City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Restaurants: Scottish

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

Restaurant Name Type Description

56 North

Pub-grub, Scottish

Somewhere between a bar and a restaurant with food and cocktail menu.

The wood panelled bistro of A Room in Leith

A Room in Leith

Scottish, Seafood

Formerly Skippers, this is the newly expanded "A Room in Leith", having moved a few yards from the original address on the waterfront it shared with Teuchter’s Landing, with outdoor

Photo of front of A Room In The Town, Edinburgh

A Room In The Town


Closed on 4th May 2013

Established New Town restaurant, popular with locals, that is a five minute walk down the hill, from Princes Street.

Photo of Angel's Share Bar and Club Room

Angel's Share Bar and Club Room

Breakfast, Pub-grub, Scottish

Angel’s Share is an all-in-one smart designer hotel, bar, restaurant and nightclub.

Angels with Bagpipes restaurant front

Angels With Bagpipes

French, Scottish

"Mixing an atmospheric Old Town setting with chic, contemporary looks, Angels with Bagpipes was designed to be the sort of romantic Edinburgh restaurant where Rabbie Burns might take Sofia Lor



Sister restaurant to the beloved Three Birds.

Photo of the Avoca Bar and Grill in Edinburgh's Stockbridge

Avoca Bar and Grill

Pub-grub, Scottish

Stockbridge gastropub offering classic dishes from cooked brunches to fish 'n' chips, roast beef and yorkshire pudding, nachos, and ploughman's lunch.

Badger & Co restaurant interior

Badger & Co


The curious name is inspired by “Wind in the Willows,” the riverbank tales about Toad, Rat, Mole and Badger, by Kenneth Grahame who was born at this address on 8th March 1859.

Baked Potato Shop on Cockburn Street

Baked Potato Shop, The

Scottish, Vegetarian

Cheap and cheerful takeaway filled tatties just off the Royal Mile.

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Bistro Moderne by Mark Greenaway


Taking over the address of the former Café Fish, the extremely talented chef Mark Greenaway has opened his new smart- casual Bistro.

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Black Bo's Vegetarian Restaurant and Bar

Scottish, Vegetarian

Long-established, Old Town vegetarian restaurant, affectionately also known as simply "Bo's", with adjoining bar.

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Blackwood's Bar and Grill


In the heart of the New Town, just up the hill from Stockbridge, two grand Georgian townhouses on Gloucester Place have been glamorously redesigned to create the Nira Caledonia hotel and Blackwood's B


English, Scottish, Seafood

Informal but sophisticated restaurant, with a "European" menu, in particular variations on traditional Scottish dishes, seafood, and game.

Bon Vivant

French, Scottish

Franco-Scottish eating and drinking establishment in Edinburgh's New Town, situated on a quiet street off George Street. Broad selection of wines and popular, tapas style snacks.

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Broughton Delicatessen

Breakfast, Brunch, Cafes, Scottish, Takeaway

Eclectic meals based on taste, quality, and seasonality. Sit-in cafe, with local artists exhibiting, and takeaway (office lunches and the like).

Buffalo Grill

American, Scottish, Seafood

Bbq restaurant located opposite Appleton Tower near Edinburgh university.

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Cafe Royal

Scottish, Seafood

Well established French/Scottish sea food restaurant with elegant ambience.

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Casa Angelina

Breakfast, Brunch, Cafes, Italian, Scottish

Indulgent tearoom full of gorgeous treats

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Castle Terrace Restaurant


Restaurant headed by chef Dominic Jack which in a little over its first year of opening won a much-deserved Michelin star.

Circle Cafe front

Circle Cafe

Breakfast, Brunch, Cafes, Scottish

Fresh, seasonal, interesting, affordable, stylish, hand-made food, served in a comfortable, informal and contemporary space.