Best arts venues for food and drink in Edinburgh
- Eating and Drinking Guide
- 22 May 2019
Contemporary or classic art, these cafés will all satisfy your lunch and coffee cravings
Since these eateries are inevitably found in Edinburgh's most spectacular spires and quirkiest corners, their dining spaces are sought after by some of the city's most dependable brands and caterers. As such, the menus often have a following of their own, quite apart from the art they enhance. Those who appreciate both will be in their element.
Café Modern Two
Art and food intertwine, a Paolozzi sculpture towers overhead and lunch options go way beyond a soup and a sandwich.
Sumptuous afternoon teas and fine-dining lunches are served amid the towering bookshelves of the Signet Library at this high-class establishment.
Milk at The Fruitmarket Gallery
Tempting cakes and and delicious lunch options provide twice the excuse to pop into this intimate and trendy city gallery.
The Pantry at Dovecot
Dependable Edinburgh café The Pantry is now serving creative modern lunches and excellent coffee at this equally impressive and creative venue.