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The best pubs for craft beer in Aberdeenshire

We all enjoy a tipple now and again. If you’re a beer enthusiast, you won’t want to miss out on a visit to Aberdeenshire. Leading the charge in the revolution of craft beers and ales, we’ve collected some of the best pubs to visit on your next trip north of the border. Wrap up in your cosy clothes and expect a warm welcome, delicious ales, comforting food, friendly banter, and more.


Fierce Beer Bar, Aberdeen

More of a bar than a traditional pub, this enterprising craft brewer offers an enormous, exciting range of beers and ales across 20 taps. The staff are knowledgeable and friendly, and there is plenty to enjoy, whether you love a pilsner or always choose a pale ale. You can even sample several when you choose one of their craft beer flights.


Brewdog Castlegate, Aberdeen
Brewdog Aberdeen

There’s so many beers to choose from at Brewdog!

You’d be remiss to not pop by Brewdog on your beer tour of Aberdeenshire. They’re a worldwide enterprise now, but they started right here in bonny Scotland, and their expertise shows in every sip of delicious craft beer.

The Redgarth, Oldmeldrum
Craft beer at The Redgarth, Aberdeen

You won’t be disappointed with a trip to The Redgarth

Get out of the hustle and bustle of the city and find yourself a seat at this traditional country pub. Boasting an excellent selection of craft beer, cask ales and even malt whisky, you can really taste the local flavour.


The Fourmile House, Kingswells

Set in a peaceful village a short drive from Aberdeen, The Fourmile is rich in Scottish character and charm. Featuring a bar and restaurant, you can expect real traditionalism and a variety of delicious craft beers to choose from. They even play host to beer and ale events.


The Globe Inn, Aberdeen
 Craft beer

Make sure to sample a variety of beers while you’re visiting

Gorgeously decorated, this historic building offers a range of craft beer and delicious food. Perfect for treating yourself to a peaceful evening meal while trying some tasty tipples, you’ll feel right at home.

Are you already thinking about your trip to these perfect pubs? Whichever you decide to try, save a seat for us at the bar.

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Image credits: ©Brewdog Castlegate; David Prahl/stock.adobe.com; The Redgarth Bar

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