Cranston's Restaurant Edinburgh

Set in a graceful dining room with high ceilings, elegant crown moulding, and stunning views of Edinburgh Castle and Princes Street Gardens, we offer fresh, local Scottish dishes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Our menus change regularly to provide the best seasonal local produce and traditional Scottish dishes of impeccable quality.

At this time we are currently providing a limited food service which includes breakfast, afternoon tea & our light lunches & bar snacks menu. Food is available until 5 pm daily, we are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

See below to learn more & view our menus.


Breakfast is Served

Start your day off with a full-cooked Scottish breakfast or a selection of continental items including fresh pastries, fresh fruit, cereals with fresh fruit juices plus tea and coffee. We are not currently offering room service for breakfast at the moment but we hope to reinstate this service in the near future.

Only £11.95

We are serving breakfast between the hours of:

Monday – Friday 7 am – 10 am
Saturday & Sunday 8 am – 11 am

Guests are required to go to reception to book a time slot for each day that they require breakfast.


Sit Back & Relax

Have a look through our drinks menu, it boasts a fine selection of Scottish whiskies, wines, spirits, cocktails & everything else in-between. Either pop down and unwind in the Abbotsford Room’s lounge & bar area which has breathtaking views of Edinburgh’s stunning Princes Street Gardens & Edinburgh’s iconic castle or stay put and get room service.

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Light Lunches & Bar Snacks

Unfortunately, our usual lunch & dinner menus are not available at this time but we have a great variety of light lunch options and bar snacks available including the following:

Freshly Made Sandwiches & Platters, Soup of the Day, Baked Potatoes, Nachos, Sides & Freshly Baked Scones

Served daily from 12 am – 5 pm

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Afternoon Tea

Perfect for any occasion, each stand comprises freshly made sandwiches, scones served warm with clotted cream & Arran Scottish jam, and a selection of freshly made cakes served with a choice of Tea, Coffee, Hot Chocolate, or perhaps treat yourself to an upgrade and add a glass of prosecco or champagne.

Served daily from 12 am – 5 pm

from £15 Per Person

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Private Hire

Cranston’s Restaurant offers the ideal venue for small events and dining celebrations.

Host a memorable gathering in our graceful dining room which boasts high ceilings, elegant crown moulding, and stunning views of Edinburgh Castle and Princes Street Gardens. With superb cuisine and warm, personalised service, Cranston’s ensures that every gathering is special. Contact us about hiring Cranston’s for your event.

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