We are now open again as usual - View our menus here

The Ardler Tavern, Blairgowrie - a nice place to be

Set on the border of Angus and Perthshire just off the A94 between Coupar Angus and Meigle.

The Tavern in the village of Ardler, nestled between the Grampian mountains and the Sidlaw hills has been trading for over 100 years, catering to the needs of locals and travellers alike.

A popular area for walkers, cyclists, field sports and fishing enthusiasts,
whether you're coming to dine or just popping in for a refreshment we are here to welcome you after your day's activities whatever your preferred pursuit.

We have a Self Contained Glamping Cabin located in the garden at the Tavern, guaranteeing a restful stay. You can self cater or dine with us the choice is yours. We are dog friendly and welcome your 4 legged friends to both the cabin or into the bar and restaurant.


Our Menus

Take a look at our new menus available at the Ardler Tavern.
We are also still operating a Takeaway service for anyone who would like to collect their food and enjoy it at home. For more details visit the links below.

View our menus

View our takeaway menu

Camping Pod Decking

Stay with us

The glamping pod at the Ardler Tavern can be booked for 1 night stays, mid week( Monday to Thursday) and Weekend Stays (Friday to Sunday).

The campingpod is very well equipped and ideally suited for 1/2 people and is pet-friendly.

View our Glamping pod

  • star rating  Got parents take away steak pie. Not 11 out of 10 but 12/10. Most impressed, great quality and fantastic value. Veg spot in and real steak pie, abundant and fantastic... read more

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  • star rating  The Tav is always excellent. Great local friendly pub with good food and service. Highly recommend to anyone in the area for drinks, lunch or dinner. High Tea with cakes... read more

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  • star rating  Holidaying in the area and eaten here 3 times in our wee week away! Food is outstanding, service is friendly and welcoming and it’s great value for money!
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  • star rating  Stopped for lunch on our way from Aberdeen to Kenmore. This beautiful little cottage pub completely exceeded our expectations. Friendly, attentive staff and a cosy atmosphere. Can't fault the lunch... read more

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  • star rating  Was recommended to come here by the Perthshire dog page on Facebook and so glad we visited! First time we had 3 courses and needed rolled out the door. The... read more

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  • star rating  After reading great reviews about the Ardler Tavern we decided to give it a try. We chose the steak pie, as recommended on tripadvisor, the steak pie was amazing and... read more

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  • star rating  Just out of lockdown and in the company of a party of some my wife's Yorkshire relations, we were nine in total and felt that the Tavern in the lovely... read more

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  • star rating  Great quality food, good front of house staff, with balanced chat and efficiency. Possibly the best steak pie ever sampled. Full size portion excellent for us bigger chaps., same for... read more

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  • star rating  My wife and I enjoyed an excellent meal in the Tavern. Staff were friendly and attentive, prices were reasonable and our dog was allowed to lie beside our table which... read more

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  • star rating  Lovely evening in the Tav. Great food and vert well looked after by Allan, the host. Can't recommend this place enough.

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