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bar italia

100 Lothian Road | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9BE, Scotland
+44 131 228 6379
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (103 reviews)
“ice cream” (63 reviews)
“tiramisu” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Lothian Road | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9BE, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After enjoying visiting here the last time - decided to pop back in. Had another pizza and it was just lovely. The service was excellent and the waiters were just fabulous. I managed to keep some room back this time for some dessert - I...More

Thank WeeBasilRathbone
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, friendly staff. Huge pizzas, nice and thin and very tasty! We didn't have anything else but whatever passed us looked good. Busy on a Monday night, could be a "reservation advised" kind of place, but coming in a bit later it might be...More

Thank nienkekd
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice restaurant with good Italian food, especially the pasta. Restaurant was very busy but waitors were very kind.

Thank Hester A
Reviewed 6 days ago

Started with a small bowl of minestrone. Was good. Not remarkable, but good. Went onto main course of fettuccini with scallops etc. Very hot from the oven. Great tasting and filling. Seafood was chopped into very small pieces. Dessert was a feast for the eyes...More

Thank MikeFromEdinburgh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely meal on first night in Edinburgh! Excellent food and service! Would definitely recommend!!!

Thank thirionsophie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very popular restaurant near the film house and theatre. Offering a wide choice of very reasonably priced Italian food plus beautiful sea food dishes. Excellent service by friendly helpful staff. Worth booking in advance on the weekend.

Thank coakley07
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely brilliant restaurant in centre of city...great food, great service and great wine. What more do you need?

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is excellent restaurant with great service and food quality. Waiter show great humor and service to us. We all very happy and enjoy the night !!! Definitely recommend !!!

Thank Leung A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Haven't been here in such a long time. Was at an event in the Usher Hall on Thursday night and decided to try here. Swift service on arrival. Given menus and drinks to start. Food was cooked to perfection. Really enjoyed it. The table service...More

1  Thank stene_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

FANTASTIC STAFF, SERVICE AND BRILLIANT FOOD. Went on the day the Edinburgh Christmas Market 2017 started and the day Scotland played New Zealand at ruby at Murrayfield. Boy was I glad I booked a couple of weeks early for 2pm...Restaurant full, not a seat to...More

Thank JTW7759
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
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
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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