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Indaba

3 Lochrin Terrace | Tollcross, Edinburgh EH3 9QJ, Scotland
+44 131 221 1554
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (300 reviews)
“pork ribs” (19 reviews)
“croquetas” (11 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
African, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
3 Lochrin Terrace | Tollcross, Edinburgh EH3 9QJ, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 815 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Particularly recommended if, like me, you hadn't had South African. On of the best meals I've had in the last year and I was full well after dinner time. The dessert portions are very generous, but not to be missed! Favourite dishes; chicken apricot skewers,...More

Thank Leo R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible food is served here, my husband and I love it and the restaurant is certainly one of our favourite restaurants in Edinburgh. Try it, you won't regret it.

Thank Mrs W
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Visited with friends for pre theatre meal. As others have stated, outside appearance not particularly appealing but as soon as you enter these thoughts instantly dispelled. Very professional and friendly staff - extremely attentive and knowledgeable. All the food we ordered was delicious - well...More

Thank Claymires58
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I went here for dinner for 4. The outside looks a bit run down but once through the door - its great, Spain meets South Africa - lovely tapas with friendly and attentive staff. We had 4 starters and 9 Tapas between 4 - all...More

Thank Donald F
Reviewed 28 April 2018

This is a really friendly tapas place and the food was really good, The staff bent over backwards to let me be seated even though all tables were reserved. My only complaint was that when I ordered a second glass of red wine it never...More

Thank Tim N
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

This place is a classic of “kids don’t judge the book by its cover” as it isn’t very much to look at from the outside, however on the inside is a completely different story. Whilst this is not the most salubrious of restaurants in the...More

Thank Darryn_Fewster
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Good quality and sized tapas-portions, extremely friendly staff, very warm environment. Highly recommended. Platos de buena calidad y tamaño, el establecimiento y los camareros muy amables y agradables. Muy recomendado

Thank María V
Reviewed 10 April 2018

As always, the food is fantastic. A few reviews on here clearly dont understand the concept of eating tapas as a group... You order lots and share.... Thats what we did and had a great time. Go early and beat the rush.

Thank duncan l
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Myself and partner managed to get fitted in at very short notice on Saturday night. Can really add much more than the previous reviewers plaudits but I would highlight great service, great food and a nice clean restaurant. Olives,5 tapas to share and a quality...More

Thank Wino1962
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

This was such a great experience. the food was amazing and the drinks too. staff is extremely friendly and nice and the food is amazing!! Definitely suggest you to go and I am sure you won't regret it!

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It’s because their license. Scottish licensing is very strict with the access of children to premises where alcohol is consumed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$40
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Lochrin Terrace | Tollcross, Edinburgh EH3 9QJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 131 221 1554
Description
An unpretentious Tapas restaurant serving Tapas From Spain and South Africa. Yes, this is casual dining. No Under 5's.
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