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££ - £££Asian, , Indian
13 -17 Brighton Place | Midlothian, Edinburgh EH15 1LH, Scotland
+44 131 669 8000
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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Asian, Bangladeshi, Indian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
13 -17 Brighton Place | Midlothian, Edinburgh EH15 1LH, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived around 7:30pm Friday evening. The restaurant was busy and were taken to our table, the service was super and the food was fabulous. Will definitely be returning.

Thank heatherq282
Reviewed 1 week ago

Early Friday evening, after ordering, food took 45 minutes to come, no apologies from the staff. Pilau rice was the blandest thing I've ever eaten, chicken tikka masala: chicken was dry, floating in an unsavoury sauce. The other chicken was even worst. The price was...More

Thank giulia a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been going to Bonoful for years and it really is the best Indian we have been to. The food is delicious, and service is excellent. The restaurant is lovely and clean. We always recommend to all our friends.

Thank norma w
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I eat a lot around the world and am very fussy about Indian food. This place was simply delicious. A good range of dishes with the perennial favourites enhanced by some house specialities. The friend,y staff will ensure your taste buds are satisfied and dishes...More

Thank kirstenmd
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I've reviewed this restaurant before although we've been there many times. My niece who loves a curry asked where she could take us for dinner. Bonoful was our choice........delicious, fresh, tasty as ever! I honestly can't fault this restaurant! It has the best King Prawn...More

Thank Bleachyspice
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I visited this restaurant away back in 2005 and was so happy to see it was still up and running when I returned to the area in 2015. The food in this restaurant is second to none, made with the freshest ingredients and is beyond...More

Thank Bleachyspice
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I know this is my 3rd review, but I really must let everyone know how wonderfully consistent standards are and how astonishingly good the food is!!! The beverages are excellent as well! 4 of us all enjoyed every element of the meal and, once again,...More

Thank Norman M
Bonoful, Manager at Bonoful, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Many thanks for your lovely review and we are delighted you enjoyed your experience @Bonoful restaurant. Look forward to seeing you very soon

Reviewed 14 May 2017

It is only a 5 minute walk from portobello prom and 1 minute from portobello high street and it's an amazing restaurant with great food and service!! You can get there on a 26, 21 and 49 bus that I know off. Our favourite restaurant...More

Thank Joanie0457
Bonoful, Manager at Bonoful, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Thanks you so much for taking the time to write a review and are delighted you enjoyed your meal. Also thank you for your excellent logistic information it really is appreciated, although we are local to Portobello we are very easy to get to from...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Ate here last week with some friends, staff were very friendly and food and service were good. A good Indian restaurant to visit if you are in the portobello area.

Thank mdavidson123
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Excellent food and service. The staff are friendly and helpful and remembered some of the dishes I've tried previously

1  Thank Barbeera
Bonoful, Manager at Bonoful, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We're delighted you enjoyed your meal with us. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
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17:00 - 23:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 -17 Brighton Place | Midlothian, Edinburgh EH15 1LH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 669 8000
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