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Summer Street, Aberdeen, Scotland
+44 1224 658444
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (108 reviews)
“tiramisu” (36 reviews)
“prawns” (34 reviews)
Open Now
00:30 - 14:30All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Summer Street, Aberdeen, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 1,633 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went without a reservation but were given a table straight away. The restaurant is over 3 floors but the rooms are a good size and there is staff on each level all the time so you are never forgotten.the staff are friendly and helpful,...More

Thank therewasanoldlady
Reviewed 4 days ago

Have to say this wasn't my choice for a meal out with another couple as I had been many years ago and I can't remember it being great, hence why I've never been back. Have to eat my words now as we had a fantastic...More

Thank Curlypow44
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had booked a table for 7 on a Tuesday night and we were surprised by how busy the restaurant was, but there was a good atmosphere. We had been asked if we could arrive at 8pm rather than our preferred time of 7.30 as...More

1  Thank Gillian S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Rustico is probably the top of my favourites at the moment in Aberdeen. The menu is always varied and it is not difficult for vegetarians, fish lovers or pasta eaters to find something to enjoy. Accompanying wines are also varied and generally good value at...More

Thank ajm549
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I took our daughter out for her birthday lunch and it was excellent. We all had Caesar salads with chicken and definitely one of the best Caesar salads I have ever had. For purists this is as close to a true feeling...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really like this place, the food I have had has been excellent, The restaurant gets really busy and even though when I have been I have always been able to get a table, I would advise that you book. I would highly recommend and...More

Thank craig a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for an evening meal with the wife after reading the great reviews on here. However once we got there we soon found out the food was not up to the standard of the other Italians in Aberdeen. I ordered the pate which looked...More

Thank William T
nik522, Owner at Rustico, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Customer, Thank you so much for your valued review and apologise for your not so good experience while dining with us. However , i would like to clarify that Rustico does not use food out of packets and definitely not out of the freezer...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant though present enough does not present the best food, the pasta was over cooked and the ratio of sauce to pasta was wrong. I will not be rushing back.

Thank christopher g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Since I moved to Aberdeen, I've been hearing people praising this place, as a lover of Italian cuisine I decided to give it a try-big mistake. Food seemed ok, just very very plain, nothing like I normally get in Italian restaurants, I had calamari and...More

Thank Monika W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love Italian food and are very frequent visitors to the country. Rustico offers fantastic authentic Italian food in a friendly environment. Prices are pretty good for Aberdeen and the food is worth it.

Thank lauraandGavinH
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Sara M
Is Rustico wheelchair accessible?
13 November 2016|
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Response from Sara M | Reviewed this property |
Thanks for all responses. I called the restaurant and they informed me that the front door cannot be used as there is a couple of steps up to table area. However this was not a problem as there is a fire escape type door... More
Erin C
Hey does the place do pizzas? As I cannot see on the menu?
30 September 2016|
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Response from ALIKENDO | Reviewed this property |
No don't think so there were no pizzas on show
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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