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La Garrigue

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31 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DH, Scotland
+44 131 557 3032
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12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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Calgary, Canada
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57 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow! Delicious. A restaurant I would recommend to any one who likes good gourmet food. However, not necessarily big portions. But, do not get me wrong, the reasonable size portions are not tiny, just good size. Enjoy it. It is a place to visit.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were in Edinburgh for a few days and after reading reviews on trip advisor we decided to go here. The service was excellent and food outstanding. Recommend the pigeon to start and the duck or pork for main were both delicious. Would highly recommend and definitely go back if I was in Edinburgh again!

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Aberfeldy, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Wonderful meal, great atmosphere and could not fault anything. Look forward to visiting again when in Edinburgh.

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Belfast
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169 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The menu was so good it was difficult to just choose one form each course. Service really good and attentive. Great wine at affordable price. We had a table for 5 at the window and the view over Carlton Hill was brilliant. We were over for the European rugby finals and always like to have a great meal afterwards to... More 

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Waco, Texas
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our stop for our last night in Edinburgh. It also happened to be my mom's birthday. She's not s fan of French food, but I convinced her to try it. And she absolutely loved the place. The food was outstanding. The pigeon with puff pastry is a great choice for a starter. The duck breast was out of... More 

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Fife, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 283 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had set lunch here but should have booked in advance as we were lucky to get a table and then only had it for 75 minutes. Broccoli soup was very good as was the plaice main but the pork belly main had obviously sat too long somewhere as some of the pork portion was chewy/ verging on being burnt on... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our last night in Edinburgh, we decided we wanted to go to a good restaurant and enjoy the experience. We were not disappointed. The staff were friendly, efficient and helpful. The food was delicious and the wine list more than adequate. We had a very pleasant dining experience and were sorry that it was our last night, as we... More 

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Thank Dale M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last night was the third time I have eaten here - all 6 six of us had wonderful starters and main courses, and those of us who had pudding were very happy indeed. The fish of the day (plaice fillet with saffron rice) was melt in the mouth delicious. The house wine (red and white) was certainly very drinkable! A... More 

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Mid Calder, West Lothian
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a birthday lunch and yet again the very high standards were met both in food and service. Never disappointed eating here- look forward to my next visit. Highly recommended.

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Thank Bob P
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there on the easter weekend for a lovely lunch and loved what we found here. The service was excellent, attentive and kind, they made sure that we were never missing anything. I ordered the vegetarian dish, which was very tasty and delicate. I would 100% recommend this address.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$46
Cuisine
Mediterranean, French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 557 3032
Description
Close to the Royal Mile, La Garrigue is a low-key yet chic French restaurant in the buzzing heart of Edinburgh city centre. Smart hyacinth and white-panelled walls strike a stylishly understated tone, with simple wooden seating and bright windows offering views over Carlton Hill. Cuisine is similarly deceptively rustic, specialising in signature dishes from the rural Languedoc region of southern France heartened by deft modern cooking.

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Bonnyrigg, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Old Town

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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the royal palace – two of Edinburgh’s great set-piece attractions. But there’s lots more exploring to do here down dozens of little alleys, or wynds, while at night the city’s busiest clubs erupt along the Cowgate which is closed to traffic for this purpose.
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