- Opening hours
- Monday to Thursday: 18:30 - 21:30 Friday to Sunday: 18:00 - 21:30.
Wonderful experience, loved all the special dishes with Chef’s complements. Service was outstanding everyone we interacted with was pleasant and helpful.
28 April 2019
In the 5-star Balmoral Hotel, one of the city’s most exclusive addresses, the acclaimed Number One Restaurant in Edinburgh holds 4 AA Rosettes and a Michelin Star.
Number One offers contemporary dining coupled with world class Scottish hospitality. Head Chef Mark Donald and his team have developed a menu with dishes inspired by Scotland and flavoured by the team's international travels.
Occupying a grand and opulent setting within the Balmoral Hotel, Number One offers flawless service with excellent attention to detail, and plush refurbishment of the restaurant by Olga Polizzi. Take a seat on a dove grey wool banquette and sample some of Scotland's most creative dishes.
Edinburgh Waverley Station is just a 1 minute walk away.
Number One Restaurant
The Balmoral, 1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2EQ
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Customer reviews for Number One Restaurant
((((( 25 May 2017 by Robert from Guildford
This was one of the best meals we've had in a long time. The service was attentive but not intrusive, the food was well presented, full of flavour and texture. Highly recommended and somewhere to return to again.
((((( 27 April 2017 by MK from Edinburgh
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The booking experience was satisfactorily efficient.
((((( 15 April 2017 by Anca from Toronto, Canada
Best meal of my life!
((((( 24 March 2017 by Steven from Bingham
The entire Fine Dining experience at Number One The Balmoral Hotel Edinburgh was simply splendid from the exemplary service, the fantastic food and the overall ambience of the Restaurant.
((((( 8 November 2016 by Peter from Lower Shiplake
The evening was a success because of the attentive service, the four courses were superb, the explanation of the wines added to the experience, the special Anniversary gift for my wife, the note accompanying the wine list and being escorted to our taxi. Thank you.
((((( 8 November 2016 by Aqsa from London
Scallops are amazing!!
((((( 30 October 2016 by PAULINE from Ashby-de-la-Zouch
We had the tasting menu and enjoyed every mouthful. Each dish was a spectacular work of art.
The staff were friendly and very informative.
The whole ambiance was tremendous.
((((( 23 October 2016 by Francesco from Northampton
My partner and mysel enjoyed a lovely dinner at number one; we especially liked the amuse buche with caviar and lobster, the scallops with a wonderful Jerusalem artichoke (starter), and the roast fig (dessert). Matched wines were spot on and the atmosphere was warm and cosy. I would just recommend to refurbish the toilets which are undoubtedly clean and nice but look a bit outdated, especially the wallpaper of the gents.
((((( 22 October 2016 by Claire from Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Had an evening meal here for my partners birthday. Staff were fantastic, very attentive. Food was outstanding! They even gave my partner a small birthday gift, absolutely brilliant experience and will most definitely be returning in the near future.
((((* 21 October 2016 by Annelise from Copenhagen
Superp vine menu and food, but also a bit expensive
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