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Summary

Roy Brett’s “fun” haunt is set around a stylish oyster bar (£1 a pop during ‘oyster happy hour’ 5.30-6.30pm) in the Old Town. A “superb choice” of “spanking fresh fish and seafood is lovingly prepared” (“the roasted seafood platter was worth the flight alone: freshest produce carefully cooked, and a genuine thing of beauty”).

£66
  £££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Fresh and delicious fish and seafood” is served in a “classy” yet “friendly and informal” environment at this extremely popular “stylish modern venue”, in an office block, “with great views over busy city streets in the centre of Edinburgh”. Top Tip – “the extra bonus of ‘Oyster Happy Hour’ every day from 5:30-6:30: oysters for a pound at the best fish restaurant in town!”

£74
  £££
4
Very Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Mixed feedback this year on this “bustling seafood restaurant” – a “spacious and comfortable” operation, in an office block on the Royal Mile. Most reporters vaunt it as offering “Edinburgh’s best seafood”, but it was not without critics who found it “repeatedly underwhelming” and “expensive”.

£68
  £££
3
Good
2
Average
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“A superb choice of fish of the highest quality” and “superb” seafood has established this “lovely, light and bright” operation (part of an office block off the Royal Mile) as one of Edinburgh’s most popular dining destinations.

£68
  £££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
4
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, Portions
10
Mon - Sat 10 pm, Sun closed
80
2 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1AD
Opening hours
Monday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-10 pm
Tuesday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-10 pm
Wednesday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-10 pm
Thursday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-10 pm
Friday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-10 pm
Saturday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-10 pm
SundayCLOSED

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