Enjoy our amazing 2 and 3 course Festive Set Menu, our 3 course Christmas Day Menu with a complimentary glass of fizz to welcome you only on Christmas Day. Or join us on Boxing Day for a 3 course set menu. Whether you're planning a jolly get-together with friends, a festive family feast, or an office party, we've got you covered.
For Christmas Day a deposit will be required in person at the restaurant at time of booking. See our full terms & conditions.
We encourage you to phone your local site to book your play session in advance, however we do welcome walk-ins in our quieter times.
Whether you’re planning big group bookings in Aberdeen or midweek meals with the kids, come and join us at the Mains of Balquharn Brewers Fayre for delicious dishes and service with a smile. Thanks to our laid-back atmosphere and friendly team members, our cosy bar and restaurant in Portlethen is ideal when you’re looking for great places to eat in Aberdeenshire.
You’ll love the location of our Mains of Balquharn Brewers Fayre when you’re searching for family restaurants in Aberdeenshire. Originally a local farmhouse, we’ve been serving up mouth-watering meals in our Portlethen Brewers Fayre for over 20 years now! Come and visit us near the popular town of Stonehaven and all the top attractions in Aberdeen.
Why we love Aberdeenshire
When it comes to picturesque places to visit in Scotland, don’t miss out on exploring Aberdeenshire. Whether you’re visiting the historic Dunnottar Castle, relaxing with a stroll around Newtonhill Beach or enjoying one of the many hiking trails near Portlethen, our Mains of Balquharn Brewers Fayre is close to some of the best things to do in Aberdeen.
Wondering what to eat when you’re dining out in Aberdeenshire? Our Kitchen Manager Dariusz recommends our mouth-watering Mixed Grill, or our tasty Big Stack Burger – two of our most popular Brewers Fayre meals! If you fancy a sweet treat for afters, don’t miss out on delicious desserts like our Apple & Blackberry Crumble or our Triple Chocolate Brownie.
Looking for tasty Sunday roasts in Aberdeenshire? We’ll be serving up the best roast in town at the Mains Of Balquharn Brewers Fayre from 12pm every Sunday, so you can tuck into mouth-watering cuts of turkey, gammon and beef with plenty of roast potatoes, Yorkshire puddings and more on the side. Plus, kids can enjoy their own tasty Sunday lunches in Aberdeen too!
Get your morning off to a great start with us at the Mains Of Balquharn. Our Portlethen Brewers Fayre serves up delicious, all-you-can-eat breakfasts in Aberdeenshire every morning, so you and the family can tuck into Premium Sausages, Back Bacon Rashers, eggs cooked your way, and more. Plus, ordering our Premier Inn Breakfast means you can help yourself to our tasty continental selection, too, including fresh croissants and muffins, fruit and cereals, and American-style pancakes. What’s not to love?
If you’re looking for family friendly restaurants in Aberdeenshire, then you’ll love dining with us at the Mains Of Balquharn. Our Brewers Fayre kids’ menu lets little ones build their own three course meals for just £4.99, so they can tuck into tasty starters, enjoy delicious and nutritious mains like Oven Baked Poppin’ Chicken or Ten Veg Tomato Pasta and finish it all off with a delicious dessert! Plus, up to two under-16s eat breakfast for free when one adult orders a full Premier Inn Breakfast or Meal Deal!
Thanks to our exciting soft play area, our Mains Of Balquharn Brewers Fayre is perfect if you’re looking for things to do with the kids in Aberdeenshire at mealtimes. Kids up to 145cm tall can enjoy our indoor play area all week from 12pm-2pm and 2:45pm-7pm! We have an outdoor play area, too, ideal if you’re visiting Portlethen in the summer.
From mid-week meals to special occasions, we welcome all kinds of group bookings at our Mains Of Balquharn Brewers Fayre. You can book tables for up to 16 people online through our website, or call us on 01224 783 856 to find out more about our Brewers Fayre group bookings in Aberdeenshire. If you’re planning events in Aberdeen for more than 16 people, you can either give us a call to book or select ‘other’ for the number of guests on our Brewers Fayre booking page and submit an enquiry with us.
If you’re planning summer holidays in Aberdeen, we’re an ideal spot to visit if you’re looking for restaurants with outdoor dining in Aberdeenshire. Come and join us for family meals in Portlethen or drinks outdoors next time you’re nearby!