Breakfast at Thistle Dhu

Available from 7:30 – 9:00am, where you can join your fellow guests for a leisurely breakfast.

After a good nights rest and to prepare you for your days adventure ahead, a hearty highland breakfast awaits you. In addition to a full cooked breakfast, lighter options such as smoked salmon and scrambled eggs or a continental breakfast are available.

COVID19 protocols - Individual breakfast tables for each guest room are now available

As well as the main menu items we have plenty of these breakfast staples for you to enjoy;

Tea - Breakfast tea, Decaf, Earl Grey, Chai, Green

Coffee - Cafetiere Rich Italian Roast, Cafetiere Decaf

Fruit smoothy, freshly prepared Orange Juice

Freshly prepared fresh fruit salad with greek yoghurt and honey

Cereal or Muesli

Porridge made with Scottish oatmeal, Served traditionally with any/all of: Cream, honey, roasted seeds and dried fruit

Toast - Brown or White

Main Menu Items

Hearty Highland

Have the lot or choose from:

  • Scottish Free Range Eggs (Fried, Poached, Scrambled)
  • Scottish Bacon (Grilled back bacon, Crispy streaky bacon)
  • Oven roasted Pork and Apple Sausage
  • Dufftown Black Pudding
  • Haggis from our Dufftown butcher
  • Baked Beans
  • Grilled Tomatoes
  • Butter poached Mushrooms

Vegetarian options:

  • Linda McCartney vegetarian sausage
  • Vegetarian Haggis

Thistle Dhu Specials

  • Eggs Benedict – two Scottish Free Range Eggs poached, sitting on crispy bacon and smothered in Hollandaise sauce on a toasted muffin
  • Three Egg Omelette  - with Scottish Free Range Eggs filled with Scottish Cheddar Cheese and chopped tomatoes
  • Eggy Bread  - white bread soaked with Scottish Free Range Eggs gently fried in butter and smothered with two rashers each of grilled back bacon and crispy bacon
  • Smoked Salmon - strips of delicatley smoked salmon over scrambled eggs nestling on a toasted muffin
  • Avocado Smash - fresh avocado roughly mashed on a slice of brown toast with a selection of toppings such as: poached egg, crispy bacon, tomato, mushrooms

Continental Breakfast

  • Selection of Cheeses

  • Selection of Cold Meats

  • Scottish Free Range Boiled Eggs

  • Greek style Yoghurt with honey

  • Fresh Baked Bread Rolls

  • Traditional Scottish Oat Cakes