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Restaurants & cafés

Portobello is not known for its restaurants, perhaps because the grand villas in the neighbourhood are mostly occupied by families who spend their money on...

13-17 Brighton Place

Britannia Spice

Restaurants & cafés

This nautical-themed venue tries to cover the whole subcontinent rather than just India, with some Thai dishes thrown in for good measure. The menu has all...

150 Commercial Street

Café Fish

Restaurants & cafés

A 2009 arrival in a downmarket block of Leith that is heading upmarket (thanks to this place and the nearby Plumed Horse, Café Fish looks the part. Lunch or...

60 Henderson Street


Restaurants & cafés

One stretch of Leith's Commercial Street is occupied by refurbished warehousing. It's unremarkable enough on its south side, but the north side has premises...

88 Commercial Street


Restaurants & cafés

Named for its founders, an Englishman, a Scotsman and an Irishman. E:S:I is a modern, spacious brasserie that arrived in Leith in 2008, serving three-course...

46 Queen Charlotte Street


Restaurants & cafés

The nautical theme in the decor and fittings at Fishers, one of the city's leading seafood restaurants for two decades, is justified by the fact that the...

1 The Shore


Critics' choice
Restaurants & cafés

Tom and Michaela Kitchin set up in Leith in summer 2006, and had a Michelin star within the year. Since then, they've operated at the apex of the city's...

78 Commercial Quay

Leith Lynx

Restaurants & cafés

This 2009-vintage bistro takes its name from Leith Links, just around the corner. Happily informal with chatty waiters, it's a good place to come for some...

102 Constitution Street

Loch Fyne

Restaurants & cafés

Now a countrywide chain, Loch Fyne started life in Argyll. It took until 2007 for a second Scottish outlet to open, here at Newhaven Harbour. Housed in a...

25 Pier Place

Osteria Di Domenico

Restaurants & cafés

This tiny, informal Italian sits just around the corner from Commercial Street, and isn't immediately apparent to passers-by. The food combines heartiness...

30 Sandport Street

Plumed Horse

Critics' choice
Restaurants & cafés

Chef Tony Borthwick ran a Michelin-starred restaurant in south-west Scotland before moving to Leith and opening the Plumed Horse. The Michelin star was...

50-54 Henderson Street

Restaurant Martin Wishart

Critics' choice
Restaurants & cafés

Located in the historical heart of Leith, Wishart's establishment has retained a Michelin star since 2001. The food is sublime, and a meal might take in...

54 The Shore
Major venue

Ship On the Shore

Bars & pubs, Restaurants & cafés

The Ship has been part of the Leith scene since the 1980s, but in 2007, a change in management saw things move up a notch. The premises are split in two,...

24-26 The Shore


Restaurants & cafés

A pioneer of the Leith dining scene, Skippers opened back in 1979, when the surrounding area was very different. For more than three decades, it's served...

1a Dock Place

Vintners Rooms

Restaurants & cafés

At the corner of a Leith backstreet sits a former wine warehouse with a long history. Its first floor is home to the esteemed Scotch Malt Whisky Society,...

Vaults, 87 Giles Street