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1 Shore | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6QW, Scotland
+44 131 554 5666
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (128 reviews)
“fish cakes” (63 reviews)
“scallops” (52 reviews)
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12:00 - 22:30All hours
Seafood, European, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 Shore | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6QW, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 747 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Fishers in Oct 2017. Sat in the bar area and decided to snack on a few of their specials. The Shetland mussels (at steal at 14 quid) were better than any I've had in the U.S. - very "meaty" and flavorful. The delicious broth,...More

Thank Mnbhoy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting Fishers has become a regular part of our trips to Edinburgh and we always look forward to eating there. On our recent trip we had another excellent meal. The langoustine tails and mussels that we had for starters were delicious and the whole lemon...More

Thank MFC17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely everything we had at this place was delicious, and i wonder how they manage this delicious and well presented dishes in this tiny open kitchen ( which you can actually see from where you’re seated). We had the day menu; a very good fish...More

Thank meg b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Probably one of the best meals I've had in the last couple of years. The fish cakes, squid, langoustine tails for starters were all excellent. We had the coley fillet, Moroccan bream and the spaghetti clam vongole for mains, each dish freshly prepared and delicious....More

Thank iansan1955
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I ate lunch there. We had the soup of the day which was a butternut squash and coconut soup and was absolutely divine. We shared the crab mac & cheese and the fish cakes. They both had amazing flavor and good portions....More

Thank Trivettehome
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked via the booking app and then was not able to modify - but a call to the restaurant sorted this out. My wife and I arrived via 22 bus from Edinburgh centre and were seated in the bar area - slighly higher tables...More

Thank Likeagoodmeal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a 20 minute taxi ride from Edinburgh centre to go to this restaurant as it was highly recommended by a friend. Although it looked cosy and with good decor and the service was friendly enough the main reason why we travelled out of Edinburgh...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant was lively but a little craped with tables close together. Food was well cooked and tasty but nothing out of the ordinary. A pleasant restaurant but I wouldn’t.t go out of m6 wa6 for the food

Thank HVD_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate there on Wednesday night having booked previously and my wife and I had a brilliant night. All the food was amazing, especially the halibut and Thai green curry, which we both had and would highly recommend. A great bottle of Sancerre with the...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice location and place close to the canal, good food and wines, reasonable prices. Not bad but could do better.

Thank reviewer456885
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Questions & Answers
29 May 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from andyhep2015 | Reviewed this property |
Get the bus to leith and it is fantastic , book and if you like shellfish order the hot shellfish platter £80 but unbelievable lobster, crab, etc
17 May 2016|
Response from Durris681 | Reviewed this property |
No, just be comfortable
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Shore | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6QW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 554 5666
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