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Maggie May's

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$$ - $$$
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25 Market Square | Stonehaven, Stonehaven AB39 2BE, Scotland
+44 1569 760333
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Fettercairn, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was in Stonehaven with family and was looking to take them for dinner, i can't remember what time it was but we walked passed Maggie May's and thought that looked like a fine place for dinner. We walked in (the door was open) and we were errr... intercepted by a lady who simply said "yes"!! I asked about a table... More 

2 Thank Bikerdolly2609
Dunblane, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Called in to this cafe at lunchtime today. sat at a table that required to be cleared. Young, friendly member of staff came to clear plates and gave us menus however once plates were cleared it became obvious that there were the remnants of the previous occupants drinks on the table, this was 'cleaned' with a piece of DRY paper... More 

Thank RetiredEthy
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Have been visiting this place regularly for some years, as it is convenient, and you can usually get a table. The service was never that good (mainly students), and the food was a bit lacking, mainly I suspect, due to the fact that they have a very very small kitchen. But the homemade burgers are okay, although a bit pricey.... More 

1 Thank Bob G
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Dropped into this little friendly cafe/ restaurant in main st of Stonehaven it has a friendly atmosphere but most of all it is all home made food I had butter squash and potato soup with lovely fresh bread very filling and reasonably priced but couldn't resist home made cakes and lovely pot of tea It is a busy cosy place... More 

Thank Peggymaw
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

The staff are friendly and courteous and the food is fresh and very tasty. We had a coffee each, a piece of sponge cake and a scone. The food was fresh and delicious. Recommend it to any tired traveller looking for a nice snack.

Thank Johncouzigou
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent for afternoon tea, lovely selection of sandwiches, toasties and other savoury options with a great selection of cakes Cosy atmosphere, excellent service and reasonable priced , central Stonehaven beside the shops, would recommend

Thank Angela1907
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Great coffee spot with fantastic scones. Good location, very friendly and efficient staff. Nice slices and cakes also.

Thank Liz M
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We called in for lunch, lovely welcoming friendly staff, nothing too much trouble, excellent freshly cooked food, will definitely call in again - thank you

Thank Pauline F
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Good food, friendly staff, reasonable prices. Better experience now that the tables have been rearranged so not so cramped.

1 Thank Car0M0r
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We dropped in here for lunch when we were passing through, wow what a great little cafe with home cooked food that is just like mum made! Then we saw the scones!!! So we even started and had dessert!

Thank Philip D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Market Square | Stonehaven, Stonehaven AB39 2BE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Stonehaven
  • Phone Number: +44 1569 760333

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?