Cafe 52

52 The Green, Aberdeen AB11 6PE
$ European

Reservations

Booking Notes:

Due to an increasing number of no-shows in the evening at the weekend we will require a deposit of £20 per person to secure your reservation. Please accept our apologies. Ashley will call you to collect the deposit. Please remember to include your telephone number when booking. Kind regards, C52.

Business Info

  • Address: 52 The Green, Aberdeen AB11 6PE
  • Cross Street: 52 The Green
  • Cuisine: European |
  • Cost: | Very Inexpensive
  • Category: Upscale Casual
  • Star Rating:
  • Reservations: Recommended
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • Meals Served: Lunch | Dinner |
  • Parking: Street | Public Lot |
  • Payment Options: Cash |
  • Corkage Fee: N/A
  • Phone: 01224 590094
  • Features: Wheelchair Access,
  • Occasion: Child Friendly, Romantic Dining, Dining Alone, Business Dining, Meet for a Drink, People Watching, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Vegetarian, Dog Friendly, Quick Bite, Trendy / Hip, Date Night,

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Business Hours

Reservations Available
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
Closed
Wednesday
Lunch - Summer House 12:00 - 15:00
Valid between: July 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Lunch - Main Restaurant 12:00 - 15:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Dinner - Summer House 18:00 - 23:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Dinner - Main Restaurant 18:00 - 23:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Tapas - Summer House 15:00 - 17:30
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Tapas - Main Restaurant 15:00 - 17:30
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Thursday
Lunch - Summer House 12:00 - 15:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Lunch - Main Restaurant 12:00 - 15:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Dinner - Summer House 18:00 - 23:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Dinner - Main Restaurant 18:00 - 23:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Tapas - Summer House 15:00 - 17:30
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Tapas - Main Restaurant 15:00 - 17:30
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Friday
Lunch - Summer House 12:00 - 15:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Lunch - Main Restaurant 12:00 - 15:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Dinner - Summer House 18:00 - 23:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Dinner - Main Restaurant 18:00 - 23:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Tapas - Summer House 15:00 - 17:30
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Tapas - Main Restaurant 15:00 - 17:30
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Saturday
Lunch - Summer House 12:00 - 16:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Lunch - Main Restaurant 12:00 - 16:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Dinner - Summer House 18:00 - 23:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Dinner - Main Restaurant 18:00 - 23:00
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Tapas - Summer House 16:00 - 17:30
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Tapas - Main Restaurant 16:00 - 17:30
Valid between: June 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Sunday
Closed
False

Customer Reviews & Ratings

4.79 out of 5 stars based on 776 votes

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 8/10
May 28, 2022
Jennifer M.
Love this place! So quirky. Good food good value. Comfortable experience

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
May 23, 2022
Alison M.
First visit and loved it. We’ll definitely be back. Great, tasty, home cooked food with lovely flavours and friendly, efficient service. Nice room and feel to the place. Good value.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
May 22, 2022
Bruce M.
Always a fantastic dining experience, can’t really fault it. Fabulous food, great music and the most friendly staff you could wish for.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
May 20, 2022
martin p.
Excellent!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
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Value: 10/10
May 07, 2022
Eliz W.
Wonderful lunch again at Cafe 52. With Ashley out front and Steve heading up the kitchen, this is always the best place in Aberdeen for actual food; freshly prepared, seasonal and delicious. Thank you!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Apr 30, 2022
Mairi S.
One of our favourite restaurants in Aberdeen. The warm welcome we always receive feels like we’re part of a family. Thank you Ashleigh and Steve!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Apr 24, 2022
Arlene C.
Great food and service as always. Such a fantastic menu, it’s always hard to choose! Brilliant!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Apr 16, 2022
Fiona W.
Great feel good food, great chilled out atmosphere, great service-just the right amount of attention. Second time there, but will definitely be back.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 8/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Apr 13, 2022
lindsay m.
I haven’t been to Cafe 52 for many years, but thankfully the quality of the experience is still the same. Fabulous food and ambience at a good value price. I wish I’d returned sooner!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
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Value: 10/10
Apr 03, 2022
Ross B.
Excellent evening. Will be back.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Mar 24, 2022
Maxine O.
Thoroughly enjoyed our lunch as always food and wine excellent, value for money. Relaxed atmosphere with no rush to leave.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Mar 11, 2022
Eilidh G.
An amazing meal with lovely service and great music! Felt extremely catered to and was spoiled with choice, would highly recommend especially for anyone with dietary requirements! Will be back again soon!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Mar 05, 2022
Pamela S.
All just brilliant. Thank you!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
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Value: 10/10
Feb 27, 2022
Melissa W.
All round amazing. Faultless. We will be back

Overall: 10/10
Food: 7/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Feb 26, 2022
Wayne G.
Service was amazing and so dog friendly, a few minor things the pork was a bit dry and even though my desert was nice I could not taste the rum

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 8/10
Value: 9/10
Feb 15, 2022
Jim B.
Excellent Lunch, with lovely food, and nice friendly service, we were outside in the “hut” Which was a nice experience although a wee bit cold as the door kept Being left open by service staff going in and out. We will be back,

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Feb 14, 2022
Jennifer K.
We arrived on time but other members of party were held up . Staff could not have been more helpful and food was great.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Feb 04, 2022
Steve L.
We enjoyed our evening with you and will come back again for a, probably more modest occasion!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Feb 02, 2022
Donald M.
Great food, excellent service.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jan 30, 2022
Julie H.
Our server was fantastic - I had asked if it would be possible to be seated elsewhere, as I hadn’t felt comfortable at my initial table - She was so lovely, and didn’t make me feel weird for asking - the food was amazing as always, and already looking forward to my next visit

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jan 30, 2022
Graham W.
Food and service - excellent as usual. One of our favourite restaurants.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jan 21, 2022
Philippa R.
Great night couldn't fault anything

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 8/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jan 17, 2022
Sandra S.
Our favourite restaurant great atmosphere lovely staff

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jan 16, 2022
Stephen C.
Good food and drink, nice atmosphere, top tunes and all round a good night out.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jan 09, 2022
Gary T.
Could not fault a thing. Can't wait to go back asap.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 7/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jan 07, 2022
Mostafa B.
Had an amazing time, will be back soon!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 9/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jan 04, 2022
Austen R.
Fantastic place, great atmosphere, great service, great people. A cracking wee place to escape the madness and embrace normality.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Dec 31, 2021
ian t.
Just excellent. Love the outside cabin as an option. Chief always coming up with interesting and excellent meal options. Rate best value in Aberdeen for quality provided.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Dec 25, 2021
JOSEPH M.
Consistently good! Excellent food and service with an independent arty vibe

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Dec 21, 2021
Morag R.
Great vibe at Cafe 52! A unique local experience in the heart of Aberdeen’s Merchant City.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Dec 19, 2021
Kate G.
Excellent setting. Excellent service and excellent food..

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 9/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Dec 18, 2021
Cathie K.
As always, we had a brilliant time at Cafe 52. The atmosphere is so relaxing and the staff cannot do enough for you. The meal was AMAZING..as always, I'll be recommending Cafe 52 to all I know.. ..5

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Dec 05, 2021
Rosemary Ann D.
Excellent food and service from helpful friendly staff.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Dec 05, 2021
Jodie R.
Thoroughly enjoyed it, lovely vibe and lovely staff!!!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 7/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Dec 05, 2021
Nicola B.
We love this restaurant. Food is always amazing and at a great price, and the staff are so friendly and attentive even though they are always busy. Fabulous. We'll be back again. Thank you.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Nov 29, 2021
Tom M.
This place is always great, tasty menu, great staff and awesome food :)

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Nov 25, 2021
COLIN C.
Great food at very reasonable prices. Good service in relaxing setting. Will definitely return.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Nov 22, 2021
Irene A.
Everything was excellent and will definitely return again.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Nov 19, 2021
Evelyn N.
The food was very good, and the staff friendly and welcoming.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Nov 11, 2021
Elaine T.
Perfect lunch great service and food amazing

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Nov 06, 2021
Graham H.
Cafe 52 is our favourite restaurant, our recent meal was absolutely delicious, the wines are also excellent. The friendliness of the staff can't be beaten, keep it up guys another delightful evening!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 9/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 9/10
Value: 9/10
Nov 06, 2021
DAVID C.
Great food

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Nov 05, 2021
Lorraine W.
Lovely food and great service as usual.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 9/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Nov 05, 2021
Christopher D.
Excellent food , staff were so friendly and helpful. Will be back again very soon.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Nov 02, 2021
Rhiannon C.
Really beautiful restaurant and meal. Fabulous menu and amazing price and service. Highly recommend and I'll be visiting again!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Nov 01, 2021
Jackie I.
Faultless. Such a nice experience with our dog. Highly recommend. Thank you so much cafe 52.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Oct 31, 2021
Jacqueline H.
Loved the fact we were able to sit and have a few drinks after our meal and didn’t feel we were being rushed to leave

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 8/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Oct 30, 2021
Heather R.
First time here and I will definitely be back, there was a mix up with our mains but it didn’t make our experience any less and we were given the price of a bottle of wine off our bill which was a nice surprise, Our food was delicious. Well Done Cafe 52 Thank you

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Oct 26, 2021
Karen W.
A lovely, warm, atmospheric, experience with delicious food and the most lovely welcome for our lucky cockapoo!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Oct 19, 2021
Beth I.
One of the best restaurants in Aberdeen.