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We were seated and all seemed well however it all went downhill . Sweet sherry in a brandy glass when dry sherry was ordered . They had run out. Starters ok although then told no tortillas as had been ordered on the Children's menu and...More
This place was fantastic but since it has been taken over by an uncaring massive catering company it has gone downhill beyond belief. None of the quality and care remained, the food is awful now and it used to be so wonderful, the service seriously...More
This is an old Scottish Pub with a very friendly atmosphere. The food is good old fashioned pub food. Nothing super fancy, just good food and a good amount on your plate. They have an upstairs for groups to have a function and meal. Down...More
Myself and a group of friends decided to eat here as handy for Hollyrod. We were not disappointed. Great service quality food friendly atmosphere. The girl who served us was knowledgeable and friendly without being intrusive i will defo be back
Booked for dinner, arrived and seated, provided with menus, which we perused with great interest , we made our decisions and made our order, ONLY then to be told that one of our chosen starters was not available!! Made a second choice and waited ,...More
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Southside & Holyrood
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The Sheep Heid Inn Edinburgh, Scotland
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Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around university buildings in Southside, the sort of neighbourhood that supports a long string of second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for just a few pounds. In August the student population is replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking
Southside are two great parks. The Meadows is a vast flat and sporty space where football, rugby, tennis, cricket, croquet, and golf often all take place side by side. Kids in its big playgrounds add to the joyful noise. Far bigger and much wilder, Holyrood Park extends to the east and provides a real hike up Arthur’s Seat, but the district is best known as the site of Scotland’s Parliament and its premier Royal Palace—and their steady stream of sightseers.