Scotsman Hotel & Grand Café


In the heart of the city centre of Edinburgh is one of the most famous hotels, The Scotsman. With previous use as a publishing house the character of the building has been maintained with slight odes to its former use. All bedrooms within the venue are different, in-keeping with the history of the building. The modern luxuries combined with the uniqueness and warmth of the surroundings create a relaxing atmosphere inviting you to escape from the outside world.

The venue is home to a variety of private hire spaces perfect for corporate meetings, team training days, large dinners and weddings. Why not make your event unique by booking the venues outdoor terrace, the perfect space to make your event stand out. With spaces hosting capacities of 12 - 230 guests there is something to suit everyone.

The hotel is also home to the Grand Cafe, opening a 12pm the space hosts a food service throughout the day, offering a varied modern menu which works in harmony with the traditional decor of the venue. The food menu serves a sharing charcuterie platter perfect for a light bite whilst enjoying some cocktails, it also notes a selection of sandwiches, a delicious array of main courses and delectable desserts perfect for those with a sweet tooth. The Grand Cafe offers an experience that can be tailored to all occasions and tastes.

Join us for all the action of the Euros while supporting and cheering on Scotland! Enjoy a German-themed selection of drinks and food as we watch the games unfold in Germany. 

What's on


Offer Availability
Market Menu Offer!
Enjoy 2 Courses for £27pp from our new market menu! Available Monday to Friday from 12pm – 5pm!
Monday 12:00 – 17:00
Tuesday 12:00 – 17:00
Wednesday 12:00 – 17:00
Thursday 12:00 – 17:00
Friday 12:00 – 17:00


  • Live Music
  • Splash the Cash £££
  • Taking Bookings


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 7:00 0:00
Tuesday 7:00 0:00
Wednesday 7:30 0:00
Thursday 7:00 0:00
Friday 7:00 1:00
Saturday 7:00 1:00
Sunday 7:00 0:00



Scotsman Hotel & Grand Café, 20, North Bridge, EH1 1TR


City Centre


  • Cuisines

    This venue serves Grill, Gastro, International, Breakfast, Afternoon Tea and British food.

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