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Fishers

1 Shore | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6QW, Scotland
+44 131 554 5666
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (151 reviews)
“fish cakes” (75 reviews)
“miso soup” (53 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:30 Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, European, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
1 Shore | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6QW, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really special night eating scrumptious Scottish Shellfish 🦞 We used to visit Fishers years ago and it was so good to be back. The quality of the fish is still as fresh and delicious as ever. We ate Arbroath Langoustine, Lobster and creme brûlée- yum...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank anniem772
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in Leith, just around the corner from Fishers which my parents had visited a couple of years ago and continue to this day to rave about, so we just had to try it out for ourselves. We were certainly not disappointed and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OCDP84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yet another enjoyable dining experience that once again endeared me to my visitors who came all the way from from New York City and Lagos. My friend and his wife always insist on returning to Fishers at the Shore to once more enjoy the wonderful...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JohnJ721
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely menu. All dishes were delicious especially the lemon sole and the bread and butter pudding- very yummy! Bustling place but still attentive service. Recommend for a special occasion.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank H7126CIstephenb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst on a business trip my colleague want to try a fish Restaurant so looked on trip advisor for a fish restaurant, found this one food excellent had treacle salmon starter , smoked haddock and bread butter pud superb . Service excellent

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Reacher14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

8 of us from our wine club committee attended (the restaurant was unaware who we were). We were treated like royalty. The staff made every effort to recommend and describe the wine with each course. Some had lobster, others scallops. I had the very reasonably...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Waiters were great - very welcoming, helpful and chatty. Menu is super. So many things to choose from. I went for the oysters which were fresh, tasty and nicely presented followed by the lobster (a bit fancy!). Everyone’s meals looked spot on. Great selection of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Lottelli
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we have used Fishers in the City a few times, always excellent, so we tried the Leith outlet, mmm, not so good, cramped, and SO noisy, food was not on par and the cold seafood platter in particular was a real let down, just not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank robv12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant, staff attentive but not overly so just the right balance. Ordered the hot seafood platter in advance and it was huge and excellent quality. Would definitely return.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ARC4368
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We visited Fishers on Sunday evening 4th November. The staff were really helpful, funny and attentive. Fishers have clearly struck gold with their staff. The food is delicious and yes it’s a wee bit more expensive but you are getting fabulous Scottish produce. We had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Freedom52052134099
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Lesley M
3 September 2018|
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Response from AvikB27 | Reviewed this property |
They have a separate vegetarian menu. You can ask for it when you're in the restaurant. My friends opted for the veg menu and said the food was a bit average.
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Lesley M
2 September 2018|
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Response from AvikB27 | Reviewed this property |
They have a separate vegetarian menu. You can ask for it when you're in the restaurant. My friends opted for the veg menu and said the food was a bit average.
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polo7571
29 May 2016|
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Response from andyhep2015 | Reviewed this property |
Get the bus to leith and it is fantastic , book and if you like shellfish order the hot shellfish platter £80 but unbelievable lobster, crab, etc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$69
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Shore | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6QW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 554 5666
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