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The Turquoise Thistle

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Tel:+44 (0) 0131 556 5577

The Turquoise Thistle Restaurant Bar and Lounge offers delicious fresh local produce with a contemporary twist. Complimented with a variety of the finest drinks.

Open all day, every day from 7am to 11pm to residents and non-residents. The fusion of the Georgian Restaurant with luxurious contemporary and vibrant coloured seating provides the perfect ambiance to relax in comfort for that memorable experience.

Our Turquoise Thistle Team is passionate, sourcing the finest local produce to ensure that his menus offer affordable and intriguing culinary experiences.

Treat your Mum to a very special Mother’s Day We have a choice of delicious Afternoon Tea or Sunday Lunch to give your mum a special treat, after all, she deserves it!

Afternoon Tea
Pure indulgence with a selection of fresh sandwiches, traditional Scottish cakes,
biscuits and homemade scones, all served with speciality teas and coffees.
Available Friday 28th and Saturday 29th March from 2pm to 4pm.
Sunday 30th March from 2.30-4pm.
£12.50 per person including a glass of Prosecco.

Sunday Lunch
The Turquoise Thistle restaurant is a great setting for your traditional Sunday roast,
with all the trimmings and a choice of dessert.
Sunday 30th March served from 12pm to 2pm. £14.95 per person. Children up to the age of 12 eat free from the children’s menu.

Please book 24 hours prior to ensure you have your table reservation
on 0131 556 5577.

Traditional Sunday lunch

The Turquoise Thistle restaurant is a great setting for your traditional Sunday roast. An ideal opportunity to catch up with friends or have a family get together. Our mouthwatering Sunday roast will tickle your taste buds.

Served from noon to 2pm every Sunday. 2 courses from £12.95 and kids eat for free.*

*Children up to the age of 12 eat free of the children’s menu. 1 child per paying adult.

Pre-theatre dining 5pm-7pm

Join us early to experience our exquisite two or three course menu, you will be able to relax in the knowledge that we will tailor make our service to ensure that you will have plenty of time to be seated before the curtain rises. Why not treat your loved one to a delicious 3 course meal before one of the fantastic shows.

2 courses for only £14.95

Download a our current pre-theatre menu

Dinner – 5pm to 9.30pm

Join us and experience quality food from both a la carte and set price menus. You and your guests are our main focus at the Turquoise Thistle Restaurant. Taste Scottish classics with a modern twist produced from fresh, local ingredients.

Download a our current a la carte menu

Afternoon Tea – 2pm to 4pm

Pure indulgence from the moment that you enter the luxurious lounge, join us and chose from a wide selection of specialist teas and coffees. Have you tried our delicate Thistle tea? A selection of homemade sandwiches, traditional Scottish cakes, biscuits and homemade scones.

Download our afternoon tea menu


Monday to Friday 6.30am to 10.30am | Saturday and Sunday 7am to 11am

Residents and non residents are welcome throughout the day. Enjoy our freshly cooked Scottish breakfast, or choose from our range of mouth watering pastries, organic cereals, freshly squeezed juices. Alternatively we can arrange for you to take away our freshly brewed specialist teas and coffees.

Morning Coffee with colleagues or friends, relax in our comfortable lounge and enjoy your tea and coffee selected from Brodies finest range. Complimented with a selection of Edinburgh’s delicious cakes and shortbread.

Lunch – Noon to 2pm

Time to relax or pushed for time? Choose from a menu that suits you; a quick snack served in the Bar and lounge area or take your time and choose from our extensive Bar menu. Time restricted? Please feel free to call in advance to order, we will ensure your food is ready when you are. Tel 0131 556 5577.

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