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Gourmet Burger Kitchen

137 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 4JY, Scotland
+44 131 260 9896
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“skinny fries” (18 reviews)
“burger” (168 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
137 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 4JY, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have to be honest and say I'm not a burger fan so when my husband wants his burger fix I usually resign myself to searching the menu for something I'll like. But in the last few years burger places have really upped their game...More

Thank Antonia D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Somewhat of a spontaneous visit. Unusual format where you order at the bar and pay in advance. Rather surprised and disappointed to be told they had "run out" of lamb by 19.30. Starters were very tasty and the burgers were full of flavour. Service was,...More

Thank ontoeat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a rather uneventful train ride to Edinburgh, we were looking for a place to grab a quick bite to take the edge off. It was 1400 and we were going out for a large meal at 1900, so we didn't fancy anything too big....More

Thank papafred67
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Never been before ..first time. Cant complain about the food ..or tje first person who seated us. But the waiter who served us was a complete fool. Asked us a question and answered it himself ..regarding drinks etc ..didnt give us time to answer as...More

Thank Laine H
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Went for a meal with friends celebrating the end of exams, 12 of us and we booked the table for 9 o'clock on a Saturday evening. We ordered our food and our drinks arrived promptly, however, when the food arrived the waitress didn't know what...More

Thank f r
Reviewed April 18, 2017

We waited a long time for drinks that we could see just sitting on the counter; staff didn't seem that bothered with customer service :-(

Thank FJK310
Reviewed March 27, 2017

Had a delicious meal here. Amazing variety of burgers, tasty food and great service. And a good selection of gluten free options - including gluten free rolls for the burgers! Would definitely recommend.

Thank Amy20591
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

Welcoming and friendly staff, Amazing bacon and cheese burger with a wide variety and mixes of cheese, skinny fries were a lot skinnier than I expected but they were great, the chicken skewers to start were very good. Selection of dips available, all very good...More

Thank James B
Reviewed January 29, 2017

I have always enjoyed burgers from GBK in the past but this branch is certainly not living up to the gourmet standard this chain sets itself. We were told that we had to have our burgers well done but they were devoid of any moistness....More

Thank c g
Reviewed January 10, 2017

the burgers are ok but not great. we also ordered chunky skin on fries but that's not what we got. instead we got cheap chips which were full of oil and inedible. the staff didn't even tell us theres sauces available at a table in...More

Thank Nadia_486
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 4JY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > New Town
  • Neighborhood: New Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 260 9896
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