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Three Birds

3-5 Viewforth | Bruntsfield, Edinburgh EH10 4JD, Scotland
+44 131 229 3252
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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3-5 Viewforth | Bruntsfield, Edinburgh EH10 4JD, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Arrived for a Saturday lunch - haven't been for a while! Food was SO much better than we remembered or expected!! Really nice relaxed atmosphere - the only negative I have is that the two young waitresses were scruffy & obviously hadn't been trained very...More

Thank Duffz
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have eaten here before, but the brunch and lunch that we had here on our latest visit to Edinburgh were both excellent.

Thank StevenBeller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can’t believe how tasty the food was. First the owners are lovely ladies with a big smile on and very approachable. You can tell they love what they do. And the food is exceptional! The marriage of the flavors, sweet and spicy for some,...More

Thank julesvoyage
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited with my wife and sister-in-law for a pre-theatre dinner. They shared the Big Cow platter, and I had the sea bass special. The BC was tremendous. The sea bass in comparison was a little disappointing: well cooked but the skin was not crispy,...More

Thank JKB59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful evening meal in a homely,cozy setting. Staff friendly & welcoming. Something for everyone on the menu.

Thank KerryK935
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Birthday dinner on a cold wet night left us a bit deflated. Starters of hummus, bread, etc were good but mixed fish platter was disappointing with too many grilled veg and chips seemed out of place. Malaysian curry was bit dry. Staff friendly.

Thank SJG1949
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant, our table was booked by locals that had been before. Staff very good, we took quite a while ordering but this wasn’t a problem. We had a 3 course lunch with wine & water for less than £25 each. Standard of food...More

Thank claire31373
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Small & bright - we had a lovely light lunch here. The delicate portions tease the tastebuds & leave yoiu wanting more. We had the salt cod & plaice to start followed by the braised beef. All delicious. I had a taste of the pineapple...More

Thank JenPau
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

3B went out of their way to ensure we got a table after a booking mixup. The service was friendly and well timed. We have eaten here a number of times and the food (and wines) are always on point. The venison main and beef...More

Thank calumh19
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

A super lunch today. Food is excellent and portions not too large. Great menu choice and very different dishes. The staff are cheerful and the waitress despite spilling wine all over my shirt we laughed about it. It is a small restaurant but not noisy,...More

Thank Anthony B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-5 Viewforth | Bruntsfield, Edinburgh EH10 4JD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 229 3252
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