Located on the northern harbour wall in Stonehaven and enjoying stunning
views across the picturesque harbour, sits one of Scotland’s best seafood
restaurants. The Tolbooth is one of the most historic buildings in the town
and sucessfully blends the rustic charm of whitewashed stonewalls with
unpretentious décor and a colour scheme planned to give a distinct
Locally sourced fish and seafood is one reason why The Tolbooth is so
popular with its clientele. Some of the fish is still landed outside its door.
You will find the ‘day’s catch’ marked up on the blackboard and whilst
famous amongst lovers of seafood, The Tolbooth doesn’t forget guests
who prefer meat and vegetarian dishes. The Chefs expertly prepare a
wide range of dishes using the best local ingredients.
The informal, friendly atmosphere and food cooked with flair and integrity has earnied The Tolbooth the accolade of being the Automobile Associations, ‘seafood Restaurant of the year for Scotland 2006’.
Whilst there are no high chairs or children’s menu, chef will be delighted to make dishes for children and ½ portions are also available. Whatever your preference, a visit to The Tolbooth will be an enjoyable experience.
Please note that access to The Tolbooth is via a steep flight of stairs and due to its historic status, regrettably wheelchair access is not available.