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30 Seconds Away: The Pier Café.

The home of great coffees and food...and some of the most spectacular views in Scotland is located at the bottom of the garden of Stronochlachar Lodge. The Pier Café  is open from 10am seven days a week from March to October.

The Pier Cafe offers:


• Fantastic Lunch Menu;

• Licensed;

• Free wi-fi;

• The finest Italian coffees;

• Home-made soups;

• Home-made cakes and scones;

• Teas - and a choice of cold drinks, snacks and ice-creams;


It has panaromic views of the loch - and is the perfect spot to watch the Sir Walter Scott and The Lady of the Lake stop at the pier.


Stronachlachar Lodge 1

Stronachlachar, Loch Katrine, Stirlingshire, FK8 3TY    |   See Map

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10 Minutes Away: Garden Restaurant (Macdonald Forrest Hills Hotel, Kinlochard).

The award-winning Garden Restaurant at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel and Spa presents you with a fine dining menu, boasting a genuine taste of the Scottish Highlands.


The restaurant holds a prestigious AA rosette, awarded for its modern Scottish menu with its fine seasonal ingredients and impressive wine list.


•Elegant and classic décor

•Contemporary, yet classic Scottish dishes

•Panoramic views of the Trossachs

•Highest quality ingredients


The hotel is located fifteen minutes away at Kinlochard.

10 Minutes Away: Rafters Bar & Bistro (Macdonald Forrest Hills Hotel).

Rafters bar and bistro at the Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel provides you with high quality, family friendly dishes in a rich and elegant setting. Relax and enjoy the best of Scottish style and comfort.


The inviting Rafters Bar and Bistro provides a more relaxed atmosphere. The epitome of Scottish style and comfort, the restaurant boasts a menu of high quality, family friendly dishes. They serve a wide selection of lunch, dinner and afternoon snacks - so settle down and relax in traditional, wood panelled and tartan-inspired surroundings.

10 Minutes Away: The Wee Blether, Kinlochard.

The Wee Blether is truly a haven for lovers of quality homebaking & cooking.  They always strive to provide good home-made tasty food in a cosy homely atmosphere.  They’ve seen kids grow up, couples get married & old timers come back for romantic holidays without the kids!

25 Minutes Away: Liz Macgregors Licensed Restaurant & Coffee Shop.

Liz MacGregors coffee shop & licenced restaurant is perfectly located on Aberfoyle's Main Street to relax & enjoy watching the world go by. All dishes are made to order and Liz & her staff pride themselves on their well earned reputation for delicious, reasonably priced meals and treats. Whether you fancy a wonderful Italian Coffee & a piece of home made cake or biscuit, or a more substantial freshly cooked meal you won't be disappointed.

25 Minutes Away: The Forth Inn, Aberfoyle.

The Forth Inn has two restaurants, one is used for breakfasts and lunches during summer and evening dinning during winter. Our larger Restaurant "The Gathering" is used for evening dining in summer. In previous years they have won two awards in particular with respect to tourism they were awarded "Best Place to Eat Out"

35 Minutes Away: Lake Of Menteith Hotel.

Award winning food served overlooking Scotlands only Lake in the Waterfront Restaurant & simply delicious food in our Port Bar. From our Fishermans Breakfast, to wonderful Evening meals. 2009 dining awards include Chef Medaille d'Or for Dinner Excellence, Rising Star Restaurant with & Informal Dining Excellence. Proudly using local & Scottish suppliers ensures the finest produce.

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10 Minutes Away: Top Bunk Bistro, Nearby Inversnaid.

Part of the Inversnaid Bunkhouse & Open to non residents The Top Bunk Bistro aims is to provide great quality cuisine at affordable prices. They have a great selection of Real Ales, Continental Lagers, Malt Whiskies & Fine Wines. Friendly & helpful staff ensure a relaxed & very informal atmosphere. Relax in comfortable surroundings, watch DVD's, play games or use the computers, or just chill out & read the papers. A guitar & microphone for any performing musicians.

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