Showcasing a cellar of over 400 malt whiskies alongside gourmet Scottish cuisine, Amber Restaurant is the pride of Edinburgh’s renowned Scotch Whisky Experience. Spectacular glowing glass cabinets contain the array of blends, offering a superb experience for both whisky connoisseurs and novices.
An eclectic range of dishes are served on the Amber menu, with Scottish tapas served alongside boldly flavoured main courses. Enjoy comforting pots of smoked seafood chowder, haggis, neeps & tatties and traditional lamb stovies, or griddled beef sirloin with whisky & shallot butter.
Whisky tasting menus offer a journey through Scotland’s most famous export, or seek a recommendation from the lengthy list from the learned staff at Amber Restaurant in Edinburgh. Paying homage to Scotland’s whisky heritage, bold dessert flavours include panna cotta with raspberry and whisky soup, or marmalade pudding with caramel sauce.
A truly revelatory experience, Amber teams an unrivalled cellar and supreme fine dining dishes. Edinburgh Waverley Station is an 8-minute walk away.
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18 September 2020
Excellent as usual. Great food and lovely staff. Varied menu.
17 September 2020
Great food, recommend the meat platter! Fab service too!
9 September 2020
Greeted outside by a very pleasant man who directed us on and down to restaurant, our experience just got better and better with lovely friendly but professional staff and the food was exceptional and very good value. Our party had the lamb and chicken mains. Desserts were delicious too. Highly recommend your establishment and will definitely have this on our to come back to list. Thank you.Janet
5 September 2020
I absolutely love the restaurant. The food was amazing, the licor tasting was sooo good. The staff very friendly and helpful.
31 August 2020
We had a lovely meal in a peaceful and modern restaurant. Food was great and I particularly enjoyed the courgette dish. Shame there was no roulade. The cranachan cheesecake was too big and would possibly be 2/3 of the height and would have benefitted with the addition of cream. Sticky toffee pudding was amazing and the haggis dish was great also. Waiters were all very accommodating due to our lunch hour restriction. They were very vigilant and noticed quickly when ordering or help was needed.
28 August 2020
We decided to eat here based on having already booked a Whisky experience for our 1st evening in Edinburgh. Putting aside the current strangeness around masked staff, perspex screens etc. (which were there but never obtrusive), it was one of the best meals we have had anywhere - food was exceptional, service was great and it was good value too
28 August 2020
We had a wonderful family meal. The food was delicious; the whisky was amazing and the service was outstanding.
27 August 2020
The food was delicious and very reasonably priced. The wine was likewise. Staff were lovely too. Really could not fault this place and would definitely go back again and recommend to others.
21 August 2020
Lovely restaurant with friendly welcoming staff who were very knowledgeable
19 August 2020
Thoroughly enjoyed the food well presented and very tasty. The haggis and meat platter didn’t disappoint.
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