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The Atelier Restaurant - CLOSED

159-161 Morrison Street, Edinburgh EH3 8AG, Scotland
+44 131 629 5040
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (97 reviews)
“scallops” (72 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (28 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
159-161 Morrison Street, Edinburgh EH3 8AG, Scotland
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Seated for a five-course tasting, we were presented with a menu that ached with the desire for creativity, simmering with interesting flavour pairings. It was with agonising irony that their self-titled workshop repeatedly produced dishes besmirched by flaws and haunted by a lack of direction....More

1  Thank tsukihana
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Have now been twice, once lunch once dinner and very impressed both times. The food is good, some dishes fantastic , particularly the fish dishes. Excellent wines as well. Tremendous value . Service delightful. I like the room , it is fairly simple but tasteful....More

Thank grayfam
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Without pomp and fuss, The Atelier is an establishment offering well-crafted and thought about food. I had no idea what I was about to embark upon when taking 4 other diners to this restaurant with an age range from picky teenager to cantankerous elderly mother....More

Thank Grizzlepuss
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We had the tasting memu - frankly each course seemed to be more delicious than the last and it was fantastic good value. This is now definitely one of the best restaurants in Edinburgh (it gives the Michelin starred venues a real run for their...More

Thank Paul_Edinburgh
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic business lunch. Classy cooking...will be back. Great choice of starters and the fish main was fab

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Courtesy of an Itison tasting voucher (5 courses and a glass of wine each), my nephew and I had booked in here for dinner at 6.30 p.m. last night. I was the first to arrive and, while waiting outside for my dining companion, noticed that...More

1  Thank MadamZsaZsa
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We came to E. for my fathers birthday on the easter weekend. Ended up in The Atelier because of the good ratings and indeed: Food was unexpected! Original & brilliant! Been to Edinburgh twice & The Atelier was hands down the best restaurant we've been...More

Thank Miss H
Reviewed 14 April 2017

A 5 course dinner bought with an Itison voucher. One flaw to point out up front as this really is cheating...it's not 5 courses, unless you consider the amuse bouche to be a course which I (and I think most English speakers) would not. I...More

3  Thank alecw222
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We ate here recently on a voucher deal and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. I had wanted to dine here for a while but never got round to it and when I saw the deal we booked. Friendly staff, tasty food, nice atmosphere and good prices...More

Thank serviceace
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

The Atelier restaurant is clearly a good restaurant and it really pains me that I've given it 2 stars as it should be 4 maybe even 5. We came here with my mum and dad as a treat for them and reading all the positive...More

1  Thank 697Scottytraveller
West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
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
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$14 - US$28
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159-161 Morrison Street, Edinburgh EH3 8AG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 131 629 5040
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