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Maki Maki

€€ - €€€Japanese, Sushi, Asian
75 Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9BZ, Scotland
+44 131 668 3857
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“ramen” (6 reviews)
“omakase” (4 reviews)
“sashimi” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
75 Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9BZ, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent quality food. Would recommend the deluxe sushi selection. Quick service. Great to watch the chefs prepare the food. Would definitely return.

Thank Cwilcox1
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

And I mean hole in the wall. The bar sits maybe 10 people but for a solo traveler it was perfect. The selection is good and the service quick. I got to watch the chef make the sushi right in front of me. The fish...More

Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Maki maki is a fab restaurant. It only seats 9 people around the bar. They serve the freshest sushi and sashimi prepared for you by the chef. Prices are very good and service is friendly.

Thank Bolansan
Reviewed 1 March 2018

The reason I decided to revisit Maki Maki was because of their delicious chirashi especially the salmon, avocado one. So I was very disappointed to find out that they no longer had it on the menu. Instead I got a ramen dish and sushi to...More

Thank KaterinaAndr
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

The both looked and tasted superb. The prices were slightly cheaper than the other top sushi places. However one thing that made all the difference was the traditional Japanese environment. Highly recommended, my fav sushi place.

Thank Antreas A
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Ended up here looking for the other Maki ramen spot, but I suppose it’s the same chain. Was looking for good ramen on a cold, rainy night and wanted to avoid the “big” chain, so I checked this out. Ordered tonkatsu ramen, as that tends...More

Thank NWwolverine32
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I felt like I was not in Edinburgh. Good staff, amazing food, really good experience. I think it is worth it!!! I will come back for more!

Thank Alejandro T
Reviewed 26 January 2018

From the outside this is a very unassuming little restaurant, and you could easily walk/drive by, which would be a shame. The food is excellent! The Japanese Chef prepares your food in front of you, supported by a small kitchen team. The fish is all...More

Thank Vader843
Reviewed 18 January 2018

From the outside it does not look much: just a counter with seating for about 10 people. But it took me back to eating in noodle bars in Tokyo about 20 years ago. The food selection is great if you like seafood and freshly made...More

Thank Vanessa P
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We started off at Maki Ramen, but something had gone awry with our reservation so we were directed to Maki Maki, another location of the chain just around the corner. The tonkotsu ramen was delicious, the flavours authentic, the service good. One small detail: When...More

Thank Manon-chan
Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around
university buildings in Southside, the sort of
neighbourhood that supports a long string of
second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for
just a few pounds. In August the student population is
replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here
for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and
arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9BZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Southside & Holyrood
  • Neighbourhood: Southside & Holyrood
  • Phone Number: +44 131 668 3857
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