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Castle of Light


Join us for dinner before or after the magnificent family friendly light show at our neighbours, Edinburgh Castle.

We are ideally located for those lucky to have tickets to the Castle of Light show this festive season. Join us for dinner in our stunning dining room with view of the Castle  . Choose from our pre theatre menu or festive a la carte.

Or have a drink and warm up in the bar with oysters and a whisky cocktail. With over 120 whiskies on our list we have something for everyone!

Lunch – available Tuesday to Thursday 12noon to 3pm
Dinner – available Tuesday to Saturday 5.30pm to 6.30pm

Two courses £19

STARTERS

CANNONBALLS
Findlays of Portobello haggis with pickled turnip, Glengoyne 10yo whisky and Seville orange marmalade

SOUP
Parsnip and apple soup, pickled wild garlic, toasted chestnuts

OYSTERS
A daily selection of two fresh Oysters served fresh with 2000 year old Roman sauce or red wine vinegar and shallot dressing or lemon and tabasco

MAINS

PORK
Ayrshire pork belly, Stornoway black pudding, Carroll’s Heritage potatoes and pork crumb

FISH GOUJONS AND CHIPS
Battered sustainable white fish goujons, hand-cut chips, pea purée and beetroot tartare sauce

MACARONI CHEESE
Macaroni in a creamy Isle of Mull cheese sauce with toasted bread crumbs

    

BOOK YOUR TABLE

‘Expect wonder, enchantment and a spectacle of colour this festive season as Edinburgh Castle, the defender of the nation, becomes the ‘Castle of Light’.
Follow in the footsteps of Scotland’s heroes and be welcomed by stunning visuals and state of the art lighting installations. Watch as the history of this iconic landmark illuminates the very walls that saw it unfold. A magical experience for all the family this winter – prepare to be dazzled!”