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Sam's - CLOSED

13-19 King Street, Aberdeen AB24 5AA, Scotland
+44 1224 626233
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
28 Oct 2014
“Sad Loss”
28 Oct 2014
“End of an era”
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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13-19 King Street, Aberdeen AB24 5AA, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 29 October 2014

Sam's restaurant, King St, Aberdeen is now closed. I'm sure it will be sadly missed by many for excellent quality food. Thank you to Sam for his many years of excellent service and wishing him all the best.

5  Thank 93GP
Reviewed 29 October 2014 via mobile

Been going here since the 80's. Aberdeen has lost its best Chinese. Sam's has had its ups and downs but the food was always great and Sam meticulous about the quality. Will be sad to see it close. Thanks Sam - many great memories.

3  Thank Bil1965
Reviewed 15 September 2014

The food is exceptional and all locally sourced. The owner is very friendly but I am told he is selling at the end of September so you will have to hurry if you want a meal.

2  Thank NigelSH
Reviewed 12 September 2014 via mobile

There seem to be polarised reviews on here. We went yesterday because we could barely think of another Chinese in town but thought it was still top class. Sam is still a very nice guy and the food is still very tasty. It's a shame...More

2  Thank Richie B
Reviewed 23 July 2014

We booked into Sam's very early on a Friday evening as we had two young children with us. We had a large group of 11, and were looked after very well indeed. The man who I assume is the eponymous Sam was very proud of...More

5  Thank Minkykiwi
Reviewed 21 July 2014 via mobile

Decided to try this restaurant even though it wasn't highly rated on trip advisor. Food was excellent and service great, would definitely recommend it. Will be back next time we're in the area.

1  Thank Linda M
Reviewed 24 June 2014

Each year for 3 years I have visited Aberdeen I and my colleagues have dined at Sam's (corner of King Street and Union Street.) This year we went three times and the service was once again just right, not excessive but just right. Sam clearly...More

1  Thank Nick M
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Looked in the window of this restaurant and saw it was empty. I now know why. The food was the most bland Chinese food I have ever tasted. Service was average to say I was 1 of 2 diners. The crockery, chopsticks, tablecloths and drinks...More

3  Thank Craig M
Reviewed 30 May 2014

The quality of the food makes this a restaurant we like going back to again and again. This was a quiet Wednesday so service was very attentive - but not intrusive. All the food is served hot and fresh, in just the right quantity. Very...More

1  Thank William F
Reviewed 18 March 2014

When we visit Aberdeen, we always dine and enjoy a visit to Sams, so we were delighted to return tonight,and we were not disappointed. We received a genuine warm welcome from Sam, who remembered us in spite of not having visited for several years. The...More

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  • Address: 13-19 King Street, Aberdeen AB24 5AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 626233
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