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Indaba

3 Lochrin Terrace | Tollcross, Edinburgh EH3 9QJ, Scotland
+44 131 221 1554
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (306 reviews)
“pork ribs” (19 reviews)
“croquetas” (12 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
Hours
CUISINES
African, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
3 Lochrin Terrace | Tollcross, Edinburgh EH3 9QJ, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 848 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for dinner as a post pantomime treat. Wow amazing restaurant. Fabulous food. Great service, All the food is freshly made, Highlights...so many to list, potato croquets so light and fluffy, melt in the mouth meatballs, Txistorra (once we knew what it was😊) stunning....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Grendel46
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After seeing a film in the Cameo picturehouse we dropped in without a reservation but managed to get a table. Service was excellent. Specials & menu clearly explained. Small wine list but reasonably priced & the bottle of red we had was very good. Food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dee090
Reviewed 10 December 2018

From start to finish this place stands out with a real family feel. Specials are explained to you at your table and you can tell the staff take great pride in their work. Good sized portions and quick service. Highly recommend the walk from the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RachelLS10
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere at Indaba is relaxed and very welcoming. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable and the food is superb. The garlic prawns are so tasty, remember to dunk your bread in the delicious sauce! Most importantly save some room for the nougat panna cotta......More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GreedyMunkee
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

First visit and highly recommended. Staff really helpful and made good suggestions on both food and drink. Great selection of meat, fish and veg dishes, all very reasonably priced.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank J0hn_H720
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Came to indaba on Thursday with my good friend who was telling me we had to come here. And she was most definitely right! Food was all freshly made, so many varied plates which meant you got the true tapas experience. On top of the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank jenniferoD973MU
Reviewed 14 November 2018

I've eaten here several times in the last 3 or 4 years and it's always great (I wouldn't go back if it wasn't). Staff are so friendly and welcoming and really take time to chat to you and explain what the menu items are. Food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Graeme W
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

We had a selection of excellent tapas, especially recommend the Gambas in garlic and the warm cheese. Lots of choice and all freshly cooked by one lady in the kitchen. Friendly service. You need to book as it is a small place. A great find!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank R9766QLchristines
Reviewed 19 October 2018

This is one of our very favourite places to go to. The quality of food is excellent, and, for us, the portions are perfect. Each time we've been, the food has been of such a high standard. The service is welcoming and friendly, and you're...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jeanmr2018
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent meal at this small bites menu restaurant. Delicious mixture of Spanish and South African tapas cuisine.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank M_MWils0n
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West End
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industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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Alan T
5 December 2016|
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It’s because their license. Scottish licensing is very strict with the access of children to premises where alcohol is consumed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Lochrin Terrace | Tollcross, Edinburgh EH3 9QJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 131 221 1554
Description
An unpretentious Tapas restaurant serving Tapas From Spain and South Africa. Yes, this is casual dining. No Under 5's.
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