About Mussel & Steak Bar

Mussel & Steak Bar are specialists in succulent steaks & superb seafood and located in the heart of Edinburgh's Grassmarket. It’s chic and stylish and a cut above the rest. This classy space is not your run-of-the-mill, surf-n-turf spot, but rather serves high quality, premium steak and seafood that will have your palate cleansed and tastebuds dancing. Open since 2005, Mussel and Steak Bar is located on West Bow in Old Town and is open for lunch and dinner as well as for drinks, so whether you’re in the mood for some cocktails with friends or a delicious meal, book a spot at this Scottish delight – there’s really no better choice.

Opening Times

Open now - Closes at 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Mussel & Steak Bar
110 West Bow, Old Town
Edinburgh Edinburgh

Menu Highlights



Grilled Mussels

with Garlic & Herb Butter or Teriyaki Butter

Filo Haggis Basket

with Creamed Potato, Clapshot & Whisky Sauce

Baked Crab Lasagne

with Chilli & Lemongrass Cream

More about Mussel & Steak Bar, Edinburgh

Fresh seafood and quality cuts of meats are the stars of the show at Edinburgh restaurant, Mussel and Steak Bar. Located in Old Town, this is a beautifully-styled restaurant that fits perfectly with the fine fare on offer. Here at West Bow, seafood and meat lovers will rejoice at the menu that is washed down perfectly with a bloody mary or mac mussel – an infusion of grouse whiskey, crabbies ginger wine and a hint of orange – or a wine of your choosing from the expertly-curated list.

The food is impeccable and the team behind Mussel and Steak Bar have outdone themselves entirely. There are starters of grilled mussels with herb or teriyaki butter, oysters from the Scottish Shetlands and Scottish blue shell mussel pots with your choice of sauce (chilli, ginger, cumin and lime or Thai red curry), as well as a dazzling steak menu. All, we assure you, are cooked to perfection and matured for minimum of 38 days and served with all the trimmings, making this Edinburgh restaurant a carnivore and seafood lovers delight. We also highly recommend sampling the seafood platter, but you’ll find Mussel and Steak Bar in Old Town where booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.

236 Mussel & Steak Bar Reviews

236 Reviews
Noise levels:Pleasant
Waiting time:Exceptionally good
Value for money:Good value
Peter F.4 days ago · 8 reviews

Ein höchst erfreuliches Lokal! Das Service-Personal ist extrem freundlich, nett und angenehm! Das Essen ausgezeichnet und macht richtig Freude - von Anfang bis Ende! Auch Sonderwünsche werden freundlich erfüllt! Wir gehen übermorgen noch einmal hin! Das Lokalnist besonders empfehlenswert!

Sonja R.7 days ago · 1 review

Really lovely meal. The mussels were delicious and altho full, we managed to squeeze in a dessert! Very good value for money and excellent service

Ande B.9 days ago · 1 review

Great service with excellent food and the perfect location for an evening out. This was my second time to M&S and they did not disappoint. Wonderful.