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King's Wark

) #361 of 1,871 Restaurants in Edinburgh ££ - £££ , British,
36 Shore, Edinburgh EH6 6QU, Scotland
+44 131 554 9260
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • 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 1 week ago via mobile

The Jungle used to do a really excellent breakfast but this has become mediocre now. Sausage burnt and the eggs were broken and had to be sent back - you can't serve broken eggs and certainly not at this price!!

Thank Whizzjet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First things first, I think that the King's Warm does probably the best fish and chips in Edinburgh. That being said last night's meal was disappointing. I ordered the warm seafood platter and the seafood was bland and uninviting. My wife ordered the fish and...More

Thank SilkNZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It wouldn't have been a poor experience if the attitude of the staff hadn't been so bad after we claimed that the mussels were slightly smelly. The were probably edible, but I can tell you they were not fresh from the day. The rest of...More

3  Thank AntonioG238
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've lived in Leith for over 10 years and have been a fairly regular customer for their wonderful Sunday breakfast. We hadn't visited in a while but we decided to go for breakfast with my husband today. I don't know if the place has changed...More

3  Thank sushiroll83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great place and within easy walking of the hotel we were staying at. Great atmosphere & the food so fresh and very good quality

Thank LordsofYorkshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just didn't live up to its reviews for us. Disappointed by the food of all things. With so many places in Edinburgh and so few nights; I wish I had chosen somewhere else.

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 5 weeks 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 weeks 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 18 July 2017

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 18 July 2017 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
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6 April 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
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
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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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