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Owner's description

Cannonball House is one of the city’s oldest and most important buildings with stunning views to Edinburgh Castle, located at the very top of the Royal Mile. A real destination Scottish restaurant with an iconic backdrop that serves the best Scottish food with stunning views of the Edinburgh skyline.


 


Cannonball was quickly named winner of the Eating & Drinking Guide “Newcomer of the Year” and “Best Restaurant Experience” as part of the Visit Scotland Taste Our Best Awards


Our all-new Cannonball Bar, serving over 150 Scotch whiskies, opened in May 2016 and has become a firm favourite whisky bar for locals as well as visitors from further afield. The perfect place for lunch, cocktails and pre dinner drinks. From the bar we will escort you up the atmospheric old school staircase to our award winning Scottish Restaurant, serving delicious, seasonal quality dishes in a truly unique location.  


The restaurant is delivering stunning seasonal Scottish dishes supplemented with all the produce from our Kitchen Garden.


Fresh East Coast lobster, oysters, Belhaven Smoked salmon, seasonal Scottish game and the best Scotch Beef from Inverurie are always on the menu. And, of course our haggis cannonballs are not to be missed!


 


Serving old fashioned fish and chips all day.


 

Restaurant details

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Highchair, Menu
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40, 70
70
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Private dining

Delighted to present our beautiful Glengoyne Room at Cannonball House.


The Glengoyne Room is situated on the lower ground floor. Suitable for parties of 15-40 guests.

You and your guests will arrive through your own dedicated entrance to make your event event even more special. In addition it has its own dedicated events kitchen, where our chefs will be on hand to service your event.

Popular for both private and corporate events where you want to add that extra wow factor for not only visitors from abroad but also locals who may not have considered a Royal Mile venue!



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356 Castlehill, Edinburgh, EH1 2NE
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