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Lairhillock Inn & Crynoch Restaurant

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) #212 of 537 Restaurants in Aberdeen ££ - £££ , British,
5 Stonehaven | Near Stonehaven, Aberdeen AB39 3QS, Scotland
+44 1569 730001
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“pie” (12 reviews)
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Bar, British, Scottish, Brew Pub, Pub, Gastropub
££ - £££
5 Stonehaven | Near Stonehaven, Aberdeen AB39 3QS, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 246 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I stayed at the Lairhillock Inn for the weekend with a large group of walkers and we ate at the restaurant both evenings. We were seated in the conservatory which was very pleasant and the staff were friendly and helpful. I was particularly impressed with...More

Thank Joyce A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Date night and we chose Lairhillock Inn. Never been before but friends had recommended it. I had 3 courses and I can honestly say every every course was perfect! Looking forward to trying Sunday lunch soon! 100% recommend this restaurant!

1  Thank cbell1976
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible service had to work out after 5 minutes to find a decent restaurant to eat in..(went to Cults Hotel) The waitress was extremely rude and unfriendly...have lived in the area for close to 40 years and they have just turned off a lifelong family...More

4  Thank Mark O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a family night out ruined on Sunday 2nd July. Complained about my meal which was a plate of lettuce, tons of lettuce with the stock still on and only one small slice of yellow pepper and a slither of onion a couple pieces of...More

Thank sweet81_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a "posh" pub set in the countryside with attractive views. As well as the bar there is a large conservatory which is the best place to have a table. We only had one course as the prices were quite high. A large glass...More

Thank nickyportugal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The standard of this previous favourite has definitely gone down. They give you the bare minimum that roughly meets what is shown on the menu. For the prices this is not what is expected. Sadly complaining seems to cause a negative almost argumentative reaction for...More

Thank Iain G
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Have been here several times in the past and found it good, but last visit was disapointing. Have to drive about thirty minutes to get here and probaly wont bother again. The food was fine enough but overpriced as was the drink, the bill was...More

Thank Abershandy
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Based on a recommendation from a colleague stopped by for lunch and we were not disappointed. the gambas starter was delicious followed by a trio of lamb, which was beautifully presented and tasted even better. Great atmosphere and staff very friendly and helpful. Reasonably priced...More

1  Thank mansfial
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Visited here regularly over the years for both lunch and dinner and always very pleased until the last 2 visits. We usually take a taxi and sit drinking in lounge for couple of hours first however recently the fire has not been on and when...More

Thank TrinaandBill
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Came here to eat as we were staying in the area. Had the most delicious Angus steaks. Enjoyed the meal so much we went back the following evening to sample something else off the menu and we were not disappointed. Plenty of people in the...More

1  Thank Barbara W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$199
Bar, British, Scottish, Brew Pub, Pub, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Stonehaven | Near Stonehaven, Aberdeen AB39 3QS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1569 730001
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