French Caribbean Cuisine

We look forward to welcoming you in our restaurant.

Edinburgh’s only restaurant offering French Caribbean Cuisine.
Do join us, you will be most welcome.

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Alcohol License:

We are fully BYOB, therefore please do bring your own bottle or 2….or more.

We do NOT charge corkage!

If you prefer we have a lovely range of non-alcoholic beverages for you to enjoy.

Possible Food Allergens:

Please ask a member of staff for any possible allergens that may be amongst the ingredients we use in some of our dishes.


What People are Saying

Five Stars

“The riveRLife restaurant was a great find. Food was fantastic and the service was first class. Will bring my husband next time, I’m sure he’ll enjoy the food as much as my friend Elizabeth and I did. Thank you!”


Five Stars

“A real find with a nice choice on the Menu. Everyone enjoyed their meals, just mains and sweets, we cleared every plate. Service was charming and first class. ”


Five Stars

“OMG, the food is f-ing delish!! The authentic flavours are outstanding! Staff are really friendly too which is always good to see”


Five Stars

“The menu should suit everyone as there are hot and spicy Caribbean dishes as well as more traditional French cuisine. We’ll definitely be back again.”


Hours of Operation

We are able to accommodate reservations of 10 or more people, outwith our normal hours and days of operation….. all you need to do is ask

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Reservations or Enquiries:

Contact us for more information!

AUTUMN/ WINTER from 1st October to 31st March, due to running overheads,
lunch is strictly a minimum of 10 covers and strictly by prior email or telephone reservation only.

SPRING/SUMMER from 1st April to 30th September reservations can be made online and no minimum number restrictions.