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The Pier

Beach Esplanade, Aberdeen AB24 5NS, Scotland
+44 1224 379940
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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British, Cafe, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Beach Esplanade, Aberdeen AB24 5NS, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was in for lunch with my Mum, beautiful decor, delicious food, scampi & chips & macaroni. Quick service & good food. Would definitely recommend & wont be long before I go back to try more from the menu.

Thank Frattelli
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly and welcoming atmosphere with lovely coffee and fresh, delicious food. The grass wall is the main attribute for full sea view experience :) would recommend to anyone

Thank Aleksandrs K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited here for Sunday brunch with 6 friends and a little one and was very impressed. Nice decor, cutlery, etc. Good variety of food and drinks - I had tea with soya milk but plenty other types of tea, decaf, etc. Waiters were all...More

Thank SteDon7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good lunch we ha; panini's which both had a lot of filling so very good. The sweet potato fries we ordered were good and very large portion size. The decor of the cafe was nice as well and very spacious place but no loss of...More

Thank AnVV28
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

I'm so glad to see The Pier Bistro reopened after the fire in 2013. Now called The Pier, it has a bigger layout and comfy cushioned seats along one wall. The food is just as good as ever and I would recommend a visit for...More

Thank asti2
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Ate outside on a gloriously sunny day at a part shaded table which was just ideal. The service was fast & friendly and the food very good . A small Scottish breakfast and coffee with lashings of toast and butter for the hungry one and...More

Thank MLW28
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Lovely cafe/restaurant. Busy especially over lunchtimes weekdays. Disappointed to find that Decaf Coffees were more expensive than normal - why?

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Newly opened and a welcome addition to the beachfront cafes. Nice decor and the service was friendly and attentive. Had the croissant scrambled egg and salmon which was very tasty. Would recommend.

Thank Scottax
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This establishment has only just opened and is really nice. The décor is lovely and the staff are friendly and welcoming. We opted for toasted flatbread sandwiches for lunch and they were lovely. Service is still a little slow for a lunchtime if you are...More

Thank Lynne F
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We asked the chef to arrange a special menu for our friends hen night and he came up with two, one rather ordinary and the other delicious, we let him know what we wanted and he came up trumps, lots of delicious tasters and the...More

Thank Louise G
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1 February 2015|
Response from Martin M | Reviewed this property |
We hope it will be reopen in the autumn time all being well
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
08:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
08:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
08:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Esplanade, Aberdeen AB24 5NS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 379940
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The Pier is an awesome venue on Aberdeen Beach Front. We are open for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner with a selection of Coffee & Homemade Cakes
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