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The Salisbury Arms

) #319 of 1,856 Restaurants in Edinburgh $$ - $$$ , British,
58 Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh EH16 5AD, Scotland
+44 131 667 4518
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“sunday roast” (21 reviews)
“pork belly” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Gastropub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
58 Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh EH16 5AD, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 1,026 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice drinks in the sun within the beer garden. Bar and interior nice and clean. Brilliant menu. Service for tables a bit slow but the whole experinece very pleasant

Thank 822simon
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place has been newly renovated and it's beautiful! Food is great and drinks are awesome! Fabulous atmosphere with fantastic staff! We're from Canada and our daughter and son in law live across the street! We have been several times and will miss this place...More

Thank haroldnmarion
Reviewed 1 week ago

First visit to this spot in current incarnation. I remember it being an It's a Scream pub, cateirng for student population nearby. I was surprised to hear it was now being recommended for food, so suggested we try it for Father's Day. It is located...More

Thank Wotsit179
General Manager A, Manager at The Salisbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi there, I would like to thank you for taking the time to leave us a feedback, it's honestly very appreciated. I am glad you enjoyed your food, and I apologize if you found the service slow, you shouldn't have to wait so long for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, quick and pleasant. I enjoyed the tomato and hallumi salad! So nicely done. Highly recommended. Pizza also very good. Gluten free food also avail. I never take pics of my food, but this was damn good!More

Thank RoadTripper182186
General Manager A, Manager at The Salisbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for this wonderful feedback! I will pass your comments to the team. And we love our pizzas too, especially the Carne pizza! Very tasty and a bit spicy... We're looking forward to your next visit. Kind Regards, The Salisbury...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a drink in the evening and sat outside in the sunshine! Lovely bar and comfy sofas surrounding a fire pit!

Thank Lesley-Kentish
General Manager A, Manager at The Salisbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Lesley, Thank you so much for your review! We love our beer garden too, specially on a sunny day ! We hope to see you again! Kind Regards, The Salisbury Arms team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a table for Friday night. The place was very full and there was a great "buzz" to the place. A good selection on then menu but come time to order we found that the sea bass was no longer available. Slightly disappointing as it...More

Thank Oliver S
General Manager A, Manager at The Salisbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Oliver, Thank you so much for your review, we love to read our guest feedback, good or bad! I am very glad you enjoyed your dinner, but I would like to apologize for your chips. And you're right, it's always better to book! Thanks...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a Tuesday night for dinner and ended up eating in the bar area, but it was so much fun as it was trivia night! We ended up playing along with loads of regulars! The food is good and the cocktails are even...More

Thank OBX-Girl60
General Manager A, Manager at The Salisbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We really appreciate your positive review! Thanks very much! I am very glad you enjoyed your dinner with us and we hope to have you back soon, for another quizz night! Kind Regards, The Salisbury Arms team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the best pubs / restaurants in Edinburgh! My husband and I visit at least a couple of times a week for drinks and quite often food. The staff are so friendly and helpful, nothing is ever too much bother. The standard...More

Thank SarahGrand13
General Manager A, Manager at The Salisbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi SarahGrand13, That's a great review, and we love it! Thank you very much for that! It's always a pleasure to welcome you, and having you as regular! Thanks again for this feedback and your recommendation we look forward to your next visit! Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building for the restaurant is very nice, lovely decor and has a good atmosphere. But starting with service i was disappointed as wrong drinks were served to us. when our mains were served to us they obviously asked us about sauces etc. but when...More

Thank Rob A
General Manager A, Manager at The Salisbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rob A, First, thank you for taking the time to leave us this feedback, we appreciate your honest review. We set a high standard for ourselves, so we are disappointed to hear that your experience with us was not a positive one. But we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very busy, friendly pub. Need to book at busy times. Tagliatelle very good and waitresses very helpful

Thank Molly G
General Manager A, Manager at The Salisbury Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Molly G, Thank you very much we appreciate your feedback! I am very glad you had a good time with us, and you right it's always better to book ! We hope to see you soon, Kind Regards, The Salisbury Arms Team

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jenny1212
What a pity that the person who wrote the 'Xmas meal' review can't write in English!
13 December 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 51
Cuisine
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh EH16 5AD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 667 4518
  • E-mail
Description
Our beautifully refurbished Gastropub, not far from Edinburgh city centre, serves delicious fresh food daily with a great selection of wines and local beers.

In the warmer months enjoy Al Fresco dining in our beer garden with outdoor fire-pit and Peroni Bar and when the winter nights set in join us in the bar around the fire or in the dining room with indoor fire-pit.

Scottish Entertainment Awards 2017 Finalists
- Scotland's Best Gastropub
- Scotland's Best Outdoor Hospitality Area
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