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The Constitution

) #731 of 1,855 Restaurants in Edinburgh $$ - $$$ , British,
48 Constitution Street | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6RS, Scotland
+44 131 538 9374
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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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 3, 2015 via mobile

A big thank you to all at the Constitution for making our celebration so special. Great ambiance, food and service. Will definitely be back again soon.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed January 20, 2015

I recently took a weekend away with my girlfriend and was recommended the constitution by a few friends for food who stay in the area, the moment we walked in the door we knew why. the place is decorated nicely, we were sat in the...More

Thank DannyAustin12
Reviewed December 29, 2014

We held our wedding here in November 2014. It was a small affair (around 45 people). Our guests began to arrive from the Registrar’s office around 4:15pm where a drinks reception had been laid out in the Red Room. We had champagne, whisky, bottles of...More

Thank Graham R
Reviewed December 21, 2014

Nice local flavour place to visit. Good range of beers and reasonably priced wine. Always busy with tourists and locals which is a good sign.

Thank Hugh H
Reviewed December 11, 2014

Came here for a pub supper and was pleased with this place. Was seated quickly and served quickly too. I had a burger called The Artery Clogger, which does exactly as it says, haha. It was delicious though and reasonably priced. Anyone visiting the Leith...More

Thank Gavin L
Reviewed October 20, 2014

My partner and i enjoyed here for brunch, pleasant staff and quick service. We sat outside as was a lovely day.

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed October 18, 2014

Yet again atrocious service at this place. I felt as if I was invisible and I was the only person at the bar. This place would not survive in Liverpool or the U.S.A. I walked out in disgust and will be spreading the word.

5  Thank IanJones71
Reviewed June 7, 2014

"My wife and I had friends from Oz visiting for a few days, so I booked a table online. On the way to our destination, our friends mistook The Constitution for Nobles, which is right next door. It is kind of tucked away as you...More

5  Thank Johnjeffrey
Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

Had a voucher through Amazon local that allowed two Wagu burgers with chips and salad...and a beer Staff friendly and a nice place. Food wise, burger was maybe a bit dry and could have had a sexier salad - it consisted of lettuce. In all...More

2  Thank irishond77
Reviewed May 23, 2014

Had a few leaving nights at the Constitution and they have always been a very pleasant evening. The service from the bar staff is fantastic, the food provided for the events is very good and the drinks are very reasonably priced. The restaurant is also...More

Thank J M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $18
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Grill, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, 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
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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