Best Bar / Pub

This award celebrates the key role of bars and pubs in the experience of visitors to Scotland.  Our licensed trade provides visitors with a wide variety of options – from bespoke evening cocktails with succulent bar bites overlooking a vibrant cityscape, to a relaxing post walk pint served with traditional fayre by the fire.  Whether your business attracts high fashion, cutting edge musicians/DJs or offers a comforting and friendly home from home to your guests, we are celebrating the diverse bar and pub offerings and all that they contribute within the tourism sector.

Who should enter:

If you consider your main activity is a pub or bar – this could be the category for you!

What the judges are looking for:

This award is for Pubs which make a significant contribution to the tourism industry.

As well as the “story”, some quantitative information helps judge’s award scores such as ties with community, using locally produced produce and how you provide an outstanding unique experience for your customers.