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Three Birds

££ - £££European, British,
3-5 Viewforth | Bruntsfield, Edinburgh EH10 4JD, Scotland
+44 131 229 3252
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pigs ears” (8 reviews)
“affogato” (12 reviews)
“ice cream” (34 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
3-5 Viewforth | Bruntsfield, Edinburgh EH10 4JD, Scotland
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Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant this evening after reading the fab reviews, and boy were they right. We were greeted upon entering by a really lovely lady who showed us to the table, we were then presented with a jug of water and asked if we...More

Thank jaluday
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

If you would like a delicious, hearty dinner accompanied with a good wine and served by lovely attentive staff then head to Bruntsfields Three Birds!!! I walked in off the street (Viewforth) after walking past the night before and thinking it looked like a top...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

We had booked (thank goodness!!) as this small local Bistro was full to bursting point on a Tuesday lunchtime!! Two courses for £10 represents excellent value for lunch by Edinburgh standards, and The Three Birds certainly don't scrimp on quality or quantity. Delicious food Starters:...More

Thank Hazeywazey
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Being gluten free I had done my research prior to visiting Edinburgh, and I'm glad I did otherwise I never would have found this gem! Almost everything on the menu is gluten free which is what attracted me to it. I managed to book a...More

Thank Acidfairyy
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

As an Edinburgh local I love this place. Tucked away just off the Bruntsfield main road, it's always packed out so do book in advance. The 3Birds and Beasts platter is an absolute must for any carnivore. Starters around £5, mains £15. Best restaurant in...More

Reviewed 9 March 2016

Super small restaurant with great staff and a very inventive menus. As a family with a member who is gluten free it's great to be able to order without having to constantly check if items really are gluten free. There's always a great choice across...More

Thank Squish50
Reviewed 9 March 2016

This is a lovely little local bistro, a real find. I had dinner here last night with a pal for a girly catch-up and we both loved our food choices, starters & mains were imaginative and really tasty. The desserts have to be singled out...More

Thank Gillian W
Reviewed 8 March 2016

This really is one of my favourite restaurants in Edinburgh. The food contemporary and nicely priced. The drinks are spot on with a nice selection of gins and service is relaxed yet attentive. A must try if you haven't yet. Looking forward to trying there...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Great little neighbourhood restaurant, had a delightful meal here with my Dad. Greta service, food and wine pairings.

Thank Glasgowdiner777
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Lunch on Mother's Day. Brilliant food, unpretentious, relaxed atmosphere. What more could you ask? All for £10 per head for 2 courses. I had blackened salmon then hake with dhal. Beautifully cooked and delicious. Others chose lamb for the main - they particularly loved the...More

Thank milou84
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-5 Viewforth | Bruntsfield, Edinburgh EH10 4JD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 229 3252
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