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bar italia

100 Lothian Road | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9BE, Scotland
+44 131 228 6379
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (108 reviews)
“ice cream” (67 reviews)
“tiramisu” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Lothian Road | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9BE, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It has been many years since I visited Bar Italia and WOW what have I been missing. My wife and I visited on a Sunday night and absolutely loved it. The staff and the atmosphere is welcoming and very friendly. Whilst the menu is similar...More

1  Thank RobboSnr
Reviewed 1 week ago

We'd walked past this place a few times in and out of town during our time in Edinburgh. My boyfriends favourite cuisine is Italian, so I'd googled best italians near me...and this came up. I called to book a table on a Saturday night around...More

Thank smartie989
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Real taste of Italy, the surroundings are amazing love the Murals on the walls, authentic Italian food from pizza to pasta all are freshly cooked, staff always make you welcome and last but not least the homemade award winning ice cream is to die for,...More

Thank Jan160752
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience the other evening at bar italia, staff was very helpful especially Cristian, he was very funny and made our evening. Food was great and pasta freshly made. Thanks again Will see you soon

Thank Ipjon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Sunday after searching for Italian restaurants close to our hotel on trip advisor. SO glad we made this visit! The service was amazing, all the staff really friendly and the food was really good. We had some garlic bread to share...More

Thank katyw160o
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walking all over trying to find a place to eat without a reservation was a nightmare when we saw this restaurant it was our last shot and it was full but they found a place for us the atmosphere was very family friendly and we...More

Thank pitties11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Weekend break in Edinburgh - evening meal - good choice - excellent menu and very welcoming and helpful staff. Although busy staff took time to explain menu and choices and food very good. Thoroughly recommend these premises.

Thank JIM T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very helpful staff, friendly bustling restaurant, top quality Italian food. We took our 3 chilen aged 10, 5 and 3 months and we were very well looked after. The food was delicious and very reasonably priced.

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Excellent service, excellent food and very friendly staff. Would definitely recommend this restaurant on Lothian Road

Thank Andy K
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Nice place, attentive staff without being overbearing and the food was good. My pizza was delicious, plenty of smoked salmon and big portion of mozzarella type cheese in the middle on top of a really thin crust. My wife had the haggis ravioli in a...More

Thank Trickie1982
West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Lothian Road | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9BE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 131 228 6379
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