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“Ribs so tender you could barely get them off the plate!”
Review of Three Birds

Three Birds
Ranked #97 of 2,728 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Went as part of big family table whilst on holiday. The venue was small but cosy and the service was fast and friendly. We had olives as a nibbles whilst we waited for our food- they were very meaty with a lovely citrus kick- we've never had that variety before and will very much be looking out for them in the future.

Whilst I tried none of my dinners companions food the "3Birds and beasts" sharing platter I had was phenomenal- the ox cheeks were maybe a little over seasoned but tasted rich and mindblowingly succulent, the wings and pulled pork were lovely but the real star of the show was the pork ribs, they were literally so tender the meat would fall of the bone as you raised it from the plate.

In all we had great evening and will definately be back next we're in Edinburgh.

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Thank Todd G
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

This small eatery just off the main road through Bruntsfield is a good find. They have three places around Edinburgh but I've yet to try the others. After a friendly greeting we perused the menus and shared a starter, a feta and pistachio dip with enormous crisps. Our mains of fish and chicken very tasty and good portions followed by an apple crumble with black garlic ice cream and carrot cake mess. They serve good coffee too. Staff friendly throughout. Open lunchtimes and evenings every day. Worth booking as it is small and can fill up.

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Thank Karl S
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Been a few times and always enjoy it, feels like a great local place. The atmosphere is good. It’s welcoming and the food and drinks hit the spot too.

Thank James C
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

First meal post baby number one with my wife dairy and soya free.

Usually that would mean limited options but when we arrived we were encouraged to pick what we wanted and the chef would adapt to suit.

Fantastic service, fantastic food and fantastic wine. Thank you.

Thank FamousTartanArmy
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

We needed to grab some lunch soon after arriving in Edinburgh and a quick search of the area local to our AirBnB brought up this little gem.

The place is small but perfectly formed with tasteful decor - we were there for lunch but I imagine it is very ambient in the evenings. We were lucky to get a little table for two in the window where we were waited on with great attentiveness and fantastic, friendly, fun service.

We did sharesies on our meal so we could try more things and both meals were great, bold in flavour and just the right amount of food. We thought, particularly for the price, it was incredibly good value.

Given the opportunity we would not hesitate to revisit this lovely little restaurant.

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Thank cassidiealder
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