As the inaugural winner of Scotland’s Food Town in 2018, Perth is renowned for its delicious selection of cafes, restaurants, tea rooms and award-winning chefs. This love of good food can be found across the entire region, from world-class restaurants to simple, wholesome street food.
Add to this the growing number of distilleries, breweries and tap rooms, and you’ll soon discover why our abundant area is a must-visit destination for food lovers from around the globe. Perthshire also boasts two of Scotland’s Michelin Star Restaurants - Andrew Fairlie @ Gleneagles and The Lalique at Glenturret – and the UK’s only vegan hotel with fine dining experience - Saorsa 1875 in Pitlochry.
There is a strong commitment to creating menus using locally produced ingredients and from the sausages in your breakfast roll to the foraged herbs on your rosette-starred meal, you will find the flavour of Perthshire runs deep.
See also: Farm Shops & Delis in Shopping, and Regular Markets in Events
Take a break from a day’s shopping with a stop at one of Perth city’s many cafes, bars, and restaurants. From laid-back, Latin vibe tapas, to two-rosette dining by the banks of the river, you’ll find an award-winning army of cooks, chefs and servers to keep you fuelled and happy.
We've rounded up some of the area's best bars and most talented mixologists to bring you the ultimate guide. You'll find all of the popular favourites as well as a fruity twist on some of the world's oldest, traditional recipes. And look out for some locally inspired combinations.