Scottish hospitality in the heart of Speyside

Opening Times


WE ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED FOR WINTER

REOPENING SPRING 2018


About us

We are a small family-run pub restaurant siutated in the heart of Dufftown, the Malt Whisky Capital, Speyside.   We 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.


Single Malt Whiskies and Scottish Craft Drinks

We have over 200 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. Or even have an Afternoon Tea.

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.


£54 or £74 options

(minimum 2 people)


Balvenie and Cheese Pairing

Three fantastic Balvenie whiskies matched with three fantastic Scottish artisanal cheeses. 


Comes with tasting notes. A must try delight. Available at your leisure. £24 or £48


Whisky and Chocolate Marriage

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


The handmade chocolates have been designed exclusively by the Master Chocolatier at 

Cocoa Ooze. 


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

Malt Whisky Bar

Choose from over 200 single malt whiskies.  


We have limited editions, cask strength, distillery exclusives. 


Hidden Gems - ask about them.  

Best selection in Speyside.


Tasting Flights.

Afternoon Tea Dufftown
Balvenie Cocktail
Scottish Gin Flight Seven Stills Dufftown

Click this text to start editing. This simple title and text block is great for welcome or explanatory text. When writing, try to keep things down to a few lines at a time. Break up your content into different blocks to keep your page interesting.

Click this text to start editing. This simple title and text block is great for welcome or explanatory text. When writing, try to keep things down to a few lines at a time. Break up your content into different blocks to keep your page interesting.

Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Teas

Classic

Hendricks

Champagne

Hidden Gems of Speyside

Three lesser known malt whiskies that are truly excellent and different. We've put them together for you to drink at your leisure with some tasting notes for your information.  £20


Spey Tenné (Tawny Port Finish), Imperial 19YO 1995, 

Macallan Speymalt 19YO 1998

Classic Cocktails

We have a range of cocktails for your delight.  


The Raspberry Handcrafted Barrel (pictured above) we designed with the Balvenie Distillery and use local handcrafted raspberry lemonade.

Speyside Gin Flight

Over 30 Scottish Craft Gins and a wide range of Premium Tonics including a handemade local Scottish one.  


You are spoiled for a fine G&T and more here.