Award winning pub at the heart of the Glenkens & Galloway

We are open!

We are delighted to be open and taking bookings for our restaurant and accommodation.  Please call us on 01644430241 for updates on any current Covid-19 restrictions that may apply before you book.


Below are our sample menus which we change seasonally in line with the availability of great local produce. Booking is recommended  

Current opening times

Wed - Sat 12-10pm (restaurant 12-2pm & 5.30-8.30pm)
Sunday 12-10pm (restaurant 12-4pm)

Monday/Tuesday Closed.

Booking recommended

We have completed a risk assessment that you can download here

Clachan Inn Summer menu download
Clachan Inn Summer menu download
Sample menu
Sunday sample menu

The Clachan Inn is an award-winning pub situated in the picturesque village of St. John's Town of Dalry on the edge of the Galloway Forest Park, half way along the Southern Upland Way. Nestled in the heart of an area of outstanding natural beauty it offers the best in food, drink and accommodation.


After a day out walking, fishing, shooting or cycling return and enjoy a fine selection of real ales, craft beer and spirits before dining in a relaxed and family friendly environment. All the food on the extensive menu is freshly made from, quality, locally sourced produce.


At the end of a relaxing evening retire to your room and enjoy a peaceful evenings sleep before waking refreshed for another days activity.


The Clachan inn has been featured consecutively for many years in CAMRA’s good beer guide.  We are pleased to announce that we have been crowned CAMRA pub of the year 2019 for Stewartry region and Dumfries & Galloway!

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The Clachan Inn
8-10 Main Street
St John's Town of Dalry Castle Douglas DG7 3UW

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"Pub of the year 2018 & 2019"
Stewartry Area winner

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CAMRA pub of the year national finalist

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