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 warming Annandale Distillery dram in the Snug Bar.
Tours are available 12pm, 2pm and 4pm Tuesday to Saturday’s. Our tours last approximately 45 minutes.
Tickets cost £10 per adult and under 18’s can join for just £1. 
For bookings and more information please call 01387323010 or email Mhairi on


Michelin grade Lunch in the Heart of Dumfries

Do 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. Book ahead via the button below, on 01387323010,or via

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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 boasts the largest Single Malt whisky collection and most diverse drinks portfolios in Scotland.

Enjoy a drink in the traditional Snug bar or book it privately via the button below.

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unique to the south of scotland

degustation for two

Our Degustation menu is a fantastic way to sample some of the Globe 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.

Click the button below to enquire about bookings.

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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.