Online Dating in Aberdeen

6 Dating ideas in Aberdeen


Aberdeen is a beautiful city full of history, quirky little pubs, museums and plenty of places to eat. You won’t be stuck for first date ideas here but to give you a bit of inspiration, we’ve made a list of a few great places to take that lucky someone.

1. Balmoral Castle

Balmoral Castle_AberdeenIt’s a bit more exciting than a restaurant and a truly spectacular place to really get to know someone you met online. Queen Victoria described Balmoral as: ‘my dear paradise in the Highlands’. Paradise sounds like the perfect place for a first date! Do bear in mind that you can’t visit during August, September and October as that’s when the royal family are in residence. At all other times, though, there are tours, a gift shop and plenty of activities. If things go well, this could be a great spot to revisit on subsequent dates as there’s accommodation too.

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2. Stratosphere Science Centre

Science_AberdeenThis museum will bring out the inner child in everyone, with playful hands on workshops, daily shows and 50 exhibits it will be a truly unforgettable experience, and you’ll learn a couple of things along the way too! What could be better? With an impressive gift shop and an onsight Starbucks, why not continue your date with a cup of coffee and compare your new scientific knowledge?

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3. Cruickshank Botanic Garden

Cruickshank Botanic Garden_AberdeenSituated in the beautiful University of Aberdeen, this garden is a great place for a casual stroll. It’s free to get in and throughout the year you’ll see all sorts of beautiful flowers and trees. The peaceful, relaxed feeling of the garden makes it great for putting a couple at ease on a first date and a budding romance is sure to blossom.

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4. Road Trip to Dunnottar Castle

Dunnottar Castle_AberdeenIf you fancy a bit of a road trip, why not pick up your date and drive to the spectacular Dunnottar Castle. It’s only 15 miles outside of Aberdeen but the car journey gives you a good chance to chat and get to know one another before exploring the ruined castle. The castle has been home to a number of famous names over the years including William Wallace, Mary Queen of Scots and the Marquis of Montrose. It was also the location for the 1990 film version of Hamlet.

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5. Moon Fish Cafe

Cutlery_AberdeenThe Moon Fish Cafe was established in 2004 and is well known and loved, not to mention the perfect setting for a date. Located in the charming Merchant quarters of Aberdeen, the locally sourced and seasonal menu will certainly impress your date, with a master chef finalist in the kitchen you’ll find beautifully artistic presentation. The restaurant has an extensive gin list so you’ll be well on your way to a wining and dining winner!

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6. The Lemon Tree

The Lemon Tree_AberdeenThis venue shows music, dance, spoken word and theatre from new, upcoming and experimental talent. With two bars within serving local brewery Brewdog beers and an events list that’s sure to attract you, The Lemon Tree stages tomorrows legends today and you will have an unforgettable experience with your date.

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Want to meet singles in Aberdeen?

If you still need a partner, we can help! There’s a number of good online websites for Aberdeen Dating – just sign-up for free on WeLoveDates and then you can start meeting local singles and get planning for your first date! Triple your chances and give Aberdeen Dating Site a try for free today. Meet 40+ singles in Aberdeen today. If you’re tired of the drama, stress and boredom that comes along with serious relationships and you want to enjoy the Aberdeen Sex scene, then there are plenty of people out there for you.