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71 High Street, North Berwick EH39 4HG, Scotland
+44 1620 890589
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  • Average2%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
71 High Street, North Berwick EH39 4HG, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A very popular restaurant to get a table in, so we were delighted to be able to make a reservation (2 months before). There are only approx 10 tables so it makes for a wonderful ambience, staff utterly charming and make you feel so welcome....More

Thank kariw08
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Supposedly the 'best Italian restaurant' in Scotland...we booked on reputation and reviews alone...and we were not disappointed. Honestly; I cannot think of a better dining experience in Scotland, at least not in easy access memory...! The atmosphere and warmth of welcome were palpable - represented...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me and my husband love Osteria! The food is delicious and so fresh and the staff are very attentive and charming. I usually go for a starter with scampi (which is to die for) in it, followed by the fish platter or lobster and my...More

Thank Kreid89
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Delightful staff, perfectly mixed Campari & Orange, delicious fresh bread and then some of the best Italian cooking we have enjoyed the UK. Everything is well-judged and not a single cause for even the smallest criticism during our visits over the last three years.

Thank weegranni
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying in North Berwick for a couple of nights so went here after reading the TripAdvisor reviews. Fantastic food, lovely restaurant and friendly staff with great service. Gluten free options great, and all dishes tasty. We both had different pasta starters which were very tasty....More

Thank EdinburghKate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not having stayed in North Berwick before, we used Tripadvisor to find a good restaurant and Osteria was top of the list. It did not disappoint. The attention to detail was significant, with pleasant, knowledgeable and helpful staff. The owner was charming and went out...More

Thank SeaEagle10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a charming restaurant where the food and ambience will transport you from North Berwick to Portofino from the moment the maître d’ welcomes you at the door to the last drop of your doppio espresso. It’s such good value, too: a two-course lunch...More

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed once again a brilliant dinner at the Osteria. Friendly atmosphere, professional service, and a charming owner make the evening a success. The food is outstanding, the chef in the kitchen is a champion, we will be back again next year. Maya and Wayne

Thank Maya M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had my birthday dinner here and it was wonderful! The service was very attentive and the food gorgeous. I would certainly go back.... Make sure that you book well in advance as there are limited covers.

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We have enjoyed two dinners in a week during our stay in North Berwick,one reason we come to stay here is to come to the Osteria.It is a small,popular restaurant but they don't make the greedy mistake of some popular restaurants and cram in too...More

Thank mc m
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Questions & Answers
27 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
No, no take away. Try Zitto , or the Italian just down from Osteria.
6 February 2016|
Response from Pyrenees66 |
Sample menu please. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
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12:30 - 14:00
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12:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 High Street, North Berwick EH39 4HG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Lothian  >  North Berwick
  • Phone Number: +44 1620 890589
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