Best Tapas in Edinburgh

Check out the top Tapas in Edinburgh, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Serrano & Manchego
1. Serrano & Manchego
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99 local reviews
Serrano & Manchego
+44 131 554 0955
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
James
Bright and busy, stylish tapas bar. The vibe is modern and youthful, a contemporary take on a traditional Span…
Hocine
Bright and busy, stylish tapas bar. The vibe is modern and youthful, a contemporary take on a traditional Span…
Alyssa And Martin
Right on the corner of our street, this new tapas bar has opened and has a really nice atmosphere. If you are…
1. Serrano & Manchego
1. Serrano & Manchego
host-0host-1host-2
99 local reviews
Serrano & Manchego
+44 131 554 0955
James
James
Bright and busy, stylish tapas bar. The vibe is modern and youthful, a contemporary take on a traditional Spanish institution. The well chos…
Hocine
Hocine
Bright and busy, stylish tapas bar. The vibe is modern and youthful, a contemporary take on a traditional Spanish institution. The well chos…
Alyssa And Martin
Alyssa And Martin
Right on the corner of our street, this new tapas bar has opened and has a really nice atmosphere. If you are just wanting a snack or light…
2. Mother India's Cafe
2. Mother India's Cafe
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67 local reviews
3-5 Infirmary St
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 131 524 9801
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Marie
Its just the best Indian restaurant in town. Tapas style though the portions are still generous. It gets busy …
Ian
Tapas style Indian food. This is our favourite place for Indian food. You can order a selection of dishes to…
James
One of my favorite Indian restaurants. They serve tapas size dishes which allow you to try more than one diff…
2. Mother India's Cafe
2. Mother India's Cafe
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67 local reviews
3-5 Infirmary St
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 131 524 9801
Marie
Marie
Its just the best Indian restaurant in town. Tapas style though the portions are still generous. It gets busy and though you can book it alw…
Ian
Ian
Tapas style Indian food. This is our favourite place for Indian food. You can order a selection of dishes to share, which means you can tr…
James
James
One of my favorite Indian restaurants. They serve tapas size dishes which allow you to try more than one different curries at a time. If y…
3. Cafe Andaluz
3. Cafe Andaluz
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31 local reviews
77B George St
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+44 131 220 9980
CafeRestaurantPoint of interest
Lisa & Olly
Excellent new Spanish Tapas with a sister restaurant in the New Town. Great decor, views of Old Town roof top…
Ailsa & Craig
Brilliant tapas, nice atmosphere. Authentic dishes and staff. This is one of Edinburgh's busiest restaurants- …
Alyssa And Martin
Amazing Spanish tapas restaurant...everything is delicious. Definitely favourite Spanish restaurant in Edinbu…
3. Cafe Andaluz
3. Cafe Andaluz
host-0host-1host-2
31 local reviews
77B George St
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+44 131 220 9980
Lisa & Olly
Lisa & Olly
Excellent new Spanish Tapas with a sister restaurant in the New Town. Great decor, views of Old Town roof tops. Excellent service, food an…
Ailsa & Craig
Ailsa & Craig
Brilliant tapas, nice atmosphere. Authentic dishes and staff. This is one of Edinburgh's busiest restaurants- recommend booking in advance!
Alyssa And Martin
Alyssa And Martin
Amazing Spanish tapas restaurant...everything is delicious. Definitely favourite Spanish restaurant in Edinburgh!
4. Indaba
4. Indaba
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30 local reviews
3 Lochrin Terrace
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+44 131 221 1554
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Laura
Tapas with a difference! South African influences mean this place has the edge on the rest, with specials boar…
Barbara
Tasty Spanish/African tapas perfectly located for eating before or after a trip to the Cameo cinema. The trad…
Joanna
A mixture of excellent Spanish and African tapas, all delicious and almost everything is gluten-free! Their f…
4. Indaba
4. Indaba
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30 local reviews
3 Lochrin Terrace
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+44 131 221 1554
Laura
Laura
Tapas with a difference! South African influences mean this place has the edge on the rest, with specials board every day! Friendly staff an…
Barbara
Barbara
Tasty Spanish/African tapas perfectly located for eating before or after a trip to the Cameo cinema. The traditional desert is yummy! NB ok…
Joanna
Joanna
A mixture of excellent Spanish and African tapas, all delicious and almost everything is gluten-free! Their fish dishes in particular are f…
5. Tapa
5. Tapa
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35 local reviews
19 Shore Pl
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+44 131 476 6776
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Sean
Great Tapas surrounded by brilliant bars. Reasonable to slightly more expensive area. Most bars in this area…
Neil
Lovely Tapas restaurant just off The Shore. Best time to go is Friday and Saturday nights when they have a gu…
Rob
I love tapas, and I love that I don't have to go far to get it! Be sure to order the aubergine crisps, they ar…
5. Tapa
5. Tapa
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35 local reviews
19 Shore Pl
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+44 131 476 6776
Sean
Sean
Great Tapas surrounded by brilliant bars. Reasonable to slightly more expensive area. Most bars in this area will be slightly more pricey …
Neil
Neil
Lovely Tapas restaurant just off The Shore. Best time to go is Friday and Saturday nights when they have a guitarist playing a mixture of c…
Rob
Rob
I love tapas, and I love that I don't have to go far to get it! Be sure to order the aubergine crisps, they are magnificent.
6. Rollo Restaurant & Wine Bar
6. Rollo Restaurant & Wine Bar
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106 local reviews
108 Raeburn Pl
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+44 131 332 1232
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Emily
Lovely intimate restaurant with friendly staff. With a menu of tapas inspired small plates, bites and bowls th…
Claire
Small but delicious with an extensive wine list. They serve a mix of Mediterranean, Scottish and Asian fusion…
Michael
An intimate boutique wine bar and restaurant. Serving a menu of tapas inspired small plates, bites and bowls t…
6. Rollo Restaurant & Wine Bar
6. Rollo Restaurant & Wine Bar
host-0host-1host-2
106 local reviews
108 Raeburn Pl
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+44 131 332 1232
Emily
Emily
Lovely intimate restaurant with friendly staff. With a menu of tapas inspired small plates, bites and bowls that change regularly and a wine…
Claire
Claire
Small but delicious with an extensive wine list. They serve a mix of Mediterranean, Scottish and Asian fusion food in a tapas style. Highl…
Michael
Michael
An intimate boutique wine bar and restaurant. Serving a menu of tapas inspired small plates, bites and bowls that change regularly and an ex…
7. Malvarosa
7. Malvarosa
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13 local reviews
262 Portobello High St
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+44 131 669 7711
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Lynsey
Terrific tapas and the staff make you feel part of the family as soon as you arrive - don't miss this wee gem …
Karin
Excellent Spanish Tapas restaurant, on weekends make sure you book a table in advance.
Danielle
Tapas restaurant on the High Street, I have been told that the Brunch menu is super!
7. Malvarosa
7. Malvarosa
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13 local reviews
262 Portobello High St
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+44 131 669 7711
Lynsey
Lynsey
Terrific tapas and the staff make you feel part of the family as soon as you arrive - don't miss this wee gem of a place!
Karin
Karin
Excellent Spanish Tapas restaurant, on weekends make sure you book a table in advance.
Danielle
Danielle
Tapas restaurant on the High Street, I have been told that the Brunch menu is super!
8. Tuk Tuk Indian Street Food
8. Tuk Tuk Indian Street Food
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71 local reviews
1 Leven St
Open · Closes 10:45 PM
+44 131 228 3322
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Oliver
This is opposite the flat and open relatively late. Does Indian tapas, very convenient. Bring your own alcohol
Lucy
Canteen style indian tapas restaurant. Relaxed and child friendly. Decent food for a reasonable price. BYOB.
Michael
Delicious range of tapas dishes in reliable prices. Weekend evenings need reservation though!
8. Tuk Tuk Indian Street Food
8. Tuk Tuk Indian Street Food
host-0host-1host-2
71 local reviews
1 Leven St
Open · Closes 10:45 PM
+44 131 228 3322
Oliver
Oliver
This is opposite the flat and open relatively late. Does Indian tapas, very convenient. Bring your own alcohol
Lucy
Lucy
Canteen style indian tapas restaurant. Relaxed and child friendly. Decent food for a reasonable price. BYOB.
Michael
Michael
Delicious range of tapas dishes in reliable prices. Weekend evenings need reservation though!
9. El Cartel
9. El Cartel
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84 local reviews
64 Thistle St
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+44 131 226 7171
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Ro
The best Mexican restaurant you'll go to. Mexican street food served tapas style. And their frozen margaritas …
Helen
Brand new on the scene a hipster import to Edinburgh small but satisfying tapas style Mexican food and beers. …
Georgia
THE best food in Edinburgh, Mexican tapas - well worth a visit. You can't book, just show up and ask for a tab…
9. El Cartel
9. El Cartel
host-0host-1host-2
84 local reviews
64 Thistle St
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+44 131 226 7171
Ro
Ro
The best Mexican restaurant you'll go to. Mexican street food served tapas style. And their frozen margaritas are incredibly tasty. This pl…
Helen
Helen
Brand new on the scene a hipster import to Edinburgh small but satisfying tapas style Mexican food and beers. They allow BYOB from the wine …
Georgia
Georgia
THE best food in Edinburgh, Mexican tapas - well worth a visit. You can't book, just show up and ask for a table, shouldn't have to wait lon…
10. Lasal Restaurant
10. Lasal Restaurant
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10 local reviews
6-8 Howden St
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
0131 667 3600
BarRestaurantFood
Catherine
One of my favourite restaurants in Edinburgh. Run by a Spanish couple. Traditional Spanish tapas and paella.
Khaliegh
This is a hidden gem. A family run tapas restaurant with good quality food is a cosy relaxed atmosphere.
Peter
Lovely Spanish tapas and if you are lucky the flamenco school next door run flamenco shows now and then.
10. Lasal Restaurant
10. Lasal Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
10 local reviews
6-8 Howden St
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
0131 667 3600
Catherine
Catherine
One of my favourite restaurants in Edinburgh. Run by a Spanish couple. Traditional Spanish tapas and paella.
Khaliegh
Khaliegh
This is a hidden gem. A family run tapas restaurant with good quality food is a cosy relaxed atmosphere.
Peter
Peter
Lovely Spanish tapas and if you are lucky the flamenco school next door run flamenco shows now and then.
11. ROLLO
11. ROLLO
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31 local reviews
14 Broughton St
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+44 131 556 5333
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Richard & Kate
With a menu of tapas inspired small plates, bites and bowls that will be changing regularly and a wine list to…
Nikki
Another favourite of mine! Tapas style dining, accompanied by a great selection of wine, all in a relaxed styl…
Sonia & Chris
Cosy, candlelit Scottish tapas served up with excellent service in the setting of owners handmade statutes.
11. ROLLO
11. ROLLO
host-0host-1host-2
31 local reviews
14 Broughton St
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+44 131 556 5333
Richard & Kate
Richard & Kate
With a menu of tapas inspired small plates, bites and bowls that will be changing regularly and a wine list to work your way through we hope…
Nikki
Nikki
Another favourite of mine! Tapas style dining, accompanied by a great selection of wine, all in a relaxed stylish setting. A great choice fo…
Sonia & Chris
Sonia & Chris
Cosy, candlelit Scottish tapas served up with excellent service in the setting of owners handmade statutes.
12. The Bon Vivant's Companion
12. The Bon Vivant's Companion
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72 local reviews
51 Thistle St
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+44 131 225 6055
Liquor storeStorePoint of interest
Jelena
It provides a very experienced and diverse approach to dining. The menu changes daily with the choice of ‘bite…
Leslie
This is a great place for food and drinks. The atmosphere is cosy and friendly. It can be busy in the weekend …
Naomi
Fab restaurant with small Scottish bites at and £1.5/£2 or £4.5/£6 for “normal “size, allowing people to pick …
12. The Bon Vivant's Companion
12. The Bon Vivant's Companion
host-0host-1host-2
72 local reviews
51 Thistle St
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+44 131 225 6055
Jelena
Jelena
It provides a very experienced and diverse approach to dining. The menu changes daily with the choice of ‘bites’ (1 piece) and ‘starters’ (3…
Leslie
Leslie
This is a great place for food and drinks. The atmosphere is cosy and friendly. It can be busy in the weekend because it a bar too, but it a…
Naomi
Naomi
Fab restaurant with small Scottish bites at and £1.5/£2 or £4.5/£6 for “normal “size, allowing people to pick and choose tapas style. Also a…