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Paradise Palms

41 Lothian Street, Edinburgh EH1 1HB, Scotland
+44 131 225 4186
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“nachos” (23 reviews)
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Pub, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
41 Lothian Street, Edinburgh EH1 1HB, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here on a friday on the recommendation of a friend. We absolutely loved the whole vibe of the place, especially the plush toys on the ceiling and the rainforest-themed toilets. Good selection of draft and bottle beers. Big menu, all vegetarian and with...More

Thank DixieNormous12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hubby and I enjoyed a very rare date night here on Saturday! We had been wanting to go for ages and it is easy walking distance for us. We were not disappointed! A really great range of vegetarian/vegan foods, it took us ages to choose...More

Thank clairebeth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is really cool and relaxed. They have various things and everything is vegetarian/vegan. I had the buffalo seitan that was nice but a little dry, my boyfriend had the burger that was very good. We shared onion rings and Mac and Cheese that...More

Thank Elsa N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited becuase of the great reviews we had heard and we were not dissapointed! A great lunchtime visit all round. Staff were fab and food even better, cannot wait to return again and sample more of the unique menu.

Thank lydsbllk
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of our fave spots in Edinburgh. Delicious and creative menu. I particularly like the Mac n Cheese and the chilli with cornbread. A good restaurant to prove you don't need meat to have a delicious meal. The vibe is always good. Chilled and cool....More

Thank Ophelia333
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

The setting of the restaurant is very nice. The nachos as well as the dips and the vegan burger was very good.

Thank Lea S
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Very cool bar/hangout, so much to look at. Great for veggie vegans after soulful comfort food. If we lived in Edinburgh, we'd definitely be back.

Thank Tamsin S
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

This is the most amazing vegan comfort food I’ve EVER had! The cauliflower wings & mac n cheese was delightful! Staff were attentive and helpful with choices on the menu. Amazing, would definitely go bad again and again.

Thank Zoe B
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

A small group of us popped in for a bite to eat for lunch as we heard great things about the food! I was pleasently surprised to see a small selection of vinyl for sale! So whilst waiting for my food, I flicked through the...More

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

I came here with a friend in the festival and was so impressed. I had trouble choosing as all the dishes sounded amazing! We came for lunch and got to see some fringe show rehearsals which was entertaining. It still felt nice and relaxed though...More

Thank Marie-clare T
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
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Questions & Answers
19 March 2017|
Response from Andrew R | Property representative |
Hi, Although children are allowed during the day, our license does not allow those under 16 years old after 8pm and 16-17 year olds after 9pm. Thanks, Paradise Palms
Jess W
2 November 2016|
Response from Andrew R | Property representative |
Hi Jess, thanks for your question. Around half our menu is gluten free or available gluten free. Our website has a copy of the current menu and we also run daily specials which have gluten free options too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 11
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Lothian Street, Edinburgh EH1 1HB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 225 4186
  • E-mail
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