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The Black Fox


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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The foxiest thing to ever hit Leith! The Black Fox is the place to come for scrumptious food, delectible wine and fantastic cocktails. Our friendly staff will greet you with a smile and ensure your visit goes off without a hitch.
US$11 - US$33
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews burger coleslaw smoked bacon cajun chicken halloumi side salad haggis bon bons pulled pork pastry leith walk apple ale modern pub auld reekie amazing cocktails portions are generous great atmosphere food menu
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Come here often and absolutely love the food. Delicious burgers, and the halloumi sticks and haggis bon bons are awesome. Cocktails are fab too - voodoo cocktail is my personal favourite!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Adele C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanx for amazing burgers, cool beers, tasty whisky, fantastic stuff and a beautiful evening. Slàinte mhath!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MasoorDal
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking for a place to grab dinner around the area when I decided to pop in "The Black Fox", seeing how I have passed by it a few times on the bus. Was really glad that I did because the food and service...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank shadowstones
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking to a gig in the city, popped in here for something quick to eat. Quick and friendly service. Had the Foxy burger, which had cheese, smoked bacon and pulled pork, with a side of Cajun fries, salad and coleslaw. Delicious! Would definitely come back...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Gavin L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great menu and food food. Today I had a classic burger and sweet potato fries. Fab beers and cocktails to choose from too, great service.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank claireabella13a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took a friend into the Black Fox today. The lady greeted us by ‘are you wanting food?’... we said no just drinks, and said we would sit by the window. She said no more and walked away from us... We weren’t sure if she...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank GarryLeith
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First night in Edinburgh and a nice cosy find... Good selection of beer, wine and Gins. Service was great as would food selection good for the family including our 9 and 11 year old. The youngest had chicken from the wee menu. Boys had burgers!...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JohnC097
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were going for dinner at the Little Chartroom so we decided to have drinks near by, came across this place. We went in and sat at a table, next thing we know the manager who was sitting at a table opposite barked “that table...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank shhcc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We was staying in the area and saw the previous reviews so thought we would give it a go. Very helpful and attentive staff. The burgers are great! Also good selection of beer and cocktails. Would highly recommend!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank shinny_d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the food here. Generous servings with chips, salad and coleslaw accompanying burgers. Cost was about £50 for 3 people including a burger and pint each. Would return

Date of visit: February 2019
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Mairi M
22 October 2018|
Response from RichardH7531 | Property representative |
We are indeed dog friendly providing pooches are well behaved and kept on a leash at all times.
21 October 2018|
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Response from hildac386 | Reviewed this property |
We just called in on the off chance, but that was at night.
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