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The Stack Restaurant and Bar

14 Dunnyfell Road | Muchalls, Stonehaven AB39 3RP, Scotland
+44 1569 730393
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (21 reviews)
“calamari” (10 reviews)
“lamb and beef” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Gastropub, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Dunnyfell Road | Muchalls, Stonehaven AB39 3RP, Scotland
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Visited for lunch on a Sunday, plenty tables occupied which gave a nice atmosphere. We were welcomed in as we entered and the waiting staff were all friendly & helpful. Again struggled to choose as there are many good choices on the very varied menu....More

Thank shaz4473
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Very impressed with the presentation, and the quality of the food. The calamari was lovely cooked with a nice crispy batter and hot.The lamb rump was tender with a tastie sauce. The salmon was fantastic, again the flavour were gorgeous and very filling although I...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Warm welcome. Lovely food well served by great waiters. The menu has a great range of meals that should please even the fussiest of eaters. Would have no hesitation recommending this restaurant to anyone who enjoys fine food and wine.

Thank Geopeg01
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Bad start they could not find our electronic booking but found us a table in the bar area. The smell of the food was encouraging , the menu showed a Good selection of interesting dishes. All the dishes we choose looked and tasted great. The...More

Thank Rick261
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Went with friends and had a very tasty meal. Interesting menu. The food was good as was the service. It was well priced. Pity we had to drive there

Thank Jacky H
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We had fantastic food here. Best any of us have had. The lamb and beef dishes were perfect and the sweets were best ever. We will be back What fantastic value.

Thank Hayati1410
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Arrived with my wife and had the 3 courses menu - overall I have to say just a lack of flavour. The burger was bland with no seasoning and the sticky toffee was just OK. Generally i think at half the price you would be...More

3  Thank Sam H
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This is the first time we have been in The Stack since it changed hands from being The Muchalls Bistro. Why did we take so long to visit? Excellent food, larger portions, excellent staff who left us alone and didn't keep asking if everything was...More

1  Thank DelBoyCOYR
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Have been here a few times now. This time however was the first time we went as a family. Food was good, menu can be limited. Didn't find it very family friendly, weren't given colouring books for the children but noticed other people were.. We...More

Thank Allisong889
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Great wee find, set menu with specials, we had the Local Crab and Tiger Prawn Cake with Avocado and Sweetcorn , hubby had salmon, another triumph. Our mains were braised beef short rib, buttered mash and veg, hubby had the chicken dish scrumptious, so full...More

Thank Christine T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$53
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
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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