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Treacle Bar and Kitchen

39-41 Broughton Street, Edinburgh EH1 3JU, Scotland
+44 131 557 0627
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, International, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39-41 Broughton Street, Edinburgh EH1 3JU, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Edinburgh festival opening night. To go or not to go to see a show? Let's go for a walk and grab dinner instead. Good idea. 6000 steps later. Dublin Street, New Town. Outside Daylight Robbery pub/ restaurant. Looked inviting but with only one member of...More

Thank Pedalpower
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cocktails here are the best I've ever had - really unexpected and delicious combinations that I've not seen anywhere else. The menu had a great selection and the food was delicious. The staff were very kind and friendly! It was very busy on a...More

Thank Becca M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cozy and comfortable bar and cafe (animal friendly) with a very diverse menu and comfortable ambiance. Friendly and helpful staff and the food quality is excellent.

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On Sunday 16th July at 3pm I came to treacle with my baby. I was there to meet my friends for lunch. I was greeted by one waitress who had loose dark curly hair who told me that I can't sit in restaurant with my...More

3  Thank marlenkka85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place, small but felt spacious. We stopped in for cocktails on Saturday night, it was just the right kind of busy and the table service was on point. Our waitress was so lovely even came and had a wee chat with us at...More

Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for coffee before heading off to the botanical gardens and then back after for dinner .... staff are first class, friendly and attentive and the food was excellent. I had the super food salad which was great. Check out the Bombay sapphire with...More

Thank MartStaff
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I used to eat and drink here all the time. However I recently visited with my partner and our newborn baby. I was told that we could only bring the baby in if we ordered a main. I'm not sure why they would have this...More

Thank Amy_P1501
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Four of us ate lunch here and all found the menu surprising and exciting. The food choices are certainly different from the usual suspects. I had the Crispy Katsu Chicken, peanuts and pad thai noodles which came served in a cardboard box - again unusual....More

Reviewed 10 June 2017

Do not use swipe card for payment as my last drink was a £9.90 cocktail and because I had used swipe payment before the bar staff had the machine all set up and ready for me. When asked if I wanted to swipe my card...More

2  Thank Leo d
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Relaxed and friendly. Nice food with options for vegetarian and vegan. Great drinks selection and good service.

Thank Shona C
Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
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27 July 2015|
Response from CharlieDogUk |
I would suggest this is not a bar for children after 8pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39-41 Broughton Street, Edinburgh EH1 3JU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Broughton & Calton
  • Neighbourhood: Broughton & Calton
  • Phone Number: +44 131 557 0627
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