40 reviews

2 Deanhaugh Street, EH4 1LY

Stockbridge, Edinburgh

Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish

About Rafael's

  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 5

    Birthday dinner

    Lovely evening for my son's birthday. Excellent service and fabulous food. The owner/chef explained menu to us from a blackboard. Wide variety and happy to adapt to suit individuals. Cosy friendly atmosphere.
    - dined in restaurant 31/03/2016
  • Food: 4

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 4

    Peaceful Bistro

    Welcomed by the patron. Pleasant service, attentive but not obtrusive. Good food, well cooked.
    - dined in restaurant 21/11/2015

Charming Mediterranean restaurant in Stockbridge

Rafael’s is located in a small basement on Deanhaugh Street in the popular Stockbridge area of Edinburgh. Using Scottish ingredients to serve a mix of classic Spanish and Mediterranean dishes with a twist, Rafael’s is friendly and homely and you are always guaranteed a warm welcome. Highchairs are available for guests with children and since opening in 2001 the restaurant has been a hit with locals as well as visitors to Edinburgh.

Daily changing menu, relaxed surroundings

Rafael’s has high standards in and out of the kitchen, and it is this care and attention to detail in both food and service that has been the secret to Rafael’s success. The restaurant’s menu changes each day, but an example of some dishes that may feature include homemade sun-blushed tomato and goats cheese tart; homemade fish stew; wild mushroom Wellington or fresh smoked salmon and monkfish terrine.

Stockbridge & New Town accessibility

Rafael’s is on Deanhaugh Street is Edinburgh’s Stockbridge. Within walking distance of the New Town and Queens Street Gardens, there are also bus stops nearby with services running to the city centre. Shopping hub Princes Street is around twenty minutes away on foot.

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