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12-13 St. Andrew Square, Edinburgh EH2 2AF, Scotland
+44 131 523 1171
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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12-13 St. Andrew Square, Edinburgh EH2 2AF, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Up to usual high standards of food and service but one figure-conscious member found the pizza on the large side! Otherwise no complaints.

1  Thank billnolanpr
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Title says it all really, lovely restaurant interior, good central location, tasty food and good presentation, however service was lacking. Had to speak with three different waiters about special dietary requirements, finally given an allergen list only to find a number of the menu items...More

1  Thank Emma S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very classy Italian themed restaurant. Good service and good food. Bathrooms are way downstairs although very modern and clean.

1  Thank Robert D
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a day shopping the weather turned and we were given a good soaking and wanted somewhere to eat. We went into Amarone on the spur of the moment and were glad we did. The Manager welcomed us warmly, seating us in a very nice...More

2  Thank CaroleBL61
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had a meal here on the 17 September, a good point for us is that it does not close in the afternoon so we could do what we wanted to do but have a nice meal later in the afternoon (3:00),...More

1  Thank AKWanderers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this place closer to our hotel on Queen St in New Town. The Amarone was a modern, classy, high ceilings, large, Italian restaurant. Moderate pricing with great service. All of our food (4 of us) was excellent. If you want to stay away...More

1  Thank Tom H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at Amarone twice during our visit to Edinburgh this week. The food was very well prepared and extremely good. Fraser was very efficient in allocating seats, but we made sure we booked ahead with him. Wednesday was busy, but Thursday Amarone was rammed....More

1  Thank Greg C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here with a larger group our last night. It was amazing. The portions are huge and tasty. For most pasta dishes you can get a half order. You can also split pasta pizzas and salad. The service was amazing and so friendly. This...More

1  Thank Amy G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit Amarone about 3/4 times a year I love it here. Staff lovely and helpful,fantastic range of food to choose from. Lovely steaks and great pizza. Highly recommend 👍🏻

1  Thank Lynne W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited at lunch time during the Fringe festival. A table was available straight away. Attentive staff and meals delivered quickly. We have been before and always find the food and service is good.

1  Thank Andy57B
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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30 October 2016|
Response from Goldengambler | Reviewed this property |
Quite suitable, we had children in our group.
6 June 2016|
Response from BJH1956 | Reviewed this property |
The Vault is a private dining room that can be booked for special occasions; however you should contact the restaurant for details.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12-13 St. Andrew Square, Edinburgh EH2 2AF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > New Town
  • Neighbourhood: New Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 523 1171
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Situated in the heart of Edinburgh New Town on the corner of George Street and St Andrews Square, Amarone Edinburgh is the perfect venue for a meal with business colleagues or friends. Our striking restaurant offers the cool ambience of a contemporary Milanese restaurant and pizzeria dining experience.Our bustling bar carries a wide range of the finest Italian wines, Prosecco, Champagne and an Italian inspired cocktail list. It's the ideal location to meet friends pre and post dinner, to take a break from a hectic shopping trip, or to wind down after a hard day at the office. Located in the former safe, the “Vault” private dining room is perfect for special occasions, meetings, or to enjoy a cocktail master class with one of our bartenders. The Vault is suitable for parties of 12 to 32 people, with a maximum of 20 for the cocktail master classes.
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