48-50 Bridge Road - Colinton - Edinburgh - Tel: 0131 441 7427

Welcome to Dantes

Dantes is a modern, warm and friendly family-run Italian restaurant in the heart of Colinton, Edinburgh. Our fully-licensed restaurant offers a great range of traditional Italian cuisine, a fantastic à la carte menu, and seasonal daily specials. We offer al fresco dining and can cater for any size of party, with a private dining area for parties up to eight people.

Bookings can be arranged by phoning 0131 441 7427 - we look forward to welcoming you to Dantes!

What our customers are saying about Dantes


Dantes is a real gem of a restaurant that should be top of anyone’s list when visiting Edinburgh.




Dantes is one of the nicest Italian restaurants I have ever eaten in in the UK. The food is to an excellent, mouth-watering standard and the staff are always very friendly.

Thomson Local



Dantes is my favourite restaurant, and lunch or dinner there is a real treat. Staff and service are always excellent, and the food is first class.



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Latest news

New Year’s Eve menu 23rd November 2014

Our New Year’s Eve menu is now available!

Christmas menu 4th November 2014

Our Christmas menu is now available! Dantes is open for lunch and dinner throughout December, and we’re open on Boxing Day too!

Wine-paired evenings 2nd March 2014

We’ll be holding the next wine-paired evenings at Dantes on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 March. Be sure to have a look at the menu!