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The Fountain

) #551 of 1,811 Restaurants in Edinburgh $$ - $$$ Bar, British, Pub
131 Dundee Street, Edinburgh EH11 1AX, Scotland
+44 131 229 1899
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“pie” (22 reviews)
“sunday roast” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
131 Dundee Street, Edinburgh EH11 1AX, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed a splendid meal and evening with family when we visited them in Scotland. We have a dog so being able to take the dog too was SUCH a bonus as we would have been unable to leave the dog alone in the hired...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Fountain is in a great location, especially if you're going to the cinema across the road. I had the steak pie and chips which was fantastic. The decor is very bright and fresh. The staff were very attentive and friendly. Recommended.

Thank MattyJM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to The Fountain for a birthday meal for a group of 9 people. On arrival, staff were excellent and friendly and offered to keep the cake we had brought in the fridge. They also stored some presents so they didn't clutter the table....More

Thank ElaineRumney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this pub as just moved nearby - it's attempting to be a gastro pub - nice ambience but unfortunately food quality is not up to the price tag. £16.50 for sunday roast and £1.50 for soda and fresh lime!! wouldn't be going back...More

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend regularly visit here. Always excellent food and a fantastic range of drinks. Staff are always attentive and friendly.

Thank FiGordy
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Visited the Fountain with my wife, my daughter and her boyfriend. Menu is great loads of choice. We all ordered different main courses and all the food was fantastic. We really enjoyed the food and the atmosphere, can't rate it highly enough. We will be...More

Thank Room_101Scotland
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent set menu, everything was perfect and the staff are brilliant! The food was exceptional, thank you for accommodating a large group of us and being amazing

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

2nd time we have been here for food. The staff are really helpful and friendly the food is 2nd to none in the area and it is fantastic value for money even better you can get a discount if you have a unlimited pass for...More

Thank Hibernian1973
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

So....taken here by my two younger children for Mother's Day lunch. (Elder son now a Daddy himself so making sure that my daughter-in-law was well catered for on her first mother's day). Free glass of Prosecco Rose for all Mums. Nice touch for those who...More

Thank Kay R
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Called in with my family, for a early evening meal, excellent value good service, great food, would go again, the next time I am in the area

Thank Glynn D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
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