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Sabor Criollo

36 Deanhaugh Street, Edinburgh EH4 1LY, Scotland
+44 131 332 3322
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“criollo” (16 reviews)
“enchiladas” (15 reviews)
“arepas” (8 reviews)
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Latin, Venezuelan, Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
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36 Deanhaugh Street, Edinburgh EH4 1LY, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for dinner on a Friday evening. It was lively, but not overpowering. The range of Venezuelan dishes was very good, the staff were very helpful and friendly. Excellent value.

Thank Keneff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really awful, food very poor, expensive, not very clean, a shabby place that looks well past its sell buy date.

Thank Mac G
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Good authentic restaurant with very helpful staff who stayed open despite some of our party being delayed. Fajitas, enchiladas, refried beans, etc, all excellent.

Thank Brantabernicla
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

If you have been to Venezuela and loved the food (which we have) and you are in Edinburgh (which we are) then you will love this place. Pictures don't do it justice

Thank Darren W
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Food is wonderful. Think the (usually boring) Mexican which is everywhere and give it taste and character. And extremely good value. Staff was charming and attentative. Will certainly go back. One caveat: if you order a Margherita be sure you specify salted or sugared glasses....More

Thank AlanPaterson
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious and reasonably priced. The restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere and the staff were friendly.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

I've been here a few times and it never disappoints. Lovely South American food in a cosy setting. The food is lovely with some really interesting choices. Friendly South American staff too. A from favourite in Stockbridge.

Thank ScottishTemplar
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We were recently in Edinburgh for a long weekend and were staying around the corner from the Sabor Criollo. I am usually suspicious of South American restaurants outside of South America. They are almost universally poor, but we decided to give it a try anyway....More

Thank b_robin5
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I visited Sabor Criollo just yesterday and we had a great experience. The restaurant itself is very vibrant and colorful with a really nice atmosphere, and the staff were really friendly. The food was very decently priced and absolutely delicious - everything...More

Thank cloham
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We ate here with friends and had a lovely time and a delicious meal. The staff were helpful in dealing with our range of dietary requirements. We all really enjoyed the food and will definitely return - keep up the good work!!

Thank Froggyfeet
Stockbridge & Dean Village
Just downhill of New Town and attractively straddling
a river near the elegant Royal Botanic Garden, it’s
small wonder that Stockbridge became one of the city’s
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
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Donna S
25 September 2016|
Response from Nick F | Reviewed this property |
They have a small menu and I don't recall even the mention of gluten.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Deanhaugh Street, Edinburgh EH4 1LY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Neighbourhood: Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Phone Number: +44 131 332 3322
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