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Hectors

€€ - €€€, British,
47-49 Deanhaugh Street | EH4 1LR, Edinburgh EH4 1LR, Scotland
+44 131 343 1735
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
“eggy bread” (4 reviews)
“burger” (24 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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€€ - €€€
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47-49 Deanhaugh Street | EH4 1LR, Edinburgh EH4 1LR, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Used to be a regular of Hector's when we lived in Stockbridge some years back but don't get a chance to visit so often anymore. We came in today for breakfast which was served quickly and was delicious. We were there with our little girl...More

Thank Amy654
Reviewed 1 week ago

For lunch, I ordered a 'Medium Rare' Sirloin steak. My friend was almost finished her main course, when my food arrived. The steak was RAW, and COLD when cut, I politely told the waitress. The food was sent back to the kitchen. After quite some...More

1  Thank Lily P
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Lily P. My name is Tom May, I am the general manager, and although it was not myself, but one of our duty mangers Chris who you dealt with on Wednesday, I would like to apologise on his behalf as it is clear he...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This bar restaurant used to be one of my favourites for many years until the last change of management. Following early disappointment my food critic friend and I decided to give them one last try. My friend ordered a medium rare steak ,which arrived literally...More

Thank Be M
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Be M, My name is Tom May, I am the general manager, and although it was not myself, but one of our duty mangers Chris who you dealt with on Wednesday, I would like to apologise on his behalf as it is clear he...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having tried to find a venue for breakfast and one that provided vegetarian options for my partner, delighted to find Hectors where we were welcomed and provided with great food, vegetarian included. Other local pretentious trendy cafe offered fried egg as vegetarian breakfast, and could...More

Thank andrew p
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Andrew, Thank you for the amazing feed back and review, we are delighted that you enjoined your time with us and that we could offer what you were looking for. We do hope that you will be back to see us again, Have a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sensational food, warm and discreet service. What a lovely place! Quirky interior, very comfortable seats, interesting wine menu. Perfect evening!More

Thank ArcherEliz
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Archer, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such an amazing review, we are so pleased that you had such a great time with us and hope that you will be back in again soon. The ducks and the hanging up...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in here for a pint and didn't eat but the plates of food I saw looked really lovely. Decent service and a good selection of all sorts of drinkies.More

Thank Derek4444
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Derek, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us, hopefully next time you come in you will be able you have the time to try some of our delicious meals. Is there anything that we could improve on and make...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly service, attentive and welcoming. We came in when it was quiet (3pm on a Monday) but the atmosphere was cosy and welcoming. Food was incredible! My boyfriend had one of the best sausage and mash he has ever had (more sausage than mash...More

Thank Beth T
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Beth, Thank you so much for leaving this amazing and glowing review, we are so happy that you enjoyed your time at Hectors. The sausage and mash a hearty and favorite here at Hectors and we are glad that you both enjoyed your meals....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I drink in Hectors fairly regularly so decided to give the food a try last night too. Came with girlfriend and had a cracking 3 course meal, steak pie and duck were fantastic! Sticky toffee puddings and also drinks were great. Calamari starter wasn’t incredible...More

Thank Jack B
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Jack B Thank you for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review and 5 stars as well. We are delighted that you choice to sample the food on the menu, the sticky pudding is a Family classic and is Gluten free which...More

Reviewed 14 January 2018

Excellent Service , especially from Ester , really made to feel welcome. Food was lovely and better than expected for "pub" grub. Only thing was we looked at menu on line and think its a bit out of date.. Will be back.

Thank nessieFifeScotland
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Hello, Thank you so muchfor the wonderful review ans i am ao pleases that ester made your experience. Thank you for letting, us know about menu online we shall into this and amend the issue. Have a great week Chris and the hectors team

Reviewed 3 January 2018

My husband, aunt, and I dropped in here for a drink and afternoon snack. We ordered the bread plate and the calamari - both were very nice indeed. Reasonably priced. Nice atmosphere and decor, and not too loud.

Thank catherinemD8726BP
General Manager A, Manager at Hectors, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Hi Catherine Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We’re delighted to hear you enjoyed yourself. Hopefully we’ll see you again soon. Tom & the Hectors team.

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Andrew K
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Response from Tommay20 | Property representative |
Hi Andrew, sorry for the slow reply! Yes absolutely, we're very dog friendly and love to have them. Regards Tom
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Denise K
17 August 2017|
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Response from Christine B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't help as I didn't leave a negative review. Went in there though a couple of weeks ago and wasn't as good as the previous visit as the lady who looked after us wasn't in. Took ages to get drinks served which was... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$22
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47-49 Deanhaugh Street | EH4 1LR, Edinburgh EH4 1LR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Neighbourhood: Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Phone Number: +44 131 343 1735
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Description
At the heart of Edinburgh's trendy Stockbridge, Hector's is an eclectic mix of upbeat city pub and warm, friendly village local. With big tables and an even bigger drinks list, it's the ideal destination for a laidback catch up with your mates. With weary feet from shopping or after a hectic day at work.
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