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LOCAL PRODUCE

Surrounded by fields and close to the sea it's no surprise that you'll enjoy a brilliant choice of farm shops and seafood a short distance from the hill.

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SEAFOOD
THE LOBSTER SHOP

JOHNSHAVEN

 

For over 75 years, the McBay family has supplied fresh Scottish seafood to UK and European wholesalers, food retailers and restaurants. Located in Johnshaven on the north-east coast, they are right in the heart of the nation’s shellfish industry – supplied daily with the finest of catches straight from the fleet of local creel boats.

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SEAFOOD
SEAFOOD BOTHY

STONEHAVEN 

 

Seafood platters, pies, pastas and ploughman's served up by friendly staff from a retro horse trailer! at Stonehaven Harbour 

Location

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FARM SHOP
THE SPUD HUT

CAIRNTON FARM​, 15 min walk

 

All the Gammie’s homegrown vegetables available inside The Spud Hut can be seen in the patch right next to it. Picked daily, all their produce is free from spraying and harvested and weeded by hand. All sorts of beautifully coloured vegetables can be found through the seasons.

Directions

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FARM SHOP
FARM TO TABLE

STONEHAVEN 

 

Select from a range of Farmer Gammie's homegrown veggies and a tempting offering of deli items, local produce and gifts too. The refillery offers a good variety of grains, oils and vinegars. There's takeaway coffee on offer,  a selection of sweet treats and a nice spot outside to enjoy them on a clear day. 

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EATING OUT

The Coast of Aberdeenshire offers an excellent choice of seafood and local produce to be enjoyed in picturesque locations.

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SEAFOOD  |  LUNCH & DINNER
THE TOLBOOTH

STONEHAVEN

For fine dining, the Tolbooth sources its seafood right outside their front door. Situated in the beautiful little harbour in Stonehaven where The Marine and The Ship pubs and a picturesque stroll can start or finish the evening.

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SEAFOOD & GAME |  LUNCH & DINNER 
THE MARINE  HOTEL

STONEHAVEN 

 

The dog friendly bar at The Marine Bar houses 6 guest ales, a big Belgian and wheat-beer selection, and their own brew – 6˚N.

Food is served in both the bar and upstairs restaurant.

Kids can eat in the relaxed restaurant area of the bar.

The Upstairs dining room, which overlooks the pretty harbour, serves local fish specials.

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SEAFOOD  |. LUNCH & DINNER 
THE CREEL INN

CATTERLINE

Situated in the small, picturesque fishing village of Catterline, the Creel Inn offers good seafood, atmosphere, a great wine selection and friendly staff in addition to its picturesque location. 

One of Britain's greatest painters Joan Eardley RSA created her most magnificent paintings of the views, the elements and the atmosphere of Catterline for ten years. She lived at no.1 and no.18 The Row, a short walk  from the restaurant.

Here's a little film about the area and Joan Eardley: https://joaneardley.com/joan-eardley-a-sense-of-place

Website

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TRADITIONAL BRITISH  |  BREAKFAST & LUNCH
THE VIEW RESTAURANT

STONEHAVEN GOLF CLUB

 

With amazing views out to the North Sea and the harbour of Stonehaven, The View is a wonderful place to breakfast or lunch. Tasty, homemade dishes are served by friendly staff.

 

https://www.theviewstonehaven.co.uk/

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LOCAL PRODUCE  |  BRUNCH, LUNCH & TEA
BALMAKEWAN

FARM SHOP & TEA ROOMS

Situated in the small, picturesque fishing village of Catherine, the Creel Inn offers good seafood, atmosphere, a great wine selection and friendly staff inanition to its picturesque location. 

One of Britain's greatest painters Joan Eardley RSA created her most magnificent paintings of the views, the elements and the atmosphere of Catterline for ten years. She lived at no.1 and no.18 The Row, a short walk  from the restaurant.

Here's a little film about the area and Joan Eardley: https://joaneardley.com/joan-eardley-a-sense-of-place

Website

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TRADITIONAL BRITISH  |  BREAKFAST & LUNCH
CASTLETON FARM SHOP

FARM SHOP, TEA ROOMS & PLAY AREA

 

Castleton supplies M&S with its fruit - it's tasty! Its busy café serves good portions of homemade classics with delicious puds, cakes and their irresistible strawberry tarts to follow.

Buy the farm's fruit and veggies, ready meals, preserves and other deli goodies in the shop, where you'll also find cards and gifts. 

Kids can run around outside and enjoy the play area.

 

https://www.theviewstonehaven.co.uk/

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LUNCH & AFTERNOON TEA
ARDUTHIE HOUSE

STONEHAVEN

Wonderful Afternoon Teas and Cream Teas, cakes, bakes, and scones, also homemade soups, homemade quiche and sandwiches. The Tea Rooms are full of original paintings, prints, and photographs from local artists. On cold days there's a lovely log fire.

Arduthie House

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CAFÉ & BISTRO
THE ARCH

BREAKFAST, LUNCH, TEA & CAKE

A thoughtfully  prepared  menu and delicious home bakes await you at The Arch in Fettercairn. 

Great coffee and fish n chips to take away at the weekends.

The Arch

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