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The Dining Room

28 Queen Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH2 1JX
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The Dining Room
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society
28 Queen Street
Edinburgh EH2 1JX

Tel: 0131 220 2044
email: [email protected]
Mon 12-2.30pm,
Tue-Sat 12-2.30pm & 5-9.30pm

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
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About The Dining Room

The Dining Room at 28 Queen Street welcomes new faces and old friends with traditional fine dining paired with culinary invention, expertly prepared by our chef James Freeman. Enjoy distinguished flavours with personable service in our relaxed, refined Georgian dining room.

Cuisine: Fine Dining
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Tuesday, 16 April 2019

We had a wonderful evening at SMWS! Superb whisky pairings, food, and service. We were a little disappointed that the five course taster menu was not available when we arrived. We made our booking months in advance specifically for the five course taster menu based on the times provided on the website, but were informed upon ordering that it was too late. We ordered Á La Carte and everything was delicious! We would love to join the society but shipping is not available where we live in the US (North Carolina). We really enjoyed your unique and “curious” approach to whisky tasting and how it brings people together. Looking forward to visiting again next time we are in Edinburgh!

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Visited On Wednesday, 10 April 2019

Our first visit and the dining rooms were a treat. Fabulous Adams decor were an ideal surrounding for excellent food and welcoming staff.

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Visited On Saturday, 06 April 2019

The service was very good (attentive and polite) and the food was delicious (we were not expecting it to be so good). Will be back and will recommend to friends as a venue.

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Visited On Saturday, 30 March 2019

Phenomenal food!! Definitely worth going for the experience. The staff was so attentive. And that's off to the chef. I was a vegan and the chef have me the most amazing five course meal. Will be coming back.

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Visited On Saturday, 30 March 2019

Had some friends in who were visiting from the States. Excellent meal and service.

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Visited On Saturday, 30 March 2019

Excellent lunch. Very helpful and informative waiter. Beautiful dining room with views over Queen St Gardens.

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Visited On Friday, 29 March 2019

Beautifully prepared and presented food, superb selection of whisky, relaxed atmosphere, attentive yet unfussy staff. In comparison with other dining rooms attempting a similar standard the value for money is excellent.

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Visited On Saturday, 23 March 2019

excellent service, food was glorious and had a very attentive yet relaxed experience. highly recommended

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Visited On Saturday, 23 March 2019

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Visited On Saturday, 23 March 2019

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Visited On Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Great food and a super atmosphere. Thanks to Hannah and the team for arranging our event for 30 guests, many from overseas. We will be back!

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Visited On Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Fantastic evening!

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Visited On Thursday, 07 March 2019

Excellent experience all around. It was my second time back and I would gladly go again.

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 March 2019

This was our first visit to The Dining Room, as we have just joined the SMWS, & it was fabulous. Our 3 course meal was as good as any meals we had in our 11 day trip thru Scotland. The Scotches were the best & our servers - Hanna & a tall young man were superb. We will tell all our customers to join The SMWS & go to The Dining Room!! Stan Stack

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Visited On Friday, 08 March 2019

good meal, good service, enjoyable night out

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Visited On Tuesday, 05 March 2019

Venlig og imødekommende, meget kompetent personale

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Visited On Saturday, 02 March 2019

Consistently some of the best food in town.

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Visited On Tuesday, 26 February 2019

Great dining experience, can’t wait to return.

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Visited On Friday, 22 February 2019

Great experience all round. Will definitely be back.

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Visited On Saturday, 16 February 2019

Absolutely lovely experience, all the way from service to food to whisky.

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Visited On Tuesday, 19 February 2019

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Visited On Saturday, 16 February 2019

Really impressed with the service, we felt like truly honoured guests. The food was delicious and every dish beautifully presented. I’ll be back!

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Visited On Saturday, 16 February 2019

Delicious food. Menu du jour is great quality and very good value. Wines chosen were also very good.

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Visited On Thursday, 14 February 2019

I suspect bread was not freshly baked that day but otherwise excellent and unbelievable value.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 February 2019

Excellent as usual.

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