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Samphire Seafood Bar & Grill at Orocco Pier

17 High Street, South Queensferry, Edinburgh EH30 9PP, Scotland
+44 131 331 1298
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“samphire” (40 reviews)
“steak” (52 reviews)
“mussel pot” (6 reviews)
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Seafood, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
17 High Street, South Queensferry, Edinburgh EH30 9PP, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

All around good value for food and service. My husband and I met up with his sister and husband for dinner and drinks. Service from bar to restaurant was excellent. Menu could have more variety but what is there is excellent. Shared a seafood platter...More

Thank Dara H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Well where to start this lovely decorated restaurant with views over the Forth Bridges is amazing fine wine had a lovely French Pinot Noir starters were homemade fishcake and a Misto which was awesome the tastes yummy Mains were loin of Venison with red wine...More

Thank Norman W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We are here before 7pm to take advantage of the set menu 2 and 3 course meal offer. I had a thai crab starter, mussel and cheese linguine and eton mess with a coffee. All this was about £20. Even though it was busy the...More

Thank tthalliday1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were greeted cheerily and shown to a cracking table with a spectacular view over the Estuary and to the rail Bridge. Service was attentive and upbeat. Food was impeccable. All good!! We shall return, we can pay no higher accolade.

Thank David D
Reviewed 1 week ago

My close girl friends and I recently dined at Orocco Pier in the Samphire Restaurant in celebration of our special birthday year. We chose Orocco Pier because of the style and ambience we wanted to make it an evening to remember and also due to...More

Thank daisychain0705
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband & I visited Samphire restaurant at Orocco pier for his birthday dinner and had a thoroughly enjoyable evening. We were shown to a window seat which had the most amazing view of the Forth rail bridge. The food was absolutely delicious and the...More

Thank KJ208
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of 6 plus an infant and requested a table with a view of the river. We were allocated a great table with room to have a buggy at the table and also had the option of a high chair. Greeted by...More

Thank Fiona C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with my 2 teenagers for my daughter's 18th birthday. Between us we had the roasted tiger prawns, prawn salad and salt & pepper squid to start, with all of us going for steaks for mains. Everything was excellent, the service was good and the...More

Thank KirklistonSteve
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice and very friendly bar to have a good And wide selection of draught beer. The food looks good but I didn't tried it. Worth a visit!

Thank Ralphfrank
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is some distance from our home and is an up market restaurant ... a kind of " Special Occasion " place. Stunning views of the Forth and the Bridges, probably the best customer service I have had let down really badly with a...More

Thank Pwh2
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Questions & Answers
Rebecca S
4 May 2017|
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Response from Kirsten S | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, We do have a children's menu it is priced at £5.95 for 2 courses and a drink. The options are: Chicken burger with chips and salad Mini haddock in batter with chips and mushy peas Cheese and bacon toastie... More
Frances B
21 March 2017|
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Response from Dave J | Reviewed this property |
hello, yes they serve chicken in a variety of meals, the place is class.
5 September 2016|
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Response from Crogilvie | Reviewed this property |
Lots of parking near bye so cars are not a problem.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$57 - US$57
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 High Street, South Queensferry, Edinburgh EH30 9PP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh  >  South Queensferry
  • Phone Number: +44 131 331 1298
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