Best pubs in Aberdeen

Check out the top pubs in Aberdeen, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Old Blackfriars
1. Old Blackfriars
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9 local reviews
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Carol
A great place to try some Scottish fayre like Haggis, Neeps and Tatties, Fish and Chips. In the evening is a…
Angela
Belhaven cosy pub serving traditional pub grub, folk music played every Thursday evening.
Paul
Great beers and pub grub (bar food) in cosy surroundings.
1. Old Blackfriars
1. Old Blackfriars
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9 local reviews
Carol
Carol
A great place to try some Scottish fayre like Haggis, Neeps and Tatties, Fish and Chips. In the evening is a much livelier pub.
Angela
Angela
Belhaven cosy pub serving traditional pub grub, folk music played every Thursday evening.
Paul
Paul
Great beers and pub grub (bar food) in cosy surroundings.
2. Prince Of Wales
2. Prince Of Wales
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6 local reviews
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Donald
Very Scottish Pub with great food and atmostphere. A great experience for those new to Scotland.
Jon
The Prince of Wales, a traditional pub with a fine selection of beers and ales.
Amy
A real down to earth pub causal and friendly. Just round the corner.
2. Prince Of Wales
2. Prince Of Wales
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6 local reviews
Donald
Donald
Very Scottish Pub with great food and atmostphere. A great experience for those new to Scotland.
Jon
Jon
The Prince of Wales, a traditional pub with a fine selection of beers and ales.
Amy
Amy
A real down to earth pub causal and friendly. Just round the corner.
3. The Dutch Mill Hotel
3. The Dutch Mill Hotel
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7 local reviews
7 Queen's Rd
01224 322555
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Marie
A more traditional pub in the West End also serving pub grub. Excellent place to to and watch football or…
Alice And Miles
Good pub for sports and suppers.
Tracey
Great local pub and food.
3. The Dutch Mill Hotel
3. The Dutch Mill Hotel
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7 local reviews
7 Queen's Rd
01224 322555
Marie
Marie
A more traditional pub in the West End also serving pub grub. Excellent place to to and watch football or rugby on the big screen.
Alice And Miles
Alice And Miles
Good pub for sports and suppers.
Tracey
Tracey
Great local pub and food.
4. The Boat Inn
4. The Boat Inn
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5 local reviews
Charlestown Rd, Aboyne
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 1339 886137
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Mo
The Boat has good pub grub described in a rather Scottish touristy twee way. Fish and chips always good. It…
Lisa
Traditional cosy pub serving delicious food with in and outdoor seating areas.
Caroline
Good wee pub with live music.
4. The Boat Inn
4. The Boat Inn
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5 local reviews
Charlestown Rd, Aboyne
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 1339 886137
Mo
Mo
The Boat has good pub grub described in a rather Scottish touristy twee way. Fish and chips always good. It is a good option to walk to…
Lisa
Lisa
Traditional cosy pub serving delicious food with in and outdoor seating areas.
Caroline
Caroline
Good wee pub with live music.
5. Ma Cameron's
5. Ma Cameron's
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3 local reviews
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Catherine
Former coaching inn with snugs and a rooftop beer garden, serving cask ales and a pub menu. Great for sunny…
Scott + Aynsley
One of Aberdeen's oldest pubs. Food isn't the best. But good for a pint and to watch football.
Wils
Relaxed pub grub and drinks with whisky snug.
5. Ma Cameron's
5. Ma Cameron's
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3 local reviews
Catherine
Catherine
Former coaching inn with snugs and a rooftop beer garden, serving cask ales and a pub menu. Great for sunny days in the beer garden. This…
Scott + Aynsley
Scott + Aynsley
One of Aberdeen's oldest pubs. Food isn't the best. But good for a pint and to watch football.
Wils
Wils
Relaxed pub grub and drinks with whisky snug.
6. The Boat Inn
6. The Boat Inn
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10 local reviews
The Boat Inn, Aboyne
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Janet
A great place for pub grub and a nice drink. About a 30 minute drive from Copper Beech B&B.
Suzanne
Local traditional pub
6. The Boat Inn
6. The Boat Inn
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10 local reviews
The Boat Inn, Aboyne
Janet
Janet
A great place for pub grub and a nice drink. About a 30 minute drive from Copper Beech B&B.
Suzanne
Suzanne
Local traditional pub
7. Under The Hammer
7. Under The Hammer
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5 local reviews
11 N Silver St, Aberdeen
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
01224 640253
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Marie
One of the few independent (non brewery owned) pubs in Aberdeen. In the basement of an auction house, hence…
Jon
A great wee underground pub, one of the best in Aberdeen with a great whisky selection.
7. Under The Hammer
7. Under The Hammer
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5 local reviews
11 N Silver St, Aberdeen
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
01224 640253
Marie
Marie
One of the few independent (non brewery owned) pubs in Aberdeen. In the basement of an auction house, hence the name. An eclectic…
Jon
Jon
A great wee underground pub, one of the best in Aberdeen with a great whisky selection.
8. Marine Hotel
8. Marine Hotel
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8 local reviews
9-10 Shorehead, Aberdeen
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
01569 762155
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Maryana
Located in Stonehaven in a friendly and lively pub, with stunning views of Stonehaven harbour and outdoor…
Jackie
Fab pub with a selection of Belgian Beers and Robert the owner has his own brewery 6degrees North. Family…
8. Marine Hotel
8. Marine Hotel
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8 local reviews
9-10 Shorehead, Aberdeen
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
01569 762155
Maryana
Maryana
Located in Stonehaven in a friendly and lively pub, with stunning views of Stonehaven harbour and outdoor seating. The marine serves an…
Jackie
Jackie
Fab pub with a selection of Belgian Beers and Robert the owner has his own brewery 6degrees North. Family friendly and great Restaurant…
9. The Ship Inn
9. The Ship Inn
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8 local reviews
The Ship Inn
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
01569 762617
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Roy
Also at the harbour front and includes pub and restaurant
Liz
Cosy pub down at the Harbour. Also does lovely food.
9. The Ship Inn
9. The Ship Inn
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8 local reviews
The Ship Inn
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
01569 762617
Roy
Roy
Also at the harbour front and includes pub and restaurant
Liz
Liz
Cosy pub down at the Harbour. Also does lovely food.
10. Kilmarnock Arms Hotel
10. Kilmarnock Arms Hotel
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4 local reviews
Bridge St, Cruden Bay
01779 812213
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Linda
Fab local - great for lunch, coffee, evening meal in the lounge or a more formal dinner in their restaurant…
Craig And Zhilan
Only 2 miles from our house. Good pub grub and dogs welcome
10. Kilmarnock Arms Hotel
10. Kilmarnock Arms Hotel
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4 local reviews
Bridge St, Cruden Bay
01779 812213
Linda
Linda
Fab local - great for lunch, coffee, evening meal in the lounge or a more formal dinner in their restaurant. The pub has a nice, friendly…
Craig And Zhilan
Craig And Zhilan
Only 2 miles from our house. Good pub grub and dogs welcome