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Brasserie Prince by Alain Roux

Brasserie0.1 miles 1 Princes Street EH2 2EQ

Alain Roux and his father, legendary chef and restaurateur Michel Roux, O.B.E., have partnered together to open the new Brasserie Prince at The Balmoral Hotel. Formally known as Hadrian’s Brasserie, this beautiful new restaurant offers quintessentially French flavours with the finest local Scottish ingredients. The centrepiece b...

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Hadrian's Brasserie at The Balmoral

Brasserie, British0.1 miles 1 Princes Street EH2 2EQ

Hadrian’s is a much-loved brasserie set within The Balmoral Hotel. Popular with hotel guests and discerning Edinburgh locals alike, the buzzing brasserie offers delicious cuisine in an informal ambience.
Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the menu at Hadrian’s has a strong international influence with a classic Scot...

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The Forth Floor Brasserie

Brasserie, British0.1 milesHarvey Nichols 30-34 St Andrew Square EH2 2AD

Sitting alongside the fine dining Forth Floor Restaurant, The Forth Floor Brasserie offers relaxed modern gastronomy in Edinburgh’s most stunning dining room. Thanks to 32 metres of floor-to-ceiling windows, The Brasserie offers panoramic views over the historic city skyline, while the wrap-around terrace provides an incredible ...

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Le Mouton Noir

French, British0.2 miles 3-5 Viewforth EH1 1DH

Located just off the main road in Bruntsfield, Le Mouton Noir is always reassuringly busy, a sure sign that they must be doing something right. Despite this, we'd never yet ventured in - so in an effort to redress this oversight, we secured a table on a chilly Thursday night. Inside, the ambience was relaxed without being too info...

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La Garrigue

French0.2 miles 31 Jeffrey Street EH1 1DH

A slice of Languedoc food heaven awaits on Edinburgh’s historic Jeffrey Street. La Garrigue – which can be found just a short walk from Waverley Station – was opened in 2001 by Jean-Michel Gauffre, who still informs the imaginative menu alongside head chef Peter Duck. It offers a glorious window into rustic, h...

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Mercure Edinburgh City Hotel

Brasserie0.2 miles 53 Princes Street EH2 2DG

The Princes Dining Room at the Mercure Edinburgh City Hotel boasts superb views of Edinburgh Castle and Princes Street Gardens, allowing diners to enjoy the picturesque surroundings while relaxing with some great food. Choose from a wide range of international dishes and some Scottish favourites, or ...

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Le Bistrot

French0.3 miles 59-63 George IV Bridge EH1 1RN

Le Bistrot occupies a central location in Edinburgh’s Old Town. Surrounded by beautiful historic buildings, this sophisticated yet relaxed French restaurant sits at the heart of the famous Royal Mile and can be found adjacent to St Giles’ Cathedral. Open all day, it’s the perfect place to pause during a day of sightseeing an...

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The Olive Branch Bistro

Bistro, British0.4 miles 91 Broughton Street EH1 3RX

When a restaurant has a cheesecake of the day, you'd be a fool not to try it, and we were thoroughly impressed with The Olive Branch's delectable offering, a rich coffee and almond version which contrasted beautifully with the other dessert we ordered, the delectable affogato. These first-rate puddings were the final flourish of a...

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L'Escargot Bleu

French, British0.4 miles 56 Broughton Street EH1 3SA

Located in the heart of the New Town, L'Escargot Bleu has fitted in well with its cosmopolitan neighbours, bringing a little bit of 'cuisine français' to Edinburgh.

Owners Betty Jourjon and Frederic Berkmiller have reinvigorated the brasserie concept by combining their passion for food with their knowledge of French cuisine...

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Maxies Bistro

Bistro, British0.4 miles 5b Johnston Terrace EH1 2PW

Norman and Lynn MacLeod invite you to enjoy the intimate atmosphere of their attractive family-run bistro. Set just below Edinburgh Castle, near the top of the Royal Mile, it boasts a popular garden terrace offering panoramic views over the rooftops of Old Town Edinburgh. On the freshly cooked, varied menu you'll find a succulent se...

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Bistro, British0.5 miles 6a Nicolson Street EH8 9DH

Falling somewhere between daytime café and formal restaurant, Spoon is casual enough for brunch with friends, but smart enough for an evening treat. Light, bright and always welcoming, this contemporary bistro has a regularly changing menu of homemade dishes, with something for every eventuality. Call in midmorning and order ...

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Cafe Rouge - Edinburgh

French, British0.5 miles 43 Frederick Street EH2 1EP

Chic, Parisian-style Café Rouge offers diners a little slice of Gallic life in the heart of historic Edinburgh. Just around the corner from the New Town's main shopping street, and just a five-minute stroll from the castle, Café Rouge boasts a prime location. Relax with the papers on the sun terrace out front and enjoy...

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The Wee Restaurant

Modern French0.5 miles 61 Frederick Street EH2 1LH

The Wee Restaurant on Edinburgh’s Frederick Street is the second delicious offering from husband-and-wife team Craig and Vikki Wood, who opened their first restaurant in Fife 12 years ago. Chef Craig’s ethos to serve simple food and wine in a relaxed atmosphere is now delighting diners in the capital. Craig was awarded Caterin...

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