City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Restaurants: American

These are recently added Edinburgh restaurants. See also our latest Edinburgh Restaurant Reviews

Restaurant Name Type Description
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Bells Diner


Small, friendly New Town restaurant with winning line-up of affordable, gourmet burgers, milkshakes, and the like.

Buffalo Grill

American, Scottish, Seafood

Bbq restaurant located opposite Appleton Tower near Edinburgh university.

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Well established Edinburgh restaurant specialising in food inspired by California.

City Cafe, Edinburgh

City Cafe

American, Breakfast, Brunch, Cafes

Under new management in 2010, the City Cafe has taken on a Fifties American diner theme complete with jukebox and kids' activities. Open late.

Diner 7

American, Breakfast, Cafes

American-style diner in Leith specialising in chargrilled burgers and steaks. There is also a daily specials menu, a full Sunday breakfast menu and a selection of desserts and ice creams.

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Foundry 39

American, Breakfast, Brunch, Italian, Pub-grub, Scottish, Vegetarian

For thirty two years from 1981 to 2013, 39A Queensferry Street at the West End of Edinburgh was the address of Bar Roma, the much beloved Italian Trattoria.

Gourmet Burger Kitchen


High-end burger joint, situated in the plush West End of George Street, at the corner with Charlotte Square.

Hard Rock Cafe

American, Cafes, Pub-grub

Scotland's only Hard Rock serves up all American burgers, fries, and smokey Southern BBQ'd cooking with classic rock memorabilia surroundings.

Smoke Stack restaurant front

Smoke Stack

American, Brunch, Takeaway

A well established meat lovers restaurant that has been recently refurbished.

The Other Place interior

The Other Place


The former Stag's Head has been stylishly renovated to create a smart, contemporary Bar-Bistro, while the ingenious old street map ceiling reflects its Canonmills heritage.

The Refinery St Andrew Square

American, English, Fish and Chips, Scottish

First Scottish restaurant-bar by designers Drake & Morgan providing cocktails and a seasonal menu in historic square in Edinburgh's New Town.