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Petit Paris

38-40 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2JU, Scotland
+44 131 226 2442
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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38-40 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2JU, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been meaning to eat here for a long time, but have never been in the Grassmarket when wanting to eat. I just wish we made the time. Such a quaint place. As another review said "close your eyes and you could be in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ian g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Edinburgh for Hogmanay 2019 and tried Petit Paris for lunch. The food quality and service are second to none. We all went for the Plat Du Jour which was outstanding (beef bourginon) in quality and the way it was served by the waiter...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank The_Tylers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Third visit and just as excellent as the rest 10 out of 10. Fantastic service excellent food, close your eyes and you could be in down town Paris.... Definitely on my favourites list I’ll be back :-)

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Alan C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here after a few recommendations from friends and weren't disappointed. We checked Tripadvisor and the reviews seemed to back up what we were told, The restaurant has a lovely ambience and is complimented by the staff. Service is first class and the menu...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Apinnick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Petit Paris, but certainly not the last. Such a great place, atmosphere, food and service. It was such a cosy little place, which was very welcome on a very cold December night. We will definitely be returning

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pearlie22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best restaurant we went to for our 3 day trip to Edinburgh. Me and my mum lived in France for several years and this restaurant is as close as you can get to authentic French food! Everyone that works there is French and the food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank EmmaLock
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Didn't look anything special from the outside,but other TripAdvisor reviews made us book and we're really pleased we did. A real gem, very authentic tasty food and great atmosphere. Will definitely return.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank shelgr
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Planned weekend trip to Dalgety Bay to see son for birthday, booked for Sunday lunch prior to getting train home. Have visited many times over the years booked in advance to get window seat on street level. Great menu a la carte and blackboard specials,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank christine c
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

This place never ceases to amaze great food staff and atmosphere a must if visiting the city located in one of the cities historic areas well done merci

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visit this French restaurant at the end of last month. We both had the same starter/main course. The starter was lovely and quite unique - Les Escargots grillés façon Bourguignone - grilled snails done in parsley, garlic and Pernod butter. Our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank P3120EYalanf
Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38-40 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2JU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 226 2442
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