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The Famous Peacock Inn - CLOSED

100 Lindsay Road | Albert Dock Basin, Edinburgh EH6 4TZ, Scotland
+44 131 552 5522
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good23%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible18%
10 Jul 2015
“Great food!”
18 May 2015
“IT COULD BE BETTER”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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100 Lindsay Road | Albert Dock Basin, Edinburgh EH6 4TZ, Scotland
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11 - 20 of 258 reviews

Reviewed 20 January 2015

Like previous post, we haven't managed to get in to the Peacock. We have eaten here before and found it fairly good, but not great. We were given a voucher for a meal for 2 as a Christmas gift, this expires 31st January. It was...More

Thank tigger25
Reviewed 17 January 2015

I can not comment on the food, ambience, interior or staff at this restaurant as when my partner and I attended last night for our 6pm reservation the restaurant was closed! I booked a table for two three weeks ago and spoke to a male...More

1  Thank LC8728
Reviewed 17 December 2014

Popped in for one Sunday afternoon 4.p.m. first impressions were the Resturant was closed even although we gained access to seated area as it was devoid of customers. Two pleasant enough staff turned up and assured us they were open for business and showed us...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 3 December 2014

It's been many years since I had fish and chips at The Famous Peacock in Newhaven and it may be a few more before I try again. A rather soul-less environment (us in the corner, cold, the only table in the place until 5 minutes...More

Thank KarenGalloway
Cameron R, General Manager at The Famous Peacock Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2014

Hello Karen Thanks for your review, I am really sorry you did not enjoy your experience at the peacock inn, we are currently up for sale and hopefully after the year there will be major improvements. However I'd like to assure you our fish is...More

Reviewed 2 December 2014

I went to the Peacock for the first time in about 5 years and was very pleasantly surprised by the new refurb. Cozy, traditional and contemporary. We had the 3 course lunch menu and the starters - good old prawn cocktail and mackerel pate with...More

1  Thank Mags R
Reviewed 26 November 2014

Haven't called into the Peacock for a number of years but though the decor and layout have changed dramatically in that time, the Sunday lunch experience was still welcoming and of good quality. Family group enjoyed a selection of items off the menu without any...More

Thank TankerBear
Reviewed 13 November 2014

The restaurant is well known by the locals as one of the best fish restaurants in town. It is very handy for people staying in Leith or those who want to avoid Edinburgh's expensive restaurants.They serve three sizes of battered fish - small, regular and...More

Thank Harry M
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Ive visited this place before so was happy to pop in on Sunday for lunch with friends. The decor is nice, everything nicely appointed, the chairs issue is already being addressed as per other reviews. The menu choice as good and prices were as expected....More

Thank STPboy
Reviewed 29 October 2014

My last review on the Famous Peacok was really good and I keep hoping that I am going to find a nice eating place in the Edinburgh Area that is consistently good. On reading the latest few reviews I gather that the Peacock is to...More

Thank Winnie46Edinburgh
Reviewed 17 October 2014

Attentive staff with a nice ambience. Food was excellent (and suitably fishy) looking forward to going again..

Thank Ewan C
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Lindsay Road | Albert Dock Basin, Edinburgh EH6 4TZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 552 5522
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