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Upcoming events

Its Haggis season... they are hiding in the Woodies...can you find them?

Formartine's 4th annual Haggis Hunt,  Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th of January.


In celebration of Rabbie Burns we have some great thing going on this month.

Haggis hunting in the woodies, dont forget to bring your Tammy, Wheesht and Meuran.

Award winning haggis, local neeps and tatties, Scottish cheese boards and local whisky is available in the shop.

Haggis for breakfast, brunch and lunch available in the restaurant.

We are open on the 31st until 4pm

Closed on the 1st, 2nd & 3rd.

Open as usual on the 4th -  09:30

Happy New Year if we dont see you today 


We are open on the 24th until around 4pm or when the last Turkey leaves the building..   

Closed on the 25th,  26th and 27th.

Open as usual on the 28th -  09:30

Hope you have a lovely Chirstmas 

Every Sunday from 12 noon

Come and enjoy our cracking good sunday roast from noon on Sunday's ..  Normal breakfast and brunch routine  open from 09:30 to 17:30.

Local Beef and Pork,  cooked to perfection  with  roasted rooster tatties,  root veg,  yorkshire puds.    Lots of specials,  soups and freshly baked cakes..

Some great tasters in our store....

No need to book ..


Come to Formartines this December!

Bring your friends, colleagues or the whole office to Formartines for our Christmas Lunch.

Sample our delicious Christmas menu filled with locally sourced award winning food.

Our normal menu and service will continue, with bookings only for Christmas Lunch Monday to Friday during December.

Menu above booking only Monday to Friday during December..

Book now on 01651 851123 or

We are ideally located to combine a visit to Formartine's with local North East visitor attractions including Haddo House, Pitmedden Gardens, Tolquhoun Castle or Fyvie Castle.

Just follow the Castle Trail signs on the B999.

We've got new gifts and kitchenware in the shop and plenty of delicious delicacies that can be enjoyed rain or shine...! Come on out and see if you can spot the growing population of red squirrels and wood peckers...

TURKEY’S@FORMARTINES we are taking orders for Christmas turkeys and just about everything else you need for a gourmet feast.  Full range of butchery,  veg,  cheese,  ham,  sauces & condiments,  puddings,  pies, wine,  beer & spirit..

HAMPERS@FORMARTINES We have a fantastic range of hampers to make the perfect gift for anyone.We have Aberdeenshire hampers,  gourmet hampers,  gluten-free hampers to name but a few & our bespoke hamper service is very popular..  Nationwide delivery.....

GIFTS & DECORATIONS@FORMARTINES We have just stocked with a great new selection of festive decorations,  gifts,  stocking fillers,  and foodie gifts for most budgets.   Easy Christmas shopping out of the city.

CHRISTMAS WRAPPED UP@FORMARTINES Formartine’s can help you get Christmas all wrapped up with Fantastic food and coffee served all day in our eatery. Woodland walks & wildlife for all the family to enjoy..


Our fine food hall is stocked with local artisanal products, including produce from our own estate & smokehouse. The range of hand-selected delicacies includes everything for a gourmet feast,  we also have a great range of gifts and art.

Open 09:30 to 17:30,  7 days.

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Our eatery boasts the best of local and seasonal produce with the perfect atmosphere for a relaxing breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea.  Excellent coffee and own bake cakes all day.

Open 9:30 to 17:30, 7 Days.

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Explore the great outdoors of rural Aberdeenshire with our stunning woodland walks around Haddo Trout Lake. Discover the beautiful natural scenery while enjoying a leisurely stroll on our paths, and even bring your dog to join in the fun.

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With plenty of activities to inspire young explorers of all ages, our secure children’s play area will provide hours of entertainment and lots of peace and quiet for parents and grandparents.

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