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Smoke Stack

) #217 of 1,865 Restaurants in Edinburgh €€ - €€€ , British,
53-55 Broughton Street, Edinburgh EH1 3RJ, Scotland
+44 131 556 6032
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (31 reviews)
“steak” (243 reviews)
“ribs” (43 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, British, Scottish, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
53-55 Broughton Street, Edinburgh EH1 3RJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed our burgers and children's fish and chips. After a stressed out and very long journey we arrived quite late with a small child. The staff could not have been more welcoming, the service was quick and the food was yummy, just what...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went there on Saturday night. It was not as crowded as we thought it would be, which was nice. We both ordered prawn cocktail as starter which was very nice. The mains were sirloin steaks and the deserts were chocolate brownie and banoffee pie...More

Thank PatPatara
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reserved a table on the day for 12, staff very welcoming and although a small restaurant there was still plenty of room. Only complaint would be that there was an hour wait on the food and a meal came out cold, however it was good...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there with some friends for dinner and truly enjoyed the quality of the food and the service. Quite a busy place, which is always a good sign.

Thank Bruno B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in on our way out of Edinburgh and we had great service and food. Vegetarian options are available, the black bean burger was spicy, flavorful and great. We ended our meal with a chocolate banana shake, delicious! Our waitress was very fun and...More

Thank imrachk_
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had 6 people and the price was reasonable but the steaks were like something one would buy at Food Lion or Ponderosa. I know steak is different in Europe, but this place has potential if they would just use a nicer steak. The ribeye...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the smoke stack last night for friend Birthday there were 9 of us. The waitress was lovely however, she took our order repeated back to us what we had ordered. Then proceeded to bring our drinks order she arrived with a pink of beer...More

Thank NormaEdinburgh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here last weekend whilst on my first visit to Edinburgh.I went for the fajitas which although nice and tasty,could done to have a bit more spice added.Still they were very nice.My wife had the burger which she really enjoyed but the chips were dry...More

Thank IanPLancashire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unremarkable burger and fries which tasted dry rather than juicy. The nachos looked good and were certainly wolfed down by my companion. Wine list is good and the service was friendly and efficient. It's a cool place, but the food doesn't do it justice. Not...More

Thank DavidDundonald
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my fiancée here for his birthday dinner as he loves steak. We were greeted by friendly staff and offered any table we like. It was fairly busy for a Wednesday night and had a good atmosphere. The menu had a good choice and...More

Thank Catriona O
Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$56
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53-55 Broughton Street, Edinburgh EH1 3RJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Broughton & Calton
  • Neighbourhood: Broughton & Calton
  • Phone Number: +44 131 556 6032
  • E-mail
Established in 1996, Smoke Stack has been serving the discerning meat eaters of Edinburgh the finest Scotch Beef fo nearly 20 years. We also have a range of burgers, salads and sandwiches, healthy kids menu, an Express Menu for lunch or pre-theatre dining and a brunch menu at the weekends with waffles, traditional breakfasts, fresh smoothies etc. Why go anywhere else?
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