Aberdeen’s Soul Bar has been acclaimed as one of Scotland’s most responsible licensed premises in the Best Bar None National Awards.
The awards, which take place every year, celebrate the nation’s bars, nightclubs and licensed premises who go the extra mile to promote responsible drinking and customer safety.
Robert Hogg, Best Bar None’s national coordinator, said: “The extremely high calibre of entries proves that Scotland’s licensed trade is playing a leading role in promoting safe, responsible drinking and customer safety.
“The judges had a tough time narrowing it down to these finalists.”
There are 10 categories in the awards with Soul Bar getting nominated for in the best independent bar category.
Brett Crabtree, head of business development at Drinkaware, said: “The finalists have all shown great commitment to making their venues safe and welcoming places that encourage responsible drinking.”
Finalists will attend the ceremony on March 28 in Doubletree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro.