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Locanda De Gusti

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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About
Southern Italian using the very best of Italian and local Scottish produce.
PRICE RANGE
US$9 - US$33
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’ve been wanting to come here for a long time and it didn’t disappoint. My friend and I love seafood linguine and this was the best EVER! Lovely wine, lovely atmosphere, great service and beautiful coffee. Don’t even bother going anywhere else. We cannot wait...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank LornaL283
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had dinner tonight at laconda de gusti. Small restaurant in west end. Unique, homey, every staff member was knowledgeable, friendly and just plain lovely. The menu changes a bit each day. Food was amazing, attention to detail beyond measure, and service impeccable. Greeted with a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank daledonna
Reviewed yesterday

Best to Book in advance, excellent atmosphere, great friendly service, all staff visible at some time during your meal, After many years of visiting family and friends in Italy this is the closest I have encountered to eating in an Italian Home. Great produce expertly...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank FOODTART2011
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited for a special occasion and took the waiter's recommendation of the charcoal grilled fish and crustaceans for two. Absolutely fantastic! We've traveled widely in Italy and then found the best seafood restaurant right here in Scotland. Friendly, helpful staff and great food.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank fgillone
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ate here last night and was well worth the cab ride to get there. Had octopus and mozzarella to start - strange combo but it really worked. Then had the house fish platter to share which was all cooked beautifully. The owner is from Naples...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was incredible. We ordered bread, two starters, two pasta dishes, two mains and dessert. We definitely ordered too much food but we wanted to try it all. Everything was amazing authentic Italian homemade quality. After we left we wished we would've ordered more...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank ShayMiller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Things did not get off to the best start as even though my boyfriend and I arrived in time for our booking at 8pm, the restaurant had not made sure there was a table ready for us so we had to wait 25 minutes for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank r1087
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommend by friends to sample this restaurant, the decor is old rustic, small & cosy, Simple yet delicious food, the waitress came to the table with a complimentary starter to share, we had both ordered appetisers one of Kiln roasted smoked salmon &...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank davidson103
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend booked a table here as a surprise for my birthday and wow did he choose well! We arrived about 20mins early but the waitress was able to seat us straight away in the busy restaurant. The decor is very rustic Italian and there...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank caait94
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, simply done but cooked perfectly! Few options, fish or mollusks with a couple options for starters. It’s obvious everyone loves working there because it comes across in their attitude and the care they put into what goes on the plate.

Date of visit: March 2019
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J-L-Haki
6 March 2019|
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Response from rsartore | Property representative |
Hello, we are normally closing on the Christmas day only
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Robert T
15 August 2018|
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Response from rsartore | Property representative |
30 but can take up to 40 persons for private dining .
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scotsurfer
21 July 2018|
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Response from rsartore | Property representative |
Hello It was the burrata ( mozzarella with creamy centre) which comes from the Italian region of Puglia It is delivered to us by an Italian importer that has a shop in Edinburgh called Amazing Eataly in St Stephen... More
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