Edinburgh University’s Old College is a neoclassical masterpiece designed by Robert Adam in 1789; today it is home to the univeristy’s...
Talbot Rice Gallery
This small art gallery has two exhibition spaces. The neoclassical Georgian Gallery, designed by William Playfair, houses a permanent...
Surgeons' Hall Museum
Housed in a grand Ionic temple designed by William Playfair in 1832, the History of Surgery Museum provides a fascinating look at...
This popular folk pub is tiny, so get there early (9pm start weekdays, 2.30pm Saturday) if you want to be sure of a place. Sundays from...
Mother India's Cafe
A simple concept pioneered in Glasgow has captured hearts and minds – and stomachs – in Edinburgh: Indian food served in tapas-size...
53-62 South Bridge · interesting places nearby
Blackwell's Bookshop information
The city's principal bookstore; big selection of academic books.