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The Stack Restaurant and Bar

14 Dunnyfell Road | Muchalls, Stonehaven AB39 3RP, Scotland
+44 1569 730393
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • 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 5 days ago via mobile

We visited on Sat 11th we were shown to table the waiter threw down menus never spoke and left before we were seated. Food was great although we waited 45min for starter which was cold. Food was lovely service was very poor. Waiters need more...More

Thank elaine_elle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Never been here before, but decided to give it a try in a party of four on a Saturday evening. It's not big, but is nicely decorated in a king of retro 70s style. The main event - the food - was excellent! I had...More

Thank Mouse8459
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant itself is located in a housing estate in a small village. The menu is varied and the quality is good. The restaurant is cold and there is no atmosphere. One member of staff was on the restaurant floor serving all the tables, so...More

Thank EKC980
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took tour guests for lunch and the food was amazing, the taste, the visuals. Salmon, crab pastry, soup, steak, mussels and scallops not to mention the to die for vegetables.

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Reviewed October 5, 2017

The food here is excellent, couldn't fault it at all. restaurant a bit out of the way but well worth the visit. Will certainly go again

Thank dcluthrie
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Saturday Evening last weekend, dinner for 5 - Must be my fourth or fifth time eating here. Lovely atmosphere, friendly staff, good size portions and really nice food, cooked to perfection. Everyone who ate, loved their dish. All talking about it afterwards also. Will definately...More

Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

A nice Scottish experience!the food was good and the portions very abundant , I ate salmon and vegetables. smart location and kind waiters.

Thank Rsabry
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Had lunch at the stack today,it was recommended on trip advisor.We both had fish and chips the fish was lovely but the batter was very soggy and unpleasant,the chips weren't much better the crushed peas however were excellent! Waitress very good and attentive.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

We have Come to the stack on numerous occasions and every time the food just gets better and better, great atmosphere lovely staff really helpful and a wide variety of drinks also. Very homely and welcoming Restaurant. Would highly recommend to everyone, the food is...More

Thank Chantelle F
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

Always my first choice for dining in the Stonehaven area. Just a short drive from Aberdeen and Stonehaven, hidden away in the little village of Muchalls. I have been 4 times now, each as good as the other. The food is beautiful, no matter what...More

Thank Craig M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$18 - $53
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, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
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
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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.
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