Talk of the Town is Society’s round-up of some of the best north-east food and drink deals, specials and hotspots on offer every week.
Majestic Aberdeenshire scenery always looks better when accompanied with fine food and drink…
Bennachie Lodge Hotel & Restaurant
Bennachie may be revered for its stunning outdoor scenery, but its food and drink is also a sight worth capturing.
Bennachie Lodge Hotel & Restaurant, based in Kemnay’s Victoria Terrace, is an easily accessible, picturesque spot that’s perfect for Sunday roasts, afternoon teas and a la carte delights.
Local produce, fabulous dishes and amazing views… what’s not to like?
The Bieldside Inn
On the outskirts of Aberdeen, The Bieldside Inn on North Deeside Road is ideal for all manner of occasions.
The venue’s food and drink is more diverse than just standard pub classics with options like spicy Brazillian coconut curry an attention-grabber.
It’s also recently revealed its Christmas menu, but do keep an eye out for its eye-catching cocktail specials which look amazing.
AJ’s Pizza and Pasta
Based both in George Street and Union Grove in Aberdeen, AJ’s Pizza and Pasta is one of the Granite City’s top-rated takeaways.
Its gourmet pizza selections like caramelised red onion and goat’s cheese look irresistible.
House made sausage pizzas are also a must-try and deals for families make it a great option for a Saturday night-in.
With the colder weather firmly here, right now feels like the ideal time to enjoy the traditional, hearty delights of a meal out at a carvery restaurant.
Dyce Farm, situated on Dyce Drive, has plenty of value for money deals across its carvery and regular dining options.
Slow cooked meats feature alongside vegetarian options and you can’t finish your meal without topping it off with dessert.
At Inverurie Retail Park, you’ll find one of the north-east’s most popular food trucks. Adriana’s Grill feeds shoppers, locals and shop workers with its homely grub six days a week.
Homemade chilli con carne, macaroni cheese, burgers and more are available, as well as a selection of hot drinks.
However, its dirty dogs are a star attraction that should not go amiss.