Chaophraya

“Contemporary Thai with stunning views” - AA Inspector

LOCATION

EDINBURGH, EDINBURGH

Official Rating
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Awards
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  •   Social distancing and safety measures in place
  •   Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
  •   Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
Opening status: Open

Our Inspector's view

Located on the 4th floor, this panoramic restaurant offers magnificent rooftop views of Edinburgh all the way to the Forth. Helpful, courteous staff offer a traditional welcome and explain the lengthy menu, which combines traditional Thai dishes with more modern interpretations. Great cocktails, too.

Awards, accolades and Welcome Schemes

award
1 Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence
Chaophraya
4th Floor, 33 Castle Street, EDINBURGH, EDINBURGH, EH2 3DN

Features

Opening times
  • Open all year
  • Lunch served from: 12
  • Dinner served until: close
Food and Drink
  • Cuisine style: Thai

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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