Howies Waterloo Place

29 Waterloo Place , Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 3BQ
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Open seven days a week for lunch and dinner.

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome

About Howies Waterloo Place

Housed in a gorgeous Georgian building, Howies Waterloo Place is located at the foot of Calton Hill in the East End of Edinburgh. This place is stunning, a real head turner, where natural light floods the building showcasing original period features and contemporary Scottish style.

Open for lunch, dinner, special events and weddings, Waterloo’s main dining hall seats up to 100 people, but if you’d prefer to keep things strictly private then The Calton Room is great for special events and seats up to 26 people.

Cuisine: Scottish, Locally Sourced
Dress Code: Casual,Smart Casual,Smart Casual
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Visited On Friday, 07 May 2021

Great to be back. Lovely airy environment. Good choice of non-alcoholic drinks to meet the needs of current COVID requirements indoors.

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Visited On Friday, 07 May 2021

Good choice of menu for a very reasonable price. All the staff were very friendly and attentive without being over bearing. Thoroughly enjoyed our first lunch out of lockdown. Would highly recommend Howies for a relaxed, enjoyable lunch.

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Visited On Friday, 07 May 2021

Thank you so much for hosting our wedding breakfast. All our guests were delighted and commented on how wonderful the food was and how lovely the room looked. Thank you for all your help and for making our day special in these strange times. Irene and Hugo

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Visited On Friday, 07 May 2021

Excellent food and service. Will be back soon!

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Visited On Friday, 07 May 2021

Excellent service/VFM, will definitely be returning

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Visited On Friday, 07 May 2021

Covid restrictions handled very well.

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Visited On Friday, 07 May 2021

Fabulous meal as always

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Visited On Monday, 03 May 2021

Everything was great from the moment we arrived. Staff were friendly and helpful and good was amazing

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 May 2021

One of the best restaurants in town. Great food excellent value and superb staff.

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Visited On Thursday, 06 May 2021

Was so good to be back visiting this wonderful restaurant. As always, great service and a fab menu which caters for customers with food allergies. As someone who is coeliac, this is so important and is often not available in all restaurants, so thank you, Howies. Can't wait to return!

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 May 2021

Wonderful as always

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 May 2021

Awesome lunch. Casserole was amazing with horseradish mash. The non alcoholic drinks selection was good. I had No-secco bramble fizz and mum had drivers G&T. Really decent choice on gluten free menu, Amazing meal had by all 3 of us.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 May 2021

It's great to see you have opened up again and very encouraging that you have weathered the storm. Twice! I think the dividers between the tables are the classiest in town and I'm sure the investment in these will prove worthwhile even after restrictions are fully lifted. If we ever see that day... Thanks to you all for a great lunch.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 May 2021

Glad that you're still having your set menus. So many of your competitors no !longer have them.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 May 2021

I am a regular (pre lockdown) and have always enjoyed the overall experience. However, on this occasion I was disappointed with the meal served to my Daughter, namely the pea risotto. The dish presented was more like a pea soup and lacked flavour and seasoning. My daughter left most of the dish. I said nothing at the time as my daughter, who was my guest, would have been embarrassed. While it has not put me off returning to Howies I will a bit more discerning of food quality, clearly this needs to be consistent.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 May 2021

A bit busy for my liking but service very good and anti-covid measures pretty impressive

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

Excellent service and food. Friendly, helpful staff. The Haggis was amazing! Excellent value for money too.

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 May 2021

Great service, lovely food, if only Daft Nicola would let us have a glass of wine.

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 May 2021

Excellent. Great customer service. Great food & good choices for those of us with special dietary requirements.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 May 2021

We felt very safe with all the Covid regulations in place and the food was excellent and very good value with very pleasant and efficient staff. We will be back xx

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Visited On Monday, 03 May 2021

Well partitioned tables.

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Visited On Monday, 03 May 2021

Also nice going to Howies! 😀

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Visited On Monday, 03 May 2021

First time being served a meal in along time. Enjoyed every bit of it. Thank you.

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Visited On Monday, 03 May 2021

Excellent food served by excellent staff

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Visited On Monday, 03 May 2021

Great food

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