Serving Scottish pub food and real ale for over 600 years, with a similarly veteran skittle alley.The earliest license for an inn on the site of Edinburgh’s Sheep Heid Inn was granted in 1360, which would make it Scotland’s oldest-surviving public house.

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.


  • Beer garden
  • Car park
  • Disabled facilities
  • Dogs allowed
  • Family friendly
  • Food
  • Outside area
  • Real ale
  • Real fire
  • WiFi free
  • Cask Marque