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The Constitution

) #732 of 1,865 Restaurants in Edinburgh €€ - €€€ , British,
48 Constitution Street | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6RS, Scotland
+44 131 538 9374
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“side salad” (2 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Grill, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
48 Constitution Street | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6RS, Scotland
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We were here today for a quick lunch and my friends had hamburgers. I wasn't that hungry so I ordered just two sides, onion rings and chips and the portions were huge and good. Food came after a while even the place was very quiet...More

Thank Veronica A
Reviewed 1 June 2017

My wife & I went here for lunch today £5 per person with a soft drink from the gun & wow it was fantastic fish & chips garden peas crispy salad garnish, Pea & Ham soup & a BLT sandwich lovely and fresh young girl...More

Thank StephenCormack
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I have had dinner here three times and have no complaint. Food is abundant and prices are quite reasonable. If you fancy sports, they have large screens (but there is an area of the restaurant which has no screens an is more quiet. Staff are...More

Thank Carmen G
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Our family of seven arrived to have a meal on the evening of the 9th May and found the welcome very good and the food excellent and we will go there when we visit Edinburgh again for sure Mavis and Bruce Duncan

Thank maddogmave
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I have been to the constitution many times, but this night has to be the worst service i have encountered in any restaurant/bar. The waiters managed to get 2 main courses wrong out of the 4 we ordered, they left us for long periods of...More

Thank Chelsea G
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Really friendly bar staff which makes this Place stand out, good food, great variety of cocktails, have been several times and would go again

Thank Eilidh W
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely bar! Went to watch the rugby six nations match on a Friday night. Got a round of 4 beers and 1 double vodka coke for £20, so fairly priced. Lovely relaxed atmosphere in the bar with several massive TV screens so no problems with...More

Thank GeeAliThorne
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Called in around 7.00pm on Saturday after the rugby. Lively bar with buzzy atmosphere, good staff. Had teatime rugby on big screen.

Thank mallyduk
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Went for a meal here which we had booked, the chairs were old and broken, the food took a long time to come after ordering as did the drinks. We ordered cocktails and they took ages to come and there wasn't a great amount of...More

Thank karritough
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Although Constitution has been recently redecorated, the food remains as bland as it was before the refurbishment --huge disapointment! Lack of flavour and makes you feel that the cook was in a hurry. I've tried their burger and their "vegetarian chilli" and was not impressed...More

Thank gkullis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Grill, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Constitution Street | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6RS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 538 9374
The Constitution is a fantastic Grill bistro-style casual Leith eatery. Our menu is locally sourced and freshly created. We have over 20 local craft ales and draught beers, an attractive wine list to choose from as well as a special cocktail menu. The Red Room is our exclusive place for parties,intimate dining, birthday
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