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Blue Lamp

121 Gallowgate
AB25 1BU

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Opening Times

Monday4.00 pm - Midnight
Tuesday4.00 pm - Midnight
Wednesday4.00 pm - Midnight
Thursday4.00 pm - Midnight
Friday4.00 pm - 1.00 am
Saturday4.00 pm - 1.00 am
Sunday2.00 pm - 5.00 pm



About the Pub

Time has virtually stood still in the public bar here, where not a lot has changed since the 60s! This bar is usually staffed by owner, Sandy Brown, on his own.

The small upstairs lounge is dimly lit and is available for private functions and occasional music performances.

Next door, the cavernous, converted warehouse is a popular music venue and hosts the Aberdeen Jazz Festival each March and several other jazz Thursdays in the Autumn. The local folk club meet here on a Wednesday night and there are usually bands (rock, blues, folk-rock) playing on Friday & Saturday nights at which there may be a charge for admission.

One beer (same one) is available in both public bar and large lounge and handpumps are not in current use.

Opening times may vary with earlier opening from Friday to Sunday and the big lounge is open till 2am Friday and Saturday nights.

Regular Beers

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Cromarty Happy Chappy

Changing Beers

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Cromarty --varies--
  • Orkney --varies--

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Blue Lamp

121 Gallowgate
AB25 1BU

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57.151184, -2.099014


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