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

Stockbridge Kitchen

Cafes, Scottish

Small cafe in Stockbridge village at the aptly named Baker's Place selling cakes and pastries.

Sweet Melinda's

Sweet Melindas

English, Scottish, Seafood

Marchmont based restaurant specialising in seafood dishes along with seasonal game and poultry.

Photo of the Take It Away Spud Edinburgh restaurant

Take It Away Spud

Scottish, Takeaway, Vegetarian

Long-established baked potato, takeaway shop providing a simple, wholesome, affordable fillings in a buttered spud jacket.

Teuchter's Landing Restaurant front

Teuchters Landing

Pub-grub, Scottish, Seafood, Vegetarian

Formerly the popular Waterfront Bar and Grill, this cosy bar on the edge of the Leith's waterfront provides vegetarian and non-veggie comfort food served in large and small mugs.

The Brunton

The Bistro at Brunton Theatre


Brunton Theatre in Musselburgh is a popular venue attracting people from around East Lothian and Edinburgh with a programme of drama, music, dance, films and children’s shows.

The Blackbird - Dining section of the Bar-Bistro

The Blackbird


Two of my favourite places to eat and drink are Treacle on Broughton Street and Hamilton’s in Stockbridge, offering homely comfort, cool music and warm ambience.

Bonham restaurant interior

The Bonham Hotel - Restaurant and Consulting Room


Within a few months of opening in 1998,  the Bonham, Edinburgh was already noticed by discerning world travellers, not least Conde Nast Traveller magazine who deemed it one of 21 Coolest hotel

Bothy bar

The Bothy - Restaurant and Drinkery


As part of the heritage Murrayfield Hotel, the smart new Bothy Restaurant and Drinkery Bar has a cool, contemporary design - leather booth seats, artwork, industrial stone & steel décor.

Cellar Door entrance

The Cellar Door Restaurant


Provides some of local and continental meals - lunch, high tea, dinner - at reasonable prices.

Upstairs dining area at the Devil's Advocate

The Devil's Advocate


Hidden away in the Medieval maze of ancient cobbled alleyways off the Royal Mile, you’ll find this classy Whisky Bar and Bistro half way down Advocate’s Close.

The Dogs

English, Scottish, Vegetarian

David Ramsden's original no frills restaurant, named after his canine friends, serving classic, Scottish and English fare.

Engine Shed entrance

The Engine Shed

Cafes, Scottish, Vegetarian

Friendly, informal setting, in a tastefully renovated old building, for cheap veggie nosh supplied by members of the Garvald Centre, for people with learning diff

The Gardener’s Cottage external

The Gardener’s Cottage

Brunch, French, Scottish

The restaurant is housed in an historic building located in Royal Terrace Gardens at the foot of Calton Hill in the heart of Edinburgh World Heritage Site.

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The Glasshouse Off The Mile

Breakfast, Brunch, English, French, Scottish

Good, honest, fresh food served in a contemporary, calm oasis in the heart of the Old Town, just off the Mile.

The Granary

Fish and Chips, Pub-grub, Scottish

Hearty food in contemporary glass-fronted gastropub down on the waterfront in Leith. The split level venue also hosts live theatre and music.

The Honours Restaurant

French, Scottish

Michelin starred restaurant owner Martin Wishart's Parisian style brasserie marries seasonal Scottish food with traditional French cuisine.

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The Horseshoe Inn


Just half an hour's drive south of Edinburgh, in the tranquil village of Eddleston, near Peebles, the historic Horseshoe Inn has for many years welcomed travellers to enjoy good food and drink.

The Inn on the Mile

The Inn on the Mile

Pub-grub, Scottish

On the corner of North Bridge and the Royal Mile, you’re not likely to miss finding this historic pub with its outdoor tables.

The Kitchin


Michelin-starred, waterfront restaurant run by husband and wife team Tom & Michaela Kitchin. The ethos is locally sourced in-season ingredients.

Mulroy Restaurant dining room

The Mulroy

French, Scottish, Seafood

West End restaurant serving Scottish/French food served in smart, intimate, Edwardian setting.