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18-19 Union Pl, Edinburgh EH1 3NQ, Scotland (Broughton)
+44 131 556 6590
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Ranked #442 of 1,898 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Price range: $30 - $39
Hours:
Sun 12:15 pm - 11:45 pm
Mon - Tue 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Wed 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thu 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:45 am
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Broughton
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Family Italian restaurant fresh made food . Opposite the playhouse teatro 5 minutes walk from the train station and bus terminal
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English first
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

Giuliano's is my favourite restaurant. It's not just a meal out, it's a fun experience too. Giuliano, Angelo and their staff always deliver. It's a bit like having a meal in your own home without the hassle, and with happy people round about you who take a real joy in serving and entertaining you.The food gets better with every visit... More 

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Haddington, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Greeted by friendly waiter in a nice environment on a Wednesday afternoon. We ordered, from an extensive menu, some garlic bread and bruschetta, garlic bread was okay, bruschetta was tasteless, bread was cold and soggy. I had salmon on a bed of leeks and onion, couldn't actually identify the leeks and onion in the yellow sauce, served with some baby... More 

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Giulianos L, General Manager at Giuliano's, responded to this review

Dear Customer, I would personally like to thank you for taking the time to write your review on Trip Advisor. I am deeply sorry that you were disappointed with your experience in our restaurant as we try very hard to make the experience for each customer memorable in a good way. I would encourage you to come back for another... More 

Campello, Spain
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We found this restaurant as a consequence of being let down by another italian restaurant nearby who failed to record our booking. Despite not having booked , and despite it being a busy Saturday night , Giulianos's were happy to accomodate us. The menu choices are excellent , and the prices fair , but what struck us most about this... More 

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E.lothian
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42 reviews 42 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Had a quick 2 course pre WICKED theatre experience at The Playhouse. Bruchette and salmon pasta dish excellent. Wine was poor.Total Less than £23 per person not bad for City prices. Service always quick and very pleasant staff.

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

A group of 18 of us visited on Saturday. We ordered in advance as we only had the table for 2 hours which is to be expected given the time of year. The food was served quickly by very friendly staff. The food was lovely and everyone really enjoyed their meals. I would definitely visit again.

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Cairneyhill
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I visited here with my daughter after hearing so much about it. We were put in the conservatory and it was really cold. The meal was mediocre - very disappointed. We went in 2013.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Been here a few times and decided to come back for my son's 17th birthday. Great atmosphere as always, service a bit slow on mains but put that down to the T-bone. Food is always great as it was this time and manager/owner takes an interest in the detail. Worth a visit if you like friendly atmosphere and good food.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We love it here, food and staff always fabulous but now it looks even better. Well done Angelo, Marcia, Scott (and Giuliano)!

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Being in close proximity to the Edinburgh playhouse I was expecting high prices and low quality, however, I was pleasantly surprised. The decor could probably do with updating a bit, but the food portions were plentiful, good quick service and the food was good quality - I had a Chateaubriand for one which I have never seen on a menu... More 

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Went in without a reservation,got seated straight away,lovely atmosphere plenty of family's eating,staff very friendly and attentive.The food was delicious well cooked and presented overall a very pleasant experience.

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Additional Information about Giuliano's

Address: 18-19 Union Pl, Edinburgh EH1 3NQ, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 131 556 6590
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Broughton
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:15 pm - 11:45 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 12:45 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:45 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 39
Cuisine: Italian

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