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Voujon

#140 of 1,808 Restaurants in Edinburgh
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107 Newington Road, Edinburgh EH9 1QW, Scotland
+44 131 667 5046
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17:00 - 23:00
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

As the name would suggest, it certainly is an 'invitation to dine'! We've been coming here for years, the staff are always friendly, attentive and always take great pride with the food they serve from the chefs in the kitchen. The menu is diverse, they offer a great range of dishes to suit anyone's taste buds. A great place for... More 

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Thank JonoMcColm
Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My Father, Uncle and I have just finished dinner here and I wanted to immediately write a review. The food is excellent, the paratha deliciously flakey and the saag gosht was flavoursome, full of spinach and perfectly cooked lamb. The freshness of the ingredients is obvious in the fantastic end result. The portion sizes are generous and the staff were... More 

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Thank Leonie G
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Have visited here a few times and had take away. The menu has both traditional and specials but all are exceptionally tasty and fresh. Excellent all round.

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Thank Tom C
UK
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226 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had booked for 7.30 and the table was waiting. The restaurant was clearly busy with a large party in the room at the back. It took some time to for a waiter to take our order and then one hour for the food to arrive, a further hour for the main course. Fortunately we were happy chatting and the... More 

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Western PA
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115 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended by B&ab owner and easy to find. We went in early in the evening without a reservation and were quickly seated. The restaurant did fill up quickly. All the tables were set with fresh white linens. Service was quite attentive. Our food was excellent - freshly prepared. We ordered a few different dishes - one was Tikka and I... More 

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Thank WesternPAAndiamo
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and the wife went on monday, nice place cosy. The mixed starter was to die for you get big bits of meat, no the dry stuff, salad sauce took me back to 1985, my starters had that sauce it was great meat was moist. Also i have to recommend the kerala chicken curry lovely, chicken kebab in a rich... More 

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Thank Cypriano B
Jonvou, Manager at Voujon, responded to this review

Dear Cypriano B, We are extreamly happy to read your cnstructive feedback following your dining experience at Voujon. It was a great pleasure to welcome you & humbled that you compared us to your good memorise in the past. Your kind review regarding quality of food & service provided my colleagues is very much appreciated. We sincerely hope to have... More 

Bellingham, Washington
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this Bengali and Indian restaurant! Delicious food and excellent service. I highly recommend this spot!

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Thank nar27
Jonvou, Manager at Voujon, responded to this review

Dear nar27, Thank you very much for your wonderful five-star review on TripAdvisor & strong recommendation regarding your visit at Voujon. I'm pleased to know that you enjoyed our food & service provided by my colleagues. I do appreciate you taking time to write this feedback for us. We look forward to welcome you again in near future. Thank You.... More 

Calgary, Canada
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Got takeaway while staying in an airbnb nearby and thoroughly enjoyed it!! Delicious! Asked for a few recommendations and they were the highlight of the order. YUM!

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Thank Sarah G
Jonvou, Manager at Voujon, responded to this review

Dear Sarah G, Thank you vary much for taking time to share your encouraging feedback about takeaway meal from Voujon. It was immense pleasure to know that you thoroughly enjoyed our food & found my staff are helpful. We look forward to welcoming you back to the restaurant for seeting in or takeaway on your next visit to Edinburgh. Many... More 

Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent meal here. Starters were great (chicken pakora, mixed starter), main courses were even better (achari fish, chicken bhuna, chicken tikka korma). Great naan too. The best= Indian we have been to in Edinburgh.

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Thank irm1966
Jonvou, Manager at Voujon, responded to this review

Dear irm1966, We are thrilled to read your wonderful feedback following your recent visit at voujon. Many thanks for choosing to dine with us & the title of your review is really means a lot for us. Im glad to know that our restaurant met your expectation & you had en enjoyeble evening with us. Ofcourse i will be sharing... More 

Roma, Italia
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196 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the outside, you wouldn't think this is actually a very high quality restaurant, but once opened the door you will start reconsidering. The food is delicious, very well made and tasty. The service is also very customer-oriented. I would definitely recommend it!

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Thank Luobota
Jonvou, Manager at Voujon, responded to this review

Dear Luobota, Im delighted to read your kind word regarding your recent dining experience at Voujon. The way you have expressed about our restaurants- interior design, decor, quality of food & service provided by my colleagues are highly appreciated. Many thanks for taking your time to write this wonderful review for us. It was a pleasure to welcome you in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 Newington Road, Edinburgh EH9 1QW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 667 5046
Description
Edinburgh's Voujon, translated as invitation to dine, has been serving Indian and Bengali food in the Newington area of the city since 2005. The bright, airy and contemporary dining area, complete with simple floral displays and leather seating which invites you to linger is matched by the immaculate service and delicious food. The colourful dishes, delicately spiced, take their inspiration from the East but add a pinch of the West to ensure a unique dining experience. Don���t wait for an invitation to dine at Voujon, make your booking today.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?