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Browns Brasserie & Bar

131-133 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 4JS, Scotland
+44 131 225 4442
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“fish pie” (25 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (14 reviews)
“burgers” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Scottish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
131-133 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 4JS, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 1,298 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

We have eaten here previously and enjoyed it, so decided to take some friends here after the rugby. We asked for a certain bottle of wine to be told it wasn’t available and when we went to order our food, there were 2 items unavailable....More

Thank tiran2016
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Pathetic service but the food was good...but spoilt due to the service.Plenty of aimless looking servers walking round doing anything but serve the tables

1  Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed my surprise afternoon tea from my bf for my birthday. Service was a little slow however our server was so lovely it didn’t spoil our time. Our cakes and mini sandwiches were lovely. Beautifully presented and lovely loose leaf tea. Love to come...More

Thank Beachtoday24
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the first time I'd eaten here and it was very good. The atmosphere is quiet and the staff are friendly. I was here with three friends and we all had steaks. It's not the cheapest place we've eaten in, but we all had...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were seated in the area near to the entrance which was very quiet. Our drinks order and meal order were taken promptly. The food was up to Brown's usual standard. We finished our meals and waited, then waited some more. A large party had...More

Thank whiskyanne
General Manager A, Manager at Browns Brasserie & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear whiskyanne, Thank you for your feedback. Sorry to hear that your not entirely happy with your experience in Browns Edinburgh. If you would like to discuss it in more depth, please don't hesitate to contact us on 01312254442 or browns.edinburgh@mbplc.com. Looking forward to hearing...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a table online and arrived promptly at 7.30pm. We were greeted quickly and given a choice of available tables. Once seated, my colleague and I opted for the non alcoholic mojito followed you two braised blade beef and sides of veg. The service...More

Thank sargent0
General Manager A, Manager at Browns Brasserie & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear sargent0, Thank you kindly for this lovely review. I'll be happy to pass you compliments on to the team. Looking forward to seeing you again! Best Wishes Browns Management Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here was lovely and very reasonably priced. Staff were extremely pleasant and although they were busy we didn't feel rushed. We would definitely eat here again.

Thank Kathryn90
General Manager A, Manager at Browns Brasserie & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kathryn90, We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Browns Edinburgh! We hope to be of service to you again in the future. Best wishes Browns Management Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

After a mornings Christmas shopping, it was a nice relaxing time to have an enjoyable Sunday lunch. The service was good, the food was extremely well prepared, the beef sirloin just melted in the mouth, the yorkshire was pretty good also. The price of the...More

Thank neil d
General Manager A, Manager at Browns Brasserie & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear neil d, Thank you kindly for your lovely review. I'll pass your compliments on to the kitchen team. Looking forward to seeing you again! Many thanks Browns Management Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My third visit to this wonderful restaurant and it did not disappoint. We had the slow cooked salted pork belly which was delicious! Great service. Will definitely be back!

Thank Spiderwoman111
General Manager A, Manager at Browns Brasserie & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Spiderwoman111, Can't thank you enough for your kind words, it really means a lot to us. We hope you'll keep coming back to Browns Edinburgh. Looking forward to seeing you again! Browns Management Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for a family dinner, the atmosphere was much improved than during the day. The starter was large for a single person, however the main was slow in arriving. The service was highly dependent on who in particular was serving you. There limited options...More

Thank DuckAndrew
General Manager A, Manager at Browns Brasserie & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear DuckAndrew, Thank you for your feedback. Sorry to hear that your not entirely happy with your experience in Browns Edinburgh. If you would like to discuss it in more depth, please don't hesitate to contact us on 01312254442 or browns.edinburgh@mbplc.com. Looking forward to hearing...More

Nearby
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
...More
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They have a separate gluten free menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$26 - $66
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
9:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131-133 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 4JS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > New Town
  • Neighborhood: New Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 225 4442
  • E-mail
Description
Blending European brasserie dishes and timelessly elegant surroundings, Browns Bar and Brasserie Edinburgh champions an informal yet refined concept. Renowned for indulgent twists on classic comfort food recipes, Browns has offered trademark favourites since 1973, as well as choices from the specials board or the market fresh fish of the day. Showcasing striking design features and historic or listed buildings, Browns restaurants are a refined yet relaxed dining spot, at any time of the day.
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