Café Andamiro

Café Andamiro
113 Buccleuch Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9NG
  • Telephone 0131 667 0048
  • Opening times Tue–Sat 10am–9pm; closed Sun & Mon.
  • Food served Tue–Sat 11am–9pm.
  • Average price £13 (lunch); £13 (evening meal)
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Laid-back Korean/Japanese restaurant and café.

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A quirky blend of café and low-key restaurant with a Korean and Japanese menu, Café Andamiro is well worth a try. The interior is super laid-back, so you won’t feel out of place if you’re simply popping in for a tea and pastry instead of going for a full blowout. For starters, Korean fried chicken is pleasingly sticky and crunchy, while heamul pajeon, a substantial pancake, is generously filled with a variety of fresh seafood. In comparison, sweet tempura and crunchy flake rolls are a little less giving. Salmon teriyaki comes with rich sauce and sticky rice and watch out if you order the sizzling pork – it comes straight out from the grill so let it cool for a few seconds before you dive in. Homemade tea is a calming addition to what can be a lively little experience.

  • High point: Korean fried chicken
  • Low point: A little chilly inside
  • Notable dish: Korean fried chicken
  • Provides: Vegetarian options (at least ¼ main courses), Children's high chairs, Free wi-fi
  • Capacity: 41
  • Largest group: 15
  • Open since: 2013
  • BYOB: