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Rustico

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Summer Street, Aberdeen, Scotland
+44 1224 658444
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Today
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 12:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thu - Sat 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Oldmeldrum, Scotland, United Kingdom
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225 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This restaurant is close to our daughter's flat so we decided on here for her birthday meal. Although my wife had been here many years ago, it was a first visit for both our daughter and myself. From entering the premises, I sensed that this would by a good evening. My wife skipped a starter but I had mushroom soup... More 

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Thank brianpostie
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have eaten in this restaurant several times in the past and I was satisfied. Tonight, I took my wife ( 1st time here ) and a very good friend from the past from overseas ( also 1st time ). I have lived, worked and been involved in Italy for more than 15 years so I know and understand Italian... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good meal. Staff very helpful and attentive. Steak was cooked to perfection and the wine flowed to accompany the meal.

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Thank Aileen H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was fast and friendly from start to finish, felt very taken care of. There was a wide range of meals outside of the standard italian menus repertoire (carbonara, arrabiata, etc.) as well as various specials. Food was fresh, timely and delicious. Really enjoyed our evening.

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Thank robertjamieson
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love Rustico's! such an authentic italian restaurant, the styling is beautiful, staff are lovely and the food is out of this world! Been multiple times and never been anything less than blown away by the quality of the food, extremely reasonable too👍

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Thank Rebecca2528
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The service in Rustic is very good, the staff are fast and friendly, however on this occasion I found the food disappointing. My sister in law and I both had the pasta with prawns, they came shelled, if it had said on the menu I would not have ordered them. It was tasty but far to oily, dissapointing.

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Thank 337Debbie
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here with friends a few weeks ago. There was the option of a very reasonably priced lunch menu which had a lot of different options. Staff service was excellent - attentive and helpful but certsinly not over the top. The decor and environment were lovely. Looking forward to going back.

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Thank Madeinchelsea2013
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and two friends went on our monthly visit to Rustico - just gets better and better every time! The staff are amazingly attentive without being over the top. We were given complimentary bread which we dipped in olive oil and balsamic vinegar, great start! We then ordered starters of minestrone soup, garlic bread with cheese and roasted peppers with... More 

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Thank Mummypopof2
Scotland
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Family meal for daughters birthday. Delicious, hot, authentic looking food that's not over priced. Had a mix from the main menu and specials board so you're guaranteed something fresh.

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Thank Allensk11
Kiev, Ukraine
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food and atmosphere are amazing. Friendly staff and little complimentary apéritif and digestif are nice touches. Will definitely be back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday
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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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?