Gold Independent Bar Award 2017


Providing Aberdeen's West End with great nights out for over 20 years.

Whether you are looking for a post-work pick-me-up, a venue to kick start your weekend or somewhere to host a party, we’ve got you covered.

Discover Our Bar...

We aim to provide a friendly, relaxed environment in which to enjoy your favourite drinks, from an ice-cold pint to a classic cocktail or anything

in-between. We are always happy to accommodate groups, so whether you’re looking to have a small get-together or something a little more formal, you’ll be welcomed with open arms by our team who strive to tailor events to the needs of each individual group.




We reckon a great night out shouldn’t require your entire pay packet, so we’ve got you covered with some pocket friendly prices, 7-days a week!








7 days a week


7 days a week

175ml Wine

7 days a week

Vodka & Mixer

7 days a week

Gin & Tonic

7 days a week

Selected Cocktails

Mon - Thu



We have a simple drinks policy: If it’s good, we pour it, From an ice-cold pint to a classic cocktail or anything in-between.

If you’re struggling to decide, ask for a recommendation, we’re happy to suggest a few house favourites!


Whether you’re having a small catch up with old friends or planning a party to end them all, we’ve hosted everything from Birthdays, Stag & Hen Nights and Engagement Do’s to Large Corporate events and everything in-between.

With an extensive selection of drinks from bottles of beer to premium cocktails, we have something for everyone, and our pocket friendly prices mean you don’t have to break the bank to make your night a memorable one.

If you’re feeling peckish we can offer a number of tasty treats courtesy of our  friends at Soul, and don’t forget to check for entertainment from our house DJs or live sets from our roster of talented local musicians.

 To book a table or area, just click below, and we’ll do the rest!

Please note all buffets must be paid (in full) no later than 7 days in advance of the booked date. Payment can be made over the phone to The College by card (01224 595550) or in person by cash or card during opening hours.

Heading upstairs to Babylon after your event? Book Guest List entry online here.



Try our selection of classic and signature cocktails here at The College, with selected cocktails on £4.50 Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays!


Opening Hours

9 Alford Place, Aberdeen, AB10 1YD • T: 01224 595550 •

For The Latest...

Tuesday – Thursday:  4pm to 12 midnight

Friday:   4pm to 1am

Saturday:  12 midday to 1am

Sunday & Monday:  Closed