Lunch near Glengoyne distillery?
Planning to visit Glengoyne distillery about 35 minutes north of Glasgow and looking for lunch recommendations in the area (not Glasgow as I am coming from there). The Glengoyne website lists a few restaurants but they are all inside hotels (Winnock hotel, strathblane Country House hotel and Kirkhouse Inn). Has anyone eaten at these hotel restaurants before? Otherwise, would like a recommendation for a good countryside pub or restaurant (preferably not located in a hotel) I don't mind going 15 minutes further north or west (closer to Loch Lomond).
You might have to call and see, but you can try Ross Priory. Lovely setting on the banks of Loch Lomond. They normally do lunches and dinners for members only, but I think that members of the public can call in. Their 3 course dinner is outstanding and is usually around £25 per person.