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The Cavaliere

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124 High Street, Dalkeith EH22 1AU, Scotland
01316634492
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11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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helensburgh
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped into this resturant during a music festival we were catering at. Looked a bit small from the front door but it has a big room to the rear so we just managed to get a table as it was very busy. Service was first class, drinks were reasonably priced and the food was fantastic. Authentic Italian food which is... More 

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Thank kmurphyHelensburgh
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very helpful staff, the food was great. but the price could be a little bit higher than we expected.

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Thank hazuko r
Dalkeith, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

We decided to go Italian so we set off for the Cavaliere. We were ushered to our table. Parousing the menu we all went for a main course with garlic bread. I'll only comment on my meal. Ordered a 660ml bottle of Peroni at £5.95 was nearly a 100% markup on the price you pay in a supermarket. My Pizza... More 

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1 Thank Sutherland59
Dalkeith, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

Very nice home comfort food lovely friendly atmosphere great value for your money and great night with friends

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Thank nunontherun_13
Inverness, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

We had Sunday lunch here and thoroughly enjoyed it. Food was well presented and delicious, with a good choice on the menu-even suited my husband,who is not a huge Italian fan.Staff were friendly and efficient. Drinks are a bit pricey, but the food is good value for money. Would definately go again

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Thank Shelauch
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

My favourite pizza place. The steak is also cooked perfectly. I've never been disappointed with the food but can be pricey in the evening.

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Thank Laura C
Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

We went last year when we where on holiday and looked forward to returning this year and we weren't disappointed, the meal was lovely, staff friendly and great service.

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Thank Nicgrace2014
scotland uk
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Just looking for something to eat and chanced upon this place, we were unsure if they were still serving food (after 8pm when we arrived) but on asking we were taken through to the lovely restaurant hiding behind the cafe/icecream area. Very good service, took advantage of 2 course evening meal menu - very good value for money and friendly... More 

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Thank c0ffeequeen
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely lovely lunch, and a complete bargain. 2 course for £7.95, 3 course for £10.95 or a pizza or pasta dishes for only £5. The staff were amazingly friendly. The food was punctual and so tasty. Very generous portions, full of flavour! Would recommend highly. Have also had the weekend menu and dined from the à al Carte menu and... More 

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1 Thank Kirsty K
Boston
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Be sure to check the price of all drinks before you order them, a bottle of beer £5.95 just a little shock when the bill arrived.

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Thank JillBoston
enquiries e, Owner at The Cavaliere, responded to this review

Hi Jill, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We appreciate all feedback. I have checked your bill from Saturday evening, and it was a 660ml bottle of peroni that was being drunk at your table. The standard bottle of peroni at 330ml is £3.75. If you had two bottles at 330ml, you would have paid £7.50,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 High Street, Dalkeith EH22 1AU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Midlothian  >  Dalkeith
  • Phone Number: 01316634492

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?