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Gusto Restaurant & Bar

135 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 4JS, Scotland
+44 131 225 2555
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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135 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 4JS, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Dined on Saturday for lunch with a friend on an ITISON voucher, 2 courses and and a glass of Prosecco each. Great value for money from the evening set menu , with a wide variety to choose from. Thoroughly enjoyed our pasta and a lovely...More

Thank Scottishperson
Reviewed 3 days ago

Dropped in for a quick light lunch - garlic bread and a caprese salad as we were stuffed after a weekend in Edinburgh. Very clean and stylish/modern place in a lovely old building. Food and wine was very nice and neighbouring table deliveries looked good...More

Thank Bert B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went here with some friends for an evening meal and was very glad that I had booked in advance as the place was very busy. This restaurant has a lovely atmosphere and very friendly staff. The cocktail and drinks list was superb as was the...More

Thank Eilz98
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Got an itison deal for 2 courses and prosecco. Restaurant is lovely inside, staff are friendly, attentive and happy to make recommendations. Food was really good. Will definitely be back.More

Thank Jacb03
gustoedinburgh, Manager at Gusto Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Jacb03, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed the food and service provided by my colleagues. We are looking forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

I went to Gusto on Sunday evening. The food was very tasty and served quickly. Our server deserves a special mention - Cesar was very nice, polite and professional. He answered all of our questions about the menu and gave us really good recommendations for...More

Thank Margheritaaaaaaaa
gustoedinburgh, Manager at Gusto Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Margheritaaa, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Gusto Edinburgh. It was a pleasure to welcome you to the restaurant and I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your meal. Your kind words about my colleague Cesar are much...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a birthday to celebrate we chose here as nobody had been. Everything was perfect great service, delicious food and cocktails. I will be taking my family next time. In a quirky designed restaurant, can’t wait to come back. I had the hummus for...More

Thank Kellyhenderson23
gustoedinburgh, Manager at Gusto Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Kellyhenderson23, It was a pleasure to welcome your party to Gusto Edinburgh for the celebratory occasion. I would like to thank you for your generous review. It's always a delight to read such wonderful feedback and I am so pleased that you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was surprised and somewhat disappointed that when ordering the sea bass it came with no potatoes or veg, all extra!!! Our guests from New Zealand ordered the rib eye no veg.....extra!!!! It was not what you expect from a restaurant especially one with a...More

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice place for an evening out. Good central location and Decent menu We were a party of six. Nice evening for a family gatheringMore

Thank solobird
gustoedinburgh, Manager at Gusto Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear solobird, It was a pleasure to welcome your party to Gusto Edinburgh and we would like to thank you for your generous review and recommendation. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted to read that you enjoyed our location and menu. We look forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a couple we look for discount with vouchers whenever we are going for a meal. This afternoon we had 2 x 2 course meals with a glass of prosseco each for £30. A little bit of a surprise was we were to order from...More

Thank Rayfsd
gustoedinburgh, Manager at Gusto Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Rayfsd, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent dining experience at Gusto Edinburgh. I am delighted to hear such wonderful feedback regarding our food and so pleased that you will be returning to the restaurant soon. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant last week whilst in Edinburgh. We'd had such a lovely experience in the Manchester branch we booked to visit this one. The guy who showed us our seats didn't, sadly give us a good first impression. No real welcome or even a...More

Thank KaneyCumbria_England
gustoedinburgh, Manager at Gusto Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear KaneyCumbria_England, Thank you for taking the time to feedback on your recent experience at Gusto Edinburgh, this is invaluable to our improvement. It is always disappointing to learn that a guest has left feeling less than completely satisfied and I am truly sorry that...More

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Response from FlorrieF18 | Reviewed this property |
A dress would be lovely, I would always wear a dress here; even on a Sunday
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30 October 2016|
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Response from Imliooper | Reviewed this property |
I was a lone diner that evening. It was probably not a Friday. I went in, not very confident as other places did not have a table. But staff were immensely helpful. Did not even ask, as they do to make you feel terrible, if... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$63
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 4JS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > New Town
  • Neighbourhood: New Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 225 2555
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