Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, After-hours
Description: Located across the road from Edinburgh University in Midlothian, 56 North is a vibrant bar and restaurant that is popular with students, lecturers and locals alike. The 56 North bar is filled with comfy booths and has a cosy home-away-from home vibe. 56 North restaurant itself is decorated with granite, green slate and light Scandinavian wood ��� it's won a slate of style awards. The modern British cuisine is created from local, fresh, organic ingredients and favourite dishes include the Scottish salmon fillet served with new potatoes, asparagus, and lime and coriander butter; the gammon steak and fries with mushy peas, fries and a fried egg; and the delicious homemade Mars Bar cheesecake. During the day, 56 North is a quiet caf��, perfect for families and chatty lunches. In the evening, the crowd's volume soars and it's revealed as a player on the Old Town bar scene.