Mains of Scotstown Inn

Jesmond Square, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, United Kingdom, AB22 8WT
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RESTAURANT
Sunday Menu:
Sunday | Noon to 7pm

Lunch:
Monday - Friday | Noon to 2.30pm
Saturday | Noon to 5pm

Dinner:
Monday - Tuesday | 5pm to 8pm
Wednesday - Saturday | 5pm to 9pm

BAR Service:
Monday - Wednesday | 11am to 11pm
Thursday to Saturday | 11am to Midnight
Sunday | 12.30pm to 11pm

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Easy Access
  • Tiered Restaurant
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
  • Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
  • Children's Menu available
  • Business Lunch
  • Families and Children Welcome at lunch
  • Age Restricted in Bar
  • Well Behaved Children Welcome
  • Bar
  • Dietary Needs Catered For
  • Free Parking

About Mains of Scotstown Inn

The Mains Of Scotstown Inn is an multi award winning family pub, famous for its local sustainably sourced food, community engagement, beer, wines, live music, big screen sport and for running amazing events throughout the year. We do so much that it is hard to list everything, so imagine this…

Take a wee wander off the beaten path into Bridge of Don and relax in our restaurant, where you’ll find a menu with some of the freshest local & Scottish produce with traditional favourites and something new for the adventurous.

We’re all for keeping things informal, so we have a couple of menus for you to choose from, if it's a bar supper you're looking for then you can sit back in the bar and even watch the sport. If it's traditional Scottish pub fayre step in to the restaurant. Just choose the area to suit your mood or crowd. Whether you dine in the restaurant or congregate in the conservatory, the friendly informed staff are on hand to offer mouth watering descriptions of the tried and tested menu and wine list.

The ultra environmental and sustainable Mains of Scotstown Inn occupies a converted granite stone farm steading, The Inn oozes old farm house character on the outside and contemporary looks on the inside. The spacious restaurant, with its impressive granite pillars and high ceiling and classic granite arches, makes it an excellent dining venue, with a touch of modern design giving a relaxed ambience and great cuisine in a landmark building at the heart of Bridge of Don.

Cuisine: Afternoon Tea, British, Dessert, Fish, Gastro Pub, Locally Sourced, Pasta, Scottish, Steak, Sunday Lunch, Vegan, Vegetarian
Dress Code: Smart Casual,Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 13 July 2019

The food was excellent , the staff were polite and friendly and they took time to discuss the gluten free food that they have . A really nice and friendly clean restaurant....

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Visited On Friday, 28 June 2019

Service has improved a huge amount since the last time we visited (a few years ago now), they were attentive without being intrusive. Food was good although my dish was a little on the bland side (chicken hootin anni), my husband and daughter both enjoyed theirs (tex mex burger and kids mac cheese). There was a small issue with the bill but was sorted promptly and refund provided. Would visit again.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 June 2019

Local business,with good, tasty food. Love the new decor too. Staff friendly enough but could just do with wee bit more customer care to give great service - 10-15min wait for wine to be brought over then just placed on table with no apology for delay; no offer of opening bottle, pouring it etc. When food came it was again placed on table but no double check if needed anything else, we’d to ask for condiments. Very tasty meal but could just do with adding those extra little touches.

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Visited On Saturday, 11 May 2019

Really good food, quick service and certainly value for money

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Visited On Sunday, 05 May 2019

Good Service Good Staff Good Food Good Price ,Lacking atmosphere maybe that was just down to it being very quite, as it has nice surroundings .Would recommend though.

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Visited On Sunday, 28 April 2019

At 6:30 received email saying how they were looking forward to welcoming us. Arrived at 6:45. Drinks ordered, arrived eventually. After 25 mins went to bar and asked if they would take our order please. Order taken. Ten minutes later were told we couldn't have half the order, and the chef was closing the kitchen. Apologies all round. Here's some vouchers, sorry for spoiling your birthday meal.

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Visited On Sunday, 21 April 2019

Brilliant day for the Easter fun day. The kids meals were fab but the only let down for myself was the roast beef I had for the roast dinner was very tough making it quite hard to enjoy my meal. I did not feel the need to complain as the day put on for the kids was brilliant.

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Visited On Saturday, 20 April 2019

Wonderful new additions to the menu and the renovation of the bathroom is amazing

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Visited On Saturday, 20 April 2019

Waitress was very helpful and friendly.

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Visited On Thursday, 04 April 2019

First time I have been here and it won’t be the last. Totally impressed with the atmosphere, food and service. Just could not fault anything. I used the toilets and it’s a long time since I have seen toilets spotlessly clean

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Visited On Sunday, 24 March 2019

Booked for a special family event. Food was cold, 3 soups sent back to be reheated. Meant to be spicy and everyone commented on no spice and added pepper. Mains were all luke warm but as service was slow we couldnt be bothered mentioning it. One main course was left in kitchen forgotten about and kids chicken nuggets were inediable. Service was very slow considering there were only 3 other tables in and the waitress commented she was busy!? Very dissappointed and its local so could have been a regular thing. High Tea menu good value just need hot food to match!

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Visited On Friday, 15 March 2019

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Staff were excellent. We will be back Thank you again

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Visited On Friday, 01 March 2019

The staff were lovely and took our order quite promptly . However we had to wait at least half an hour for our food to arrive. Disappointing that there was no steak pie as the restaurant was very quiet.

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Visited On Saturday, 02 March 2019

Lovely good and prompt service, thank you for a nice meal.

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Visited On Saturday, 02 March 2019

Lovely tasty food with a brilliant service. love the new freshly revamped decor to.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 February 2019

Food was good as it always is when we go. Just a pity the mixed grill is now off the menu but enjoyed what we had.

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Visited On Friday, 18 January 2019

New decor is lovely. Staff friendly. Food very tasty but a wee side salad or similar would have added to my bbq chicken melt and improved the look on the plate (I'm sure used to come with). The menu has been vastly slimmed down so not the same "different" items on offer as used to be. Looked like pretty much any other pub menu but without the "2 for £x offers you get elsewhere. Place was very quiet for a Friday night, both pub and restaurant, needs some advertising or big promo to pull people back in (though maybe it's just cos it's Jan and everyone skint?)

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Visited On Friday, 04 January 2019

Nice upgrade to the Restaurant, food excellent, presentation was very good. The best food we've had here in a long time. I would recommend this restaurant to family & friends. Waiting staff were efficient and smart! Thank you! 😊

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Visited On Monday, 31 December 2018

Great Hogmanay Bash - food & service first class! First time at Mains for Hogmanay & really enjoyed it!

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Visited On Tuesday, 01 January 2019

Decided last minute to make a booking for New Years Day Brunch. On arrival we were promptly seated and shown where to help ourselves to tea/coffee and juice. We didn’t need to wait long between ordering and food arriving. Both adults ordered the steak pie and chicken pie, and oh my goodness the portion sizes were huge and melt in the mouth delicious. My son had the macaroni, which he gobbled down with garlic bread and chips in super quick time. Given the amount of food we were served, this was an incredible value for money meal. The only comment I would make is the bunch said it came with free toast if booked online, and that didn’t make an appearance - to be fair, it would have only spoiled our appetite for the main event. Good wholesome food, we’ll be back.

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Visited On Friday, 21 December 2018

Fantastic food and service!

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Visited On Tuesday, 25 December 2018

Excellent Christmas Day meal, lovely food and great atmosphere. Would definately recommend .

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Visited On Tuesday, 25 December 2018

Xmas day dinner was great , food and service were both excellent. Well done and big thank you to all the staff.

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Visited On Friday, 21 December 2018

Lovely meal thanks guys good job x

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Visited On Friday, 21 December 2018

Had a brilliant festive lunch today. Service was great and food delicious.

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