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Lovage

38 St. Mary's Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 1SX
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Tuesday-Sunday 6pm-10pm

Facilities
  • Private Dining
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Minimum age restriction

About Lovage

We are like our food, one spoon local, one spoon European sprinkled with seasonal Scottish produce.
Located in the heart of Edinburgh, just a stones throw from The Royal Mile, Lovage Restaurant offers the complete dining experience where unconventional food and incredible wines are accompanied by informal setting and relaxed friendly service.

Our philosophy starts in our kitchen, where we use quality seasonal produce combined with imagination and passion to create dishes that you want to talk about, you want more of and you will come back for.

Cuisine: Contemporary, European, Fine Dining, Scottish
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Visited On Thursday, 13 December 2018

Lovely place and a special menu. Intricate and intense flavours.

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Visited On Thursday, 13 December 2018

Lovely place and a special menu. Intricate and intense flavours.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 December 2018

We had a great evening. The greeting was 1st class, food and service was spot on.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 November 2018

Birthday card was a lovely touch - unfortunately I left it there! Food was possibly the best we have ever had. Even the soda bread was superb. Service was discrete but attentive. Have already recommended you to friends and colleagues.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 November 2018

Exceptional food, the chefs work their culinary magic to give you a dining sensation, each dish we ate was astounding Thank you for making our night one to remember.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 November 2018

Lovely little restaurant

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Visited On Thursday, 08 November 2018

Every course was delicious, service was lovely too

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Visited On Saturday, 03 November 2018

We loved it at lovage. The bubble and squeak and cod were particularly delicious. It was a little bit quiet in the room when we first arrived, but the ambience was great once the place filled up.

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Visited On Thursday, 01 November 2018

Wonderful food, outstanding service

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Visited On Saturday, 27 October 2018

We loved it!

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Visited On Saturday, 27 October 2018

Great!

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Visited On Friday, 26 October 2018

Lovely meal with well prepared and presented food.

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Visited On Saturday, 13 October 2018

This was our first time dining and we were not disappointed. Food was exceptional and the service was fantastic. We will definitely be back.

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Visited On Saturday, 13 October 2018

Delightful meal, delicious food and great service. Catered well for gluten free guests. Cant wait to go back.

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Visited On Thursday, 11 October 2018

Great food and standard of service. Excellent.

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Visited On Thursday, 11 October 2018

Great service, great food, great wine. A lovely place to enjoy with friends and well worth the money. 100% recommended.

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Visited On Friday, 05 October 2018

The food was amazing and thoroughly enjoyable, however the service really helped push this over the top and onto a brilliant dining service. I mentioned I was booking this for an anniversary and when we arrived we were greeted with a glass of prosecco and a wee card congratulating us.

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Visited On Saturday, 06 October 2018

Diverse menu, delicious food, excellent service. All in all, a charming experience.

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Visited On Saturday, 06 October 2018

Myself and my family enjoyed a fabulous evening, wonderful food and excellent service. Would 100% recommend and definitely look forward to going back.

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Visited On Wednesday, 26 September 2018

AMAZING. We had a hard time finding a restaurant for our destination wedding's welcome dinner because of the size of our group, but when my husband stumbled across Lovage, we knew we'd be in good hands. They prepared and served the most incredible meal, the service was amazing, and everyone had the best time. HIGHLY recommend!

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Visited On Saturday, 29 September 2018

I did not enjoy the experience. The tables are crammed in and there is no ambiance to the place. Although I pre-booked I was sat at a table wedged between the bar and a wall. While I cannot fault the service, the food was totally off the mark. I appreciated the concepts and the plates looked lovely when sat in front of you. The execution however was lacking, flavours not prominent, components over-cooked, and some of the combinations just did not gel on the plate. I left the restaurant feeling like I'd been cheated of what had promised to be a good meal.

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Visited On Friday, 28 September 2018

Lovely meal place was quiet but there’s again we were first in when it opened. All very attentive

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Visited On Saturday, 29 September 2018

Beautiful & delicious plates! We enjoyed everything we ate! The terrine was very tasty and delicious.

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Visited On Thursday, 20 September 2018

Best meal in Edinburgh...so far!

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Visited On Saturday, 15 September 2018

V good meal and service

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