Cannonball Restaurant & Bar - Meeting Edinburgh
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Cannonball Restaurant & Bar

Cannonball Restaurant is located in one of Edinburgh’s oldest and most historic buildings at the very top of The Royal Mile, in the imposing shadow of Edinburgh Castle. With breathtaking views of the city, the Castle and beyond, the multi award-winning Cannonball Restaurant serves traditional Scottish food, all made with the finest ingredients from Scotland’s bountiful larder. The seasonal menu and tasting menus change monthly to showcase the very best of what is on offer.

Traditional Scottish food is at the heart of Cannonball Restaurant with a truly unique dining experience and fantastic hospitality guaranteed every time. Popular dishes include Findlay's Haggis Cannonballs with pickled Turnip, Mustard Cream and Glengoyne Whisky Marmalade and Cleash Farm Pork Belly with Creamed Kale and Victor's Honey Roasted Beetroot and Apples. Cannonball Bar forms the dedicated entrance to Cannonball Restaurant.

Available for private hire for groups of 30-70 guests.


Stephanie Zahra
356 Castlehill, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH1 2NE
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Cannonball Bar 50 160m2 5.0m
Cannonball Restaurant 70 160m2 5.0m
The Glengoyne Room 40 22 40 160m2 5.0m

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Cannonball Restaurant Hogmanay Celebrations
There are very few venues that can boast a location as iconic as Cannonball House on Castlehill, directly next to Edinburgh Castle. We have created a fantastic Scottish produce tasting menu that will take you in to the New Year in style. Enjoy the bells outside or stay in warmth of the restaurant or move down to our cosy bar where we will be having live Scottish music until 1am. Edinburgh Gin cocktail on arrival and six course menu £125 per person – 9pm to 1am Book by emailing
Hogmanay Fish & Fizz at Cannonball Bar

Join us in the bar for live Scottish music,
award-winning lobster mac n’ cheese and Prosecco
£50 per person, includes 1/2 bottle of Victor & Carina Contini Prosecco, Lobster Thermidor macaroni cheese and live Scottish music.
In addition we will serve a Glengoyne nip with the Bells!
OR CALL 0131 225 1550 OPTION 4 TO BOOK NOW!