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The Tower Restaurant

Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1JF

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Main course: £24
Food spend: £36
Opening hours
Sunday to Thursday: 10:00 - 22:00
Friday & Saturday: 10:00 - 22:30.

A very elegant restaurant, exquisite service, nice location

David 21 August 2019
from Edinburgh

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In an elevated position above the Museum of Scotland, the critically acclaimed Tower Restaurant has magnificent views of Edinburgh Castle and the striking city skyline. This beautiful rooftop restaurant is sleek and sophisticated, with an impressive local clientele and A-list celebrity diners.

Tower Restaurant in Edinburgh has a reputation for creating exceptional gourmet food. The Tower has inspired superb reviews and recommendations in the Good Food Guide and Taste of Scotland.

With a striking and unique exterior, Tower Edinburgh is an opulent place to dine, specialising in contemporary Scottish cuisine. The Tower menu features signature dishes like the Tower venison Wellington, along with Loch Duart salmon with shellfish broth or fresh Argyll oysters.

Tower's signature relaxed style of simple Scottish cuisine is enhanced by the finest seasonal produce including local seafood, seasonal game and impeccably sourced Angus beef. The Tower wine list features exceptional options, with over 180 bins.

The Tower Restaurant

Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1JF

Contact +44 1312253003

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Customer reviews for The Tower Restaurant

4.4 (((() (based on 309 reviews)
92% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (170)
  • romantic (160)
  • views (141)
  • luxury (131)
  • lunch (93)
  • afternoon tea (78)
  • business (67)
  • trendy (38)
  • private dining (35)
  • large parties (32)
  • value (27)
  • entertainment (20)
  • al fresco (19)
  • child friendly (16)
  • breakfast (8)
  • ((((( 8 October 2019 by Iain from Edinburgh

    We had three courses and each was excellent
    Very polite service, and we will undoubtedly go back. It was actually much better than I had expected!

  • ((((( 6 October 2019 by Gill from Newcastle Upon Tyne

    The Tower restaurant was a lovely place to dine. Staff very helpful and friendly. Good choice on menu although we had the table d’hote 3 course for £38. As a glass of champagne. Food was delicious . Lovely views

  • ((((* 3 October 2019 by William from Edinburgh

    We had the 3 course special champagne lunch, the prawn cocktail starter was delicious,
    Main course Berwickshire pork sausages onions and mashed potatoes was very tasty. Only negative was pricing of drink, well above average for a resturant.

  • ((((( 21 August 2019 by David from Edinburgh

    A very elegant restaurant, exquisite service, nice location

  • ((((* 8 August 2019 by S from Lyon

    Service was nice. Foods and drinks are fair.

  • ((((* 27 July 2019 by Sue from Whitley Bay

    Very nice lunch experience. Very attentive staff.

  • ((((( 31 May 2019 by Alona from Bet Shemesh

    I had a lunch in the restaurant, the food was delicious. Very good service

  • ((((( 30 May 2019 by Helen from Edinburgh

    Stunning views, excellent decor, attentive staff

  • ((((( 16 May 2019 by Brendan from Edinburgh

    Very good meal and service

  • ((((* 14 May 2019 by Fiona from The tower

    It was simply lovely.

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