We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Ashvale

42-48 Great Western Road, Aberdeen AB10 6UZ, Scotland
+44 1224 596981
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
11:45 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish
€€ - €€€
42-48 Great Western Road, Aberdeen AB10 6UZ, Scotland
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (536)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 515 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Disappointingly average and expensive fish and chips take away. Have been visiting Aberdeen for 20+ years and usually have at least one fishy supper here but got to the stage where we're going to look for another Fish and Chips shop.

1  Thank Hobolus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm originally from Aberdeen & had the best fish & chips as I was growing up. I'm now based near Edinburgh where the local fish & chip shops are just dire. After 20odd years I visited Aberdeen for the weekend & decided to give this...More

1  Thank SarahRobertson2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first visit to Aberdeen in two years and this chain is as always consistantly good lovely white fish crispy batter nice chips a good pot of tea and friendly waiter

1  Thank 70ish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a takeaway order for 3 jumbo suppers. In Scotland I always expect good chips which these were not. They were very pale and barely cooked and not one chip had the faintest golden hint and or crispiness. As for the fish 2 were...More

1  Thank SJR126
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is full at every time of the day. The plates are exaggerated and we have not been able to eat neither 1/2 of the portion. The typical scottish restaurant and it's an attraction for tourists. ( don't do the ashvale challange, it's too...More

1  Thank sys b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite simply the best fish and chips in the city! Add to that the fact that they do real gluten-free food (not only the ingredients but also separate cooking and staff that were knowledgeable on the subject too - a rarity) and you have a...More

1  Thank irene p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I should have sent my plate back,only due to the fact I was starving,and I don't like complaining,stopped me.However..I ordered "the whale".. A 16 oz haddock...how come I ended up with 3 pieces of fish,one piece was nearly cold ,and the wastage from the end...More

Thank mrcreosote2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had been looking forward to visiting here for a while and I was disappointed. When I pay nearly £12 for a fish supper I at least expect my chips to be cooked properly, several on my plate were not. The fish was lovely but...More

Thank atherwitzend
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In Aberdeen for weekend and decided to try this restaurant glad we did shown to a table by very friendly waitress drinks order taken then when she returned food ordered hubby had the small haddock chips peas which was huge and tasty I had home...More

Thank Jinty478
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for the first time in a number of years recently when visiting family in Aberdeen. The restaurant still offers a high level of service and a good value menu. It remains a popular restaurant for locals.

Thank DWatson79
Nearby Restaurants
Montmartre Restaurant
434 reviews
.34 km away
Maggie's Grill
562 reviews
.26 km away
55 reviews
.14 km away
52 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby Attractions
Haughton Country Park
7 reviews
.31 km away
St. Nicholas Churchyard
8 reviews
.65 km away
Cathedral of St. Mary of the Assumption
9 reviews
.80 km away
Queen Victoria Statue
6 reviews
.76 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
24 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Garvla132 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can buy a pint in here
13 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from MickRoll | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, only at the one that I visited was Gluten Free advertised.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:45 - 22:00
11:45 - 22:00
11:45 - 22:00
11:45 - 22:00
11:45 - 22:00
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42-48 Great Western Road, Aberdeen AB10 6UZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 596981
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing