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Summer Street, Aberdeen, Scotland
+44 1224 658444
00:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
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Sun 17:30 - 21:00
Mon - Wed 00:30 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
Thu - Sat 12:30 - 14:30
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37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Came here with friends for a catch up and had a table upstairs which was really lovely. Staff were attentive and the food was delicious. The house white wine was superb and well priced - my friends were less impressed with the price of a bottle of prosecco! Definitely worth a visit.

Thank gsm64
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Attentive and friendly service from walking in the door until we left, despite it being very busy. Starters of calamari and smoked fish cakes were both fresh and tasty. Apparently was one of the best calamari dishes my husband has had in the UK. Mains of linguine marinara and padellata siciliana both had an abundance of beautifully cooked seafood and... More 

Thank DelD73
Dereham, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Eat here with a long lost friend and his wife. The ambience and friendliness of the staff is really good but that's where it ends. The food for all 3 of us was very poor and I also ended up being very ill for the next few days. I would definitely not recommend anyone eating here.

Thank Brstocker
Oldmeldrum, Scotland, United Kingdom
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225 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 

Thank brianpostie
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 

1 Thank cocohunt
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 1 week ago via mobile

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

Thank Aileen H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks 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.

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 2 weeks 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👍

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 2 weeks 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.

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.

Thank Madeinchelsea2013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
00:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
00:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
00:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
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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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?