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Carmelite Bar & Grill

Stirling Street | Merchant Quarter, Aberdeen AB11 6JU, Scotland
+44 1224 589101
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible15%
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6:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Steakhouse, European, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Stirling Street | Merchant Quarter, Aberdeen AB11 6JU, Scotland
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Very disappointing service, did not feel like valued customer’s at all and the manager when we were paying the bill definitely needs training in customer service 👎🏼 we won’t be back

Thank Evelyn R
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We have recently stayed at the Carmelite hotel in Aberdeen for the night. The hotel rooms are incredibly basic, and a bit run down, could do with some freshening up. The bar service was great though, we went down for a glass of wine before...More

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely afternoon tea and I particularly liked that my pals daughter was offered a soft drink instead of tea. The booths are great and very comfortable. There was a fantastic pianist who played a great range of music. At times however he...More

Thank JudieSpoons
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Stumbled upon this place on a cold Sunday afternoon. Quirky decor and it was full of ladies having afternoon tea! Very lively. We had a roast beef dinner, very good, and some of the best fish and chips I have had in years. All for...More

Thank PoppyLeics
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

After looking forward to having a nice family day our for a classic afternoon tea we were greatly disappointed. When we arrived we were shown to our table to then wait another 30 minutes for anybody to come and see us. When they finally did...More

2  Thank Kelly O
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Ok so me, my brother and our girlfriends went to redeem our steak vouchers from Groupon we got as a Christmas present. We arrived 7:30pm to the restaurant which was relatively busy and looked great. Theres a striking baby grand piano by the door and...More

1  Thank MForbez
Reviewed 2 February 2018

As part of my works Christmas lunch I had a meal at the carmelite. The bar and grill is well decorated and has plenty of space, however I think on the day I was there they may have overbooked too many corporate Christmas lunches, the...More

Thank Simon D
Reviewed 31 January 2018

I really enjoyed the eggs benedict for a late lunch, good service, my table could have done with a wipe to remove a few crumbs but no big deal, just crummy (hahaha).More

Thank Don S
GAaberdeen, Owner at Carmelite Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2018

Many thanks for your positive comments, which I agree the Eggs are one of my favourites. Noted your comment about the crumbs, which I will discuss with the team. Check out this week's Aberdeen Restaurant Week - 8-15th Feb 2 course Lunch £10, 3 course...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Just to say thanks to all the staff that made a great night when we attended the masquerade ball at Hogmanay. The meal was lovely and the dancing was fab 😊 A really great DJ who knows how to create a great atmosphere... A very...More

Thank littlewhitepaws
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We visited to have the early bird menu on New Years Eve the menu choices were ok the food was fine but it got very busy and then the service was slow. The woman on the bar was miserable but our waiter was attentive and...More

Thank soreilly247
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stirling Street | Merchant Quarter, Aberdeen AB11 6JU, Scotland
  • Public Transportation: Well served by both bus and rail links.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 589101
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  • This restaurant is at Carmelite
Carmelite Bar & Grill in Aberdeen's Merchant Quarter is a fabulous venue adjacent to the transport hub, and surrounded by FIVE of the City Centre under-cover retail centres. Known for our Intoxicating Afternoon Teas, with cocktails served from Vintage Coffee Pots into china cups, Saturdays also offer Mad Hatter Tea parties the private setting of the Library, and Rock & Roll parties in a 4 Poster Bed located in our lounge and our Waltzer with your own spinning booth. An extensive range of menus, from Breakfast & Brunch, "Wake Up till Noon" menu, a full A'la Cart style "All Day Menu' from noon till 10pm, complemented with a superb Cocktail, Champagne, Wines & Bar menu complete with "Lounge Food Nibbles" to choose from as well as afternoon teas. The antique revolving door leads into a hip lounge and informal bar & grill with floor-to-ceiling windows and sleek open plan design – a perfect backdrop for the warm service and uncomplicated cuisine.
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