The city of Aberdeen is an increasingly cosmopolitan place. Years of serving the global oil industry and welcoming students, business people and golfers means that the city has developed a world-class collection of restaurants. At Groupon, you can choose from Aberdeen restaurants of every variety and secure excellent savings at many of them. If you're after high quality pizza, the city centre is the place to be, with most of the town's Italian restaurants clustered around Union Street. Just a little further down Union Street are some of the city's best Indian restaurants, while suburbs like Craigiebuckler are home to classy hotel restaurants and gastro-pubs. Whether youre interested in some old fashioned local Scots cuisine, or want to find something wholly new this city has it all.
Aberdeen has a sizeable Indian community and there is a wide variety of curry houses to choose from. If you want a vegetarian feast, the healthy dishes on offer at Monsoona will fit the bill. Their chefs use low-fat ingredients such as natural yoghurt without sacrificing taste, and the setting is beautiful as well. For a conventional curry banquet, head to Shri Bheema's. This Aberdonian institution is family-run and always popular, serving exquisite southern and northern Indian dishes like king prawns grilled in a clay oven or savoury donuts as a starter. Or go for the chicken specialists at Echt Tandoori, with its living room atmosphere and famously polite service.
Aberdeen is bursting with pizza restaurants, all with their own quirks and specialities. At Pizza Express, you can expect the usual blend of good service, perfectly-cooked gourmet pizza bases and healthy, generous toppings. Zizzi offers a broader choice of Italian dishes, such as their delectable jewelled gnocchi and arancini starters - the perfect prelude to a Hawaiian or a margherita pizza. But if all you want is a traditional gargantuan pizza to satisfy your hunger, Papa Pizza never lets you down. Their menu features all of the most popular pizzas, with deep-pan and crispy varieties and every size you could need.
The northeast coast of Scotland is seafood territory, so why not take a trip to some of Aberdeen's superb fish and chip shops or seafood restaurants? There are plenty of great chippies amongst the restaurants in Aberdeen, but Jumbo Fish and Chips towers above them. You can't beat it for portion size and the freshness of their fish. For a smart night out, the Moon Fish Café in the city centre is a great option. Their menu features an array of British dishes, selected for seasonal freshness and with a focus on the region's fabulous seafood. The Marcliffe Hotel is another upmarket option for discerning diners. Book a spot in the Conservatory Restaurant and choose from Grampian beef or locally caught crab and lobster.