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Inspired by quality & our passion
to provide the city with a relaxed yet
sophisticated dining experience.

A warm welcome

Enriched with history in a prime Aberdeen building on Union Street, The Esslemont is the perfect place to dine & drink for locals and visitors alike.

Our latest menu features Scottish inspired tapas ideal for sharing and enjoying with friends, family and acquaintances along with the perfect pairing of drinks from wine, cocktails, beer and whiskies.

We also have a selection of hearty main dishes if you are feeling more peckish and to finish some affa fine sweets, freshly prepared using only the best quality produce.

Our stylish restaurant area can accommodate up to 100 people including a glass-fronted private dining room for 14 guests, accompanied by a contemporary bar perfect for laid-back lunches and pre or post-dinner drinks.

With a welcoming & relaxed atmosphere throughout, The Esslemont is the ideal place to enjoy guid Scottish scran and hospitality!

Our new menus can be viewed here .

Food served: Wednesday to Friday - 5pm to 9pm, Saturday & Sunday- 12noon to 9pm

Bookings can be made online here – or by email on

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Excellent meal, the venue is beautiful and the staff could not do more for us.

Michelle Kinghorn - Facebook


Looking for something different?

Why not try one of our sister venues

McGinty’s an’ Ale The Stag No.10 Aberdeen Ferryhill House Hotel The Fourmile Kingswells The Silver Darling The Esslemont Macs Pizzeria The Grill Under the Hammer
The McGinty’s Group