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The Ashvale

42-48 Great Western Road, Aberdeen AB10 6UZ, Scotland
+44 1224 596981
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“haddock” (52 reviews)
“fresh fish” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:45 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish
$$ - $$$
42-48 Great Western Road, Aberdeen AB10 6UZ, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Ashvale a few times on visiting Aberdeen. The fish and chips are really good but today I had steak pie with veg. When it came there was an absolute pile of new potatoes, with pie and veg. The pie was...More

Thank Pinky-wallsend
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were met at the counter taken to a choice of seats. The waitress was very chatty and explained a few things about the menu. We both ordered of the normal menu it was fish chips and peas tea/coffee bread and butter. The tea came...More

Thank rarneil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You must book to get a good time for a sit down meal There would be a 20 min wait for walk in. Great menu and range of fish in the award winning chipper I would award a 5 but in the area where we...More

Thank gazzer333
Brian U, Guest Relations Manager at The Ashvale, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you had a wonderful time and great service! While not always possible we will try to find you alternative seat if you are not comfortable with the first available seat. This usually just means a slightly longer...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always very fresh haddock served here. The staff are very friendly & helpful. The teatime flyer offer is very good value.

Thank Lycralad59
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Went in here on Saturday asked for 2 fish suppers and single red pudding the server waited till the fish was about ready to decide to cook a fresh red pudding then the guy got the boxes out of the heater and put the chips...More

Thank mcleod23112006
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Decided at the last minute to visit The Ashvale in Great Western Road using our voucher from Itison. Lovely meal yet again! Fish is always so very fresh and cooked to perfection! I find that you're always guaranteed good Fish'n'chips there.

1  Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The menu has changed but still remains a very good fish and chip restaurant. Has a more extensive vegetarian menu then 16 years ago The chips and mushy peas are as good as ever. It is a very friendly place and excellent for families. Did...More

Thank elizabethpointing
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I forgot to post this review after my recent trip to Aberdeen with work. Ordered the whale challenge which might be hard for school children but not for a seasoned American like me who does this to keep myself on the wrong side of my...More

1  Thank AlbuquerqueRoss
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I had very high expectations when I first visited this place, and I was let down hugely! I had fish and chips, the batter was still raw and sticking to the fish and the chips well I've had a lot better. I thought it might...More

Thank George S
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My wife and I live in Canada and visited Aberdeen for three weeks in April this year. We ate in several resturants but the best by far was the Ashvale. We visited that restaurant five times while in Aberdeen. The cod supper was the best...More

Thank emurrayprojects
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25 August 2016|
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Response from Garvla132 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can buy a pint in here
13 July 2016|
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Response from MickRoll | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, only at the one that I visited was Gluten Free advertised.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:45 - 22:00
11:45 - 22:00
11:45 - 22:00
11:45 - 22:00
11:45 - 22:00
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42-48 Great Western Road, Aberdeen AB10 6UZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 596981
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