City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Restaurants: All


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

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56 North

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

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A Room in Leith

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 patio and pontoon seating, it's the place for beers, wines and pub grub.

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Absolute Thai

Small, family operated restaurant featuring traditional and contemporary Thai food. Drinkers should BYOB (£2.50 corkage).

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Adele's Cafe

Just along the road from Cineworld, a coeliac friendly, pretty cafe offering takeaway sandwiches drinks and cake

Adele's Cafe is now closed.

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Al Dente

Take a trip down Easter Road to number 139, only a short walk across from Leith Walk. Step inside this tiny wee Trattoria serving italian food of the highest quality.

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Amore Dogs

Italian cuisine “doggy style” - David Ramsden's follow-up to successful gastropub formula of "the Dogs" restaurant based upstairs.

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Angel's Share Bar and Club Room

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

This happening, gathering place was voted the Best New Bar in Scotland 2013 at the Dram Scottish Licenced Trade Awards.

The décor is all about glamour with eight glittering chandeliers...

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Angels With Bagpipes

"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 Loren for a sophisticated date."

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Asti - Cucina Italiana

Good food from breakfast to dinner in this Italian cafe/bar - pastas, risottos, and handmade desserts.

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Avoca Bar and Grill

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

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B'Est Restaurant, Edinburgh

B'Est

A French Restaurant that lives up to the true French restaurant philosophy - high quality well cooked and affordable food

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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. This elegant Townhouse features a sequence of colourfully designed salons – Cocktail Bar, cosy Lounge and a stylish...

Baked Potato Shop on Cockburn Street

Baked Potato Shop, The

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

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Bar Roma

Long-running, popular, central Italian eatery with famously flirtatious waiters. Popular with larger parties especially hen and stag nights

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Bay of Bengal Indian Restaurant

Bay of Bengal Indian Restaurant

Established in 1978, our restaurant is often known as the best restaurant in Edinburgh for serving top quality food. Our menu offers traditional exotic Indian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian, Halal and Thai dishes with an experienced top chefs special recommendations for each selection. Some selected...

Beirut Restaurant, Edinburgh

Beirut

Sleek, modern restaurant offering both a traditional and creative approach to Lebanese cuisine.

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Bella Italia Ocean Terminal

Bella Italia Edinburgh Ocean Terminal is a new addition to the UK Italian restaurant chain, offering a broad menu of pizzas, pastas, risottos and meat and fish main dishes.

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Bells Diner

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

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Bennet's Bar

Long-established pub serving cask ales and home made, traditional food

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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. The Art Deco marble and wood interior is now furnished with plush leather and soft tweed. Imaginative, exciting, artistic cuisine is his trademark complemented by...

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Black Bo's Vegetarian Restaurant and Bar

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 Bar and Grill. The Restaurant name refers to its literary connection. From 1826 - 1854, this was...

Blonde

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

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Blue Parrot Cantina

For long a great place to stop and drink tea, this small, informal, basement cafe now specialises in Mexican food. Look for the blue parrot and head downstairs.

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Bon Vivant

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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Bread Street Brasserie

Resident restaurant of Edinburgh's Point Hotel, now re-launched as the Bread Street Brasserie.

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Broughton Delicatessen

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

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Buffalo Grill

Bbq restaurant located opposite Appleton Tower near Edinburgh university.

Burgers, steaks, bbq chicken, and seafood chow for omnivores to get their teeth into. Veggie options too although it's more about the meat.

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Burr & Co

Situated on George Street Burr & Co is the latest addition to Edinburgh's vibrant coffee scene Sample our range of food & drink to eat in or take away.

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Café Andaluz

Edinburgh's largest Spanish restaurant purveying classics such as tapas, paella, spanish wines, and cocktails. Lunch, pre-theatre, and "Spanish Sunday" specials. There are also two Café Andaluz across in Glasgow.

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L'Escargot Blanc

French

Sister restaurant of Broughton's L'Escargot Bleu and also serving fabulous French food with fantastic friendly service and pleasant atmosphere.

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La Concha Ristorante Italiano

Italian

Restaurant now closed

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La Favorita

Italian

Tony Crolla's lively Italian restaurant, boasting the only wood fired pizza ovens in Scotland.

La Fontana

Italian

Italian restaurant, situated beside Water of Leith and busy throughfare in Canonmills, that provides non-extravagant food in an informal setting.

La Garrigue

French

Award-winning French cuisine from Jean Michel Gauffre, formerly executive chef of the Edinburgh Sheraton.

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La Garrigue in the New Town

French

The sister restaurant of popular La Garrigue, this eaterie started life as L’Artichaut in 2009, a vegetarian restaurant with a French theme.

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La P’tite Folie

French

Well established French restaurant serving quality food in an authentic French atmosphere.

La Tasca - CLOSED

Spanish

Spanish tapas restaurant, part of a chain, in central Edinburgh.

The restaurant has shut down.

Lancers Brasserie

Indian

Popular, long-running Stockbridge restaurant that specialises in Bengali and North Indian food. Serves groups and takeaway.

Le Cafe Gourmand

Breakfast, Brunch, Cafes, French, Takeaway

Café, creperie, croques, macarons, pastries, and cakes.

Le Sept

French

Authentically French bistro and brasserie located just off Edinburgh's Royal Mile.

Leo's Beanery

Cafes

Basement café in Edinburgh's New Town offering coffee, tea, sandwiches and baked goods.

Librizzi's Italian Restaurant

Italian

A good quality Italian restaurant on the corner of North Castle Street and Queen Street.  

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Locanda de Gusti

Italian

Locanda De Gusti came from the Latin word De Gusti Bus which means 'a matter of taste'.

Loch Fyne Restaurant

Scottish, Seafood

Part of a UK chain of seafood-orientated restaurants, located in bright, airy, modern venue overlooking the old harbour at Newhaven.

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Magnum Restaurant and Bar

Scottish

Located in a prime position on the corner of St.

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Maison Bleue

African, French, Scottish

Atmospheric restaurant specialising in French and North African cooking using Scottish ingredients.

Merlin Roadhouse

Pub-grub

Expansive modern bar with large patio at the side of Morningside Road. Pub grub standards as far as food is concerned and a bustling watering hole for Morningside locals.

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Mezbaan South Indian Restaurant

Indian

Mezbaan means a good host offering hospitality, or a fine feast. This is a family business from Bangalore and Kerala, serving South Indian cuisine.

Monteiths

Scottish

Award-winning restaurant specialising in Scottish food and ingredients situated at the Royal Mile's halfway point.