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Three Birds

3-5 Viewforth | Bruntsfield, Edinburgh EH10 4JD, Scotland
+44 131 229 3252
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3-5 Viewforth | Bruntsfield, Edinburgh EH10 4JD, Scotland
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Reviewed today

Small & bright - we had a lovely light lunch here. The delicate portions tease the tastebuds & leave yoiu wanting more. We had the salt cod & plaice to start followed by the braised beef. All delicious. I had a taste of the pineapple...More

Thank JenPau
Reviewed today via mobile

3B went out of their way to ensure we got a table after a booking mixup. The service was friendly and well timed. We have eaten here a number of times and the food (and wines) are always on point. The venison main and beef...More

Thank calumh19
Reviewed today via mobile

A super lunch today. Food is excellent and portions not too large. Great menu choice and very different dishes. The staff are cheerful and the waitress despite spilling wine all over my shirt we laughed about it. It is a small restaurant but not noisy,...More

Thank Anthony B
Reviewed yesterday

This was a promising well recommended neighborhood restaurant, somewhat crowded, hence an open door on a chilly night requiring bundling up since we were seated directly in its path. One of our party had eaten lunch here and found it to be excellent. Very friendly...More

Thank JennyWoof
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As a family group of 6 we wanted a late brunch and having walked past here the previous evening when it was rammed full , usually a good sign, decided to give it a try. Good decision. We were made very welcome and 2 tables...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've given this review four stars because I enjoyed the food though my partner very much thought his soup starter frankly unpleasant tasting and the chicken in his curry fatty and not well cooked. If he'd been writing this, it'd probably have struggled to get...More

1  Thank MartinC132
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were so happy to get a table here in the middle of the festival rush. The place is cute, service relaxed but just right and the menu looked great. Unfortunately the food was somewhat disappointing. Our market catch fish was well cooked but everything...More

Thank FGHuby
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited as a tribe of 8 with 4 under 9... coped magnificently and then served up delightful food. A Magnificent seafood platter for 2 that could have fed 4. Fantastic staff and great food. Good kids food too! Lovely.

Thank TristanLane
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being 3 times twice for dinner once for lunch all great. Food is excellent and good value especially lunch. A very relaxed restaurant with pleasant staff. Would highly recommend to my family and friends. Will defiantly be back.

Thank 20Feedback
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service was brilliant, really friendly staff. We had a range of dishes including seafood platter and the chicken, they were delicious. I would definitely recommend here.

Thank BThSh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-5 Viewforth | Bruntsfield, Edinburgh EH10 4JD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 229 3252
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