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Summary

“Another winner from the Galvin brothers” – their tenancy at this “charming and glamorous” chamber has made it into the landmark destination it long deserved to be, with “clever and perfectly executed” Gallic cuisine paired with “perfect” wines.

£85
Good
Very Good
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

The Galvin brothers’ “lovely” Gallic dining room offers “fantastic views” and some “excellent food and wine”, with the midweek set dinner menu “one of the top bargains” in the city; for the odd critic, though, standards are no more than “average-to-good”.

£82
Good
Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Full-scale posh, with superb food and charming service” – the Galvin brothers deliver the “full works” in this wonderful “old school” and “romantic” dining room, where the cuisine is of the “serious French” variety, and which reporters hail as “a staggeringly good addition to the city”.

£83
Very Good
Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Menu,
Mon closed, Tue - Sat 10 pm, Sun closed
Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH1 2AB
Opening hours

Last orders: Mon closed, Tue - Sat 10 pm, Sun closed

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