Handpicked for you – curated deals for 5pm customers
A contemporary Scottish restaurant on Raeburn Place, Taisteal is Gaelic for journey.
Buy a round the world ticket for your taste buds with today’s Big Deal at this well reviewed, family-run restaurant in Edinburgh’s chic Stockbridge neighbourhood.
As well as extensive stints in numerous Michelin-starred restaurants, the chef proprietor has travelled widely and absorbed culinary techniques from all over the globe.
He brings all of these experiences to bear on the menu at Taisteal.
It obviously works. As well as great 5pm reviews, Taisteal has been included in the Michelin Guide, AA Guide and The Good Food Guide.
Available Tuesday to Friday until the end of March 2020 (festive exclusions apply), the Big Deal is for two people to enjoy a delicious five-course tasting menu at Taisteal.
The kitchen likes to use the best Scottish produce, prepared using techniques, recipes and flavours from around the world.
The tasting menu changes from time to time but this is typical:
Gazpacho and toasted almonds
Duck mousse with gingerbread, duck haggis & pineapple salsa
Crab cannelloni, brown crab biscuit & tomato mousse
Roast rump of lamb, cherry tomatoes, courgettes, red pepper coulis & lamb tortellini
Rhubarb custard, ginger bread, raspberry sorbet
Taisteal has a tremendous score of 4.6/5 from 5pm users:
‘One of the best. WOW – this restaurant never fails to delight. The waiting staff are very friendly… and the food is second to none. The is my favourite restaurant in Auld Reekie.’ Rating 4.75/5
‘Amazing talented chef, staff excellent, clean and relaxing atmosphere. Would highly recommend!!!’ Rating 5/5
Christmas gift idea
Valid until the end of March 2020, this offer would make a tasty Christmas gift for a friend or loved one.
It could also be used for a cosy, autumnal meal. The menu above is packed with seasonal flavours.
We’re going to enjoy those flavours with someone special while the wind blows the leaves from the trees outside.