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The Fountain

$$ - $$$, British,
131 Dundee Street, Edinburgh EH11 1AX, Scotland
+44 131 229 1899
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
131 Dundee Street, Edinburgh EH11 1AX, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 291 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely dinner at the Fountain. It was busy due to the football being on but we had great service and food. The drinks menu is extensive and the food was tasty, in large portions and with a wide variety. We will be...More

Thank Amy W
TheFountain131, General Manager at The Fountain, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Amy, thank you so much for your kind review and will look forward to seeing you again some time soon. kind regards.

Reviewed April 14, 2018

Had some friends over visiting and decided to go to The Fountain for breakfast to try it out. I have been many times before but never for breakfast. We ALL had the Scottish breakfast. It was nice, my poached egg was done to perfection the...More

Thank KaterinaAndr
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Went out for an Easter lunch. I had a steak ciabatta and Natalie had a roast beef dinner. Both were excellent. For dessert I had a four dessert selection with a Drambuie and loved it. Natalie had a double Grey Goose vodka. Really good food...More

Thank Bob E
Reviewed March 31, 2018

A rainy and cold day, we popped by here for a dinner after training the whole day here. The servers were friendly and warm. Food was above average and portion is relatively big.We had fish and chips, steak pie and grilled cod. I especially enjoy...More

Thank EarthlingA
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

We popped into this bar on our first visit to Edinburgh and what a little find. This is clearly a recently restored venue. Decor was very nice with the bar on one side and the restaurant on the other. The long bar is the major...More

Thank oonitoon
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Awful the staff are love but mr manager in black treat his staff like crap, didn’t crack a smile then told me and my partner we had enough after 3 drinks!!!! He has issues,avoid if mr ginger is around!!!!!!!!

1  Thank Elaine D
Reviewed March 6, 2018

I remember going to the library next to this pub about 20 years ago and was surprised when I googled 'best Sunday roasts Edinburgh' and this came up! Fountainbridge and The Fountain have changed dramatically! The roast was excellent apart from some slightly underdone vegetable,...More

Thank ramblesandroasts
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Food cooked extremely well. Beers and Wines great selection. Service: Excellent. If the wooden serving platters dissappear, no issue giving 5 stars.

Thank geoff o
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Came in after work on a busy Sunday for a glass of wine and the 3 girls behind the bar were the absolute loveliest! Brightened up our day :) will definitely be coming here for more after work drinks! Made us feel very welcome !!

Thank Katie R
Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Was in the area & decided to drop in after meaning to try this place for ages. Glad we did as we enjoyed a very tasty quick lunch. We ordered a steak sandwich & BLT, both delicious. Tasty bacon & juicy steak on the sandwiches....More

Thank McAnnie1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Dundee Street, Edinburgh EH11 1AX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 229 1899
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Near Fountain Park
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