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Mercure Ardoe House Hotel & Spa | South Deeside Road, Aberdeen AB12 5YP, Scotland
+44 1224860600
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lovely food.

mocha sweet , when they are on the menu are to die for. Mmmmmmmm lovely.All the food is good and they have a good selection of wines and spirits to drink at bar.What more can I say.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 19, 2015
James M
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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English first
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 NEW

mocha sweet , when they are on the menu are to die for. Mmmmmmmm lovely.All the food is good and they have a good selection of wines and spirits to drink at bar.What more can I say.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

I think the food here is excellent. Ive been to stay at this hotel 2 times now and both times i thought the food was exquisite and was beautifully plated up. I must admit some things are a bit pricey, but i guess that comes with quality. The breakfast was really nice as well. Service was sometimes a bit slow,... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Menu to please everyone. Attentive staff. Breakfast is just as good with an excellent buffet. Individual coffee pots were a welcome surprise as was the toast offered on arrival. In most hotels you usually stand waiting for your toast to cook while your food goes cold.

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Augusta, Kansas
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55 reviews 55 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Several of our group wanted coffee with our meal but were told it would come later. So thought surely with dessert but no it was served after we had all finished.

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Aberdeen
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We have been visiting the hotel for lunch for over 30 years and have always found the food to be a 'challenge'. The problem is the hotel and staff keep changing and there is no consistency with the food. The only way to describe lunch on Monday 30th is £72's worth of 'rubbish'!! The service and ambience was faultless, as... More 

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Glasgow
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

We went for lunch after fishing on the dee in the morning. Aberdeen is not cheap but this place is ridiculous. £8 for a roast beef and pickle sandwich and £7 for tomato soup. I could forgive it if the food was good but the tomato soup tasted like it was out of a tin. The sandwich had no pickles.... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

My partner and I went for dinner here. Staff in restaurant look scruffy. Came to the table too many times asking if everything was ok. Food was nothing special and took a while to come out. Don't think I would eat there again as when I got home I had a very sore stomach and wasn't too well the next... More 

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Aberdeen
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

Starter was "Velouté of roast parsnips, maple syrup" soup in a word, overly sweet for my taste although others around the table did like it and the bread rolls were nice. The main course "Traditional roast breast of turkey, glazed root vegetables, roast potatoes, sloe gin jus" was for me inedible as the sloe gin jus was completely overpowering and... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Ate here as part of a stay and dine package. Broad range of options across all courses and we were given complimentary freshly baked set of hot breads presented impressively on a slate with rock salt and oils! Then we were given a complimentary and delicious warm fennel veloute with pernod foam in a little glass cup. We also received... More 

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Scotland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

My sister and I dined at Blairs restaurant recently. The food and the service could not be faulted. There was a slight issue with smoke from the open fire but once that calmed down it was very pleasant. Whilst my experience of the hotel (from recent visits) has not been great the dining experience was lovely and the staff were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Mercure Ardoe House Hotel & Spa | South Deeside Road, Aberdeen AB12 5YP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224860600

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Scottish

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