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Apex International Hotel | 31-35 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HS, Scotland
+44 131 473 7156
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
2 Jan 2017
“Worst Xmas experience ever”
27 Dec 2016
“Christmas dinner”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
European, Scottish, Mediterranean, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Apex International Hotel | 31-35 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HS, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Booked months in advance for Xmas Day dinner for a special Xmas away in Edinburgh. Arrived 10 mins early and told our table wasn't ready and to come back later. Went to Hotel foyer that looked like McDonalds merged with airport departure lounge. Disgusting atmosphere....More

Thank Nancypickles
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Don't go! They can't cope. It was awful from start to finish.no pre dinner drink offered. Spilt an entire tray of drinks over my mother. Started ridiculously small. Main course lacking in decent vegetables

Thank J00ls6
Reviewed 5 May 2016

We stayed at the hotel which is a good choice and went here for breakfast. Despite the nice interior and the nice panorama views of the castle we were disappointed. Breakfast was descent but nothing special and very overpriced!

Thank Erik S
Reviewed 2 March 2016

The highlight of this restaurant is without doubt the wonderful view over Edinburgh Castle. The decor is dated and in need of refurbishment. The food was good but the staff seem to be slightly dis-organised and working to their procedures rather than customer requirements. However,...More

Thank manswa
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Unfortunately the restaurant did not come up to expectations, The place could do with a complete makeover. The waiting staff are attentive, but the chief could do better!

1  Thank chawkes2016
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Food was good, view was lovely but the only downside would be the waiters standing over you watching you eat. It's nice to be waited on but me personally would of liked a bit more privacy. Seemed to be a lot of waiters for medium...More

Thank BradMumf
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Christmas dinner overlooking the castle was very special and the food was excellent. The waiters were all very pleasant

Thank ellen175
Reviewed 5 November 2015

We had full breakfast and ordered 3 full Scottish breakfasts and maple syrup pancakes. The food was fine although there was only 1 egg, it specifies 2 on the menu. The coffee was lukewarm and the bacon slightly underdone. The pastries and fruit were nice,...More

Thank Finlay M
Reviewed 12 August 2015

This was the main reason for booking this hotel - were taking in the Tattoo and looking forward to dining here to see the fireworks on the following evening. To rub salt into the wound they serve breakfast there !!

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 4 August 2015

The castle view is gorgeous and the food is amazing... we love the scottish breakfast and the variety for breakfast

Thank Marcus L
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

Average prices
USD 47
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Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 21:30
Monday
19:00 - 21:30
Saturday
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Apex International Hotel | 31-35 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 473 7156
  • This restaurant is at Apex Grassmarket Hotel
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