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Cock and Bull Steakhouse

24 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 2JR, Scotland
+44 131 322 3190
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good6%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“hanger steaks” (4 reviews)
“risotto” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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££ - £££
24 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 2JR, Scotland
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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Having seen then on Groupon and letting the negative reviews slide, bought a voucher for 2 fillet steaks. Voucher was valid until October, however, today, get notified by Groupon that my voucher has been cancelled as they cannot fulfil my order. No communication from Cock...More

Thank JanWard85
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We booked a meal for 4 for a friend's birthday for 7.30pm on a Saturday. Worst experience of eating out in Edinburgh, ever. We were the only people in the dingy basement, they turned away 2 other groups saying the kitchen was closed. They'd run...More

Thank Flora50
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Used a groupon voucher for steak dinner for two. Amazing value, good portion size, steak cooked perfectly. Nice bottle of Malbec only £17! Good service. Will return and recommend to friends

Thank Charlene O
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We had 2 Itison vouchers for 4 people and can safely say it’s the worst experience we have EVER had on any deal. We ordered 2 beers for the guys and had to send it back twice as it was rancid. Eventually were offered a...More

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

The food was great value with big portions and the cocktails were lovely. Staff were friendly and helpful at describing the menu.

Thank Megan S
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Visitied on Saturday with 3 friends and we all had steaks. 2 of us had the Hanger steaks (which we had never heard of) and my other 2 friends had a Cote de Beouf and a Fillet steak. Wow, these were honestly the most delicious...More

Thank RogerZorro
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

As a family of 7 we struggle to get a nice place to relax and eat with our family but I cannot rate this place enough! The menu has a lot to offer and the service was pleasant! Nothing seemed too much trouble. I had...More

Thank Laurenannn
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Awful. Long wait. Bad food. Waited over an hour. The food was ok at best, decent presentation though. Just would never return.

Thank Kara T
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

After being invited in by a guy on the street we were excited for dinner. We ordered our drinks and food with no problems. We waited OVER AN HOUR FOR THE FOOD. My burger wasn’t even cooked all the way and had a raw and...More

Thank Andrea P
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Apparently the bar and kitchen are different entities. We got drafted in as a large group of the street and were not welcomed as a large group of people. No one ever came and checked if we still had drinks, half the menu was unavailable...More

Thank Rory S
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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24 March 2017|
Response from Lisa E | Reviewed this property |
I would not go here. The best thing about it (the incredible food) is no more as the kitchen has changed!
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 2JR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > New Town
  • Neighbourhood: New Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 322 3190
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Located on Frederick Street within a unique basement space which includes a bar/restaurant, nightclub and function/private hire space.
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