Plan Your Visit

Visit 'Burns' Favourite Howff'
Tour Details


Discover the rooms where Robert Burns lived, loved and held court.
Explore his life and legacy, with a close look at authentic items owned by the bard himself. Sit in his chair, recite prose and soak up the authentic atmosphere of his favourite howff.
Wrap up your tour with a dram of the award-winning premium blend whisky, STORYMAN
Tours are available:
Tuesday – Saturday
Our tours last approximately 45 minutes.
Tickets cost £10per adult and under 18’s can join for just £5.
For bookings and more information please call 01387323010 or email Kathleen on


MICHELIN listed Lunch in the Heart of Dumfries

Enjoy lunch at the globe

We now have four lunch services at the Globe Inn per week. Each offering both á la Carte and Lunch Du Marche. You can book by calling 01387 323010 or byCLICKING HERE

The broadest drinks portfolio in dumfries & galloway

enjoy a drink in the snug

The snug bar was the former tack room where horses got there shoe’s done before riding. Now it’s where guests have a drink before dining, or indeed enjoy small social gatherings.

The Globe Inn boasts the largest Single Cask Single Malt whisky collection the United Kingdom.

unique to the south of scotland

A Tasting for two

Our Degustation (tasting) menu is a fantastic way to sample some of the finest dishes on the menu and get a taste of things to come.

Carefully curated, the menu offers appreciative tasting of dishes created by the Globe Chefs.

Focusing on the gustatory system, the senses, high culinary art and good company.

Split over 8 stunning, delicate courses that also include complementary Canapés, Amuse-Bouche, Chef’s homemade bread with Petit Fours to finish.

Available without pre-order.


End on a piece of history

toast the bard 

With a choice of over 300 single malt whiskies to choose from why not see if you’re able to toast the bard on his very own writing chair to wrap up your Globe Inn experience. Although it isn’t free*…

‘*’The Poet’s chair’ If you sit in it you’re obliged to recite or sing Burns, otherwise it’s ‘drinks all round’ on you!’


Book the tour now

Please pre-book at least 24 hours beforehand.