Rustico To round out my jaunt to the granite city, I took a recommendation from my cabbie and toddled to Rustico on Union Row.Exterior A down-at-heel Sicilian-style Italian, it’s a signature property packed with charm. The extensive front of house team are full of warmth and keep service ticking along accurately and at a good …

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Cafe 100 With ice still running through my veins despite a stop at Foodstory, my Aberdonian adventure could not continue without the immediate ingestion of a fried breakfast. Accordingly, I proceeded directly to Cafe 100 on Holburn Street.Exterior A simple cafe set up, they seem to specialise in all-day breakfasts and various other hearty items. …

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Foodstory A wee jaunt to Aberdeen with a little lecture at the university to squeeze in between breakfast and lunch was a grand way to spend a recent Friday. Exterior Having almost frozen to death on the train journey up – Scotrail had forgotten to pay the electricity bill for the carriage in which I …

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Adelphi Kitchen – SADLY NOW CLOSED Aberdeen! After following Our Beer Man’s recommendation and stopping in for a refreshing drink at Casc – what an excellent place – I was in need of sustenance before my train journey south. Using my usual aimless wandering method, I ended up at the Adelphi Kitchen which was buried …

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CASC

Our Beer Man’s Verdict With an hour or so to kill before catching a train in Aberdeen, a warm and sunny evening lent itself perfectly to a beer or two.Signage The North East has a vibrant beer scene which is dominated by the hugely-successful self-styled punks Brewdog – whose local disciples Brewmeister are rapidly gaining …

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