Best Italian restaurants in Edinburgh
- Eating and Drinking Guide
- 16 April 2018
Get much more than pizza and pasta at the city's top Italian restaurants
Edinburgh's Italian restaurant scene is one of its oldest and remains one of its most popular. Decades-old family favourites continue to thrive alongside a new wave casual pizzerias and trendy neighbourhood diners. While a classy carpaccio isn't unheard of, you'll also be able to dine well on a budget, picking up pizza for under a tenner.
Civerinos Italian Street Food & Pizza
Hip and relaxed, this pizza joint doesn't slouch when it comes to the cooking – expect Italian family favourites designed to share.
Contini George Street
High-end modern Italian in a grand setting dishing up lovingly prepared and beautifully presented dishes.
Locanda de Gusti
Everything is good here, from the perfect pasta al dente to the homemade ice-cream.
Traditional family establishment offering good food prepared with passion, friendly service and a relaxed vibe.
If only the sun was shining, you'd think you were in Naples – casual pizza in a buzzing environment.