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    The Sheep Heid Inn

    43-45 The Causeway, Edinburgh EH15 3QA, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good19%
    • Average22%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible11%
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    1 - 5 of 96 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Such a beautiful pub in such a lovely location but so disappointing. The food is okay but not great. They overbooked their restaurant so rang and asked me to arrive early which we did. Then they sort of ignored us. The bar staff are lack...More

    Thank dpksmith
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Arrived at the time of our reservation only to be sent away by the server who told us we got the wrong Sheep's Heid. Well, we looked online and there IS ONLY ONE. They lost our booking. Server was not apologetic at all. Returned to...More

    Thank sabinaw110
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The food was very overpriced for the portion size. Mezze for 2 sharing starter came with 3 falafels (for 2?) And 3 dishes with a tiny amount of dips... all for around £12. The heirloom tomato/superior salad costing £8.95 consisted of greens and 3 mushy...More

    Thank newbies_7
    Reviewed 2 November 2017

    Booked table for 4 online for 8.30 pm. Arrived promptly at 8.15. Told table not ready so we had a drink in the bar. Had to ask at 9 pm if table was ready. Taken upstairs into dining room (no other people had come down)...More

    Thank Peter T
    Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

    ... from being great. The pub proudly announces that they are the oldest pub in Scotland (14th Century) , but do nothing special to celebrate that inside. Very nice bar, very good staff, very limited menu and very mediocre after all was said and done....More

    Thank Ror8987
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    • 15
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    • Southside & Holyrood
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    just a few pounds. In August the student population is
    replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here
    for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and
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    Room Tips
    "This is a restaurant - not an Inn."
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    "Down a narrow lane off Main Street"
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    "Eat upstairs if in large group.more spacious and atmospheric."
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