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La Potiniere

La Potiniere Main Street, Gullane EH31 2AA, Scotland
+44 1620 843214
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
La Potiniere Main Street, Gullane EH31 2AA, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Restaurants change, and in 12 month can loose the edge they once had . not so "La Potinierre". We visit annually when visiting Edinburgh for the Festival et al. Never have we been disappointed, Fine food, presented so perfectly by Mary and Keith and always...More

Thank JohnSnel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch today (Tuesday 28th August) and it was excellent. I ate from the fixed menu, sea bream with a creamy mash, followed by the best Tiramisu I’ve ever had (roughly 15€ for 2 courses). My wife had the Caesar Salad which she said...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having overnighted at Greywalls overlooking the Muirfield golf course, we chose La Potiniere to close off a good trip before returning to Glasgow. Housed in what looks like a residential building with its own compound, the restaurant exudes charm and a certain French chic, Keith...More

Thank lilacfields
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We enjoyed a terrific lunch at the Potiniere.We try and book lunch when we are in the area and have never been disappointed. Keith operates like a swan ,calmly gliding across the kitchen and restaurant but to achieve such delicious food starting from the homemade...More

Thank mc m
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

This restaurant lived up to its reputation. Wonderful intimate dining ambiance, excellent cuisine. Certainly not for a group of rowdy golfers. But perfect for a lovely dinner out with friends and family!

Thank Berolz
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a small and very tasteful restaurant, more fine dining than bistro, run by two wonderful chefs who, over many years have maintained an absolutely superb standard of cuisine. Its a gem within the beautiful village of Gullane, that this week hosts the Scottish...More

1  Thank Roy M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Hubby and I have eaten at Le Potiniere in Gullane many times. We're usually lunch fans, as the 50 mile round trip is lovely in the day-time. But this was a special occasion, with local friends, so we opted for dinner for a wee change....More

Thank Gillian C
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Superlatives are needed here because La Potiniere is a supremely elegant,classy Restaurant in which immense attention to detail combines with flawless cooking to create a memorable occasion. Keith Marley and Mary Runciman own and run this delightful place in an understated highly professional manner and...More

Thank Sean002
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Eight of us went to this cosy restaurant. It is small but nicely presented. Food could not be faulted. Service very attentive but in no way intrusive. Nice touches between courses. Most enjoyable. This place is a gem.

Thank SouthamptonDavid
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

What an amazing meal we had at La Potiniere this week. The food was delicious the wine fantastic and the service warm and friendly. The chef made me my own gluten free bread which was amazing. Each course was better than the last and I...More

Thank LinsSan
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Bob A
4 July 2018|
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Response from Sean002 | Reviewed this property |
Really it has all been said....virtually no chance of a nine without booking well in advance and whilst it is smart casual is sophisticated food with only two choices at each course so your children would need to be aware of... More
1 June 2016|
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Response from stevehH5458WR | Reviewed this property |
I am a reviewer - call the Restaurant directly!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$98 - US$98
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 13:30
12:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
12:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Potiniere Main Street, Gullane EH31 2AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Lothian  >  Gullane
  • Phone Number: +44 1620 843214
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