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The Athenaeum

5-9 Union Street, Aberdeen, AB11 5BU

***** Scottish
Main course: £11
Food spend: £20
Opening hours
Sunday to Thursday: 11:00 - 00:00
Friday & Saturday: 11:00 - 01:00

Offering traditional British pub grub, but with locally-sourced ingredients, The Athenaeum, in Aberdeen, has an extensive array of drinks to be enjoyed with the food. With afternoon teas, a pub quiz and jazz nights, The Athenaeum is a bustling hub in the city centre.

The accomplished Athenaeum menu is brimming with well-loved cuisine, freshly made with local produce, with particular lines for lazy Sunday brunches, buffets and dinner. Mouth-watering dishes include roast pork belly with potato gratin, celeriac puree, glazed spring vegetables and sautéed mushrooms, and mussels cooked in pear cider with smoked bacon, garlic and cream.

Arched sash windows adorn the face of the unassuming exterior, hiding the appealing rustic furnishings and plush Chesterfield sofas, which are dotted through the interior. The bar also boasts the most extensive drinks list in Aberdeen, including breakfast martinis and a range of ‘bloody’ cocktails.

The Athenaeum pub, in Aberdeen, is a top destination, and is just 8 minutes’ walk from Aberdeen Train Station and is even closer to the sea.

The Athenaeum

5-9 Union Street, Aberdeen, AB11 5BU

Contact +44 1224595585

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