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The Rosette award for this establishment has been suspended and reassessment will take place in due course. Enjoying a lofty position on cobbled Royal Terrace, views from 21212 stretch across Edinburgh and the Forth towards Fife. This Georgian townhouse has been painstakingly transformed into the stylish restaurant with rooms it is today. The restaurant and kitchen occupy the ground and first floors with quality decor, striking artwork and booth seating. Ultra-modern cooking and flavour combinations that are eclectic and often challenging make for a though-provoking dining experience.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

AA Notable Wine List
3 Royal Terrace, EDINBURGH, EH7 5AB


  • Seats: 36
  • Private dining available
  • Steps for wheelchair: 6
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome
Opening times
  • Closed: 2 weeks January, 2 weeks September
Food and Drink
  • Wines over £30: 245
  • Wines by the glass: 12
  • Cuisine style: Modern French
  • Vegetarian menu

About the area

Discover Edinburgh

Edinburgh is one of Britain’s most spectacular cities and both Old and New Towns have UNESCO World Heritage status. At its heart, the Old Town is a treasury of architecture stretching back to medieval times with its labyrinth of narrow lanes (‘wynds’ or ‘closes’). While the New Town's splendid district of squares, crescents and gardens are surrounded by impressive Georgian town houses.

It isn’t just a magnificent, bustling city, it’s surrounded by countryside – offering visitors the best of both worlds. Dominated by hills and the sea, with the rolling Pentland Hills to the south and the broad expanse of the Firth of Forth estuary to the north, it benefits from a rugged and varied landscape. So much so, the city has its own miniature mountain, Arthur’s Seat, which looms over the Old Town and the Palace of Holyroodhouse, dwarfing even Castle Rock and its crowning fortress, Edinburgh Castle.

A couple of miles east, Portobello is Edinburgh’s seaside area, with a long stretch of golden sand that attracts droves of city dwellers on sunny summer days. 


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