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Browns Brasserie & Bar - Edinburgh

131-133 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4JS

((((* British
Main course: £13
Food spend: £30
Opening hours
Monday to Wednesday: 09:00 - 23:00
Thursday: 09:00 - 24:00
Friday & Saturday: 09:00 - 24:30

Food was good, arrived quickly although restaurant was busy. Server was great - friendly and helpful.

Kathleen Gibb 16 October 2016
from Edinburgh

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Situated on George Street, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the centre of the 18th-century town, Browns Brasserie & Bar – Edinburgh is a lively venue offering seasonal Scottish dishes, European cuisine, and a variety of colourful cocktails. With pavement dining during the warm months, and contemporary interiors, the building fits right in among neo-classical houses and pretty Georgian squares.

Spanning from breakfast through to lunch and dinner, the Browns menu offers all-day brasserie dining. Indulgent plats du jour and Sunday roasts are staple favourites, while sumptuous European flavours include lobster thermidor, Browns classic burger and the Steak & Guiness pie with bubble and squeak & prosciutto ham. A sophisticated children’s menu at Browns offers tempting favourites with a grown-up twist.

Showcasing a penchant for cocktails, the Browns bar offers an array of classic mixes, signature concoctions and thirst-quenching mocktails, as well as fine world wines. Enjoy Browns’ afternoon tea and cake accompanied by freshly roasted coffee from an independent supplier, or a warming pot of loose leaf tea.

Browns Brasserie & Bar - Edinburgh is a 15-minute walk from Haymarket Rail Station.

Browns Brasserie & Bar - Edinburgh

131-133 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4JS

Contact +44 1312254442

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Customer reviews for Browns Brasserie & Bar - Edinburgh

4.1 ((((* (based on 46 reviews)
89% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (24)
  • lunch (21)
  • afternoon tea (16)
  • value (8)
  • romantic (6)
  • trendy (5)
  • breakfast (4)
  • business (4)
  • child friendly (4)
  • large parties (4)
  • al fresco (3)
  • private dining (3)
  • luxury (2)
  • entertainment (1)
  • ((*** by from Edinburgh

    Quite disappointing really. Booked a voucher that was to cost £11.95 for two courses. When we got to the restaurant we were told to pick something from the lunch menu at a cost of £10.95!! We queried this and were told that the voucher really applied to England as it is an English company and the same menu was lower in Scotland at £10.95. I thought this was a UK company! We really looked forward to this meal but it was just the ordinary menu - no great deal that is for sure - you don't need to book a voucher - just walk in off the street. We were also told that the menu changed after we booked our voucher - quite a shabby deal. Will not be back!

    The service was not very good either - we waited at least 5 minutes before we were seated and had to prompt service at each course! A very ordinary experience although the food was tasty and well presented

  • ((((( by from Edinburgh

    Great food and great service. Marc was a great waiter

  • ((((* by from Edinburgh

    Best feature was the service and friendliness of our waitress don't have her name

    Food was good and hot.

    The fabric of the building could do with a revamp ( freshen up)

  • ((((* by from Glasgow

    Good food, excellent service

  • ((((( by from Edinburgh

    Food was good, arrived quickly although restaurant was busy. Server was great - friendly and helpful.

  • ((((* by from Edinburgh

    A group of 7 ladies met for lunch and enjoyed a relaxing time of catching up on each other's news over excellent food with good service.

  • ((((( by from Edinburgh

    Great food great service

  • ((((( by from Edinburgh

    Was catching up with friends. Had a lovely meal 2 courses for £11.95 great value and exceptional service.

  • ((*** by from Edinburgh

    The offer in restaurants was a bit confusing

  • ((((( by from Edinburgh

    Very nice food, steak was lovely

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