Best Steak in Edinburgh
- Eating and Drinking Guide
- 20 April 2015
Whether rump or T-bone's your cut of choice, these steakhouses know how to cook it
No rankings: just eight of Edinburgh's best steak restaurants, from top-notch grills in bistro surroundings to immaculately cooked high-end cuts for a celebratory meal.
Taken from the 2015/16 The List Eating & Drinking Guide – £5.95 (plus p&p)
57–61 Blackfriars Street, Old Town, EH1 1NB
Acclaimed Old Town bistro does a great rib-eye.
Food served: Wed–Sun 6–10pm (Bar: Tue–Fri 4–10pm; Sat noon–10pm; Sun 12.30–10pm). Closed Mon. Closed Mon/Tue
blackfriarsedinburgh.co.uk | read our full review
Blackwood’s Bar & Grill
Nira Caledonia, 10 Gloucester Place, Stockbridge, EH3 6EF
Impressive steaks cooked with flair on the Josper grill.
Food served: Mon–Sun 7.30am–11am, 5pm–10pm
niracaledonia.com | read our full review
The Rutland Hotel, 1–3 Rutland Street, West End, EH1 2AE
Destination venue for steaks and quality side dishes with a castle view.
Food served: Mon–Sun noon–10.30pm
kyloerestaurant.com | read our full review
151 Morrison Street, West End, EH3 8AG
Owned by a family of butchers, the steaks here are both well-sourced and delicious.
Food served: Sun–Thu 5.30–10pm; Fri/Sat 5–10.30pm
mckirdyssteakhouse.co.uk | read our full review
Twenty Princes Street: Grill & Smokehouse
20 Princes Street, City Centre, EH2 2AN
Prime local meat given the Josper grill treatment.
Food served: Mon–Sun noon–10pm
twentyprincesstreet.co.uk | read our full review
Wildfire Scottish Steak & Seafood Bistro
192 Rose Street, New Town, EH2 4AZ
Superbly tender 21-day-aged Aberdeen Angus steaks.
Food served: Mon 5.15–10pm; Tue–Thu noon–2.30pm, 5.15–10pm; Fri–Sun noon–3pm, 5.15–10pm
wildfirerestaurant.co.uk | read our full review