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European, British, Scottish
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We called ahead to ensure my wife who has coeliac disease could eat here safely and the staff were fantastic. They relayed all their procedures, how lever almost everything was gluten free, and we even had a call from the head chef to ensure us...all would be taken care of. Very friendly staff on the night too. Good for a special night out.More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 22 September 2021 via mobile

Our first time here and won’t be the last, an excellent little restaurant with a fantastic atmosphere, great service and marvellous food. We could not fault this place.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 9 September 2021

This is a lovely restaurant that clearly trains its staff. The food was excellent, service too. This was a real treat!

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 20 August 2021

Lunch was delicious - we had the sea bass and were delighted that the carby ingredients were replaced by low carb options. Expert knowledge of food

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 16 August 2021

We were here on Sunday night with a friend from London on her way to the Borders so it was important that our choice was right. As well as flying high on Tripadvisor the 3 restaurants are also given outstanding reviews on Time Out’s Eating...Out in Edinburgh. We loved the food, the many carafes of wine!, and the excellent service. Wonderful staff and an incredibly reasonable bill! How funky is Bruntsfield becoming! Lovely to see this restaurant full on a Sunday night. Well done one and all!More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 6 August 2021

We visited for dinner with some friends. There was a good choice of interesting food on the menu plus specials on the board. Everything we had was freshly prepared and very tasty. The wine list was good and we sampled white, red and a sweet...wine with dessert. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options are clearly labelled. It is certainly one of the best on this side of town and is on bus routes from the city centre. It is small so booking is recommended.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 13 July 2021

Our first visit here. We have walked past for several years and are so pleased that we finally booked and ate here. Great welcoming service, well cooked interesting food and great wine list. Nothing pretentious but so comfortable with talented people in the kitchen and...running front of house.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 4 July 2021 via mobile

What a treat to be be back in the 3 Birds for lunch again! Possibly the best restaurant in the Bruntsfield area, with its sublime food, warm welcome and lack of pretension. I had the hot smoked salmon and melba toast followed by the vegan...option of the coconut and lime roasted squash with corn and tortilla. Absolutely delicious. It’s a smallish restaurant so booking is advised but you’ll be so glad you did!More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 30 June 2021 via mobile

A fantastic experience, extremely helpful and accommodating. The soup today was amazing full of flavour. I can also highly recommend the the chicken of the lunchtime menu. Great quality and good value for money. Well worth stepping out the city centre. I fully recommend a...trip.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 27 June 2021

A very nice local restaurant in Bruntsfield that manages to cater well for a wide range of dietary requirements. A good range of dishes to suit most tastes and needs with friendly service together with a welcoming atmosphere. Well worth a visit - but do...book first.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Three Birds Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5