskies.  


We have limited editions, cask strength, distillery exclusives. 


Hidden Gems - ask about them.  

Best selection in Speyside.