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Hectors

$$ - $$$, British,
47-49 Deanhaugh Street | EH4 1LR, Edinburgh EH4 1LR, Scotland
+44 131 343 1735
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (30 reviews)
“burger” (37 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
47-49 Deanhaugh Street | EH4 1LR, Edinburgh EH4 1LR, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 370 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Great service, very good food, burger exceptional, kids and pets are welcome. Good local beer choice.

Thank lajmen
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It is quite far from the central but it is close to Stockbridge Market. I ordered egg royale with salmon for brunch. The hollandaise is a bit sour. One of egg is cooked but another one is perfect! The toasted muffin is a bit burnt...More

Thank whoeveriamqq
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff. Recommended by a young, local cab driver. It made sense. Young people do tend to like to go to bars. However, it was worth a visit. Friendly staff and reasonable prices. The interior design inside was actually quite nice and amazing. Upside...More

Thank Stanley C
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Tsunaminight, A big thank you for leaving us such a comprehensive review - we are beside ourselves to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us! I'm very curious to know who your taxi driver was - no doubt we have served him a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped by Hectors for lunch. We had drinks from the bar and ordered the potato soup with sourdough bread and butter as well as the fries (chips) with cheese and gravy. I liked the soup, my husband thought it had too...More

Thank LW6167
GENERAL MANAGER A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good evening LW6167, Thank you ever so kindly for taking the time to leave us a positive review - we really value feedback here at Hectors! We are delighted to hear you had an all-round good experience. Please pop back in soon and we'll do...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by for a lunch and order a burger with bacon,eggs and cheese. It was far to hard grilled, almost black, as far as I’m concerned. The restaurant is nice and so is the staff.More

Thank Susanne A
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Susanne, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us some feedback, we read every review we receive and always value customer feedback. I'm delighted to hear you liked our decor and the team, however very sorry to hear you weren't as WOW'd...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a Sunday roast at Hectors for our last day in Edinburgh and it did not disappoint. The food was cooked perfectly and was delicious and full of flavour. We chose a bottle of red called 'The Velvet Devil' which went perfectly with our...More

Thank lilabet182
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us such a great review. We're delighted to hear that you loved our Sunday roasts, it's also great to hear you've found one of our favorites from the Wine List. I've passed your praise...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for our first meal after getting out of the plane, so let's say we were basically starving. It was our first time in Edinburgh and didn't know any place around, except of course for the chains that we definitely wanted to avoid. We've been...More

Thank Baptiste C
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Baptiste! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a rip-roaring 5-star review! We are always looking for feedback and how can we complain with something as glowing as this? Delighted to hear we were able to satisfy your post-flight starvation!...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Was here for lunch today ,had a fantastic time with my 3 freinds .food was excellent great atmosphere service by Greig was second to none certainly went the extra mile to make our visit memorable ,will definitely returnMore

Thank kidd691
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kidd691, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us! We are grinning from ear-to-ear (especially Greg!). Beside ourselves that you had a fabulous Birthday lunch in our humble company - please pop back in so we can continue to deliver a...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018

My husband and I are from the United States, so it was a very happy surprise to us that Hectors and other restaurants in Edinburgh welcomed dogs. Along with the bonus of dogs in the restaurant, the atmosphere in Hectors was friendly, the wait staff...More

Thank Amanda A
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Amanda, Thanks for taking the time to leave a fab 5-star review! We are delighted to hear you had such a good time with us that you even came back for a second go! We (and our poochy pals) hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 9 May 2018

We stumbled across Hector's while looking for somewhere else, and are really glad we did! Warm welcome and brilliant service from Louise (L.P.) for us and our 12-week old puppy, Dante. Good food and great selection of drinks (including water for Dante). We'll be back!More

Thank Stephen P
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Stephen, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a stellar review! It was an absolute delight serving you three along with Dante and all his adorableness! Please pop back for more of the same, we'd be beside ourselves to have you back!...More

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a river near the elegant Royal Botanic Garden, it’s
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first hip neighbourhoods. It’s now one of Edinburgh’s
most desirable, though many bohemian touches have
fallen away as its residents have matured and the area
has gentrified. Some second-hand shops cling on, but
mostly residents display refined tastes in basement
...More
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Andrew K
18 November 2017|
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Response from Tommay20 | Property representative |
Hi Andrew, sorry for the slow reply! Yes absolutely, we're very dog friendly and love to have them. Regards Tom
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Denise K
18 August 2017|
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Response from Christine B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't help as I didn't leave a negative review. Went in there though a couple of weeks ago and wasn't as good as the previous visit as the lady who looked after us wasn't in. Took ages to get drinks served which was... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$21
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47-49 Deanhaugh Street | EH4 1LR, Edinburgh EH4 1LR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Neighbourhood: Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Phone Number: +44 131 343 1735
  • E-mail
Description
At the heart of Edinburgh's trendy Stockbridge, Hector's is an eclectic mix of upbeat city pub and warm, friendly village local. With big tables and an even bigger drinks list, it's the ideal destination for a laidback catch up with your mates. With weary feet from shopping or after a hectic day at work.
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