Welcome to Venachar Lochside

Venachar Lochside is a hidden gem on the north shores of Loch Venachar in the heart of the Loch Lomond and Trossachs national park. We offer you an opportunity to experience a little bit of the very best that Scotland has to offer, showcasing our local larder in a relaxed environment.


We welcome customers popping in for tea and (award winning!) cake, relaxed lunches, evening dining enjoyed on our decking over the summer months and for special occasions and family gatherings.

Dining at Venachar Lochside

Matching produce from local suppliers, brewers and hedgerows with our beautiful Lochside location in a relaxed and informal environment to create a true Scottish dining experience.

Weddings at Venachar Lochside

A truly quirky and unique wedding venue where you decide what you want and enjoy the idyllic Lochside location in a relaxed and informal environment.

Outside Catering by Venachar Lochside

Whether it’s a field, house, castle or garden, we’ll be there! Experience the best of Scotland’s fine larder and skillfully cooked food at your own venue.

Events at Venachar Lochside

Special occasion and celebration venue. We can plan and provide your event for you with a quality offering in a beautifully unique destination.

Located on the banks of the stunning Loch Venachar

within the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park

National Winner

Scottish Thistle Awards 2017/18


Best Informal Eating Experience

VisitScotland National Thistle Awards 2015/16


Taste our Best 2014/15/16

Visit Scotland