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Sand Dollar Cafe

2 Beach Esplande, Aberdeen AB24 5NS, Scotland
0122 4 572288
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Ranked #29 of 504 Restaurants in Aberdeen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Sand Dollar Cafe and Bistro is a seafront restaurant serving breakfasts, lunches and dinners (Thur, Fri and Sat from 6pm to late).....offering daily specials in a friendly atmosphere, we have outside seating and always welcome children.
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English first
Hampshire UK
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Thanks to the good Trip Advisor reviews, we had Monday lunch here. Fortunately we were early as it soon filled to bursting. The staff were very friendly and efficient. The Mocha was excellent as were the cheesy chips! The prices were competitive, and despite the wind and rain there was a lovely walk along the sea-front. I would seek out... More

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

After a walk along the beach on a Sunday morning we decided to have a bite to eat. We have been to the sand dollar before and loved it.So tried there breakfast. We were greeted as soon as we stepped in. The staff are very welcoming, friendly and happy to help. Even though it was only 10 am the cafe... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We have eaten here on many occasions and like the informal ambience staff are delightful food excellent

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

after morning walk on Aberdeen beach we found this little restaurant just on beach front. Hungry after all night work we choose Sand Dollar Breakfast including 3 big homemade pancakes with crispy beacon and malple sirup. For us this combination was for the first time but went down well. After we ordered poached eggs and drunk latte. Very good and... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This place never disappoints you. Yes, you may have to wait if it is busy but that tells you it is worth the wait. A personal service from every staff member reflects the warm welcome of the owner every time she sees her customers for the first time or returning again and again. A cosy clean friendly place with tables... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Wonderful fresh food served by informed staff. Always canapés to start with, then a special menu or a la carte to choose from, a special place to dine.

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Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Nice place nice location' very popular' good food' some very nice meals on specials board' would visit again.

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Aberdeen, Scotland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Lovely lunch at Sand Dollar - good service and lovely food. Seafood excellent. Aberdeen is a very expensive city and this restaurant offers good quality and value.

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Scotland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Non-pretentious good home-style cooking with friendly staff. Very popular it seems from last couple of visits. Think it may well be best eatery at the beach.

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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We chose to go to The Sand Dollar for breakfast on Sat. 1/11/2014, planning to have a walk along the beach afterwards. There were four of us. We were finally served our food around an hour and a half later, following two requests for service! Our second request for service was the result of the first request being forgotten about,... More

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Additional Information about Sand Dollar Cafe

Address: 2 Beach Esplande, Aberdeen AB24 5NS, Scotland
Phone Number: 0122 4 572288
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100

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