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Palmyra

Nicolson, Edinburgh, Scotland
+44 131 667 6655
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“falafel” (29 reviews)
“wraps” (12 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Fast food, Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Vegan Options, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Nicolson, Edinburgh, Scotland
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Reviewed today via mobile

Quick service, nice price, and tasty kebab. Very nice compared with other kebabs that break down easily or have all meat and salad separate. Very compact and we'll grilled, with all tastes on a bite not having a mess while trying to eat it.

Thank Raul F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I live this place! Friendly fast and delicious middle eastern scran in bustling part of town. Great menu but I am a sucker for the classic Chicken Shawarma. Near national museum. Great pit stop!

Thank V5095RLalanh
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Mi wife and I popped into Palmyra for something to eat whilst out doing some festival shows yesterday evening. On arrival the place was busy but we managed to find a table. We both decided to have the Falafel and Houmous Wraps and they were...More

Thank Gogs63
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I don't generally give anyone a bad review as I've worked and run hotels and restaurants for decades. I also really enjoy kebabs, now named wraps, at Palmyra, they are great, normally. A year ago I noticed standards going down and yesterday I got a...More

Thank Guide811178
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Best chicken shawarma I've had in Edinburgh. Great food at good price, friendly staff, definitely will be back.

Thank FoodyLou
Reviewed 2 February 2018

lovely wrap and falafel for carry out - good value, simple and delicious and probably pretty healthy too. Year in, year out, I am pleased to have a wrap there when in this part of town.

Thank Sheumais_dha
Reviewed 17 November 2017

A good, no-fuss place for when you're in a hurry. Food is cheap, but quite tasty. I liked their falafel.

Thank RemmyF2
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Had a chicken kebab wrap. Tasty and didn’t have to wait too long. Could maybe of had a bit more chicken in it.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 21 October 2017

The food taste superb! Awesome Portion for hungry travellers! Average pricing for Kebabs and Doners... For an Asian Family their portion is huge! Even my in laws couldnt finish it! heee!

Thank Mas A
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped off here before a Fringe show and can honestly say it was the best chicken kebab I've ever had!

Thank Wolframwolfred
Nearby
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nicolson, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 667 6655
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