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The Wee Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
European, British, Scottish, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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17 Main Street, North Queensferry KY11 1JG, Scotland
+44 1383 616263
Today
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I feel the previous OMG has been posted spitefully by a coward who has never eaten in the restaurant. Their account of their visit is fiction - made up to try and cause problems - what a coward !!!!! We all pity you - that you should be so pathetic !!!!!

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Thank Craig W
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Last minute decision to come here recommended by family. And so glad they did cosy and very friendly. Food was fantastic I had the scallops and then sea bass it was very tasty and well presented. Lovely staff and lovely food Highly recomended

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Thank Jon M
Linlithgow, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second time I have had the misfortune to be at this restaurant, the chef should not be allowed any where near a kitchen . I ordered a fillet steak medium and I got a piece of RAW meat with red blood all over my plate, When I complained the chef came out and swore at me , Much nicer restaurants... More 

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HQNQ, Owner at The Wee Restaurant, responded to this review

I have requesting that this review gets removed from a TripAdvisor. This is utter lies and complete fantasy and won't be tolerated. Our chefs have never come out front of house and sworn at anyone. We stand by the standards we are known for. More 

Dunfermline
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to go out for the New Year and chose the incredible deal offered by the Wee Restaurant to see the New Year in with a five course meal, coffee and drink of your choice to toast the year ahead. The evening started at 8.45pm ( for everyone) and even though the restaurant was fully booked the service ran like... More 

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Thank Sandy W
Leeds, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spurt of the moment visit for us after reading positive reviews. We found the choice very limited. Set menu offered 2 courses £26 pp with supplement for choosing steak. Only other option was fish or risotto. Cream of leak & potato soup was as it said nothing special & Luke warm. Hubby had duck which was presented nice & tasted... More 

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Thank Joanne C
Malvern, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A cosy and comfortable wee restaurant placed picturesquely between the (at present) two forth bridges. My sister, my son and I visited for lunch and were not disappointed. We coincidentally all chose the same - scallops as a starter and sea bass on udon noodles and a Thai broth as a main. We attempted to share two sweet dishes between... More 

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Thank Colin N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

I visited last week with my son and everything was perfect. The food was excellent as was the service. A lovely wee restaurant in a stunning location near the Forth Railway Bridge. We'll worth a visit.

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Singapore, Singapore
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61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

It was a great surprise that my brother booked dinner for us during a recent trip back home to Scotland. Although Craig and Vicky now oversee the second restaurant in Edinburgh the high standards of excellent food still remain. It always a delight to eat here and will look forward to my next visit to NQ.

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Thank tartanexile
Dunfermline
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

It makes the freshest food, beautifully cooked and presented in a relaxed, friendly intimate space. No fancy prices, just terrific service and quality. What a find!

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Thank Mary P
Scotland
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116 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very good and reasonably priced set lunch. Usually full so booking highly recommended and they also now have a sister restaurant in Edinburgh although not been to that one yet. Like its' name suggests, it is wee and somewhat cramped inside when full. 2 courses for 18 quid - what I remember best was their extremely light gnocchi, which I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 32 - USD 49
Cuisine
European, British, Scottish, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Main Street, North Queensferry KY11 1JG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  North Queensferry
  • Phone Number: +44 1383 616263

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Dumbarton, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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