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Heller's Kitchen

#328 of 1,806 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
British, Scottish
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15 Salisbury Place, Edinburgh EH9 1SL, Scotland
+44 131 667 4654
09:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 - 20:00
Mon - Wed 09:00 - 20:00
Thu 09:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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225 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A small and independent restaurant/cafe, HK is very good - menu quite extensive and all food and drink prepared quickly and to a high standard - and all delicious! Quite limited in terms of number of seats, so may be advisable to book it you think it may be busy. Service very good in all respects.

Thank Jack_Bosworth
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Been here a few times but overall not impressed with the snotty service seems attentive and detailed if you are middle aged and look affluent. I noticed this when the adjustment table was asked how everything was and where as I was not then at the end of it they asked if I would leave a tip without asking how... More 

Thank H2135GWnancyd
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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177 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met with another couple for lunch here. We each ordered different items and all four were perfectly cooked - I particularly liked that the food wasn't greasy, over-spiced or too rich. It was perfectly prepared and delicious, and after a burger I wasn't left feeling either bloated or hungry. The service was great but not perfect, for example once... More 

Thank Neil D
Norwich, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch after a long morning walking followed by shops on a bitterly cold day. Son had chicken burger, with avocado and bacon plus chips, I had broccoli, cauliflower & blue cheese soup. All food was freshly cooked, hot and delicious - my only very minor comment would be that mine was a wee bit stingy on the... More 

Thank sjolive
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

This was a return visit for an afternoon catch up with friends. So we had tea/coffee, cakes etc. This is what HK excells at. The welcome, as always, was warm, the service was with a smile, and the coffees and cake were delicious. This is a really nice place to get away from the hustle and bustle, especially at this... More 

2 Thank lastword2016
Haywards Heath
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

A wonderful, freshly cooked veggie breakfast, delicious coffee and a lovely relaxed atmosphere. Every part of the breakfast was delicious, the seating was comfortable and spacious and the coffee was rich and smooth. I was the only male present at that time, it seemed to be the place to go for ladies that brunch in Newington, and a smart and... More 

1 Thank chriscouldridge1970
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Most excellent and clean, we stopped in at the recommendation of a local and were not disappointed. Prices were very reasonable.

1 Thank Clara H
Norwich, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Heller's Kitchen is very clean and the staff are very friendly. We did not wait too long for our food which was delicious and filled our plates. (They even wrapped the left-overs for us) I would highly recommend Heller's, but watch out as it closes at 9pm.

Thank Evelyn C
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Went there this evening and had a lovely meal, both food and wine were excellent also the staff especially a young polish girl who had only been there 4 weeks but was. So efficient!' that I thought she was managment!!!!!

Thank sheilam16363
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140 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

3 of us had brunch here during the Fringe, and it was great! Menu selection is varied and interesting, service cheerful and really attentive, and the atmosphere has the right balance of informality and bustle. Brilliant!

Thank shirlham

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 29
British, Scottish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Salisbury Place, Edinburgh EH9 1SL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 667 4654
Nestled in the heart of Edinburgh's Southside, Hellers Kitchen offers a friendly, warm welcome and an array of exciting dishes. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, Hellers Kitchen is a vibrant atmosphere to be in at any time of the day.

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