Monkfish with potatoes

Food & Drink

_MG_1338Midlothian hosts a fabulous choice of eating places and a diverse range of local food and drink producers. 

We have a range of award winning restaurants, traditional country inns, relaxing cafes and visitors centres which can help you sample some of the very best Midlothian has to offer.

Only 20 mins from Edinburgh City Centre and whatever the occasion, whether its a fine dining experience, leisurely afternoon tea, family get together, or a hearty lunch following a days walking, cycling or exploring, Midlothian has something for everyone and for all budgets.   

Our restaurants use some of the best local and sesaonal produce Midlothian andMacsweens TARTLETS5mb Scotland has to offer. A popular menu feature is Scotlands national dish “Haggis” from internationally renowned and award winning local business Macsween based here in Midlothian.

Many of our local establishements also stock beer from award winning local brewery Stewart Brewing. You may even wish to take a sample home as gift for family/friends or for yourself from their own brewery shop.

Midlothian is surrounded by the Pentland Hills which is prime land for beef and lamb. This can be found on many restaurant or bistro menus throughout Midlothian. A full list of local eating places and food and drink producers is available from the Midlothian Food and Drink Directory.