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Hamiltons Bar & Kitchen

#434 of 1,808 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
Stockbridge & Dean Village
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16-18 Hamilton Place, Edinburgh EH3 5AU, Scotland
+44 131 226 4199
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09:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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Santa Barbara, California
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Popped in last Monday for lunch And was seated quickly and given helpful advice on the wine and cocktail list which was vast to choose from. I had the beef burger which was one of the best I've tried in the city which is a feat in such a stagnated market. Staff were friendly but not overbearing which is perfect... More 

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Thank David C
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We ate at Hamiltons last night (20.5.17) for my friend's birthday. We had originally booked for 6 people but at the last minute two more people turned up. The Hamilton's staff could not have been more helpful and accommodating, insisting that it was no trouble even though it was obvious that they were very busy. We had cocktails to start... More 

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Thank Jenny S
Jersey, United Kingdom
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508 reviews
325 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We chose this place for breakfast while staying in Stockbridge for a couple of nights. The food was tasty & well cooked. Service was very good.

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Thank JerseyBoy75
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

always great , always vibrant, i always enjoy our time here..wonderful selection of beers, and best service!

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Thank sharkyd425
Bangkok, Thailand
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57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at this restaurant for a brunch as it was close to our rented place. It was a good spot to have a chilled out late breakfast or lunch. I had the full Scottish breakfast with eggs, sausages, bacon, haggis, black pudding, etc. I would say that it was pretty good. Though, my friend's pancake was a bit burn... More 

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Thank Busy_Moddy
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just popped into Hamilton's again. I say again, as this happens to be a local haunt for us and I've yet to give it a review. Hamilton's is exactly what you need it to be for a casual / chilled dinner and bar... Based on tonight alone, we can't fault it. Staff have been great since the moment we walked... More 

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Thank Greg G
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for a light snack based upon the recommendation of a local. We weren't disappointed by the quality of celeriac soup, which came with great local bread. Service was lackadaisical, but acceptable. A solid restaurant for a quick bite if you're not concerned about the quick part.

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Thank sdgilchrist
Binfield, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I popped into Hamiltons after a day at work on a recommendation. I was treated a little sharply and when they realised I was a solo well the look on the faces was a pure picture. Oh dear, no big tips. I was sat in the corner, naughty schoolboy style and it just had a very poor feel to it.... More 

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Thank Snowy_howells
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Just been in for a quick bite to eat. Went far the burger which was very good. Well cooked, seasoned and huge patty. The twice cooked chips where crispy however a fresh oil would have made the meal perfect. Definitely worth a visit 💪

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Thank Karen G
Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Visited for dinner on a Friday night with friends. It was very busy and we were lucky to get a table, despite this we were seated quickly and had staff taking our food and drinks orders in no time! The food was excellent for the price, tasted great and was presented very well. There was a good selection but the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$53 - US$53
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 01:00
Monday
09:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 01:00
Thursday
09:00 - 01:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-18 Hamilton Place, Edinburgh EH3 5AU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Neighbourhood: Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Phone Number: +44 131 226 4199

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Stockbridge & Dean Village

Neighbourhood Profile
Stockbridge & Dean Village
Just downhill of New Town and attractively straddling a river near the elegant Royal Botanic Garden, it’s small wonder that Stockbridge became one of the city’s first hip neighbourhoods. It’s now one of Edinburgh’s most desirable, though many bohemian touches have fallen away as its residents have matured and the area has gentrified. Some second-hand shops cling on, but mostly residents display refined tastes in basement bistros, gastropubs, coffee and antique shops, boutiques and delis and at the Sunday farmers' market. A pleasant ten-minute walk away, along a leafy riverside path beside the gurgling Water of Leith, lies Dean Village. This sleepy neighborhood of medieval half-timbered houses still retains much of the village feel it had when watermills plied their trade here. Beyond, the wooded riverside path feels even more remote as it climbs to the sculpture gardens of the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art.
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