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Summer Street, Aberdeen, Scotland
+44 1224 658444
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (127 reviews)
“tiramisu” (42 reviews)
“bread” (50 reviews)
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5:30 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Summer Street, Aberdeen, Scotland
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Reviewed today via mobile

Myself and my wife have been visiting Rustico for a few years now, and I swear each visit gets better. It is without doubt the best Italian restaurant in Aberdeen and is the best Italian food we’ve had out with Italy. The service was excellent...More

Thank SteveHibby
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We always come back for the carbonara at rusticos, we never book on a Friday but there is always place. Staff friendly and professional. Great Italian!

Thank Sander M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So sad to say but this really was not great, the waiting staff were however lovely, I want to make that clear ☺️ The food was where the points were lost-tasteless bruschetta?!? I normally love bruschetta but the tomatoes were bland and unseasoned. My friend...More

Thank quitaurquhart
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was here last night. Food was good and the staff lovely but the service was too fast. Three courses, coffee and a bottle of wine done and dusted in 45 minutes!

Thank Sightseer616039
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everytime we come up to Aberdeenshire we have to go to Rusticos and as usual it didn't disappoint, we had the lunch time menu, bruschetta was great as were the olives, main courses again were good, the cannelloni , two of us, and the spaghetti...More

Thank Edge-of-the-world16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been going to Rustico for years now and it has never been anything but exceptional! The staff are friendly attentive without being annoying. The food is consistently delicious. If I could eat here everyday, I would! Recommend the garlic bread with cheese, mozzarella red...More

Thank Mummypopof2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a Sunday night and the restaurant was busy. The food amazing, the service was attentive without being pushy. What a great place.

Thank Elspeth S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've had good pizza before, I've eaten all the spots in the US/Canada/UK/Australia, in San Fransisco, New York, Chicago, New Haven, Toronto, Vancouver, London, Sydney, Melbourne and even Kuala Lumpur. I'm a bit of a pizza snob, I really love the stuff. This pizza was...More

Thank Saudi01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate hear tonight the food was not as original as they say , but how could it be it is owned by a person from Greece who bought the restaurant as is ,sorry to say I did not enjoy hard dried Calamare and over...More

Thank Anne a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice service - food was delicious, we did have a wait on food but the place was packed so that was expected!! Waiting staff were excellent! Generous portions and nice selection - only disappointment was that there are no pizzas served on the weekends...More

Thank Danielle S
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Response from Dreamer304021 | Reviewed this property |
On street parking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Summer Street, Aberdeen, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 658444
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