Down an unassuming road near the buzzy central Shore lies Leith’s newest fine dining restaurant: Borough. Set up by former Head Chef of award-winning Norn, Darren Murray, Borough is an independently-owned foodie paradise. The menu is filled to the brim with modern European dishes which are designed to be flexible; there are no fixed starter, main and desserts here.
Tasting menus are a great way to try out something new and indulge in top-quality, seasonal cuisine. Edinburgh has plenty of restaurants which offer unique tasting menus, giving you the chance to sample several different courses of carefully curated delicacies.
Whether you fancy a casual introduction to seasonal dining or want to go all out with a Michelin starred feast, here are five of our favourite restaurants in Edinburgh which offer fantastic tasting menus.
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