Xanadu – A Chinese Restaurant in Edinburgh with a Difference

We will be closed from Wednesday 13th June to Wednesday 20th June. We will reopen on Thursday 21st.

We are closed every WEDNESDAY.


With so many Chinese restaurants in and around Edinburgh, finding Xanadu is like a breath of fresh air. The dishes have a distinctive Cantonese flavour and have been developed expertly by our Head Chef Colin Chiu. Colin has perfected a number of Cantonese speciality dishes that offer an unbeatable taste of Chinese cooking at its very best.

Take a look at our menu pages to whet your appetite before you book as some of these need to be ordered in advance so they can be prepared with the care and attention they deserve.

Whatever dishes you choose from our extensive menu, you can rest assured it’s been lovingly prepared freshly just for you. Providing every one of our diners with a memorable meal is our passion and we want you to regard us as your Edinburgh Chinese Restaurant of choice.


When you book a table with us, you’re assured of a real taste of China. Our expert Chef Colin Chiu delighted customers for years when training and later working as a Head Chef in Manchester’s famous Chinatown district.

Your overall dining experience shouldn’t just be about the food, the atmosphere, surroundings and choice of drinks can all complement whatever dish you choose. At Xanadu restaurant you’ll find we’ve catered for all of these things including a stylish and well stocked bar so you’ll be spoilt for choice when you dine with us.


Xanadu has frequently been rated among the best Chinese restaurants in Edinburgh on various travel websites / magazines by patrons all over the world reflecting on our unwavering promise of quality food and a warm dining atmosphere with affordable prices.