Edinburgh

Address: 1c Dock Place
Corkage charge : free
What to expect:

Waterside location with hearty Scottish cooking of high quality

Address: 69 William Street
Corkage charge : free
What to expect:

cosy place with hearty Scottish cooking of high quality

Address: 22 Valleyfield Street, round corner from King’s Theatre
Corkage charge : £2.50 wine
What to expect:

Small with basic decor but good home cooked dishes

Address: 277 Leith Walk EH6 8PD
Corkage charge : free
What to expect:

Polish Restaurant

Address: 36-38 Victoria Street
Corkage charge : £2.50 (not Fridays or Saturdays)
What to expect:

French/Scottish Tapas. Good quality

Address: 64 Thistle St, EH2 1EN
Corkage charge : £5 & only from BVC opp
What to expect:

Authentic street food in lively contemporary style. No bookings but enjoy the wait in Bon Vivant parent bar/resto across cobbled central street & they’ll tell you when table free. Quality tequila cocktails. BYOB wines only from their BV Companion wine shop next door to bar but browsing this small gem is a real pleasure.

Address: 30 NW Circus Place, Stockbridge
Corkage charge : £6?
What to expect:

Top quality Spanish deli, cask sherry & house cava by the glass, buy a bottle there and drink with your tapas for corkage charge

Address: 9a Antigua Street New Town
Corkage charge : £2.50
What to expect:

Nepalese food, with Indian and European choices

Address: Dundee Street
Corkage charge : free
What to expect:

Indian – yummy

Address: 13a Brougham street EH3 9JS
Corkage charge : free
What to expect:

Kurdish and Middle Eastern food

Address: 29 Waterloo Place; 10-14 Victoria Street
Corkage charge : £4
What to expect:

Two locations. Unpretentious but reliable bistro food

Address: 28 Clerk Street Southside
Corkage charge : £2
What to expect:

Malaysian food, big portions of rice and noodle dishes

Address: Barclay Terrace Bruntsfield Links
Corkage charge : £2
What to expect:

Classic americana grillhouse, family run. Licensed

Address: 113 Buccleuch Street
Corkage charge : free
What to expect:

Seafood Bistro. Relaxed and inexpensive

Address: 63 Cockburn St, EH1
Corkage charge : Free
What to expect:

Mezze (e.g. pomegranate rice, dolmades, baba ganoush) & Mediterranean style food

Address: 102 Constitution Street (halfway down before Q Charlotte St junction)
Corkage charge : BYOB Mons & Tues
What to expect:

Quality contemporary steak restaurant with meat-hanging fridge displays. Great cocktails and BYOB Mons/Tues. Monthly free wine tastings by limited tickets. Waverley branch opens soon.

Address: 26-30 Potter Row EH8 9BT
Corkage charge : free Mon-Thu. £2 other times
What to expect:

Authentic Mexican

Address: 31 Rose Street North Lane
Corkage charge : free
What to expect:

Wide variety; vegetarian options. Delicious food, friendly atmosphere

Address: 14 Chapel St
Corkage charge : free
What to expect:

Excellent steaks – very busy – book

Address: 6 Chapel Street EH8 9AY
Corkage charge : free
What to expect:

Delicious Sudanese