We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


) #703 of 1,863 Restaurants in Edinburgh ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Asian, , Indian
13 -17 Brighton Place | Midlothian, Edinburgh EH15 1LH, Scotland
+44 131 669 8000
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (15 reviews)
“nan” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Asian, Bangladeshi, Indian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
13 -17 Brighton Place | Midlothian, Edinburgh EH15 1LH, Scotland
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (136)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 130 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I eat a lot around the world and am very fussy about Indian food. This place was simply delicious. A good range of dishes with the perennial favourites enhanced by some house specialities. The friend,y staff will ensure your taste buds are satisfied and dishes...More

Thank kirstenmd
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've reviewed this restaurant before although we've been there many times. My niece who loves a curry asked where she could take us for dinner. Bonoful was our choice........delicious, fresh, tasty as ever! I honestly can't fault this restaurant! It has the best King Prawn...More

Thank Bleachyspice
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I visited this restaurant away back in 2005 and was so happy to see it was still up and running when I returned to the area in 2015. The food in this restaurant is second to none, made with the freshest ingredients and is beyond...More

Thank Bleachyspice
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I know this is my 3rd review, but I really must let everyone know how wonderfully consistent standards are and how astonishingly good the food is!!! The beverages are excellent as well! 4 of us all enjoyed every element of the meal and, once again,...More

Thank Norman M
Bonoful, Manager at Bonoful, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Many thanks for your lovely review and we are delighted you enjoyed your experience @Bonoful restaurant. Look forward to seeing you very soon

Reviewed 14 May 2017

It is only a 5 minute walk from portobello prom and 1 minute from portobello high street and it's an amazing restaurant with great food and service!! You can get there on a 26, 21 and 49 bus that I know off. Our favourite restaurant...More

Thank Joanie0457
Bonoful, Manager at Bonoful, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Thanks you so much for taking the time to write a review and are delighted you enjoyed your meal. Also thank you for your excellent logistic information it really is appreciated, although we are local to Portobello we are very easy to get to from...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Ate here last week with some friends, staff were very friendly and food and service were good. A good Indian restaurant to visit if you are in the portobello area.

Thank mdavidson123
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Excellent food and service. The staff are friendly and helpful and remembered some of the dishes I've tried previously

1  Thank Barbeera
Bonoful, Manager at Bonoful, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We're delighted you enjoyed your meal with us. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 17 April 2017

Went here for a family meal with a toddler and baby. Staff were friendly, he!pful and attentive. Great meal which everyone enjoyed and reasonably priced. Will go again when next in Edinburgh.

Thank Anne B
Bonoful, Manager at Bonoful, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted you had a great time. We look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Another visit to our favourite Indian restaurant and, once more, our meal has been fantastic! Never fails to please. 2 chicken dishes, 2 lamb, all superb.

Thank Norman M
Bonoful, Manager at Bonoful, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Norman, thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was our pleasure serving you and delighted you had a lovely meal with us. Looking forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 19 March 2017

We had a very nice evening meal at Bonoful: homemade poppadums with great sauces, succulent main dishes with beautifully cooked pilau rice and delicately flavoured vegetable sides. The staff were very attentive and let us know when the food would be arriving and portions were...More

Thank Bernadette H
Nearby Restaurants
Butternut Squash
369 reviews
.13 km away
30 reviews
.02 km away
278 reviews
.27 km away
Nearby Attractions
Portobello Beach
499 reviews
.10 km away
The Velvet Easel Gallery
17 reviews
.36 km away
Silver Skye - Day Tours
60 reviews
.79 km away
Real Roman Tours
73 reviews
.80 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bonoful staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 -17 Brighton Place | Midlothian, Edinburgh EH15 1LH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 669 8000
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing