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Lairhillock Inn & Crynoch Restaurant

$$ - $$$, British,
5 Stonehaven | Near Stonehaven, Aberdeen AB39 3QS, Scotland
+44 1569 730001
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“gambas” (15 reviews)
“venison” (11 reviews)
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Bar, British, Scottish, Brew Pub, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5 Stonehaven | Near Stonehaven, Aberdeen AB39 3QS, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A great Sunday lunch, the food quality is always reliable and the portions generous . I love coming here in the winter months and enjoying the open fire. The atmosphere is comfortable and relaxed, we will definitely keep coming back.

Thank IHoworth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped by Lairhillock Inn Restaurant on the recommendation of the owner of our bed and breakfast and were very happy with the suggestion. The food is a little pricey but everything is made from scratch using local, in-season ingredients (so their...More

Thank Scallywag81
Reviewed September 25, 2017

I have had several really good meals here but was a little disappointed with my sea bass luncheon this occasion. Lovely piece of fish but, for me, spoiled by the overpowering herbs and buttery sauce.

Thank Alastair M
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Friendly welcoming staff. Pleasant surroundings. Extensive menu. Huge portions ! Nice place to visit on a summer evening.

Thank Rosemary M
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

We went on a Saturday night for a family birthday. The surroundings were nice, staff okay but the food was very average pub food. Chef not able to make a gravy sauce for us on request. The toilets had obviously not been cleaned properly in...More

Thank Monde37Aberdeen
Reviewed September 7, 2017

You know you have had a great meal when you feel compelled to speak with the chef. I had the battered haddock fish and mushy peas which was so very fresh with the best batter. Hubby had the lasagna with minced pork, venison and beef...More

Thank epique
Reviewed August 28, 2017

We stayed very local to the Inn and dined at the Inn four nights, entertaining friends on two of those nights. Very friendly staff and excellent fresh food, especially the sea food specials, with lovely home made ice-cream deserts for those of us who could...More

Thank Stubake
Reviewed August 27, 2017

It's been many many years since I've been to the Lairhillock. Four of us arrived early on a Saturday and got seated in the conservatory. First impressions were that it's pleasant and cosy, with a few signs of becoming a bit tired and worn round...More

Thank Mouse8459
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Four of us were there last night for dinner. Had a very pleasant hour of pre-dinner drinks and conversation in the conservatory followed by wonderful food. I had mussels in curry sauce a starter special, and they were special. I have eaten a lot of...More

Thank Petenjan99
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend came in, we got seated and after 15 mins they took our order. Another 15 later we got our food which was good, as well as starters, mains and dessert were really good 👍friendly staff as well. The price was a...More

1  Thank Jan B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$50 - $199
Bar, British, Scottish, Brew Pub, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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