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Whiski Rooms

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Mon, 5/27
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
RATINGS
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Food and ambience

Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene

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Sponsored by: Whiski Rooms

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Incredible
1. Incredible
"The meal was fantastic,"
Woody2989
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2. Lovey experience
2. Lovey experience
"Don't miss the haggis and the whiskey tasting."
Ana L
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3. Amazing place!
3. Amazing place!
"blown away with food and service. Staff are fantastic, really friendly"
Karen M
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About
Stunning restaurant & bar with adjoining whisky shop. Fresh Scottish food and a great location overlooking Edinburgh Princes Street, minutes from Edinburgh Castle. Daily whisky tastings. Families and groups welcome.
PRICE RANGE
$13 - $32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Scottish, Grill
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Street Parking, Wine and Beer
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely, comfortable place with very nice food and charming staff. We were there several times throughout the week of April 14, as it was convenient to our hotel and we were often meeting friends from other places. Each time, we were warmly received. Samantha, Allister,...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Thebar86
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We fell upon this restaurant on a very busy Monday lunch. We had tried several other pubs/ eateries on the way down from the castle, but they were all fully booked (lucky for us.) We had a beautiful lunch, very reasonably priced and service was...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 538kirstyf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the restaurant with my husband at the begining of this month and we had a lovely evening.My husband tried their whisky tasking menu and we had dinner as well. The service was excellent and the food was very good as well. I highly...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled across this amazing place on a really hot day. Wasn't sure what to think from the front, but I'm glad we found it! Steak sandwich to die for!! And an enormous selection of whiskeys! Don't miss it!!

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank tonymI7015LS
Reviewed April 20, 2019

We went to try the Haggis and Pie and love it! The place is amazing full of details, there was celtic live music and the staff where very friendly and great at the service. Perfect location and perfect for dinner and drinks, just drinks and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Natalia H
Reviewed April 19, 2019

This was such a great experience for our last night in Edinburgh. I had a gin based cocktail (The Highlander I believe) which was really good, though a little too sweet for me. We each had a salad, and it was a great portion and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank kaleighn1292
Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful place bar staff are very knowledgeable on malts I was talked into a 16 year old lagavulin nice measure too for £8.95 No water just neat. I was amazed by all the malts on offer great experience different indeed, i received a talisker rocking...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank stevievevers
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Visited this place yesterday, for lunch. Fab little restaurant, the food was excellent and the Malbec was great! We shared the flatbread and hummous to start, which was soooo tasty! We both had the burgers, whihc were excellenet cooked, as were the chips, and the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank PetePanda1972
Reviewed April 14, 2019

On a rainy Saturday afternoon in Edinburgh we decided to take cover in the Whiski Rooms and so glad we did! As the in-laws are whisky drinkers they opted for Whisky flights, of which there were so many to choose from but the barman was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jacmac28
Reviewed April 14, 2019

We were only in Edinburgh for a few days so wanted to make our meals out count. My wife chose Whiski Rooms after her usual extensive web search. Turned out to be an inspired choice. We went for veg haggis, haddock, lamb and veggie burger....More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavored souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
...More
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Soph851
March 26, 2019|
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Response from allyballybee89 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend reservation as it can get really busy. Normally tip around 10-15% of the total cost.
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dorothyb193
December 13, 2016|
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Response from Roseylol112 | Reviewed this property |
They don't charge service charge. Only if it's a group of 8 or more I think.
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Mariagrimwood
December 19, 2015|
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Response from Whiski_Rooms | Property representative |
Hi Maria, We can guarantee a great Burns Night at Whiski Rooms - we have 3 sittings this year - two on Saturday 23rd and one on Monday 25th Jan 2016. We have a fabulous host from the World Burns Association, bagpipes... More
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