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The Marcliffe Hotel & Spa

A Classic Dining Experience

Indulge in the finest classic dining at The Marcliffe as we invite you to taste our expertly crafted menus using the best of local Scottish produce and seasonal ingredients to ensure a truly homemade and quality experience. 

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Please note that booking is essential for any of our dining experiences.

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Our commitment in every plate is to deliver first class food; savour the rich flavors of locally sourced Aberdeenshire Beef, the freshest catches of local fish and shellfish and enjoy our extensive wine list boasting over 300 bins, curated to enhance the flavors of each dish and complete your dining experience.

Please Note: Our menus are updated regularly and the Sunday Roast is a sample menu.


Conservatory Restaurant

Our Conservatory Restaurant is the perfect idyllic setting to enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner solo or with family, friends and colleagues. 

Switch off from the hustle and bustle to relax in our Conservatory Restaurant offering you panoramic views of the local greenery and grounds. Expect to be captivated by our five star food and enjoy a customer service experience with a smile. Our Kitchen team are excited to bring you classic yet innovative menus to showcase the finest ingredients sourced with our local suppliers, who we are proud to have long-standing relationships with. 

Open 7 days a week, with a new Sunday Roast each week, be sure to book ahead to avoid disappointment. Vegetarian and Vegan dining options, and caters for allergy and dietary requirements.

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Drawing Room Bar & Lounge

The Drawing Room Bar and Lounge offers an ambient, sophisticated and welcoming atmosphere. 

Enjoy our delicious bar menu, Afternoon Tea and drinks by the fire with our extensive range of wine, drinks and cocktails. This charming space boasts many original paintings by Scottish artists,  a captivating wall mural of the local land, as well as a fascinating array of artefacts collected by the Spence family over the years, including a display of 140 cheese dishes - collected from all corners of the globe. 

Bar menu served between Monday and Saturday from 12pm until 5pm with last orders at 4.30pm. 

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Afternoon Tea

Our popular Afternoon Tea is available Monday to Saturday and can be offered in both our Drawing Room Bar and Conservatory Restaurant.

Expect to find delicious and delectable sandwiches, cakes, pastries and a selection of teas and coffees. Something to enjoy with friends or family, book ahead to avoid disappointment. 

Afternoon Tea in the Conservatory Restaurant is served Monday to Saturday, either 1pm, 1.30pm or 2pm. 

Afternoon Tea in the Drawing Room is served Monday to Saturday, either 2pm, 2.30pm or 3pm.

To book an Afternoon Tea it is advisable to book in advance to avoid disappointment however you may wish to call us to find out any last minute availability.

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Sunday Lunch

Experienced and local connoisseurs of everyone's favourite - 'The Sunday Lunch', come and join us for a melt in the mouth Marcliffe Sunday Lunch taste sensation. 

From locally sourced meats, to the classic trimmings which surround, our Executive Chef has created a delicious dining experience you won't forget in a hurry. Enjoy with a nice glass of your choice or a tea or coffee and perhaps dessert to finish. 

View our sample menu above or ask for more information if you have any specific dietary requirements.

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Private Dining

Looking for a Private Dining space? Whether celebrating a special birthday or occasion, or perhaps looking for an intimate setting for a business lunch or conference, we offer exclusive use dining rooms in our Invery and Garden Rooms. If you are looking for a larger space to host events we have two further rooms to offer, including our Courtyard Room and Gardens, or our Grand Ballroom. 

If you would like to find out more, you can view our events Brochure or contact our Events team.



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