Events

Small but beautifully formed

January 12, 2016

Come and see our tapestry showcase! Our stunning Bute fabric wall in The Scottish Cafe & Restaurant will be transformed between 28th January and 20th […]

Brilliant review for ‘Cook with Carina’ event

November 10, 2015

We received some wonderful feedback from our first ‘Cook with Carina’ event. It was a huge success and Carina is really getting into the Christmas […]

Oyster shucking at Cannonball House

October 26, 2015

Joins us at Cannonball House on Saturday 31st October 11.00am – 2.00pm Stevie, our wonderful fish supplier of Fish Brothersis going to be shucking Ballimore […]

COOK WITH CARINA!

October 26, 2015

Christmas is the biggest feast of the year and as the countdown begins, Carina’s here to help with four 90 minute masterclasses designed to help […]

Recruitment Open Morning at Victor & Carina Contini, Edinburgh

September 29, 2015

Friday 2nd October at 9.00am – 12 noon If you love great food and care about how it’s is prepared and are passionate about delivering […]

EDINBURGH RESTAURANT FESTIVAL

September 29, 2015

Edinburgh Restaurant Festival is back for its second year, and at the Contini Family of restaurants we are delighted to be taking part. We are […]

Three wonderful venues, one magical Christmas

September 16, 2015

  From intimate festive receptions with canapes in our private dining room at Contini Ristorante on George Street, to large exclusive Dinners at both The […]

EDINBURGH DOORS OPEN DAY – 25TH ANNIVERSARY

September 14, 2015

Discover Contini Restaurants during Doors Open Day 2015 – 26th-27th September We are passionate about preserving our heritage and feel privileged to operate our business […]

History of Porridge – The perfect start to 24 hours at Edinburgh Festival

August 20, 2015

#24HoursInEdinburgh We were delighted when we received this request from BBC journalist Becca Bryers: “I’m producing a series of material for BBC radio and online […]

FESTIVAL FEVER!

August 6, 2015

From our Fringe events, including theHistory of Porridge and exclusive Gallery Suppers to Dinner whilst enjoying a live webcast of the Tattoo, we are delighted […]

History of Porridge

July 18, 2015

Porridge is our national breakfast dish. Learn the history and taste what we think is Scotland’s best porridge. We are excited to be putting our […]

Chef Emma represents Contini at The Highland Show

July 11, 2015

Chef Emma Mills, Senior Sous Chef at Cannonball Restaurant enjoyed her time on the stage at the Cookery Theatre at The Royal Highland Show at […]

Mother’s Day

February 27, 2024

MOTHER’S DAY AT CONTINI RESTAURANTS Mum’s the World – Sunday 10th March. With Mother’s Day just around the corner, mum’s the word – and it’s […]

NATIONAL GALLERIES SCOTLAND: NATIONAL

October 9, 2023

Situated in the very heart of Edinburgh, the National is one of the most prestigious venues for events. This central site comprises two grand classical […]

Grayson Perry Smash Hits Private View

July 13, 2023

Royal Scottish Academy (presented by National Galleries of Scotland) Saturday 22nd July 2023 – Sunday 12th November 20233 This summer, the biggest ever exhibition of […]

Thank you for your event submission

March 30, 2023

We will get back to you to help you with your event and find out what your full requirements are.

Cannonball Restaurant & Bar Venue

February 27, 2023

Cannonball House is located at the top of The Royal Mile with breath-taking views to our next door neighbour Edinburgh Castle. An award-winning venue serving […]

Contini George Street Venue

February 27, 2023

Our beautiful, vibrant and buzzy Italian restaurant is situated in one of Edinburgh’s most beautiful rooms. This former banking hall is modelled on a Florentine […]

Corporate Events

February 27, 2023

Corporate hospitality for you At Contini Events we know how important good relationships are to successful business. When it comes to corporate hospitality we treat […]

Parties & Receptions

February 27, 2023

For all occasions Birthday? Graduation? Reunion? Anniversary? Launch? Awards night? Breakfast? Lunch? Dinner? Standing reception? Exclusive use? 40 close friends? 200 special guests? 300 VIPs? […]

The Scottish Cafe & Restaurant Venue

February 27, 2023

HAVE YOU GOT A SPECIAL CELEBRATION COMING UP? The Scottish Cafe & Restaurant is privately owned and part of the multi award winning Victor & […]

Scottish National Gallery Venue

February 27, 2023

**CURRENTLY NOT AVAILABLE DUE TO THE SCOTTISH COLLECTION RENOVATION PROJECT** Stay tuned for more information very soon! One of the most prestigious venues in Edinburgh. […]

Seasonal Events

February 27, 2023

Enjoy the Season Edinburgh offers so much, all year round. Each season brings another celebration and we LOVE it! We proudly celebrate our Scottish heritage […]

Weddings

February 27, 2023

At Contini Events we love weddings! Our venues are the antidote to stuffy formulaic traditional wedding venues. We’d like your guests to say – WOW that […]

Mother’s Day

February 27, 2024

MOTHER’S DAY AT CONTINI RESTAURANTS Mum’s the World – Sunday 10th March. With Mother’s Day just around the corner, mum’s the word – and it’s […]

NATIONAL GALLERIES SCOTLAND: NATIONAL

October 9, 2023

Situated in the very heart of Edinburgh, the National is one of the most prestigious venues for events. This central site comprises two grand classical […]

Grayson Perry Smash Hits Private View

July 13, 2023

Royal Scottish Academy (presented by National Galleries of Scotland) Saturday 22nd July 2023 – Sunday 12th November 20233 This summer, the biggest ever exhibition of […]

Thank you for your event submission

March 30, 2023

We will get back to you to help you with your event and find out what your full requirements are.

Cannonball Restaurant & Bar Venue

February 27, 2023

Cannonball House is located at the top of The Royal Mile with breath-taking views to our next door neighbour Edinburgh Castle. An award-winning venue serving […]

Contini George Street Venue

February 27, 2023

Our beautiful, vibrant and buzzy Italian restaurant is situated in one of Edinburgh’s most beautiful rooms. This former banking hall is modelled on a Florentine […]

Corporate Events

February 27, 2023

Corporate hospitality for you At Contini Events we know how important good relationships are to successful business. When it comes to corporate hospitality we treat […]

Parties & Receptions

February 27, 2023

For all occasions Birthday? Graduation? Reunion? Anniversary? Launch? Awards night? Breakfast? Lunch? Dinner? Standing reception? Exclusive use? 40 close friends? 200 special guests? 300 VIPs? […]

The Scottish Cafe & Restaurant Venue

February 27, 2023

HAVE YOU GOT A SPECIAL CELEBRATION COMING UP? The Scottish Cafe & Restaurant is privately owned and part of the multi award winning Victor & […]

Scottish National Gallery Venue

February 27, 2023

**CURRENTLY NOT AVAILABLE DUE TO THE SCOTTISH COLLECTION RENOVATION PROJECT** Stay tuned for more information very soon! One of the most prestigious venues in Edinburgh. […]

Seasonal Events

February 27, 2023

Enjoy the Season Edinburgh offers so much, all year round. Each season brings another celebration and we LOVE it! We proudly celebrate our Scottish heritage […]

Weddings

February 27, 2023

At Contini Events we love weddings! Our venues are the antidote to stuffy formulaic traditional wedding venues. We’d like your guests to say – WOW that […]