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The Doric

15-16 Market Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DE, Scotland
+44 131 225 1084
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cullen skink” (105 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (50 reviews)
“haggis” (180 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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15-16 Market Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DE, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Warm welcome cosy restaurant friendly. Good Scottish fare and other very good dishes. Loved my Shepherds Pie! Recommend.

Thank StuAlhaurinElGrande
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant needs work done. It is scruffy,needing painted and generally smartened up. We went for lunch. The food was good although if you take the inclusive menu,choice is limited. However,it was good to taste and well presented. The male waiter was efficient and friendly...More

1  Thank DaoHaddington
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great drinks here! We came in for quick drinks at this pub! Great place to visit during the festival!

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Doric is an Edinburgh institution and very good value for a tasty lunch, with nice views over towards Princes St. / the Balmoral. The decor is indeed a bit tired but it's quirky. Heaven forfend somebody comes along and modernises it! It has served...More

Thank hotelraterScotland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this place Ok bit tired looking and a piece of the lower wall was falling onto the girl sitting beside it. Found menu a bit limited only ended up getting bread to pick at which was a bit stale (although maybe it's some type...More

Thank Dundalkred
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, nice old setting Interior could do with a little TLC only reason it isn’t 5* Food is lovely fresh made and service is great

Thank ColleenFw85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the food and enjoy the entire place. The fresh salmon carpaccio was absolutely great, also the Fish and Chips are really tasty and you can share it because is huge. Is well located and you can have a really good food, for a...More

Thank Yuli P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to try Haggis and wasn’t disappointed. It was delicious and their cheese boards excellent. Delicious food.

Thank maryclerk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a really good place to eat, very busy so be prepared to have to book. Waiting staff were friendly although very slow to take our order and even slower to deliver the food!!

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for a lunchtime tipple on Saturday, I had a large G&T and my wife had a large vodka and tomato juice, these two drinks came to nearly £18, a bit pricey?

Thank Sean F
Princes Street and Gardens
Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
is only half one, since buildings only line one side.
But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views
are from Princes Street as a result. From here you
look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
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Julie R
7 September 2016|
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Response from david c | Reviewed this property |
there was carrot and coriander soup - not unhealthy ..............
Moira M
30 July 2016|
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Response from Judith W | Reviewed this property |
17 May 2016|
Response from West Port E | Property representative |
Hi I'm afraid we do not have a meeting room per se, we have a separate wine bar but this is open to the bar and restaurant area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 64
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15-16 Market Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Princes Street and Gardens
  • Neighbourhood: Princes Street and Gardens
  • Phone Number: +44 131 225 1084
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