Best food restaurants in Edinburgh

Check out the top food restaurants in Edinburgh, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. The Shore
1. The Shore
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69 local reviews
3 Shore, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 553 5080
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
James
Cozy, classy bar and seafood restaurant with live jazz (usually on Thursday evenings) at just the right volume…
Raffaele
The shore area of Leith, also known as port of Edinburgh, is a centre for a range of new pubs and seafood res…
Simon
Small atmospheric bar on the dock. Excellent coffee and good whiskey selection. Nice seafood restaurant adjoin…
1. The Shore
1. The Shore
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69 local reviews
3 Shore, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 553 5080
James
James
Cozy, classy bar and seafood restaurant with live jazz (usually on Thursday evenings) at just the right volume so you can still chat.
Raffaele
Raffaele
The shore area of Leith, also known as port of Edinburgh, is a centre for a range of new pubs and seafood restaurants in charming surroundi…
Simon
Simon
Small atmospheric bar on the dock. Excellent coffee and good whiskey selection. Nice seafood restaurant adjoins the bar. Its best to book ah…
2. Fishers In The City
2. Fishers In The City
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39 local reviews
58 Thistle St, EDINBURGH
Closed now
0131 225 5109
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Hazel & Mick
Regarded as the best sea food restaurant in the city and it's next door! Early bird, 2 courses for £15 and 3 c…
Julia
Great seafood restaurant. They have another one at the Shore in Leith directly at the water,
Eleanor
Long established Seafood restaurant chain (although this doesn’t detract from the quality!) Quality but casual…
2. Fishers In The City
2. Fishers In The City
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39 local reviews
58 Thistle St, EDINBURGH
Closed now
0131 225 5109
Hazel & Mick
Hazel & Mick
Regarded as the best sea food restaurant in the city and it's next door! Early bird, 2 courses for £15 and 3 course for £18, mon-sat before …
Julia
Julia
Great seafood restaurant. They have another one at the Shore in Leith directly at the water,
Eleanor
Eleanor
Long established Seafood restaurant chain (although this doesn’t detract from the quality!) Quality but casual dining – firm favourite with …
3. The Kings Wark
3. The Kings Wark
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69 local reviews
36 Shore, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 554 9260
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Louisa
Fantastic seafood restaurant and nice for a drink too.
Mhairi
If you love sea food, 'The Shore' is packed full of sea food restaurants and is famous for it. Take your pick…
Carrie
A classic shore bar with outdoor seating right on the water of Leith. Gastropub food, great ales, I recommend …
3. The Kings Wark
3. The Kings Wark
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69 local reviews
36 Shore, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 554 9260
Louisa
Louisa
Fantastic seafood restaurant and nice for a drink too.
Mhairi
Mhairi
If you love sea food, 'The Shore' is packed full of sea food restaurants and is famous for it. Take your pick!
Carrie
Carrie
A classic shore bar with outdoor seating right on the water of Leith. Gastropub food, great ales, I recommend the fish & chips - but if you'…
4. Fishers in Leith
4. Fishers in Leith
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48 local reviews
1 Shore, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 554 5666
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Rebecca
One of the best seafood restaurants in town. A bit pricy but definitely worth it!
Michael
Lovely seafood restaurant with a great bar next door
Moira
Superb small seafood restaurant overlooking Leith Harbour
4. Fishers in Leith
4. Fishers in Leith
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48 local reviews
1 Shore, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 554 5666
Rebecca
Rebecca
One of the best seafood restaurants in town. A bit pricy but definitely worth it!
Michael
Michael
Lovely seafood restaurant with a great bar next door
Moira
Moira
Superb small seafood restaurant overlooking Leith Harbour
5. The Ship On The Shore
5. The Ship On The Shore
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59 local reviews
24-26 The Shore, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 555 0409
Establishment
Paul
High end Seafood restaurant. Booking highly advised especially at weekends. They serve superb seafood platters…
Ondine
Fantastic classic seafood restaurant (but serves great steak). If you can get the chance of a seat outside in…
Hannah and Kipps
In my opinion the best seafood restaurant in Edinburgh. Beautifully set in the shore of Leith this place has n…
5. The Ship On The Shore
5. The Ship On The Shore
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59 local reviews
24-26 The Shore, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 555 0409
Paul
Paul
High end Seafood restaurant. Booking highly advised especially at weekends. They serve superb seafood platters. The smokehouse platter is pa…
Ondine
Ondine
Fantastic classic seafood restaurant (but serves great steak). If you can get the chance of a seat outside in the sun grab it while you can…
Hannah and Kipps
Hannah and Kipps
In my opinion the best seafood restaurant in Edinburgh. Beautifully set in the shore of Leith this place has never let us down . 5 stars eve…
6. Room With a View, Seafood Restaurant (Forth View Hotel)
6. Room With a View, Seafood Restaurant (Forth View Hotel)
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4 local reviews
Room With a View, Seafood Restaurant (Forth View Hotel), Aberdour
01383 860402
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Tahra
Great seafood restaurant.
Linda
Excellent place if you want a very special meal at a seafood restaurant. This is an exclusive room, serving f…
Gertrud
Excellent seafood restaurant, family business, lovely views, provide free collection and drop-off service with…
6. Room With a View, Seafood Restaurant (Forth View Hotel)
6. Room With a View, Seafood Restaurant (Forth View Hotel)
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4 local reviews
Room With a View, Seafood Restaurant (Forth View Hotel), Aberdour
01383 860402
Tahra
Tahra
Great seafood restaurant.
Linda
Linda
Excellent place if you want a very special meal at a seafood restaurant. This is an exclusive room, serving fresh seafood with a menu varyi…
Gertrud
Gertrud
Excellent seafood restaurant, family business, lovely views, provide free collection and drop-off service within Aberdour
7. Ondine Restaurant
7. Ondine Restaurant
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35 local reviews
2 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 226 1888
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Andrew
Best seafood restaurant in town. Pricey but the quality of food and service is excellent
Vaida
Modern and elegant seafood restaurant with an oyster bar serving sustainable fish dishes. One of the best seaf…
Simon
Probably the best seafood restaurant in Edinburgh. Can get pricey, but there are less expensive options on the…
7. Ondine Restaurant
7. Ondine Restaurant
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35 local reviews
2 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 226 1888
Andrew
Andrew
Best seafood restaurant in town. Pricey but the quality of food and service is excellent
Vaida
Vaida
Modern and elegant seafood restaurant with an oyster bar serving sustainable fish dishes. One of the best seafood restaurants in town.
Simon
Simon
Probably the best seafood restaurant in Edinburgh. Can get pricey, but there are less expensive options on the menu too.
8. Loch Fyne Fishmongers Edinburgh
8. Loch Fyne Fishmongers Edinburgh
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36 local reviews
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Tomas
Lovely seafood restaurant well worth a visit, especially on a sunny day as there is an outside decking area ov…
Mark & Morven
Delicious seafood restaurant. If you're visiting on a Tuesday, I'd recommend going for all you can eat 'mussel…
Filomena
Delicious seafood restaurant. If you're visiting on a Tuesday, I'd recommend going for all you can eat 'mussel…
8. Loch Fyne Fishmongers Edinburgh
8. Loch Fyne Fishmongers Edinburgh
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36 local reviews
Tomas
Tomas
Lovely seafood restaurant well worth a visit, especially on a sunny day as there is an outside decking area overlooking the harbour
Mark & Morven
Mark & Morven
Delicious seafood restaurant. If you're visiting on a Tuesday, I'd recommend going for all you can eat 'mussel madness'!
Filomena
Filomena
Delicious seafood restaurant. If you're visiting on a Tuesday, I'd recommend going for all you can eat 'mussel madness'!
9. Earthy
9. Earthy
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49 local reviews
6 Canonmills, Edinburgh
01315 56969
Establishment
Matt
Nice Organic Food Restaurant & Grocery Shop
anna
Healthy food restaurant with shop attached, good cakes and coffee.
Ellie and Scott
Organic food restaurant and shop
9. Earthy
9. Earthy
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49 local reviews
6 Canonmills, Edinburgh
01315 56969
Matt
Matt
Nice Organic Food Restaurant & Grocery Shop
anna
anna
Healthy food restaurant with shop attached, good cakes and coffee.
Ellie and Scott
Ellie and Scott
Organic food restaurant and shop
10. Shore
10. Shore
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9 local reviews
Shore, Edinburgh
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Shaun
Selection of fine seafood restaurants and bars
Yvette
Pubs and restaurants and a lovely walk down the Water of Leith - join it at the side of Tesco's and wander dow…
James
Just a great area to hang out in ... I have highlighted several places of interest but I am sure you will find…
10. Shore
10. Shore
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9 local reviews
Shore, Edinburgh
Shaun
Shaun
Selection of fine seafood restaurants and bars
Yvette
Yvette
Pubs and restaurants and a lovely walk down the Water of Leith - join it at the side of Tesco's and wander down to work up an appetite for s…
James
James
Just a great area to hang out in ... I have highlighted several places of interest but I am sure you will find your own places where everyon…