Browse French restaurants in Edinburgh

  • Edinburgh River Life

    82-84 Dalry Road , EH11 2AX

    West End, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: Caribbean, French

    About Edinburgh River Life

    Edinburgh River Life is on Dalry Road in the Haymarket area of Edinburgh. The restaurant opened in 2012 and provides quality French and Caribbean cuisine, with many regular customers considering it a ‘hidden gem’ in Scotland’s capital. With comfortable seating, warm welcomes and friendly service, Edinburgh River Life offers a glimpse of French-Caribbean culture and cuisine in a relaxed setting.

  • Hotel du Vin Edinburgh

    Bristo Place, EH1 1EZ

    Old Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: French, Bistros & Brasseries

    About Hotel du Vin Edinburgh

    Serving classic French dishes, the Bistro at Hotel du Vin is tucked away off Bristo Place in Edinburgh’s atmospheric Old Town. It is a cosy, welcoming space with restored fireplaces, reclaimed floorboards and lots of wine merchant memorabilia.

    Service is polished but informal and the sommelier is always happy to advise anyone in need of a little friendly guidance around the 200 plus bin list. The Bistro’s courtyard – complete with cigar bothy and heaters – is a hidden gem which is well worth seeking out in the sunnier months.

  • L'Escargot Bleu

    56 Broughton Street, EH1 6AJ

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: French, Bistros & Brasseries

    About L'Escargot Bleu

    L’Escargot Bleu is a popular French restaurant on the ever buzzy Broughton Street in Edinburgh. It is the sister restaurant of L’Escargot Blanc on Queensferry Street. Both restaurants would find themselves near the top of any poll dedicated to finding Edinburgh’s most authentic French restaurants. At L’Escargot Bleu, vintage drinks adverts, efficient service and a soundtrack of Edith Piaf set the scene for satisfying, French culinary classics.

  • No 35 at The Bonham

    35 Drumsheugh Gardens, EH3 7RN

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: French, Bistros & Brasseries

    About No 35 at The Bonham

    No 35 at The Bonham is located in the boutique hotel of its namesake in the West End of Edinburgh in the New Town and offers French inspired cooking. The Bonham’s townhouse interior features striking and dramatic art by Tilo Stengel and offers a sophisticated yet contemporary dining experience but with a relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff.