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A festive visit

While in Edinburgh to see a number of shows in the Fringe we decided to go for dinner at The Bon... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Charles S
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Excellent bar, can't understand why an earlier reviewer's comments on the staff, I spent a couple... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
James D
York, United Kingdom
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  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Aug 2018
“A festive visit”
9 Apr 2018
“Visit this bar!”
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51 Thistle Street, Edinburgh EH2 1DY, Scotland
New Town
+44 131 225 3275
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

While in Edinburgh to see a number of shows in the Fringe we decided to go for dinner at The Bon Vivant. We were not disappointed. The staff were excellent and the food was of a very high standard. A number of us chose the...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Excellent bar, can't understand why an earlier reviewer's comments on the staff, I spent a couple of very enjoyable hours in here with knowledgeable staff who knew how to mix a cocktail, Customers very friendly too, will return.

Thank James D
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Our meals were all delicious, fresh & well presented. The night we were there was very busy & the atmosphere was fun & lively. The staff did a very good job. We were well looked after but neither hurried nor ignored.

Thank RandiDI
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Popped in for a drink after a fantastic meal next door at Dusit dissapointed that this bar does not stock Malibu!!! Even more dissapointed that they had no Coke either..... Staff were like lost sheep....baaaahhh

Thank ian007dq
Reviewed 30 March 2016

We visited this restaurant on good Friday. Well it was amazing, the staff, food, service were excellent. Would recommend this to anyone.

Thank M16RRT
Reviewed 24 January 2016

We were recommended to this place by Sean at The Table (see our review about the food at what we think is the best restaurant in Edinburgh) and we were excited to find that not only does she stock different wines than normal, but a...More

Thank RHOBoston
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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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