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a room in the town - CLOSED

18 Howe Street, Edinburgh EH3 6TG, Scotland
+44 131 225 8204
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
15 Dec 2013
“Not there anymore”
16 Nov 2013
“ok food, so so service, bigger side dishes please!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
18 Howe Street, Edinburgh EH3 6TG, Scotland
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Reviewed 15 December 2013 via mobile

The restaurant has closed at that address and has been replaced by the Papavero restaurant (which is not bad by the way).

2  Thank Mathieu M
Reviewed 16 November 2013

I liked the menu and interior. The service was OK, not particularly the friendlies or effcient- we were not asked how was our food. The food was ok, the size of side dishes was ridiculous- between two of us we got 2 potatoes and some...More

Thank Mek C
Reviewed 31 October 2013

Went for family Sunday lunch with family and a 3 months old baby. We were very well looked after and the staff were helpful and welcom. Good selection on menu, excellent food and reasonable price

Thank Roberto N
Reviewed 22 October 2013

There was really nothing on the menu that tempted me and I had to struggle to choose. Food was very average, service was slow and very little atmosphere.

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 5 October 2013

this restaurant has closed at this Adress. you have to choose another one. for sure you find something equally good. I was not convinced anyway last time

Thank haktus
Reviewed 1 June 2013

My second visit to Edinburgh and I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to explore a good number of restaurants. The management/ staff here were incredibly welcoming, the house white wine was delicious and served at the perfect chilled temperature. My starter was neeps...More

Thank Tim780
Reviewed 30 April 2013

Three of us had dinner here recently. The restaurant was quite quiet, with only four other tables occupied, so it lacked the desired atmosphere. However, the choice on the menu was good and the dishes were reasonably priced. I had haggis to start, followed by...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 28 April 2013

We happened to be passing towards the end of lunch time, and I like the two sister restaurants, so we decided to give it a try. The lunch menu was short but with varied choices including vegetarian dishes. I went for the black pudding spring...More

Thank hilarymunro
Reviewed 22 April 2013

My husband and I rarely get to go out as we have a small child, so on our one night out a year we chose this place....BIG MISTAKE. The food was absolutely awful. I chose the sweetcorn and coriander fritter for the starter, this has...More

1  Thank lisa m
Reviewed 21 April 2013

Found this restaurant by accident one day visiting Edinburgh. Couldn't get a table as they were fully booked. We decided the next time we were in Edinburgh we would book as the menu looked really good. It lived up to our expectations. Was a bit...More

Thank LittleGems75
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$51
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Howe Street, Edinburgh EH3 6TG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > New Town
  • Neighbourhood: New Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 225 8204
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