Francophile or foodie – you’ll love the French restaurants in Edinburgh. You don’t have to be a fully fledged Francophile to know just how good the French restaurants in Edinburgh are. In fact, in some cosy spots it can almost feel like you’re in a tiny bistro in La Marais or Montmartre. Edinburgh has long been known as the leader in the UK’s drinking and dining culture, so it makes sense that they would play host to truly world class restaurants specialising in arguably the world's finest cuisine. You’ll find all your favourite French classics at some of the many chic and romantic French restaurants in Edinburgh, in both Old and New Town and their surroundings, and may we suggest that you begin your French culinary journey immediately.