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Sygn

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15 Charlotte Lane, Edinburgh EH2 4QZ, Scotland
+44 131 225 6060
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Although they were under staffed as someone had called in sick the staff were still very pleasant under pressure. There was a bit of a wait for the food but was well worth the wait. The burgers are amazing, cocktails were also great and loved their ranch sauce it's definitely worth a try.

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Thank Lindsey M
Edinburgh
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really disappointed. Not even soya milk for coffee. Overpriced vegetable salad or mini portion of 'chips' at £3. It's 2016, I'm surprised how vegan un-friendly this place was.

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3 Thank Nina G
London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a Birthday night out here a few years ago when I lived in Edinburgh and delighted to say it's still a great bar to visit. The staff were exceptional and the choice of drink and snacks perfect to what we were looking for. Good value, accommodating, clean and stylish. A must visit!

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1 Thank LesCatWhy
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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178 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Great evening with very informative and knowledgable tutor for our tastings. Very tasty cocktails and yummy food to accompany the drinks. Thanks very much to all at Sygn and Hendricks.

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Thank Rona T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I booked the back room of Sygn for a work party of 36 with the Feast menu. The staff were amazing from the moment we started to arrange the booking, making sure we got the most out of our budget, and taking care over those with food allergies in our group. When we arrived the room was set up with... More 

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Thank Bianca M
Bristol, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Sygn is a busy very buzzy restaurant. Lots of very different dishes. Went for lunch with a group of friends before the rugby. Although there was eight of us our waiter did not write anything down when we ordered, always makes me worry, but he got everything spot on! Some great starters, especially the haggis balls with chilli dipping sauce.... More 

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Thank PottingshedR
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Burgers are pink and so so so good. Boozy cocktails are even better. Big up the dirty south it's unreal.

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Thank Alex C
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

A small cozy place. We had a room to our selves with a ping pong table. It was great fun, however, it got a bit too crowded towards the end. Drinks are a bit at the higher side. Good experience, not sure if I'll go there again though

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Thank Mjos123
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

First visit to Sygn on Saturday with family. Delicious 'Black' burger!! I thought the burgers were burnt when they came out, but in the spirit of Halloween they were black dyed with squid ink and charcoal. They were so delicious, the staff were fantastic. We had an 'itison' voucher for four, but hubby was ill so just the three of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, service and experience here! Would throughly recommend to anyone visiting Edinburgh!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$16
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Charlotte Lane, Edinburgh EH2 4QZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 131 225 6060
Description
Cocktail bar of the year 2015 with an equally as good food offering with fantastic burgers and pizza. Friday and Saturday night we dim down the lights and the DJ turns up the music.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in West End

Neighbourhood Profile
West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in industrial Britain had their most desirable neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes. Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along the district’s busy main roads. Lothian Road connects to southern Edinburgh and harbors a vague entertainment district: three theatres and the city’s main indie cinema. All attract a select crowd, the sort who appreciate the Saturday Edinburgh’s Farmers’ Market around the corner. The West End’s other great thoroughfare, Shandwick Place, is dominated by trams trundling out to the suburbs and airport, and shoppers picking up last-minute items before hopping aboard.
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