Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa

“Marvellous Scottish cooking on an adventurous tasting menu” - AA Inspector



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Located on the edge of Loch Faskally, Fonab Castle is home to the fine dining Sandemans Restaurant. The castle is late Victorian, and was built for a member of the Sandeman port-shipping family. The seven-course taster menu offers an exciting programme of cutting-edge dishes, with appetisers and a pre-dessert filling in the gaps between main items. So, you could find the menu offering crab rillette with pickled cucumber and gazpacho, confit salmon with poached oyster, asparagus and caviar, or breast of Peking duck with confit leg with potato galette in a dashi stock. Unsurprisingly, considering the Sandeman connection, the wine list is excellent.

Awards, accolades and Welcome Schemes

3 Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence
Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa
Phone : 01796 470140


  • Seats: 60
  • Private dining available
  • On-site parking available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome
Opening times
  • Open all year
Food and Drink
  • Wines under £30: 36
  • Wines over £30: 114
  • Wines by the glass: 15
  • Cuisine style: Modern Scottish
  • Vegetarian menu

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