Restaurants In Edinburgh
a wealth of exciting cuisine in Edinburgh. If you’re
looking for a traditional taste of Scotland there’s
some excellent restaurants offering classic dishes such
as Scottish beef and the ever-popular haggis.
Whether you’re splashing out on an evening meal
in a top restaurant or looking for a budget eatery, the
quality always comes through.
Restaurants such as The Point [map],
Bread Street, and Duck’s at Le Marché
Eyre Place, top the league for providing that taste of
The coolest diners head to places like The North Bridge
Brasserie in The Scotsman Hotel [map],
and Bouzy Rouge [map],
on Alva Street. Here you’ll find trendy surroundings
and a wide choice of contemporary cuisine coupled with
some fine classics.
For those who want something a little different there’s
a wealth of European and Asian cuisine in
Italian restaurants are in abundance with Santini
[map] , Lothian Road, topping the bill for style and taste.
Santini’s waiting staff wear Versace and Gucci and
the fashionable spacious interior makes this an Italian
restaurant apart. Owned by Gino Santini, who also has
restaurants in Milan and London, this is definitely the
place where the beautiful people of Edinburgh come to
The city has strong links with Spain and the range of Spanish restaurants and tapas bars is extensive.
If you’re looking for a romantic and intimate venue
try El Sabor [map] in Stockbridge. El Sabor offers an
authentic Latin American and Spanish taste and an impressive
Those on a budget are well catered for with venues such
as Howies, of which there are four in Edinburgh,
offering contemporary dining and an extensive wine list.
Prices are low but there’s no compromise on taste
and the Howies chain has gathered a strong reputation
amongst those on a budget.
Vegetarians can choose from a range of restaurants
but should definitely visit the famous Henderson’s
Salad Table [map],
Hanover Street. Henderson’s has been serving non-meat
eaters and those looking for healthy alternatives for
more than 40 years and is the last word in vegetarian
cuisine. Offering a large range of home cooked food and
gorgeous salads Henderson’s excellent reputation
is well deserved.
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