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King's Wark

) #340 of 1,864 Restaurants in Edinburgh ££ - £££ , British,
36 Shore, Edinburgh EH6 6QU, Scotland
+44 131 554 9260
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
36 Shore, Edinburgh EH6 6QU, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Good food in an ancient building that's completely modernized. Friendly service, eclectic choice of chair styles, good food made for a fun evening with friends. Limited parking nearby so we were lucky to find a spot. The area is also worth a pre or post...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Three of us ate here for lunch. The waitress serving us was very helpful and was able to provide suggestions the chef could make for one of us who is vegetarian. The food was well presented and tasted great and there was a good variety...More

Thank kn0ck
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am staying in the area and decided to stop in for a quick beer in the sun. Had a good chat with the bar man, very friendly and welcoming. Ended up staying for some food and another pint. Lamb special was very tasty, quality...More

Thank JohnTS314
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the Angus burger, it was juicy in a good way and the fries were good. I highly recommend this place if you want a good burger near the shore

Thank Danny L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, great atmosphere, beautiful old building inside friendly staff but not pretentious, recomended

Thank gordondee2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a long day of sightseeing and stopped in to unwind. Had an Edinburgh Ale and it was pretty good.

Thank bigdaddy704
Reviewed 1 week ago

went during the week with family. no morgans spiced rum (unusual for a pub these days). they didn't know what Canadian club was, mother had to go to the bar and show them. waited ages for starters, soup was lovely. waited ages for main meals....More

Thank gail b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If I am going to drop £40 for a bottle of wine. It will be a Piedmont red. Mediocre sauvignon blanc at £12 a glass? Without a smile.... Sheant ka. Croquettes haggis. 2 for £8. Are they endangered? Last time I had clapshot I was...More

Thank pitasburg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely meal here for partner's birthday. Good choice of starters and mains.....although my feeling was that these were a bit overpriced. Partner chose goats cheese bon bons....got 3 very small offerings, but did say they were delicious....then fillet steak which was cooked to...More

Thank Catriona T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch with friends. Food was hot and tasty if a bit overpriced. Wine was delicious although like the food, a bit overpriced. Can't fault the service and the location is fab if you're in that part of town.

Thank BusyBee83
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6 April 2015|
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Response from keith g | Property representative |
So on that day we were fully booked, even if there were four tables free there's no guarantee they were actually available, being asked if you have a reservation doesn't mean someone has taken a disliking to you?! As for the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Shore, Edinburgh EH6 6QU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 554 9260
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