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Catterline's famous pub & seafood restaurant

Stunning views and superb menus
Local * Fresh fish caught in the bay * Small & independent * Ideal for walkers in the area
Situated in the historic fishing village of Catterline, perched on cliffs overlooking the bay and harbour, The Creel Inn pub and seafood restaurant is situated along some of North East Scotland's most beautiful coastline. Offering excellent quality traditional and modern food menus, and an incredible range of whiskies, beers, and wines, the inn is a friendly, relaxed getaway much-loved by our locals and visitors.

                                                      Christmas menu                       £24.95 per person
Spiced lentil and parsnip soup.
Confit duck and apricot terrine served with onion chutney and oatcakes.
Mussels steamed in a cider and pancetta cream sauce.
Wild mushroom and goats cheese tart served with balsamic dressed leaves
Traditional roast turkey with roast potatoes, chipolatas, skirlie, roast vegetables, sausage meat and gravy.
Braised haunch of venison served with rosemary creamed potatoes and a root vegetable jus.
Baked fillet of rock turbot served on a bed of linguini bound in a prawn, chorizo and tomato sauce.
Baked fillet of hake served with parmentier potatoes, ratatouille and red pepper puree.
Grilled polenta, halloumi and roast vegetable stack served with red pepper puree accompanied by side salad.

Christmas pudding served with brandy anglaise.
Crème brulee served with winter berry compote and mulled gin jelly.
Toffee apple sponge served with berries and vanilla ice-cream.
Selection of Cheeses served with oatcakes and chutney.

Food served at our seafood restaurant in Catterline

Quality menus

Renowned in Catterline and beyond, the specialities served in our seafood restaurant and lounge are prepared to the highest standards using the freshest local produce - our lobster and crab are caught in Catterline Bay. This is complemented by our friendly team and welcoming ambience, creating the unforgettable dining experience so many of our visitors savour time and time again.
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Beautiful scenery near our seafood restaurant in Catterline

Great location

Due to it's location, The Creel Inn is steeped in history and rich in scenery. Situated in a small fishing village, the inn is located in a row of fishermen's cottages perched on a cliff edge overlooking Catterline bay and harbour. While secluded and peaceful, the village is also near the main coastal road, and still only 25 minutes drive from Aberdeen centre.
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Interior of our seafood restaurant in Catterline

Relaxed & friendly

With open fires and beamed ceilings, our pub and seafood restaurant offers you a relaxing and cosy atmosphere enjoyed by many in Catterline. Slightly more informal than the restaurant but offering the same menu, the cosy lounge has open fires and beamed ceilings. To these surroundings we add our friendly staff and a warm Scottish welcome.
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Call for a booking on 01569 750254 or book now

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