survey result

Summary

£34
    £
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“It does exactly what it says on the (tiffin) tin!” – this offshoot of the famous Glasgow curry-tapas haunt has built a solid reputation in its own right for its south Asian small plates: “if you like Indian food, then you’ve come to the right place”. It’s very popular, so “booking is essential at busy times”.

Summary

£34
    £
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“It does exactly what it says on the (tiffin) tin!” – this offshoot of the famous Glasgow curry-tapas haunt has built a solid reputation in its own right for its south Asian small plates: “if you like Indian food, then you’ve come to the right place”. It’s very popular, so “booking is essential at busy times”.

Summary

£36
    £
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Small plates of extremely tasty Indian treats” have made this well-known and still renowned south Asian tapas joint a highlight of the city’s curry scene since its arrival from Glasgow 10 years ago. It’s “great for a quick bite” – so “perfect for a nicely varied pre-theatre meal”.

Summary

£35
    £
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

With “Indian tapas that are almost too good to share”, and mains that are “lovely and light”, this Glasgow import has risen high in Auld Reekie’s rankings over the past decade thanks to its “authentic and delicious” cooking.

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Restaurant details

Highchair
120
No dress code
120

Prices

Starter Main Pudding
£4.90 £13.20 £0.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £20.00
Filter Coffee £2.00
Extras  
Bread £1.95
Service 10.00%
3-5 Infirmary St, Edinburgh, EH1 1LT
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12 pm‑10 pm
Sunday12 pm‑10 pm

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