Best Scottish Restaurants in Edinburgh

Edinburgh has many Scottish restaurants in and around Grass markets and Royal mile and at easy access. Here is our list of restaurants that have Scottish cuisines on their menu, to make your selection process simple.


A good place to indulge in contemporary cuisine at a lively ambiance.


Abstract is a stylish restaurant that serve award-winning modern French cuisine created using the finest Scottish ingredients. Located in the heart of Edinburgh, it is open till late night.

Fishers in The City

A popular seafood restaurant that is well known for its range of well laid out classic seafood preparations.Lovely surroundings


Situated in a 200 year old Georgian building, this branch of Howie's serves various dishes in their dining area. Live music is played.

Number One

A world class restaurant that is well known for its world class cuisine using the very best of Scottish produce. The sophisticated ambience and grandeur are undeniably the hallmarks of this premium dining place . Smart dress code, advance booking essential; fully non smoking.

Rhubarb Restaurant

An luxury and super glamorous restaurant housed in a pair of spectacular oval rooms at the heart of Prestonfield. Theatrical and dramatically stunning, Rhubarb Restaurant exudes a royal aura in its interiors. You will love the attention as a kilted porter will escort you through.

The Kitchin

Opened in 2006 by a couple Tom & Michaela Kitchin on Edinburgh’s stylish waterfront, the Kitchin continues to serve quality food with great passion. It offers modern British cuisine influenced by French cooking techniques made from locally sourced best quality ingredients.


Standing in one of the city's most fashionable districts for shopping and dining, Tigerlily makes a perfect accommodation and dining option.

A Room in the Town

A lively restaurant on the well known William street below Teuchters bar.An impressive menu of Scottish dishes made from fresh ingredients draw regular diners. Just a few minutes walk away from Princess Street and Haymarket.

Circus Wine Bar & Grill

Situated in the heart of Edinburgh, Circus offers a diverse dine and drink options. Set over two floors, Circus has a relaxed wine bar where customers can simply unwind and enjoy their drinks. It offers something special for everyone.


One of the best Scottish cuisine restaurants in Edinburgh, Haldanes offers a slew of speciality dishes as well. Offers an enjoyable and intimate dining experience.

Martin Wishart

Considered the best restaurant in Edinburgh but then foodies always have their favourites.


A relaxing rooftop restaurant right above the hustle and bustle of the city centre. Offers exceptional dishes and add to that the big plus of the great views of Edinburgh’s skyline.

Secret Garden

A pretty restaurant that is tucked down an historic Old Town, Secret Garden never fails to impress you!

The Tower

Lively ambiance and impressive menu makes the Tower a favorite hang out spot. Serves an exquisite shellfish and oyster selection.