15 mouthwatering stops on an Edinburgh food safari
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The idea of a round-the-world trip may sound like a dream but can be more a little testing on the bank balance.

Luckily, Edinburgh has a plethora of ethnic cuisines for you to sample meaning that your tastebuds can at least reach the far corners of the world – even if you’re still just planning it right now.

Here’s 15 photos from across the Capital, which make for one tasty-looking food safari. Dig in.

A sushi selection at Harajuku Kitchen


10 Gillespie Pl, EH10 4HS / more info

A big piece of New Orleans cuisine with Frontier’s babyback ribs

Ribs #edinburgh #edinburghfood #edinburghfeasts #eatoutedin

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8 Gillespie Pl, EH10 4HS / more info

A true Italian-style stone-baked pizza slice from Dough


172 Rose St, Edinburgh EH2 4BA / more info

Mexican tacos ready to be tucked at Bodega

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62 Elm Row, EH7 4AQ / more info

Teriyaki beef noodles from Bar Soba


104 Hanover St, EH2 1DR / more info

A Soweto mess burger at South African eatery Shebeen

Soweto Burger!

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8 Haymarket Terrace, EH3 8BJ / more info

Piping hot paella dished out at Stockbridge Market

#paella at the #farmersmarket

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1 Saunders Street, EH3 6TQ / more info

Succulent Greek souvlaki from Ola Kala

Before… #chickensouvlaki #souvlaki #greekfood #greece #delicious #food

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202 Morrison Street, EH3 8EA / more info

A sweet treat of Turkish baklava in Empires Cafe


24 St Mary’s St, EH1 1SU / more info

Brazillian style butternut squash crepes from Tupiniquim


Lauriston Place, Edinburgh EH3 9AU / more info

An Indian street food platter from Tuk Tuk

❤️ Indian street food #tuktuk #indian #fave #datenight #tuktukedinburgh #edineats #eatinburgh

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1 Leven Street, Edinburgh EH3 9LH / more info

Poland meets Scotland with haggis pierogis at Yellow Bench

Haggis pierogis and beetroot broth!

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31 Crighton Place, EH7 4NY / more info

A French cuisine classic at Maison Bleue

😋 #maisonbleue#mussels#latelunch#moulesmariniere

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36-38 Victoria St, EH1 2JW / more info

Taiwanese ‘Ninja Bun’ in Paradise Palms


41 Lothian St, EH1 1HB / more info

A tase of home with a haggis dish at Arcade Bar

Looks like someone is having haggis tonight again …

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48 Cockburn Street, EH1 1PB / more info

Taking your own food safari? Share your shots on Twitter at @WOW247Edinburgh or comment on our Facebook page.

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Main image: Instagram / Emma Watson