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Tigerlily

125 george st, Edinburgh EH2 4JN, Scotland (New Town)
0131 225 5005
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Ranked #518 of 1,855 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Price range: $51 - $205
Cuisines: Fusion
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: New Town
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English first
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW via mobile

We had a great night here with 20 plus people to celebrate a friends birthday. The food was as expected and was value for money. Don't go here if you expect great food , more hard rock standard but that's ok. Service was good but the place is too busy to allow the staff to do more than they can.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

I booked Tigerlily for afternoon tea on Saturday. We were eventually shown to a table which hadn't been set properly... There was no teacup! We ordered the deluxe tea, thinking it came with a bottle of prosecco, it was actually just a glass each. When our food came we were really disappointed by the fact that there were so few... More

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scotland
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

We decided to have pre dinner drinks in the first bar on the left, the barmen were busy making cocktails but did not even acknowledge that i was standing there. They displayed a attitude that can only be described as rude. On going to dinner i found that the restaurant also has a bar which was very loud, a large... More

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Skipton, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

I was here with a group of friends recently, and it is a lovely place - the decor and atmosphere in here was lovely. They have the most amazing smoking room too, it's and outside-inside room, and is a great step up from standing out on the street. We only had a selection of the platters that are on offer,... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

The ambiance is lovely and the food was top class. The service too was so professional and we had the loveliest meal which being a set menu suited all tastes and we were delighted. Top class for sure

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

The food was amazing, as were the cocktails! The décor is fantastic and so girly! I loved every minute. The Music was great and the staff were so helpful and accommodating. The Service amazing. Will defo go back.

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Perth, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Having visited a few years ago and knowing of its good reputation, we popped in for cocktails when in Edinburgh then decided to stay for dinner as the menu appealed. Two sections to the review - bar then restaurant as they were very different! The bar and drinks. We found a spot at a high table and sat down expecting... More

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Galashiels, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Was in Tigerlilly yesterday afternoon for an Afternoon Tea hen do. Yes, there were 24 of us and yes it was the last weekend of the festival so Edinburgh was really busy. However, the wait for our food was totally ridiculous. Our table was booked for 3.30pm and it was almost 4.45 before any food arrived. We were sitting on... More

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Gatehouse of Fleet, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

My daughter took me here for an afternoon tea treat for my birthday. We thoroughly enjoyed the experienced, the food (sandwiches and cakes) were delicious and as another reviewer said, we had cocktails served in an old kettle. The surroundings were lovely, we enjoyed our time before it started to get very busy and packed out. All in all I... More

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Dined here today for lunch and we were not offered the 2 dine for £15.00 menu. It was not until we have arrived home tonight that we have reviewed the menu and we feel very let down. The choices that we made were both on the set menu and we feel duped into paying circa £23.00 for two main courses... More

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