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“Food to die for!”
Review of Josephine's

Josephine's
Ranked #336 of 713 Restaurants in Aberdeen
Price range: $10 - $34
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Delicious tapas in a friendly laid back atmosphere. BYOB restaurant. £3 corkage per head. No spirits allowed.
Reviewed January 19, 2013

I don't understand all the bad reviews!!?? We have been there 3 times and have never had a problem. The food is fantastic, the service was great and the atmosphere was sociable. The owner was a great laugh also, if you can banter with your customers your then you're doing something right.

The BYOB is not a scam, £3 for corkage is nothing for taking as much drink as you want and if you take soft drink you pay nothing for it.

The chalk board is works well as he goes through it in detail, even tells how it's cooked.

The place is always busy, so it can't be that bad can it?

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Thank Heaven-Lea
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Reviewed January 9, 2013

Visited here at the weekend for a friends birthday, excellent central location and great atmosphere! Bring your own drink and pay corkage of £3 which means the meal is quite cheap. Tapas was lovely, as were the pizzas. Will definitely visit here again and recommend to friends!

Thank KatieT89_8
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Reviewed January 1, 2013

Cannot understand previous bad reviews we are regular customers that always enjoy the food
Interior is basic and could do with a revamp but it is the food we keep going back for

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Thank gramski
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Reviewed December 11, 2012

Having book a large table for a Christmas party we arrived and were greeted by a scruffy looking chef. Our food was nice and the price was reasonable but throughout the night we were continued to be served by a a very confused kitchen porter and a the scruffy chef who was very abrupt. Maybe if they invested in another member of staff and did some cleaning up (behind the bar looked like someones wardrobe) then the atmosphere would be more relaxed.

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2  Thank buz21
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Reviewed November 20, 2012 via mobile

Firstly I think that the review which starts by saying this is not fast food is written by an insider! That review is inaccurate.

The tapas we had were very tasty and authentic. The price was reasonable too and the waitress was happy to advise us on how much would be enough to share and happy to bring more if needed.

However, I found the way the man reads the menu out very full of himself and he was shouting over everyone! I would rather just read my own menu!

BYOB is great but since they chuck you out bang on 11 (even though it says open til late) I wouldn't bring too much!

You need to book as always busy and it is worth a try but it has downfalls which need addressing! We had to wait for our table even though we had booked and there was no where to wait as it is very cramped.

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1  Thank PharmerAli
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