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29 Queensferry Street, Edinburgh EH2 4QS, Scotland
+44 131 226 1370
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09:00 - 18:00
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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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207 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Montpeliers was recommended by our host as a good place to have dinner, just a short walk from our flat. The menu is upscale and the food well prepared, so no complaints, I was just not "wowed" by the meal...this could be as simple as jet lag, so don't let this stop you from trying this fine establishment. The beer... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Took our new puppy Max to Montpellier's for our lunch. The staff were so good and welcoming. Food was really nice. Sharing platter was our favourite by far. Max looking forward to his return there too.

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Thank Travelocity212
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

walked in off the street without a booking. we had a baby with us, table was a bit cramped so staff moved us to a better seat. staff and service great as well as lovely food and beer.innes and gunn on draught even better for us british. went back for just a drink on night time good location and atmosphere

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Thank lisa b
Kinross, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Came here for a family brunch and didn't eat for the rest of the day! Chose the 'diminutive' Monty breakfast over the Full Monty and couldn't finish it all. Very popular restaurant at all times so booking is essential. Worth a visit but leave your calorie counter at home!

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Thank MrsNP712
Edinburgh
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

I visited Montpelliers on Sunday for a friends birthday. We were more there for the pre-cinema bubbly. I was pleasantly surprised by the completely vegan (yaaaas) vegetable Thai green curry! It wasn't as seasoned as I would make at home however very enjoyable nonetheless. The absolute highlight of our visit however, was our super gorgeous waitress Daniella who was so... More 

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Thank Simone M
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Arrived 45 min early for our pre booked table. But because there were 5 of us we were given a table for 4 with an add on at one end - despite booking weeks in advance.No problem. Staff cortious and welcoming. Sharing starter fine but mains all a disappointment. Not the cheapest of restaurants and there are several in the... More 

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dundee
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62 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Title says it all. Pleasant service and no hassle. Just had drinks. Very pleasant place to chill for a couple of hours. Good deals on guest ale's

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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974 reviews
589 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 393 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the French toast & abundance of bacon once again. It is one of the best places in Edinburgh for for savoury French toast lovers. Service is pleasant but what irritated me was that there was a £1 added to our bill for Social Bite. I'm happy to contribute money to charity but I'd rather that the card was left... More 

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Thank McAnnie1
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Visited this place with a friend for lunch and we hadn't booked but the waiter accommodated us with a window table on the proviso that we were out within an hour and a quarter. The food was pretty mediocre and the service something to behold. A spare seat at our table was taken away and our belongings had to go... More 

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Thank Alison O
United Kingdom
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Have always heard great things about Montpeliers but never ever seemed to make it. When my client suggested this as the venue I was delighted and it did not disappoint. Very well trained staff were super attentive and the decor is fabulous. It was only a tea and a latte but the staff still did check backs and were chatty... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Queensferry Street, Edinburgh EH2 4QS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 131 226 1370

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in West End

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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 sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along the district’s busy main roads. Lothian Road connects to southern Edinburgh and harbors a vague entertainment district: three theatres and the city’s main indie cinema. All attract a select crowd, the sort who appreciate the Saturday Edinburgh’s Farmers’ Market around the corner. The West End’s other great thoroughfare, Shandwick Place, is dominated by trams trundling out to the suburbs and airport, and shoppers picking up last-minute items before hopping aboard.
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