The Silver Darling

North Pier House, 43 Pocra Quay, Aberdeen, United Kingdom, AB11 5DQ
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Opening Information

Lunch
Monday - Thursday: 12pm - 2pm
Friday: 12pm - 3pm

Evening
Monday - Friday: 5.30pm - 9.30pm

All Day
Saturday: 12noon to 9.30pm
Sunday: 12noon to 8pm

Facilities
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Business Lunch
  • Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
  • Beach
  • Awesome View

About The Silver Darling

Welcome to The Silver Darling…

Situated in the former Customs House at the mouth of Aberdeen Harbour, The Silver Darling has recently embarked on a new voyage.

Renovated to the highest of standards, The Silver Darling has been transformed with stylish interiors that celebrate our unique heritage and complement our stunning setting for memorable meals.

The Silver Darling has an upstairs dining area which boasts floor to ceiling glass windows, providing panoramic views of Aberdeen’s beach, harbour and the historic fishing village of Footdee – affectionately known as ‘Fittie’ by the locals.

With a passion for quality food and drink, our menus have been carefully curated to showcase the finest selection of Scottish produce from Aberdeen Angus Beef to the freshest fish and shellfish dishes, in a laid-back yet sophisticated atmosphere.

The Silver Darling is the perfect setting to gaze at the sweeping sea coastline, watch the ships sail by, or in the summer months you may be lucky to catch a glimpse of the dolphins and seals bobbing in the bay…

Cuisine: Seafood, Scottish
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Monday, 10 August 2020

I received a confirmation on the day of my reservation but when I arrived at the restaurant it was closed. I then received an email asking how my meal was. Very poor not to update the confirmation and feedback notifications.

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Visited On Monday, 10 August 2020

What a waste of time

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Visited On Friday, 31 July 2020

Excellent food as always, were very kind to seat us even though we were held up in arriving for our reservation. Fantastic service. A highlight in Aberdeen.

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 August 2020

Our 1st meal out after lockdown eased, excellent food, great price due to Eat Out, Help Out scheme. I would go again even if is not half price,

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 August 2020

Thank you for a great experience During difficult times

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 August 2020

Had a great meal and very pleasant staff. Great lunch out before the lock down!!!!!

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 August 2020

As always a fantastic experience, menu was great with so many choices that I fancied. Food was excellent, the scallops followed by pork tenderloin for me and my wife had the red pepper bhaji followed by monk fish scampi. Looking forward to returning again soon

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 August 2020

Was lucky to have my Birthday Lunch here, as a day later Aberdeen went back into lockdown. Very sad for the staff The food was excellent, cannot fault anything. We shared the Full House Platter, which was outstanding, really liked the home cured beetroot gravadlax as with the Oysters. My Main was the Jumbo Haddock and chips, the fish and batter was perfect, not a great fan of these large chunky chip’s, that’s my only negative comment, apart from that. Excellent.

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 August 2020

Brilliant lunch , fantastic to see you open again

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 August 2020

Great food and view. Well run with good social distancing measures in place.

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Visited On Monday, 03 August 2020

Great food, amazing view, best restaurant in Aberdeen

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Visited On Monday, 03 August 2020

We really enjoyed dining here, friendly staff, kept us informed of specials etc.Lovely setting and food. All measures in place to keep people safe without it feeling too obvious.

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Visited On Monday, 03 August 2020

A wonderful experience amazing food and excellent service. We will definitely be back.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 August 2020

Absolutely fantastic meal and the service was relaxed but impeccable

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Visited On Sunday, 02 August 2020

Fabulous all round as usual. Can’t wait to go back

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Visited On Sunday, 02 August 2020

Excellent visit Will definitely return

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

Food fantastic. Service great. Definitely will be returning.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 August 2020

First visit and really enjoyed our visit. Food was delicious and we were served very quick.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

Couldn’t fault the food at all - the Seam Bream Ceviche and Scallops were superb for starters and the Sea Bass and Halibut for mains very tasty, accompanied by lovely hand cut chips. Service was also first class so a fantastic lunch all round

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

We were a bit disappointed in the conditions for. Prevention o COVID, no staff had masks on at any time during the evening and they I’d not adhere to social distancing, I hope the menus had been wiped down between customers but it didn’t feel like they had. We just felt more could have been done for prevention and protection considering we were eating finger food at times with no water bowl just a napkin .

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

Fantastic service and delicious food. Will definitely be back!

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

Excellent

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

Fantastic from start to finish 👍

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

Amazing plase to go and try sea food. We went for a dinner with my partner and really enjoyed it;) Recomend.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

Everything was just tops

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