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£41
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Get the best seats in the place” (at the back, which offers “beautiful views” of the castle) to make the most of a visit to this city-centre staple, also turning out “enjoyable” cuisine of a modern European bent.

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£41
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Despite the name, right in the city centre near the main tourist drag” – this “decent” staple primarily trades on its “fun” ambience, and visits can be further elevated by bagging one of the castle-view tables.

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£48
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Extra marks for the ambience if you can get one of the tables with unbeatable views over the castle” at this “fun and lively” (but “very noisy”) fixture – a “reliable” destination for “great tasting” Scottish food.

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£44
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

With “good” castle views and smart, urban-chic decor, this Edinburgh institution remains of note for its “great atmosphere”; fans also praise the “accommodating staff” and “interesting” modern Scottish menu “with good specials”.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Portions
120

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Pudding
£5.80 £15.90 £5.80
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £15.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 10.00%
15 - 16 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EE
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑11 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑11 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑11 pm
Thursday12 pm‑11 pm
Friday12 pm‑11 pm
Saturday12 pm‑11 pm
Sunday12 pm‑11 pm

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