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.


Takeaway Service

Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic we closed the Tavern as per Government Guidelines to keep everyone safe . We have now opened to provide a limited Take Away Service .

Takeaway service information
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

  •   Great home cooked food including scones, cakes and even home made jam and lemon curd. Lots of specials for that day!

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  •   Just visited tonight for the first time and was very impressed. Lovely welcome by the owner Jim and the staff. This is one of the best high teas we have... read more

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  •   Just a lovely wee restaurant/bar to enjoy top quality food, a great mix of old favourites with an interesting specials board, with something for everyone. The staff are really friendly... read more

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  •   After seeing good reviews was looking forward to a lunch. However the chap behind the bar was so abrupt and obnoxious we turned round and left.

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  •   I took my parents for lunch. Lovely greeting, warm inviting environment
    Good honest food and local produce.

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  •   Very enjoyable lunch. Owner most solicitous. Good atmosphere in a old fashioned Scottish rural way. Food tasty, carefully cooked traditional dishes. We will return.

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  •   Had a great lunch, really tasty food, friendly staff.
    Big menu to choose from including lots of specials.
    We will be back for sure.

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  •   The risotto I had to start needed seasoning as it came to the table quite bland and the asparagus was almost too tough to cut but the blue cheese croquettes... read more

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  •   We received wonderful friendly welcome from the new owner and staff. The food was delicious and served in cosy, comfortable surroundings. I can’t recommend it enough and it’s dog friendly... read more

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  •   This wonderful welcoming Country Pub. when we arrived we were welcomed with a lovely log fire, welcoming waitresses and the New Owner off only a few days,
    wonderful home... read more

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