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COVID-19 Update: This restaurant is only available for takeaway or delivery at this time.
Ignite was awarded the coveted Restaurant of Year (Edinburgh) at the Asian Restaurant Awards 2019 (Scotland). This testifies to our team’s dedication to serving distinctive Bengali and North Indian dishes from a modern and stylish restaurant in Haymarket, Edinburgh since 2002.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Indian, Asian, Balti
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 28 November 2020

Best Indian takeaway I have had in years! Chose this restaurant as the prices were very reasonable and the menu seemed authentic. Could not rate it highly enough! Fantastic food! Will be back very soon!

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 16 October 2020

Amazing takeaway tonight would definitely recommend and come back again! Prices extremely reasonable as well.

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 16 October 2020

Went into the restaurant which is currently closed under local Covid restrictions. Very friendly welcome. Placed an order and came back to collect 15 minutes later. Lovely food, very good flavour. Rice was cooked to perfection with cloves and cardamon, none of those crazy colours...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 14 August 2020

Truly delicious food Prawn Puri and Tandoori lamb chops followed by Curry which was outstanding.Service was excellent. Highly recommended

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 24 May 2020

Our second takeaway for 5 people from Ignite and we were all very impressed with the standard of food this evening. Tasty and generous portions. One of the best in Edinburgh.

Date of visit: May 2020
IgniteTeam, Owner at Ignite, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2020

Thanks for the five-star review Cherry. Delighted you all enjoyed your takeaway dinner from Ignite.

Reviewed 19 March 2020

We managed to get a table at very short notice on a wet Saturday night during a Rugby weekend. We were glad we did! Staff were friendly and helpful and the service was very good, especially at such short notice. The food was excellent and...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 1 March 2020

We booked dinner on Sunday evening as it was a convenient meeting point close to HAymarket station. Surprised to find the restaurant almost empty. Service was attentive but not in your face. All teh courses were enjoyed by all, and were sufficiently different to other...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 7 February 2020

My husband and I had lunch at Ignite today. We can both thoroughly recommend the Chicken Skewer as a starter, it was beautifully cooked, and presented with 2 delicious sauces. I had the Chicken Korma for main course and my husband had the Lamb Jalfrzei....More

Date of visit: February 2020
IgniteTeam, Owner at Ignite, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2020

Thank you for dining at Ignite for lunch and the five-star review. We are delighted you enjoyed your lunch menu choices and appreciated our staff and table linen. We look forward to seeing you back at Ignite again soon.

Reviewed 5 February 2020 via mobile

My wife and I had a really pleasant meal once again in Ignite. The service is always very good and the menu choice is first class. The food was really tasty. We thoroughly enjoyed the experience.

Date of visit: February 2020
IgniteTeam, Owner at Ignite, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2020

Thank you, Callander Lad, for the four-star rating and return visit to Ignite. We look forward to seeing you back at Ignite again soon.

Reviewed 2 January 2020

In Edinburgh with friends for hogmanay,we all decided that it looked like a nice place to try as it was close to our airbnb apartment, the food was really good and didn't disappoint any of us. We all had different dishes which were hot and...More

Date of visit: December 2019
IgniteTeam, Owner at Ignite, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2020

Thank you, crimbodon, for the five-star rating and positive review. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Edinburgh.

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Response from Popsicle74 | Reviewed this property |
We had dinner there, I have no idea if they do vouchers, perhaps contact them directly
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ignite
    Does Ignite offer takeaway?
    Yes, Ignite offers takeaway services.
    Does Ignite offer delivery?
    Yes, Ignite offers delivery services.
    How is Ignite rated?
    Ignite is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4