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Filling Station

235-241 High Street | Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1PE, Scotland
+44 131 226 2488
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (16 reviews)
“american food” (21 reviews)
“bite to eat” (14 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
235-241 High Street | Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1PE, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 1,128 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Popped in for breakfast recently but the whole experience was over shadowed by a rude waitress who rolled her eyes when twice we asked for clean tea cups after she had bought dirty ones, shame really as otherwise the food and drink was pretty good...More

Thank GrahameHportsmouth
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ordered pizza. And that was the worst pizza in my entire life. Sweet pizza with sugar. Wet with a lot off cheese. Not crispy at all. If you like garbage food this is the right place.

Thank Vaije
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped here for breakfast on our last full day. The pancakes were actually quite good, very fluffy, and my wife had the full English Breakfast, which she thoroughly enjoyed. Very nice decor inside, comfortable, with a racing motif. Quickly served, good staff. We will return.

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice food and good atmosphere. Staff very friendly and attentive. Will be visiting again when I return to Edinburgh

Thank Jordan H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good venue on the high street. Good space for solo business trip quick dinner. Cold American beer and good range of burgers etc. But my server wasn't too familiar with the range of beer or food. I chose the sliders - 3 mini burgers with...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We ate here Saturday 14th September. I work in customer service but dont normally write reviews so I just had to take time to say the service here was excellent and the food was good value for money. We asked if we could have the...More

Thank julieallan2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely breakfast at a fantastic price. Great service too. Would definitely go back and highly recommend.

Thank Gemma G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to this restaurant three times in two days and All the times was great. Excellent food and very nice atmosphere. Love it. It deserves a visit!

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in as we didn't want a huge lunch. Decor stylish and clean. The welcome wasn't exactly swift and it wasn't that busy. I ordered a club sandwich without tomato, it arrived with tomato so I had to dismantle it. On the plus side...More

Thank 12,121,874
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to eat !!!! excellent food and friendly service , great atmosphere and fun place to relax.

Thank julesaafa
Nearby
Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235-241 High Street | Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1PE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 226 2488
  • E-mail
Description
Filling Station coast to coast American restaurant and bar, has been created by a team of people who genuinely love good quality food, drinks and good times! No doubt you're thinking, well doesn't everybody want that? It's true many people do, but we have genuinely struggled to find somewhere that actually delivers all of these things. So our solution was simple - let's do it ourselves, the result is Filling Station. When it's cooked well using fabulous ingredients, nothing beats authentic American food. Very few can resist a cocktail mixed by a real bartender who knows exactly how to blend flavours to achieve a perfect balance of strong, weak, sharp and sweet
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