Haymarket is one of Edinburgh's best areas to find restaurants. Located in between the Castle and Murrayfield, the neighbourhood is home to some of the city's most popular hotels and major attractions like the Scottish Gallery of Modern Art, so it always draws a stream of visitors. If you are in the area and need somewhere to eat, Quandoo have collected the finest dining options, with restaurants in Haymarket for every Edinburgh resident's tastes.
One of the handiest aspects of the area is that it's so close to Murrayfield, one of the world's largest and most iconic rugby venues. The stadium is just 10 minutes' walk from Haymarket station, so if you are looking for a place to grab a meal before or after a match, there's no better area. Pick a gastropub or curry house from the Quandoo listings and gather your fellow fans together in anticipation of the spectacle to come.
Few parts of the Scottish capital are as cosmopolitan as Haymarket, where restaurants showcase Edinburgh's diverse communities and taste for world cuisine. To give a flavour for the area, you can dine at South African eateries, offering seared steaks and massive burgers; you can try authentic Middle Eastern food lime hummus or kofta kebabs, or tuck into Brazilian dishes like a filling churrascaria buffet or fejioada (a healthy black bean stew). With so much choice around, there's bound to be something to excite your tastebuds at the restaurants in Edinburgh's Haymarket neighbourhood.
When you are wandering between historical attractions in Edinburgh, restaurants in Haymarket are great places to take a pit-stop or round off your day. The area is a short walk from the city's most popular attractions, including the Castle, St Giles Cathedral, the National Gallery and the Old Town. It's also one of the city's biggest accommodation districts, with hostels, rental homes and hotels. So, when you've seen what you need to see in Edinburgh book Haymarket restaurants before you retire for the night. Combine great food with fine wines and finish your day in style.