20 August 2014

Whighams Wine Cellars

13 Hope Street, Edinburgh, Central Scotland EH2 4EL

£27.00 Wine Bars Central Scotland
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  • Wine: £15.75
  • Champagne: £45.00
  • Opening Hours: Mon-Sun 12N-12M (Fri-Sat -1am)

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Occupying the site of some 19th-century cellars and named after a cheery Robbie Burns poem, Whighams has been doing good business for more than 25 years – and shows no sign of flagging. With its candlelit booths and cosy nooks, there's something distinctly Old Edinburgh about this New Town institution – even if the mood is occasionally a tad ‘fogeyish’. As you'd expect from the name, wine is Whighams’ raison d’être and the wide-ranging international list is notable for its terrific selection of around 35 by the glass. Wines suggestions are also a helpful addition to the menu, which covers everything from Buccleuch beef salad to penne with char-grilled vegetables, although fish is the star turn – try the mussel and potato chowder, the chilled seafood platter, or sea bream with coconut rice and mango salsa, but don’t miss the famous fish pie.

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