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Howies Aberdeen

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50 Chapel Street, Aberdeen AB10 1SN, Scotland
+44 1224 639500
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12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
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17:30 - 21:30
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Sandnes, Norway
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good place to enjoy a really nice meal. Friendly and service minded people and a dish to remember from our recent visit to Aberdeen. Fish is my favourite eating out and it was a great experience this time also.

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Thank Inger-Sigrun
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here a few times. The food is very good, and a good choice is available. Decent wine and beer on offer too. I expect we'll be back, and woudl be happy at the prospect.

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Thank idmurphy2016
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127 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with some friends. For a starter I chose the Haggis neeps & Tatties, yes for a starter. It was well presented and was a starter portion with a little cornell of each, tasted good. For the main I had the duck, there was a lot of it, the portion size while not absolutely huge was generous, it was well... More 

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Thank Joey R
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the lunch menu (two courses; starter and main dish) for 11 £. Everything was tasty and quality. Especially mussels were outstanding. Would recommend this place for all those who want quality local food!

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Thank Julia Eveliina K
Aberdeenshire
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217 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Howie's for Friday Lunch and we both chose Haddock, pea puree and chips, boy was it good and freshly cooked to order. Followed by sticky toffee pudding that was to die for. Prices are reasonably for lunch and to be honest far better than so called chain restaurants . Firmly recommended for lunch or evening meal nts

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Thank DANDYDON1_9
London, UK
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153 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hadn't been to Howie's before and I liked what I saw, once you venture inside - from the outside you might mistake it for a bar. We ate from a set menu and there were plenty of appealing menu items. Portions were generous and I loved my meal. However, they served a starter which contained allergens one of our... More 

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invergordon
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been to Howies on a few visits to Aberdeen, and normally brilliant. However on this visit for dinner at 7.30 , they had no side dish of sprouts, bacon and walnuts.... No trifle... and no cream for Irish coffee, which is rather poor in my opinion. Surely someone could nip to the shop for cream at least. The substitute... More 

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Thank james w
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a beautiful meal , excellent value for money and delicious well presented food. 2 courses for 10.95 or 3 for 13.95 . Plenty of choice on all courses. I had mussels cooked in white wine and cream followed by Pan fried sea bream with wilted spinach and dauphnois mash so so good . There was also chicken , salmon... More 

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Thank sandra s
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We eat here quite frequently because the food is good and made from local/Scottish produce. Staff are friendly and attentive but not obtrusive. Good deals at lunch time too.

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Thank Louise35f
Staffordshire,England
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Have visited here twice now, on both our previous trips to Aberdeen and thoroughly enjoyed our meals both times. Interesting menu, fresh local sourced food, served in a pleasantly decorated restaurant by friendly knowledgeable staff - what more can you ask for ? Looking forward to returning there tonight. It's a must do on our trips to Aberdeen.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 32
Cuisine
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Chapel Street, Aberdeen AB10 1SN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 639500
Description
Refurbished January 2015. Great fresh seasonal food prepared to order. 2 Large dining areas and 2 Private Dining rooms. Set prices & a la carte. Central Aberdeen. Informal, great value, well established. Excellent wine list. Whether a small intimate dinner for two, business lunch for 12 or a wedding party Howies is the perfect venue.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?