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The Stack Restaurant and Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, , British
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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“burger” (24 reviews)
“calamari” (11 reviews)
“lamb and beef” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Gastropub, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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14 Dunnyfell Road | Muchalls, Stonehaven AB39 3RP, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have visited a few times now with my wife and both families and on every occasion the food has been really brilliant. A reasonably small but delicious menu that changes frequently and they offer daily specials. Reasonably priced too. Will visit again.

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here 3 times now. The food has been mostly very good although my friends weren't very happy with their chips. The stack burgers were apparently very good though. I had the haddock which had a lovely crisp batter. The male waiter who...More

Thank Mariannew56
Andrew S, Owner at The Stack Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Marianne, Many thanks for choosing to visit our restaurant ,not only this time but on previous occasions and sorry to hear that we did not deliver on the high quality of service and food that we aim to provide, but rest assured that we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend recommended the food here, so we decided to meet for Sunday lunch (19/11) and I was very impressed. Lovely choice from a great, well thought out Menu which has something for everyone and it was very difficult to choose. Decided on the feather...More

Thank Mumsie1963
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited the stack on a few occasions and we have also had a wonderful meal. Excellent food and very reasonable prices, and an extensive menu for an establishment of this size. A few extra touches needed to earn a five star rating but...More

Thank Gav B
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 11 November 2017

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 6 November 2017

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 27 October 2017 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.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 October 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 3 October 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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 19 - US$ 54
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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
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.
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