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1886 Restaurant

) #1,007 of 1,864 Restaurants in Edinburgh ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ British, European,
134 Braid Road, Edinburgh EH10 6JD, Scotland
+44 131 447 8888
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
4 weeks ago
“Very good food, if a little pricey”
14 Apr 2017
“Enjoyable dinner with varied menu”
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British, European, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
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134 Braid Road, Edinburgh EH10 6JD, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was very good, especially the scallops. Steak was a little overcooked. Service was friendly and professional. I would say that the food is just a little overpriced. Still, it is worth a visit.

Thank JC0453
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Staff are attentive and pleasant and the menu is varied and gives a good joice over all ranges and types of food. all the food I had was well cooked and enjoyable.

Thank William H
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Each night I chose to eat fish, which was very good. Well presented, hot and tasty, with pleasant service

Thank F R
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We enjoyed a buffet breakfast in the bright restaurant. The staff are helpful and the food is tasty.

Thank Val P
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Overall I was very impressed with the restaurant. The staff were very friendly and polite. I associated the Braids with simple meaty food so I was pleasantly surprised to discover they had a vegan and vegetarian menu. The chef had never actually been asked to...More

Thank Lanarkgal
Reviewed 15 December 2016

My husband ordered the Lamb dish and I ordered the Border beef (served pink). I did ask the waiter how pink the meat would be and he informed me that it had to be fairly rare as, if you overlook the meat it becomes tough....More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I am a simple eater so went for my all time favourite a burger. It was good. cant say more than that, Breakfast was OK bacon and sausages could have done with a few more minutes under the grill..

Thank glenn r
Reviewed 7 October 2016

A great meal at a reasonable price, food was well cooked and staff were polite and friendly. We were not rushed and there is a good choice on the menu.

Thank ayresomelad
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I was lucky enough to visit the attached hotel with work, and ate in the restaurant every night. During my stay, the menu changed and some new options were put on. A very welcome change to the older menu (which was still very nice!) and...More

Thank UKPeteGraham
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Excellent for dinner, wonderful regional dishes, artfully prepared. the selections included venison, pork, beef, and fish. All were nicely put together with well varied accompaniments. The goat cheese salad was beautiful; the steamed greens were very fresh. The wine list was very nice, and the...More

Thank ItsMyScreenName
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 45
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Braid Road, Edinburgh EH10 6JD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 447 8888
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Our most formal dining option is open from 6pm each evening. 1886 Restaurant is a spacious, modern dining room, flooded with natural daylight and enjoying panoramic views across Edinburgh to the Firth of Forth beyond. Seasonality is the driving force within our restaurant menu. Keeping freshness at the forefront of our cooking. All our key ingredients are well sourced from reputable local suppliers. Provenance is important to us and we aim to showcase great Scottish produce throughout our food offering. Our team of chefs are dedicated to producing well balanced, simple food with great flavour. Presenting amazing dishes with a keen eye for detail and flare is our passion. Our 1886 menu changes regularly throughout the year to reflect the very best Scotland has to offer - if you would like a confirmed menu for your visit please contact a member of our team who can advise.
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