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1886 @ Braid Hills Hotel

The Braid Hills Hotel, 134 Braid Road, Edinburgh, EH10 6JD

((((* British
Main course: £12
Food spend: £28
Opening hours
Monday to Sunday: 12:00 - 16:30 & 17:00 - 21:30.

Excellent service and food. The staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful.

Linda Smyth 25 February 2017
from Edinburgh

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Found within the Braidshill Hotel and boasting exceptional panoramic views across Edinburgh and the Firth and Forth, 1886 Restaurant follows the seasons to produce beautifully presented, classic dishes, made with premium ingredients.

With smooth wooden flooring and natural light flooding in, guests can enjoy the views through the large windows, or sit outside on the terrace. The 1886 menu might feature dishes such as cod with crushed fennel potatoes and caper salsa, or roasted loin and braised haunch of venison with celeriac purée and roast beetroot hash.

Desserts such as pear frangipane tart with vanilla ice cream frequent the list of puddings for an impeccably created finish at 1886 in Edinburgh. The cocktail list offers the perfect start to the evening, before moving on to a wine choice from the affordable, well-compiled cellar.

Decked with stained glass windows and surrounded by beautiful gardens, this Victorian building is a picture-perfect environment. Find 1886 in well-heeled Morningside, just outside the city centre.

1886 @ Braid Hills Hotel

The Braid Hills Hotel, 134 Braid Road, Edinburgh, EH10 6JD

Contact +44 1314478888

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Customer reviews for 1886 @ Braid Hills Hotel

4.2 ((((* (based on 10 reviews)
90% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (6)
  • views (6)
  • lunch (3)
  • private dining (3)
  • afternoon tea (2)
  • large parties (2)
  • romantic (2)
  • value (2)
  • al fresco (1)
  • business (1)
  • child friendly (1)
  • luxury (1)
  • trendy (1)
  • ((((( 23 April 2017 by James Bruce from Livingston

    Panoramic restaurant with a selection of quality prepared meals to cater for all tastes

  • ((((( 25 February 2017 by Linda Smyth from Edinburgh

    Excellent service and food. The staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful.

  • ((((* 20 February 2017 by Aileen from Edinburgh

    Nice location, really nice food, a bit pricier than expected but freshly made and nice portion sizes. Was with elderly relatives who struggled to hear the conversation at the table as the background noise was quite loud with a lot of other things going on in the same room - table setting and cleaning for an event i think - which spoiled it a bit.

  • ((((( 16 January 2017 by Ronnie Taylor from Edinburgh

    Great service and great food.

  • ((*** 26 December 2016 by Walker from Peebles

    Very friendly staff. Provided access facilities for 90 year old relative. Lovely situation. Toilet facilities were really good- plenty oom for mobility imparted folks. - needed cleaning monitoring though. One toilet of 3 was badly soiled and was in same state when we returned in evening.
    Waiting staff, while approachable weren't attentive- ordered soup but forgot to tell us what soup was on offer and served it anyway without spoons! Veg option was under seasoned and over cooked. Main course was served immediately after starter plates were removed. Same speed was applied for dessert. Impression was staff was focussing on larger party. Overall we were underwhelmed.

  • ((((* 2 August 2016 by Jackie Hanna from Bathgate

    Had a lovely Afternoon Tea.

  • ((((* 24 January 2016 by Alistair Millar from Edinburgh

    Pleasant dining room, good menu choice, well cooked and presented.

  • ((((( 15 January 2016 by Brenda Cullen from Edinburgh

    My friend and I had a lovely afternoon tea. We sat at a table near the window were there was a lovely view. The staff were very attentive & pleasant. The range of sandwiches & cakes & warm scones were a delight, we didn't know where to start. The toilet facilities were very tastefully decorated & spotlessly clean. I would definitely recommend The Braidhills Hotel to friends , and I would return without hesitation. Regards Brenda Cullen.

  • ((((* 12 January 2016 by Kevin from Edinburgh

    Staff very welcoming with excellent service throughout. Starts and Mains was so full of delicate flavours - plates were returned empty with a desire to experience the food all over again.

  • ((((* 25 December 2015 by Barclay Mcintosh from Edinburgh

    Great food. Friendly helpful staff.

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