Where to eat on your next visit to Edinburgh

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Eating in new cities can give you the chance to try a range of cuisines, for tasty bites or to just have a drink. You could sample delicacies from cuisines from all around the world or some of the city’s very own delights. Edinburgh is one of the most beautiful cities in the United Kingdom, and it has some really fantastic places you can dine in to really top off your stay.

Here is a list of restaurants and eateries we think are worth visiting on your next visit to the Scottish Capital; 

Bonnie & Wild
St James Quarter

Bonnie & Wild is home to the ultimate Marketplace foodie experience, with many food offerings from cuisines from around the globe. Its bustling Food Hall right in the heart of St James Quarter is home to Scottish eateries and bars to get the taste buds tingling no matter what you fancy! Make sure to drop into the brilliant boutique bottle shop to pick up a tipple of choice before you leave.

Duck and Waffle
St James Quarter

Looking for the ultimate dining experience? Whatever time of day it is, Duck and Waffle provides extravagant flavours and an extraordinary atmosphere. Their menu offers comfort food with a real elegant twist and their iconic location specific dishes and exciting international flavours across breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch are not to be missed!

Street Burger – Gordon Ramsay

St James Quarter

Synonymous with Scotland, Gordon Ramsay and his food come hand in hand. Based in the bustling St James Quarter, Street Burger has your typical Gordon Ramsay quality food – served in a relaxed, laid back environment. Dishing up their signature burgers made up of the finest ingredients all cooked to perfection. 

Makars Gourmet Mash Bar

North Bank Street

If you love Mash Potato, or even if you don’t, you will love Makars Gourmet Mash Bar! Serving up amazing comfort food and some real staples of Scottish cuisine. As members of the award winning Scotch Beef Club, you are guaranteed some of the finest cuts of meat to accompany their famous mash! A delicious homely meal without the cooking and tidying up afterwards, what could be better?

If you are looking for specific cuisines whilst dining in the Scottish capital, we have listed some great options to suit your needs;

Chinese Cuisine

Indian Cuisine

Italian Cuisine

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