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Lancers

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
5 Hamilton Place | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 5BA, Scotland
+44 131 332 3444
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (10 reviews)
“curry” (13 reviews)
“saag paneer” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 14:30 Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5 Hamilton Place | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 5BA, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to go to Lancers when we heard it had re-opened after a refurbishment. We had booked a table for 6pm online. When we entered the restaurant we were greeted by a young lady who said they had no trace of...More

1  Thank Peter1952
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to go for family meal to lancers because I loved it so much last time we cocktail drunk very very good the food we try sheek kabab fried chicken king prawn with fufteed bread so tasty all the main course very tasty very...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been a long time waiting for the NEW LANCERS to re open after their upgrade. Great meal and although the menu has shrunk the food was very good with a slightly modern slant. Venison and goat on the menu these went down very well amongst...More

Thank Getagrip2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic food in a fantastic restaurant. The Sag Paneer is amazing, and the service was wonderful. Beautifully decorated swell!

Thank theodorazemek
Reviewed 17 April 2018

As the title suggests it was very nice food from a very short offerings menu , it could have had a bigger choice . I liked the attentive staff who were friendly and efficient . The ambience in the dark part of the restaurant was...More

Thank Gogsjambo
Reviewed 30 March 2018

This is an Edinburgh curry house institution. The son of the owner has now taken the reigns and it is excellent. Proper Indian food - Prawns lamb and chicken dishes were superb - small wine list but decent and sensible price. Service first class and...More

1  Thank mike h
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

After having spent most of the afternoon walking around Stockbridge we stumbled across an old Edinburgh institute Lancers Brasserie and we were so glad we did! My friend opted to go with the squid starter and the Okra fries garnished with curry mayonnaise We were...More

1  Thank Laura D
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Excited to try the new look Lancers in Stockbridge. We were especially looking forward to trying their innovative sounding creations of venison vindaloo and their new goat specialities. We were not disappointed in either the quality or layered spice, delicious flavours created. The whole experience...More

1  Thank 91katrinat
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Went here for dinner last night and loved it. The renovation is stunning and the food was top drawer. Can’t wait to return and sample more of the menu.

3  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 12 March 2018

So - Lancers is something of a local institution, and I was disappointed to see it close down last September. There was no notification, and their website doesn't seem to have been updated since Christmas 2011 so seemed like a pretty unreliable guide. But work...More

1  Thank Alan_X_10
Nearby
Stockbridge & Dean Village
Just downhill of New Town and attractively straddling
a river near the elegant Royal Botanic Garden, it’s
small wonder that Stockbridge became one of the city’s
first hip neighbourhoods. It’s now one of Edinburgh’s
most desirable, though many bohemian touches have
fallen away as its residents have matured and the area
has gentrified. Some second-hand shops cling on, but
mostly residents display refined tastes in basement
...More
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Response from Jim B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, only on passing I have noticed that it is being renovated so probably not answering phones.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Hamilton Place | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 5BA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Neighbourhood: Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Phone Number: +44 131 332 3444
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