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Summary

“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.

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

Summary

“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.

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

Summary

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”.

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

Summary

The “modern Scottish” food and service “can both vary” at this “airy” Edinburgh institution “but it always delivers a slab of sexy, modern urban dining and drinking”, with “great views over the castle (spectacularly lit-up at night)”.

£43
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* 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
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The Outsider Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of The Outsider Restaurant in EH1, Edinburgh by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of The Outsider restaurant.
Joe S
Food was reliably good but service falls sh...
Reviewed 11 months,

"Food was reliably good but service falls short - admittedly in Festival time but if they can't cope, get more help. Managed one course in almost 2 hours."

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£5.80 £15.90 £3.60 £5.80
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £16.60
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Bread £1.60
Service 12.00%
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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