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$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
29 St. Leonards Street, Edinburgh EH8 9QN, Scotland
+44 131 667 0123
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29 St. Leonards Street, Edinburgh EH8 9QN, Scotland
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Reviewed July 30, 2018

Popped into this curry house on a short trip to Edinburgh following the reviews on Trip advisor and can advise all 4 of us were delighted with our meals. The service was equally as good and attentive. Would return on my next visit to Edinburgh....More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank gnavva
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Best Indian restaurant ever. Bring your own bevy. And if you like it spicy. Get the Naga curry. The best x

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Easson86
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Walk past this Indian restaurant 2-3 times and decided we would go for dinner as we are big Indian food fans. I ordered the lamb and my wife ordered the vegetarian sag. Both meals 100% The lamb had been slow cooked and not one piece...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Guide791591
Reviewed July 23, 2018

I have been to many of the Indian restaurants in Edinburgh and generally enjoyed them. Despite this, there has been something holding me back returning to the same place. Something I could not quite put my finger on. That ended on Friday night due to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank BCDR
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We visited Kismot for dinner as a group of four friends. We found the staff friendly, helpful, kind and accommodating. The food was absolutely delicious - flavourful and plentiful - and the value is incredible. I do not hesitate to recommend Kismot and fully intend...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Librairie
Reviewed July 20, 2018

First indian restaurant, I have been, great food, services and hottest chilli in the world! Tasty and fun with generous portions! Loved it, recommended

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Sándor K
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Visiting from Australia and found this little gem of a restaurant down the road from where we are staying. Delicious food with lots of gluten free options. Mum’s Deshi chicken is a must try it was delicious! Fabulous friendly staff who took us out the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank cyndygillam
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were visiting Edinburgh from Brighton and we both agreed that the meal at Kismot was one of the best curry’s we have ever had. The highlights were- lamb and aubergine curry which was amazing! The Dahl, which was the best I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
3  Thank 394jesd
Reviewed July 18, 2018

I cannot thank the family at Kismot enough! We had a large group booking (took over the restaurant for the evening) and they were brilliant. The food was wonderful, lots of it, very varied and excellent value for money. The family were so helpful, kind,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank rosmain
Reviewed July 6, 2018

We were a group of 11 having the set menu. The food was excellant and great value for money. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. I definitely recommend this restaurant as a must for curry lovers

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank 430thread
Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around
university buildings in Southside, the sort of
neighborhood that supports a long string of
second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for
just a few pounds. In August the student population is
replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here
for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and
arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $24
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 St. Leonards Street, Edinburgh EH8 9QN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Southside & Holyrood
  • Neighborhood: Southside & Holyrood
  • Phone Number: +44 131 667 0123
Wee Family run Indian and Bangladeshi restaurant.Mum and Dad cooking with the kids at the front of house.Bring your own bottle (no corkage charge, wine and beer only)Food cooked and served with alot of love and affection.Try our mums homestyle cooking chicken and lamb on the bone (what we have for dinner at home !) Dont forget the chocolate nan bread and other dishe's only available at our place my friends ! ! ! :)Open every day 4.30pm to 11.30pm
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