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Cafe 52

££ - £££British, , Fusion
52 The Green, Aberdeen AB11 6PE, Scotland
+44 1224 590094
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“parsnip chips” (19 reviews)
“cullen skink” (42 reviews)
“meatloaf” (16 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
British, Scottish, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
52 The Green, Aberdeen AB11 6PE, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 598 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Enjoyed a great lunch here recently with friends. Had heard a lot about Cafe 52 so decided to go out of my comfort zone and give it a go. As soon as you enter in to the tunnel like restaurant you fall in love with...More

Thank SSwan1978
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely lunch sat outside in the sun on the wee sort of terrace they've created. Good service. Very well priced food which was good. Only negative was the wine size is 175ml, you can only have 125ml in Scotland now (boo..) & I hate...More

1  Thank Sally M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looked forward to lunch with friends and was left feeling disappointed as we each took turns to try and get attention for service ...we would have been more understanding if it had been 'out the door' busy, but it wasn't ...our coffee orders at the...More

3  Thank JulieBuresch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The absolute best of this cafe is the staff - welcoming, unpretentious, available without being intrusive. I had humus and prawns. Both okay, with an acceptable presentation. Not a huge choice of food and lack of local beer though.

Thank Julian R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in here yesterday for drinks, the sun was shining, so sat outside, had to ask for some clothes to dry off the seats & table, which they brought out, and handed them to us, strange though, we had to dry them off ourselves! We...More

1  Thank Bill M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has a nice little area to sit out in. Problem is, you could sit there half the day waiting for staff to come out and serve you. Despite the fact the place was empty inside and nearly the same outside, all the staff...More

2  Thank globetrotting168
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

First time at cafe 52 after hearing good things about it, was lovely couldn't fault the meal it was well worth every penny desert was delicious too will be going back

Thank Kaylz42
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The meal was different from other run of the mill restaurants which was thoroughly enjoyable. It was a lovely sunny day and there is outside eating but needless to say it was fully booked but a window table for three was absolutely fine inside. I...More

Thank orchid22
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Excellent food and lovely atmosphere. The lunch menus is exceptional value for money. Best to book a table in order to avoid disappointment.

Thank CurlewGlasgow
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Had lunch as it has been a while since I have eaten here. Had the beef burger from the £5 lunch menu. Not worth the money. Fairly tasteless beef pattie, one slice of tomato and lettuce, served up in a cheap bread bun. Won't rush...More

2  Thank Tersam S
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Maureen M
15 March 2017|
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Response from A1ireview | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the shepherds hut is outside the main restaurant. It is fab, but probably a little small for 12. I would definitely book it for a party of around 8.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$59
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 The Green, Aberdeen AB11 6PE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 590094
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