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Rock Salt and Snails

40 St. Swithin Street, Aberdeen, Scotland
+44 1224 200012
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good18%
  • Average28%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible9%
14 Oct 2016
“A nice place to drink latte.”
20 Jul 2016
“Deli Cafe ”
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Delicatessen
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
40 St. Swithin Street, Aberdeen, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have used this place a few times. I enjoy the latte and the nice cakes they serve. If the weather is warm and sunny, being outside is even better.

Thank John M
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Slightly pretentious deli cafe in Aberdeens west end. Popular with middle class mums and trendy couples. Food is high quality and uses fresh produce but can lack in flavour. Venue is nice and bright and can get busy so recommend booking a table in advance...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Came back here to visit an old favourite from when we lived closer. Caf now called Coppa. Looked nice when entering. Cake selection not anything like before where the muffins especially were lovely. Cakes looked very industrial and I later spotted the Costco containers and...More

Thank meco62
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Recently changed hands, service very slow, baking now looks like it is bought in from mass producer...not recommended

Thank drmz3
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Lovely coffee here, not bitter or too strong but not watery either. Very nice taste. Just right. I really like this place. Staff very friendly. Better when it's quiet due to noise levels.

Thank Reja G
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

Went here as our usual haunt was packed out. Wished we hadn't bothered. The place was deserted, service was unenthusiastic and the quality of the overpriced cakes was disappointing. Shame - it was good a few years ago.

Thank AbClare
Reviewed 19 October 2015

This isn't really a restaurant, but rather a snacking place. It is quirky and the food is interesting (as in the name!). Nice for a little snack. Nice for a coffee with friends.

Thank lebarail
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Had lunch today in a totally uninspiring atmosphere, with a pathetic sandwich that took ages to arrive! Kids toasties were done in bags, in a toaster, they served floppy toast with sweaty cheese! Yuck! My sandwich a thick seeded roll with tuna and cucumber was...More

Thank Missscottish
Reviewed 14 September 2015

No longer Rocksalt this café has changed hands, is now called Coppa Coffee, and appears to be struggling. What used to be the best café in the area now lacks good food, atmosphere and more importantly clients. I went in at 0915 a couple of...More

3  Thank IrishEyesSmile
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Neil Massie really nailed this place as a West End Venue,Starting with his Delicatesaan, followed by his Brilliant Cafiteria and Barista Bar,Followed by His Hands on Instant Deli Lunches, BY ME!

Thank Gill S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 St. Swithin Street, Aberdeen, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 200012
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