Edinburgh has some amazing restaurants in the city and those that specialise in offering premium steak cuts as their main focus are well represented throughout the city and regularly frequented by the discerning, steak-loving gourmands of Edinburgh. Here are five of the city’s steak restaurants that top the list in terms of quality of food, service, decor and atmosphere.
Combining a restaurant and brasserie, Steak is at the forefront of steak dining experiences in Edinburgh. Their enviable success stems from their simple stated aim of “serving the people of Edinburgh the best steak in town”. They’ve certainly achieved that goal. When it comes to achieving customer satisfaction, they may have a few equals but none does it better. Enjoy delicious steaks complemented by carefully selected fine wines that deserve a place on the same table.
Address: 14 Picardy Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3JT
Kyloe Restaurant and Grill
Edinburgh’s first gourmet steak restaurant, Kyloe Restaurant and Grill offers customers terrific steaks of the highest quality Aberdeen Angus beef prepared by their award winning master chef. Located on the first floor of the Rutland hotel, Kyloe Restaurant and Grill offers stunning views of Edinburgh Castle. In addition, the restaurant also has private dining facilities. With a large wall-mounted TV and attendant staff always on hand to fulfill every request, Kyloe can cater to parties of 10 to 16 guests.
Address: 1-3 Rutland Street, Edinburgh, EH1 2AE
The best of British beef prepared by their in-house butcher and cooked over an open-flame charcoal grill is what brings customers time and again to enjoy the charms of both of Chop House’s Edinburgh locations. Their steak menu is admirably complemented by a range of delicious starters, side dishes and desserts, and their drinks menu is equally impressive. It offers over 70 varieties of fine wines plus cocktails, spirits and beers. Look out, too, for Chop House’s weekly events such as free tastings of cocktails with bites or book a Bloody Mary Breakfast, which includes a Bloody Mary – on the house.
Address: 102 Constitution Street, Edinburgh, EH6 6A and Arch 15, East market Street, Edinburgh, EH8 8FS
Miller and Carter Steakhouse
Treat yourself to the finest quality, 30-day aged Scotch beef prepared to perfection by a master butcher. Succulent sirloin, ribeye or fillet steaks are just a part of their extensive range of menus, which include their Chef’s Special menu, Younger Guest menu, Lunch menu, Dessert menu and more. With mouth-watering steaks cooked exactly as you wish and served with parsley butter and other enticing adornments, you can’t go wrong at Miller and Carter Steakhouse.
Address: 29-31 Frederick Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2ND
Wildfire – Scottish Steak and Seafood Bistro
Small and cosy, Wildfire is a family-run steak and seafood bistro that offers a superb menu of food and drink coupled with a quality of service that makes every customer feel special. With exquisitely prepared, top-quality Aberdeen Angus beef and locally-sourced produce where possible, Wildfire is the perfect place to spend some quality time with a friend, partner or family member. In addition to steaks and seafood, Wildfire also specialises in traditional Scottish dishes including haggis with drambuie & honey cream. Their drinks menu is equally alluring and includes highly-acclaimed beers from the Orkney Brewery and William Bros of Alloa plus Thistly Cross cider.
Address: 192 Rose Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4AZ