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Kama Sutra Edinburgh Indo Tapas Restaurant

16 Drummond Street, Edinburgh EH8 9TX, Scotland
+44 131 556 6040
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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16 Drummond Street, Edinburgh EH8 9TX, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my first visit to the latest incarnation of the Kama Sutra as a tapas restaurant. The food was as outstanding as it was on Lothian Road, but the tapas style allows you to order more dishes and try out different things that you...More

1  Thank Gary F
Reviewed 3 days ago

We dined here with some friends recently during a visit to the 'Fringe' Applying the Tapas idea to Indian food works really well, presenting the opportunity to try and share several dishes, all the food we had was excellent, freshly prepared and quickly served. It...More

2  Thank craghopper1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Looking for a meal and a sit down between Fringe shows we came upon this place. Once seated we felt a shudder of regret - Indian Tapas?? The waitress explained the menu very well and we relaxed a little, even ordering Mexican and Mediterranean dishes...More

1  Thank Hubblebub
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, great food - the chicken tikka masala is to die for. There are no table cloths and it is not fancy but it is clean, funky and great value for money. I am going back next week.

2  Thank Mreid77
Reviewed 1 week ago

Edinburgh isn't exactly short of good Indian restaurants, but this one is right up there with the best. We went there with our daughter to celebrate her passing her Highers, and thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. I can't answer for the fusion food as we...More

3  Thank Ian M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sitting in the the restaurant at the end of our meal and the bill has just arrived. All I can say is that for the superb quality of food and excellent service this is extremely well priced. The Indian tapas was superb and everyone in...More

Thank Nigelsabout
Reviewed 1 week ago

I tried alot of indian restaurants in Edinburgh, but this was by far my favorite! I studied abroad for a month in Edinburgh, and I went here with my friends a bunch of times!! Each time, bringing more people..and they loved it! Reasonably priced &...More

2  Thank missjoanne619
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant, albeit not quite central. We were welcomed and brought to a table quickly. Ordered poppadoms, and starters and mains. All food was very good, and quite reasonably priced. Good atmosphere. Decor not the most pleasing, but quality of food is the most important,...More

2  Thank S M
KamaSutraRestaurants, Manager at Kama Sutra Edinburgh Indo Tapas Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi SM, thank you for your comments, very much appreciated by the staff, especially the chefs warm regard kama sutra restaurant

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were five friends enjoying a dinner of 9 small dishes. We realy loved the food! I recommend to share many dishes instead of one main yourself but that is ofcourse my personal opinion.

2  Thank Duvan77
KamaSutraRestaurants, Manager at Kama Sutra Edinburgh Indo Tapas Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Duvan, thank you for taking the time to write a review, and glad you and your friend enjoyed the evening with us as much as we did with you.. regards kama sutra restaurants

Reviewed 1 week ago

A great little find. The staff very welcoming and attentive. Food was delicious and would recommend!

2  Thank Sharon T
KamaSutraRestaurants, Manager at Kama Sutra Edinburgh Indo Tapas Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Sharon, thank you for your lovely comments, very much appreciated Alok

Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around
university buildings in Southside, the sort of
neighbourhood that supports a long string of
second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for
just a few pounds. In August the student population is
replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here
for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and
arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking
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Rachael N
25 January 2016|
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15min walk or take a bus number 2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Drummond Street, Edinburgh EH8 9TX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Southside & Holyrood
  • Neighbourhood: Southside & Holyrood
  • Phone Number: +44 131 556 6040
  • E-mail
Kama Sutra literally means aphorisms of love and encompasses all sensory pleasures, thus aromatic foods, seductive music, sensuous aromas and sultry surroundings all come within the Kama sphere.....welcome to the Kama Sutra.
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