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Toby Carvery Liberton

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41 Howden Hall Road, Edinburgh EH16 6PG, Scotland
+44 131 672 1408
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8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Welcome to the Toby Carvery Liberton. When it comes to roast dinners, we...
Welcome to the Toby Carvery Liberton. When it comes to roast dinners, we really know our stuff. Every day our chefs lay on a feast of tender, hand-carved meats with all the trimmings – including towering Yorkshire puds, golden roasties with all those lovely little crunchy bits, and plenty of freshly prepared veg, all crowned with proper gravy. So it's no wonder we're Edinburgh’s favourite carvery restaurant. Drop by and you'll find lots more on offer, including cooked breakfasts and tasty specials.
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  • 29
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  • 40
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Typical Toby

Lovely house and the gardens are nice and there's ample parking. The food is just what you'd expect from any Toby. Sufficient meat and as much veg as you want. The food's nothing special but given the price, I thought it was good value. The staff at this Toby are pleasant and welcoming... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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Hong Kong, China
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50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Lovely house and the gardens are nice and there's ample parking. The food is just what you'd expect from any Toby. Sufficient meat and as much veg as you want. The food's nothing special but given the price, I thought it was good value. The staff at this Toby are pleasant and welcoming, especially those who are presumably from overseas... More 

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Toby Carvery R, Guest Relations Manager at Toby Carvery Liberton, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post your comments. We read every review and try and take all guest feedback on board so we can continually improve. More 

Lerwick
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We visited on a recent Sunday evening for the carvery. Our first course - although we had different ones - had a bread roll which had been heated at least twice and was bordering on the rock hard on the outside. These were replaced, but not a great apology. My pate was very good, and my colleagues soup was fine.... More 

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Thanks for taking the time to write us a review. We really appreciate all the feedback we receive from our guests. More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The Toby Carvery is situated half way between the city centre and the city bypass, and is less than 10 mins drive out from Cameron Toll. I have passed it on many occasions in the car, and it's set back from the main road in what appears to be an old former Georgian house in nice grounds with ample parking.... More 

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Midlothian, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I love this place. Great food and friendly staff. Good atmosphere inside and nice grounds surrounding the restaurant. You know what you are getting here and you can count on a really good, filling meal. I always avoid on a Sunday as the prices are bumped up by £3 per person with nothing more to show for the increase but... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

In Edinburgh it can be hard to find places to eat which offer value for money. This is especially the case if you have kids. The Toby Carvery situated at Howdenhall Road is an exception. I have been here with my wife a few times in the past but not recently and things have improved. We were welcomed by a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

I normally enjoy Toby, however on this occasion they had issues with the ovens, which meant at the time I went up for my carvery there were no roast potatoes, an integral part of a roast dinner. With no hint of any compensation or discount. A little dissapointed by the service.

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Toby Carvery R, Guest Relations Manager at Toby Carvery Liberton, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments. We’re really sorry your last visit wasn’t up to scratch. Your feedback is really important to us and we’ll make sure your comments are seen by the team. More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This toby carvery puts shame to the others in Edinburgh,the whole place needs a clean up seats are stained and dirty,could do with a good face lift,the grounds outside are nice,shame as staff were really nice and pleasant

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Toby Carvery R, Guest Relations Manager at Toby Carvery Liberton, responded to this review

We’re really sorry we didn’t meet your expectations on your last visit. Thank you for leaving your comments and we’ll pass your feedback on to the team. More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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251 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

Had a lovely roast dinner here last night. All of the food was hot + fresh. The only downside was the meat portions were pretty skimpy compared to usual, the king size was more like what you would normally get, with the only change being some chipolatas + an extra yorkie. Overall very good for the price and there is... More 

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Edinburgh
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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

This was my second visit to this carvery but my first review. The food is fine - the meat can vary on the time and day of your visit. I had turkey both times and I had the pork today. The meat is fine. The roast tatties are ok and the veg is fine. I had a bit of everything... More 

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

This seemed to be a new Toby and was a lovely building. The food was nice but on the two evenings we went, my son asked for the same two puddings and they didn't have them. Shame really as they are standard on Toby menus everywhere. Everything else was nice though

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Additional Information about Toby Carvery Liberton

Address: 41 Howden Hall Road, Edinburgh EH16 6PG, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 131 672 1408
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 9 - 19
Cuisine: British, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 41 Howden Hall Road, Edinburgh EH16 6PG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 672 1408

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 19
  • Cuisine: British, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Welcome to the Toby Carvery Liberton. When it comes to roast dinners, we really know our stuff. Every day our chefs lay on a feast of tender, hand-carved meats with all the trimmings – including towering Yorkshire puds, golden roasties with all those lovely little crunchy bits, and plenty of freshly prepared veg, all crowned with proper gravy. So it's no wonder we're Edinburgh’s favourite carvery restaurant. Drop by and you'll find lots more on offer, including cooked breakfasts and tasty specials.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm

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