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Bijou

#166 of 1,782 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
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2 Restalrig Road | Leith Links, Edinburgh EH6 8BN, Scotland
+44 131 538 0664
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09:00 - 20:30
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Sun 10:00 - 20:30
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 20:30
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Ali best and the most inventive chef in Leith.Easy going local eatery but food is of good uptown standard, we're lucky to have it ciao

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Thank George S
Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic find, wonderful food and wonderful staff, best meal in years well done and thank you, we'll priced food

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Thank David W
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited bijou for a few years now and love it. It has a great vibe and staff are very friendly. We usually go for breakfast is say it is the best breakfast in Edinburgh. The food is always delicious, not greasy at all and very reasonably priced. Love the place

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Thank BWCfood
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We've recently moved near Leith Links and have passed Bijou Restaurant several times. Finally got around to booking a table for Sunday breakfast and are really delighted we did. It's such a friendly place and food quality is top notch. Has a real local feel about it, no chain restaurant blandness here. I would recommend booking as it's very small,... More 

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Thank drzoom11
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of my many trips here. Great mix of classic and modern touches in the food, nice to see that it's all kept very seasonal and changes often. They also do a great breakfast!

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Thank crwood87
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I would recommend the Bistro to all my family and friends great meals great service and great time , found at 2 Restalrig Road it's one of the quantised Bistros I've ever had the pleasure to eat at, I would recommend you book in advance 01315380664

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Thank jane r
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

A little gem of a find. 2 mins walk from our hotel after a long day. Met with a fantastic welcome. And the food was just amazing! Best steak ever... came away feeling like we had high end dining in the comfort of your own home. Yummy wine 2.

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Thank jacqueline c
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

This place served us very high quality food. I had a really good time. The croissant for dessert is delicious!

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Thank Thibault L
North Shields, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We walked in got a table no problem friendly service, reasonable prices in a quaint setting and best of all super tasty scran!

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Thank heatherlouisegraham
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The short version: So to sum it up. Shouty owner, feel like we were taken in even though he knew he could serve us in time, didn't live up to the reviews and the food wasn't good The long version: Called ahead to check there and was a table for 2. He told us they were busy and asked if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Cuisine
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:30
Monday
09:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 20:30
Thursday
09:00 - 20:30
Friday
09:00 - 20:30
Saturday
09:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Restalrig Road | Leith Links, Edinburgh EH6 8BN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 538 0664

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?