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100 Lothian Road | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9BE, Scotland
+44 131 228 6379
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (84 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Lothian Road | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9BE, Scotland
Neighbourhood: West End
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1 - 10 of 693 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ate less than 20% and asked for check to leave. Salad was terrible, both entrees were almost inedible. Worst attempt at a meal in memory.

Thank Quaker1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for lunch, it was busy, that is it is popular. Excellent Italian staff and atmosphere with some wonderful pizzas, antipasto and pasta. I had an excellent pasta with chicken and smoked sausage. Bruschetta starter and Moretti beer. All were very satisfied. Despite being...More

Thank Speigal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is absolutely wonderful. The staff are so friendly and kind and constantly rushed off their feet. The food is so tasty and was honestly delicious. Would definitely recommend to all!!

Thank Tagoure45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A cozy but well decorated authentic Italian restaurant close to Edinburgh Castle next to the Sheraton Grand. We love this place so much that we dined two nights in a row! You are always greeted with a smile and the staff and the service was...More

Thank Paulwang127
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited as family of four, great food and good service. Tweaking the childrens meals to their preferences wasnt a problem and felt looked after throughout. A good Italian atmosphere

Thank SnowballNewcastle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant really gives you the authentic Italian feel, including the decor inside which could have you thinking you were sat by an Italian lakeside eating al fresco. The food was delicious. My party has a mixture of pizza and pasta all of which looked...More

Thank 187069Sam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely dinner here, bruschetta is quite large so we shared one. I had spaghetti bolognese & my Fiance had Palma ham pizza, both were delicious and we were stuffed when we left! Definitely recommend.

1  Thank JoWatford1986
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We came across this place by chance on a trip to Edinburgh. Food was amazing real authentic Italian, lovely friendly staff. Would highly recommend, will definitely eat there again on our next visit.

1  Thank iaindouglas
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We had the pleasure of visiting this wonderful family run Italian restaurant on our Trip to Edinburgh on 28th March 2017. Having also visited Italy, the food was just as authentic, rich in flavour with Italian hospitality at its best! The restaurant ambiance and food...More

Thank Harshini P
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Staff were really friendly and attentive. Food was very tasty. The decor was nice too. Would recommend.

Thank Nickyokelly
West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$41
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 12:00
12:00 - 12:00
12:00 - 12:00
12:00 - 12:00
12:00 - 12:00
12:00 - 12:00
12:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Lothian Road | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9BE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 131 228 6379
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