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Morningside Restaurants

Nonna's KitchenNonna's Kitchen
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Italian | Morningside, Edinburgh

Located at 45 Morningside Road in south-west Edinburgh, Nonna’s Kitchen serves home-style Sicilian food. It is 10-15 minutes’ drive from Waverley Station and the city centre – 25 minutes by bus – and The Meadows public park and the adjoining Bruntsfield Links, with it short hole golf course, are less than 5 minutes away by car or taxi (20 minutes on foot). This critically-acclaimed restaurant has a contemporary décor that makes for a chic dining experience. Nonna’s Kitchen’s extensive à la carte menu offers a variety of delicious meat and seafood recipes – served with artisanal pasta that tastes different to typical commercial pasta – and features several daily specials. The restaurant also offers an interesting concept named “assaggini”: a menu that offers small portions – think of it as a uniquely Italian take on tapas. The dessert menu is composed of famous Italian staples, which, served with a cup of hot coffee, offer a fitting 'pick me up' at the end of a meal.More

HimalayaHimalaya
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Indian | Morningside, Edinburgh

In Edinburgh’s lively Bruntsfield area, Himalaya Tandoori Restaurant serves delicious Indian cuisine. Its location at 171 Bruntsfield Place is very close to The Meadows, Bruntsfield Links and King’s Theatre. Its venue can be reached in less than 10 minutes from Slateford Railway Station. The interior of Himalaya Tandoori Restaurant exhibits an unpretentious charm which is both cosy and comfortable for a relaxed dining experience. The restaurant has been serving the locals in the area since 1981. Himalaya Tandoori Restaurant aims to introduce the diverse tastes of Indian cuisine through its menu. Dishes prepared in the Indian clay oven are not to be missed. More

The Hermitage BarThe Hermitage Bar
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Gastro Pub | Morningside, Edinburgh

Situated at 1 Comiston Road in Edinburgh’s Morningside area, The Hermitage Bar is a vibrant public house that offers a mouth-watering range of British cuisine and beverages. Directly in front of the renowned Morningside clock, it spans the entire ground floor of a building block. The menu offers the best of British gastronomy: the divine Balmoral chicken and twice cooked pork belly will satisfy the palates of traditionalists and food enthusiasts alike. The beverages on offer complement the fine food served – there is a superb range of draught beer, with quality rum, single malt whisky and cocktail selections. The warm, welcoming décor of the bar interior befits the great-tasting food and drinks. With its friendly service and pleasant ambience, this lovely local has a family of loyal followers. Enjoy regular live music nights, or try your luck at the pub quiz – make a reservation today.More

Bia BistrotBia Bistrot
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French | Morningside, Edinburgh

Bia Bistrot, located at 19 Colinton Road in Edinburgh's Morningside area, serves classic French food with a Gaelic twist in a cosy bistro atmosphere. Situated in the south of the city, Bia Bistrot is 10 minutes' drive from Haymarket station. The owners, who are also the restaurant's chefs, believe in spreading the goodness of home-made, sustainable food. Their ideal is reflected in the way the menu is prepared and since its opening more than a decade ago the restaurant has won many accolades. The menu has a comprehensive selection of dishes, all based on the freshest seasonal produce available from the local market. Specials are changed daily, as are the 2 and 3 course set menus and vegan, gluten- and dairy-free dishes are also available by request. The drinks menu is made up of well-chosen fine wines, Scottish craft beers and aged single malt whiskies. More

PapilioPapilio
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Italian | Morningside, Edinburgh

Papilio is an Italian restaurant, commended by diners in the Bruntsfield area of Edinburgh. With a menu serving up traditional Italian cuisine diners can choose from an array of options including lasagne al forno, calamari fritti, and pollo alla milanese. There are a wide variety of both pizzas and pasta dishes and an option to request gluten-free pasta. Papilio also has a seperate wine list, where diners can choose from a variety of Italian blends. Located at 158 Bruntsfield Place, the restaurant is a twelve minute drive from Edinburgh Waverley station and an eleven minute drive from Edinburgh Castle.More

Salt CafeSalt Cafe
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Gastro Pub | Morningside, Edinburgh

Salt Café serves delicious Scottish cuisine and comfort food in close proximity to Edinburgh’s popular public park, The Meadows. Its location at 54-56 Morningside Road makes can be found within a 10 minute drive of both Haymarket and Slateford train stations. Besides an understated décor, the cosy interior of the restaurant showcases a nice interplay of light and dark tones. It also has a small outside seating area suitable for enjoying the taste of good food in warmer months. Salt Café has a varied menu with tasty vegetarian options available both for breakfast and main meals. The restaurant offers pre-set platters with various combinations of its specialties. Brunch is also a popular option however reservations are not accepted for Saturday and Sunday brunch service.More

Osteria Del Tempo PersoOsteria Del Tempo Perso
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Italian | Morningside, Edinburgh

Osteria del Tempo Perso, located near Bruntsfield Links, serves Italian delicacies very close to Edinburgh’s city centre. Its venue at 208 Bruntsfield Place is a little over 5 minutes’ drive away Slateford Railway Station. Osteria del Tempo Perso’s interior, themed after the original osteria operational in Rome in mid 19th century, oozes a timeless charm. The Osteria firmly believes in using local produce to maintain the freshness of its food. The restaurant’s menu is dominated by classic pasta and risotto dishes, with a range of vegetarian and non vegetarian antipasti and bruschettas that set the tone for a hearty meal. These are followed by a selection of the finest Italian cheeses, cured meats and marinated vegetables. To pair with food, the restaurant also offers an extensive list of high quality wine, procured from growers who produce it under ecologically sustainable conditions.More

The Canny Man'sThe Canny Man's
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Swedish | Morningside, Edinburgh

The Canny Man’s pub, located at 237 Morningside Road Edinburgh, has been family-run since 1871. Canny Man’s has become a landmark in itself and can easily be reached by car, bus or taxi driving south from the city to the Morningside area. The Canny Man’s take pride in offering what they claim to be the best of all breweries as well as having over 250 Whiskys to select from. In addition to the extensive drinks choice, they specialise in seafood and smørrebrød open sandwiches. This Edinburgh institution has kept true to its past and is prepared to preserve the future which is evident in its unique and vintage design with antique décor.More

Inca RestaurantInca Restaurant
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Italian | Morningside, Edinburgh

Visited on 2nd January. Restaurant quiet due to bank holiday. Looked after superbly by owner, chef , waiter all rolled into one he was doing a great job on his own due to staff holidays. 3 of us had a memorable lunch. Thank you. More

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Caffe E CucinaCaffe E Cucina
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Italian | Morningside, Edinburgh

Caffé e Cucina is a small Italian restaurant, located at 372 Morningside Road, in the heart of Edinburgh. Diners can expect a relaxing and cosy atmosphere making this perfect for a casual lunch or romantic dinner. Caffé e Cucina uses fresh produces from the local suppliers to create an authentically Italian menu. The chefs regularly come up with new ideas to add variety and a refreshing touch to the cuisine. Caffé e Cucina’s coffee and drinks menu is as carefully crafted as their food. From Espresso Macchiato to Luxury Hot Chocolate with marshmallows, the taste and flavour of the Mediterranean are evident everywhere. More

Three Birds RestaurantThree Birds Restaurant
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British | Morningside, Edinburgh

Situated in Bruntsfield Edinburgh, the Three Birds restaurant is a magnificent restaurant that offers Modern European dishes. Located near the Meadows at 3-5 Viewforth, Three Birds is the perfect place to refresh at after an afternoon stroll. Customers are treated to a menu that cater for both adults and children and has a good selection for vegetarians. The stylish décor and relaxed atmosphere in the restaurant supplements the tasty food and wonderful wine offered. The famous restaurants first opened its doors in the summer of 2012. Since that time it has continues to enchant its customers with excellent services and foods. The Sunday Times recognized its excellence and voted it as one of the best restaurants in the United Kingdom. The place is popular for its quality foods and attractive presentation. More

The GurkhaThe Gurkha
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Nepalese | Morningside, Edinburgh

The Gurkha Restaurant, at 128 Morningside Road in the Morningside area of south-west Edinburgh, serves delectable Nepalese and Indian cuisine. The Meadows public park and Murrayfield Stadium, the home of Scottish rugby, can be reached in around 10 minutes by car or taxi; Waverley Station and the city centre are around 15 minutes' drive (20 minutes by bus). The Gurkha’s traditionally-decorated interior provides a homely ambience in which to enjoy a variety of delicious cuisine. An extensive list of pan-fried and grilled appetisers are the ideal starting point to a meal at The Gurkha. The menu includes a range of sumptuous lamb, chicken and vegetable curries, prepared using generous amounts of Himalayan herbs and spices traditional to Nepal and India and fragrant rice and naan breads are fitting accompaniments. Set lunch and dinner menus offer a delightful sampling of the region’s many culinary specialities.More