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The Stack Restaurant and Bar

14 Dunnyfell Road | Muchalls, Stonehaven AB39 3RP, Scotland
+44 1569 730393
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Gastropub, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Dunnyfell Road | Muchalls, Stonehaven AB39 3RP, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a while to decide where to go for our second anniversary meal and one of my friends suggested here as they had been before. We were quickly seated and the staff were very friendly but a bit slow. It was rather busy though....More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was our first visit here and we arrived over half an hour early as we had allowed extra travelling time, due to the road works on the A90. It's tucked away, but not difficult to find. There was a member of staff in the...More

Thank Claire G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked here using an ITISON voucher, never been to Muchalls before and the restaurant could be missed as it's back from the main road but we found it no problem. We weren't acknowledged on arrival by the 2 staff members behind the bar as...More

Thank Chellmie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Heard about the restaurant through the Gourmet Society so thought we'd check it out. The menu looked good and the vegetarian options interesting. We visited on a Saturday lunchtime. The place was a bit quiet and lacking in atmosphere. The lady who served us appeared...More

Thank freerthanyou
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Went for a meal last Saturday with friends, could not fault the food or the service, first class all round.

Thank DPT17
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Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Visited today for a late Mother's day lunch. I had the bisque followed by the burger. The triple cooked chips are amazing and the burger was perfectly cooked and packed with flavour. Definitely worth a visit and a return is certain.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed April 2, 2017

I ordered the fish and chips and all I received was a plate of grease, it took until I was leaving for the chef who had passed and ignored me once the plate was returned until we were leaving to apologise, he then said sorry...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

A lovely meal served lots of choice, good quality produce and excellent service, will definitely return, lovely walk round the small village, well worth a visit.

Thank Ann C
Reviewed March 25, 2017

We booked for an early evening meal and arrived when the restaurant was still quiet. First impressions were positive. Nice intimate place, with a selection of local real ales and a nice ambiance. Menu choice was fine, with 2 separate soups of the day, and...More

Thank Fill Blazer
Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch this afternoon after booking online via the website. Our waiter was was very welcoming and showed us to our table and returned after a couple of minutes with our drinks order. The menu is impressive to say the least and not...More

Thank 632Andyb632
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $52
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 7:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Dunnyfell Road | Muchalls, Stonehaven AB39 3RP, Scotland (Formerly The Muchalls Bistro)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Stonehaven
  • Phone Number: +44 1569 730393
  • E-mail
The Stack Restaurant and Bar,where you'll find locally sourced, seasonal food which has been attentively prepared and served in a relaxed and welcoming environment, alongside a well -stocked Bar. Situated in the coastal village of Muchalls, just off the A90, and 10 minutes from Aberdeen, the restaurant derives its name from the sea stacks located on the beautiful surrounding coastline.