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The Constitution

$$ - $$$, British,
48 Constitution Street | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6RS, Scotland
+44 131 538 9374
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“bean burger” (2 reviews)
“side salad” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Grill, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Constitution Street | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6RS, Scotland
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Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

I haven't eaten here in a while but I will definitely be eating here again soon! I had beef stroganoff which was the delicious. The meat was tasty and tender with a lovely rich mushroom sauce served with fluffy rice and crusty bread. My friend...More

Thank Lou1974Edinburgh
Reviewed January 23, 2016 via mobile

Stopped of for a pub lunch after a hard morning shopping. Great selection of pub classics but opted for the texmex and pulled pork burgers and were not disappointed. They were massive, tasty and well cooked. Also came with a delicious relish, side salad and...More

Thank ewankay
Reviewed January 13, 2016

Really nice relaxed atmosphere . . excellent food best nachos and a platter which arrives with its own postcode !! Thank you again great food great venue .

1  Thank adrian g
Reviewed January 2, 2016

Returned again and not disappointed. Excellent atmosphere, great staff and huge selection of drinks. Love the decor.

1  Thank 42slarty
Reviewed December 14, 2015

Office Christmas Lunch was a cracker. Great service, Fantastic food, Excellent prices. Only let down was the shortage of alcohol-free cocktails. However, the single offering was delicious and very refreshing.

1  Thank Notascotsmiss
Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

Modern spacious interior. Good disabled access. Good food. We pre ordered as there was a group of about 12. I had the soup as a starter. It was fresh and hearty. It also came with a half baguette and generous portion of butter. I had...More

1  Thank Joan A
Reviewed November 19, 2015

I visited the constitution with business associates. We had a set menu that had been previously arranged. The restaurant catered for our quirky nut, diary, gluten free and vegetarian requirements all within the set menu options which was nice. The staff were polite and efficient,...More

1  Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed August 29, 2015

On our first night in Edinburgh, we were looking for a place to eat while watching a big football game, The Constitution was everything we could have hoped for: great food, great service and great atmosphere. It's easy to get to by taxi from Edinburgh...More

1  Thank Grahame M
Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

I booked the constitution bar for my boyfriends birthday party as most of the reviews for this place were good. Buffet was a good standard. Prosecco was good. But a couple of the bar staff were very rude. We opened a bottle of wine that...More

4  Thank Shanaz N
Reviewed July 17, 2015

Yet again - I cannot praise this place enough (people will think I am on commission)(I am not). My work colleague and I have visited the Constitution twice this week alone. The value £5 meal with a soft drink cannot be beaten. We have both...More

1  Thank Francesca121
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $20
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Grill, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Constitution Street | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6RS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 538 9374
  • E-mail
The Constitution is a fantastic Grill bistro-style casual Leith eatery. Our menu is locally sourced and freshly created. We have over 20 local craft ales and draught beers, an attractive wine list to choose from as well as a special cocktail menu. The Red Room is our exclusive place for parties,intimate dining, birthday
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