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Tempus Bar & Restaurant - CLOSED

25 George St, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
+44 131 240 7197
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
18 Oct 2015
“Printing Press”
27 May 2015
“posh and spoiled”
Restaurant Hours Closed
International, British, Contemporary, Scottish
€€ - €€€
25 George St, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
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Reviewed 19 October 2015

Looking to put review of Printing Press Restaurant which has replaced Tempus but no sign of it on trip advisor? Will it feature on this site soon to allow feedback.

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Graeme Y
Reviewed 27 May 2015

You feel special in this bar but on a Saturday you are lucky to get a seat and the prices they charge you need to be comfy but nice for special occasion

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank 49Louise
Reviewed 26 May 2015

April 2015 under renovation. Booked the George but we're not advised that the Ball Room was being used as the Restaurant. Very disappointed.

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank Audrey A
Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

Have to say service was very good indeed and pleasant and helpful. Food was very good the lamb was cooked to perfection for my taste I got exactly what I asked for Liked the set up in the restaurant went in on a Wednesday wasn't...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 12 April 2015

As part of a 40th birthday event in Edinburgh, we stopped off for pre-dinner cocktails at Tempus, a lively, boisterous bar/restaurant beneath The George Hotel in Central Edinburgh. Clearly a popular venue for both residents and non-residents, the bar is fresh and engaging, if a...More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank taurustime
Reviewed 5 April 2015

We pre-booked as 13 of us but food was very average. We weren't sat together which was disappointing especially as the restaurant wasn't very busy... When we spoke to the restaurant manager her was extremely rude and just walked away when we were talking to...More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank Dizzymillman
Reviewed 29 March 2015

Had a voucher so we ate here. With the voucher it is pretty limited as to what you can order. A choice of three starters, three mains and three desserts. However the wine is exceptional good. Our server aimed to make sure we were alright...More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank Wee Y
Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

I booked this restaurant months in advance with an Itison voucher. Staff were very attentive and accommodating, but food pretty average. The early bird menu available with the voucher was quite limited, although you do get a glass of bubbly with it. Got charged separately...More

Thank chalevan1980
Reviewed 25 March 2015

We were only in for drinks post late lunch on a rugby weekend with the Irish visiting and takling the 6 nations title. We were very lucky to get a table for drinks so we ended up being here for longer than we initially intended....More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank Scottish_Traveller25
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Staying at the George hotel we had dinner at the Tempus Restaurant which is a part of the hotel. We were concluding a five day tour and wanted to take our guide out for a nice dinner. We were served by a delightful young man...More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank Scott H
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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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$13 - US$64
International, British, Contemporary, Scottish
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
00:30 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 George St, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > New Town
  • Neighbourhood: New Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 240 7197
  • E-mail
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