The Kitchen: Open 7 days a week

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The Kitchen is a gorgeous light-filled and spacious restaurant with stunning panoramic views of the estate and historic Orangerie. It is an idyllic place to eat to enjoy brunch or lunch all day, indoors or on our outdoor terrace. You’ll find child-friendly options and something tasty whether you’re vegan, vegetarian, gluten free or dairy free. Please ensure you book your table online in advance.

Good to Go at Restoration Yard


Served all day from 9.30am, please book online.

Our breakfast menu showcases the best local seasonal produce around. Whether you’re an avid avocado fan, eggs benedict buff, in need of the full Scottish or a vegan burrito, we’ve got something to tickle all taste buds. Kids breakfast menu available too.

Coffee and Cake at Restoration Yard


Served daily 9am-11am and 2.45pm-4.30pm. Please book online.

You can now book a table in The Kitchen for tea/coffee and cake in the morning and afternoon while our Coffee Bar is temporarily closed. Choose from an amazing array of teas and coffees and our daily cake selection. Yummy.


Served daily from 11am - 4.30pm, please book online.

Whether you’re in need of a light bite, healthy salad or one of our marvellous mains after a walk in the park, you’ll find something delicious to eat on our seasonal menu with a fabulous wine list to match and the best desserts around. Kids menu available too.

Champagne Afternoon Tea at The Kitchen, Restoration Yard near Edinburgh


Unfortunately due to the pandemic, we have stopped serving Afternoon Tea temporarily. We'll keep you updated here.

Afternoon Tea is a special treat, deserving of special surroundings. And it doesn’t get much more special than The Kitchen, set in our beautiful 18th century courtyard.