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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Food as usual was to a good standard. However, we were initially given a poor table when they clearly were not busy. They did move us on request though. We were also charge for the wrong dish and overcharged for the kids meal. Would still go back but just watch the bill.

Thank Neil P
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Table of 12 on Sunday the 15th Jan Drinks orders taken as we all arrived Drinks brought promptly Wide and varied menu something for everyone All mains were taken out what felt like one at a time, my mum got her scampi first and by the time they brought out my sons she was nearly finished ( we told her...

Thank Aidedhoney
Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big group of us for dinner. Attentive service and good food. Steak pie, fish and chips... it's not haute cuisine but good quality. We'll be back. Lovely view of the sea in the daylight but obviously more limited in the winter.

Thank qgardiner
Gisborne, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked ahead for a party of 3. Great location with sea-view tables. Lovely varied menu choice to meet everyone's needs. We all enjoyed our meal. Nothing unusal or inspiring but good tasty satisfying food and nicely friendly and attentive service.

Thank GrandpaAlexNZ
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

My partner and I went here for dinner on Saturday evening. I ordered the steak pie and my partner ordered "chef's special burger, lamb and black pudding". When the burger arrived, we were both surprised to see it had no garnish or sauce... It was literally just the bun and the patty. We were curious whether it was simply forgotten,...

Thank kerstyz
Reviewed 31 October 2016

My father had his 80th birthday party here the food and service were excellent. I would definitely recommend this hotel . We had private dining in the downstairs area. The staff were very friendly and efficient.

Thank Carol A
Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Starters:- I opted for Cullen Skink, very nice, full of flavour and plenty of fish. My wife had spicy chicken wings, plenty of them, and very tasty. My son opted for Calamari and prawn, very paltry, four very small rings of calamari and only two prawns, despite this being the most expensive of the three starters. Mains:- I chose seafood...

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This is a review for restaurant only. The upstairs level restaurant over looks rear car park and a nice view of the sea. We have frequented this establishment over the years, but it has changed owner since we were last there and the decor is still the same and is now a little dated.We had booked a table at the...

Thank William R
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is an old inn, with a smugglers cove and harbour nearby. There is a large bar and restaurant, which are popular with the locals, so some noise can be expected until late evening , though I did not notice it much. The bar retains its old character and décor (including old carpets), but upstairs the 'cabins' have been completely...

Thank Neil L
Heckmondwike, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night whilst on business in the area. After a long drive I was warmly welcomed and shown straight to my room which had a glorious view of the North Sea. Wonderful meal with excellent service. Slept well in a comfortable bed and thoroughly enjoyed the cooked breakfast. Would not hesitate to stay again when in the area.

1Thank Christopher M

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Address: 15 Colsea Road | Cove Bay,Aberdeenshire, Aberdeen AB12 3NA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range: £39 - £133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cove Bay Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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“I didn't stay at this hotel, only went for a meal.”
 of 5 bubbles F6932ZWkenm, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room as far away from the pub as possible!”
 of 5 bubbles whitejohn854, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“room 6 called cabin 6 this room has 3 windows 2 at front and one to rear looking out to bay”
 of 5 bubbles 181henryj, 7 Feb 2016 | Read review
“My room looked out over the North Sea Fantastic!!”
 of 5 bubbles 117sheilap, 2 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Go to a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles trishagoodwin, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
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