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A little about The Sheep Heid Inn

The perfect destination for lunch, dinner, or drinks, this contemporary pub, bar, and restaurant will allow you to dine in style, no matter what the occasion.

Offering a fantastic menu featuring a wide choice of starters, mains, light bites, sharing platters, and devilish desserts, even the toughest food critics will be suitably impressed.

We’ve even got a lovely outdoor garden space that’s perfect for a spot of al fresco dining on a sunny day. After all, there really is no better feeling than enjoying a refreshing drink, in a sun-drenched beer garden during the summer months.

We are also a child friendly establishment, so please feel free to bring your little ones along – they’ll love our dedicated children’s menu!

A little about The Sheep Heid Inn
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Perfect for any occasion

If you’re driving, there’s plenty of car parking available.

Located in the heart of the vibrant city of Edinburgh, you’ll have no trouble reaching The Sheep Heid Inn.

With two major train stations, Edinburgh Waverley and Edinburgh Haymarket, there are regular services to other parts of Scotland and the rest of the UK.

If you’re travelling by road, there are plenty of road links between the city and the rest of Scotland and the UK. There are also a number of bus services operating in and around the area.

Join us and enjoy our magnificent interiors and a fabulous outdoor dining space that’s perfect for alfresco dining.

Keeping Busy in Edinburgh

Situated in the heart of Edinburgh, there’s an abundance of things to do, see, and experience around The Sheep Heid Inn.

Must see sights in the Scottish capital include Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Zoo, The Real Mary King’s Close, Blair Street Underground Vaults, Our Dynamic Earth, and The Edinburgh Dungeon.

The Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, National Museum of Scotland, The Museum of Childhood, and the Scottish National Portrait Gallery are all sure to be a hit with visitors of all ages.

And, once you’ve finished exploring, call into The Sheep Heid Inn to refresh and refuel.

Of course, Edinburgh also offers a variety of open spaces and beaches to enjoy. When the sun’s shining, what better way to spend the day than by exploring the beaches and harbours dotted along the area’s coastline? Portovello and Cramond are two local favourites.

A little about The Sheep Heid Inn