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Wildfire

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighborhood:
New Town
European, British, Soups, Scottish
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192 Rose Street, Edinburgh EH2 4AZ, Scotland
+44 131 225 3636
Today
5:15 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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newcastle upon tyne
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22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I booked this restraunt after scouring trip adviser for ideas. I wanted a restaurant that would cater for one of the party not being able to eat garlic. We were greeted by lovely staff and shown to our table. It is a small restaurant but I think this created a good ambiance. The menu is wonderful lots of different things... More 

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Elgin, United Kingdom
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164 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Cannot fault this restaurant for food or service. Great sirloin and a really good fish pie. Pudding was a warm chocolate and almond cake with ice cream and fruit compote. It was fantastic. Found this by looking on Trip advisor. It was all it is supposed to be.

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went on the Monday night just after their reopening and the popularity of this small restaurant was obvious as a sign on the door explained they were fully booked! Not sure what it looked like before the redecoration but now appears as a small, informal family bistro, with a limited menu, rather than the restaurant I was perhaps mistakenly. expecting.... More 

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Sawbridgeworth, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent quality restaurant with very good steak and haggis. Quite small, although our, booked, table was fine. Lot of people were turned away without reservations. Reasonably priced and well located on Rose St.

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westmids/calaegos
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111 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My first trip to Edinburgh and I was very impressed with the city, the people and the food. My husband took me to Wildfire as he'd been there before. We didn't have a booking but luckily they fitted us in on the late sitting, which suited us perfectly. I had the haggis to start with. It was filling but utterly... More 

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Bristol
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

e dined as a couple after Christmas whilst visiting Edinburgh having booked in advance after read good reviews - it didn't disappoint. The staff were very friendly and the service faultless. We had starters of mussels and goats cheese, mains of Fish Pie and Fillet Steak. Desert was oatmeal/honey/whiskey ice-cream with fabulous shortbread and a sticky toffee pudding. We couldn't... More 

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Managed to squeeze in here on a Friday evening on a booking made on a Wednesday morning - and was not disappointed. Warm, friendly welcome on arrival by the 2 female waiting staff who were on good form while we were there with their good friendly chat with all the diners. The food was excellent - would thoroughly recommend the... More 

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Stockholm
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510 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 249 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a small place (ca 28 places), so booking is essential. Service is good but staff could be better informed about local products. We had a very good fish pie followed by four local cheeses. This was perfect as was the Austrian wine we had.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

wonderful food and what a choice.....fish lamb and of course Scottish Steaks of the highest quality. Add this to great staff and a great choice of beers and wines.....what are you waiting on!

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Caerphilly County, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited last week whilst staying in Edinburgh, Me and my wife visited last in 2012 and wanted to return. We booked for six on Friday night three weeks prior to trip due to demand, it has not changed in 4 years great little gem with fabulous food. It was my sons partners birthday and we wanted to book somewhere special,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$74
Cuisine
European, British, Soups, Scottish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:15 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
5:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:15 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:15 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:15 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
5:15 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday
5:15 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 192 Rose Street, Edinburgh EH2 4AZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > New Town
  • Neighborhood: New Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 225 3636

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Staying in New Town

Neighborhood Profile
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 squares, and self-important statues. But it’s also a very wanderable neighborhood, with a healthy bustle at almost any time of day and fine people-watching in places like St Andrew's Square which fills with picnickers around lunch. You’ll also find a series of cheerful basement bistros on Hanover Street, while dark Rose Street has something of the feel of an undiscovered back alley and is chock-full of characterful pubs and small independent shops.
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