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Sambuca Italian Restaurant

Sambuca Italian Restaurant, 101-103 Causewayside, Edinburgh

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Sambuca Italian Restaurant
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Average Price: £25 and under
Cuisine: Italian
Dress Code: Casual Dress
v 0.9 miles from Edinburgh center (as shown on map)
Sambuca is not the classiest of drinks, to say the least, more associated with a night on the tartan tiles than an elegant Edinburgh eatery, but at Sambuca Restaurant in Newington, they manage to strike a balance between the two. They offer superb Italian cuisine served up in a boisterous, family-run environment down on Causewayside, and when you head on over, you’re guaranteed a friendly welcome. Start with their antipasti – fresh mussels, proscuitto and melon or some cold-cured meats – and then move onto a main. There are plenty of pastas and pizzas, of course, but we’d go straight for their house specials menu which here at Sambuca means seafood: trout with lemon, sole in butter, prawns in tamarind and more. Take a trip to Causewayside in Edinburgh’s Newington for a great Italian meal: just remember to book your table ahead of time.

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Sambuca Italian Restaurant is #794 of 2405 things to do in Edinburgh

5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: kehanhuli
Mon 2 Nov, 2020
l We've been there before the lockdown, and we had some Spaghetti and Tortellini. Both tasted pretty amazing. The portions were satisfying and overall very delicious. Not too expensive as well! Staff...

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: jmp1066, Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Fri 17 Jul, 2020
l Tucked away from the Main Street, well worth looking out. Unpretentious and delicious cuisine that is just like Italian home cooking. We always make a trip out of our way to here when we visit family...

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: dhall7, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Fri 28 Feb, 2020
l Great small restaurant. Lovely menu and staff. Very reasonably priced fantastic food. Well worth a visit.

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Sambuca Italian Restaurant 101-103 Causewayside, Edinburgh