Welcome to The Sheep Heid Inn in Edinburgh

The Sheep Heid Inn is a premium pub, bar, and restaurant with its very own courtyard, centrally located in the heart of the picturesque town of Edinburgh.

The Sheep Heid Inn is a beautifully restored pub, bar, and restaurant that’s perfectly equipped to accommodate all of your dining requirements, no matter what the occasion.

Situated in the heart of Edinburgh, this charismatic establishment was a favourite amongst past monarchs and poets, and today, it’s one of Edinburgh's oldest surviving watering holes.

Exuding endless charm and character in every corner, this stylish restaurant and bar is renowned for offering an outstanding variety of seasonal favourites and classic pub food dishes that are sure to satisfy your appetite.

Our special festive menus are here for you to feast your eyes on and book your Christmas celebration today. Whether you would like to join us for Christmas Day, Boxing Day or for the perfect New Year’s celebration, The Sheep Heid Inn has everything you need for the festive season.

An outstanding pub in Edinburgh

On the menu, you’ll find a delicious range of tasty starters, hearty mains, satisfying sharing platters, and devilish desserts that have all been expertly prepared by our superbly talents chefs, using the finest and freshest ingredients.

Whether you pop in for a Sunday roast at the end of a delightful weekend, or a romantic lunch for two, you’re sure to leave with a smile on your face.

Of course, if you have any questions about our delicious menus or special offers, or to make a booking, please get in touch. We’re always happy to help.

Opening Hours

  • Monday Midday-10pm
  • Tuesday Midday-10pm
  • Wednesday Midday-10pm
  • Thursday Midday-10pm
  • Friday Midday-10pm
  • Saturday Midday-10pm
  • Sunday Midday-10pm


Call The Sheep Heid Inn on 0131 661 7974


The Sheep Heid Inn, 43-45 The Causeway, Edinburgh, , EH15 3QA

Following the recent government announcement we will now be closing at 10pm-  the last table booking for food will normally be at least 1.5hrs before the actual business closing time. However, full table availability can be found on the bookings page, or please call us directly as we may be still be able to accommodate you. The final drinks orders will be at 9.30pm.