Thursday 1pm - 9pm
Friday 1pm - 9pm
Saturday 1pm - 9pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm
- Disabled Access
- Free WiFi
- Families and Children Welcome
About Holyrood Distillery
This year we have partnered with award-winning Edinburgh caterers, Hickory, in bringing back our very popular Courtyard Bar for Summer 2021 – a safe, sunny, south-facing, outdoor space for you to reconnect with friends and family, whilst enjoying some of the best food and drink Edinburgh has to offer!
This year we have invested in a covered and heated seating area, have expanded our beer options, and have introduced an ‘at table’ ordering app.
Don’t be disappointed – please book in advance, to guarantee a spot in the sun (or warmth and shelter!)
We strongly recommend advanced booking
Bookings are for 2 hour time slots
Booking are held for 15 minutes after their start time, at which point they are cancelled
Maximum table size 6 adults (minimum booking 2 people per table, please)
Children with adults welcome, additional stools provided
Well-behaved dogs on leads are welcome
Cashless payments only, via our online ordering app
Quick and friendly service. Provided umbrellas when it started to rain which was very welcome!
I think the atmosphere will be better once covid restrictions are reduced.
Great atmosphere, friendly staff and lots of cute dogs!
Didnt like the ordering process and paying after each order. Plastic pints, not great. The weather was kind to us too. Made it more bearable as the atmosphere was non existent. Service was really good and the covid restrictions were acceptable as didn’t hinder the experience. Overall decent
Delightful courtyard with great drink selection and food. Good contactless ordering and payment. superb staff: Please make it easier for us to tip them!
Brilliant value for money. Fabulous, empathetic staff. Lovely courtyard bar with a great ambience - and especially lovely when the sun comes out!
Great wee beer garden
Nice beer garden but felt although gin was good value felt price beer/lager little expensive compared to their Venues
Your ordering app is terrible My partner has been charged for two extra drinks
Everyone was friendly and helpful, will return for sure
The Epic Veg is delicious!
Despite booking online and requesting a covered area, they were unaware of my request. It was a cold, wet afternoon and the heating was inadequate to cope with it. The food choice was limited and quality varied. Chips good, chicken burger poor value for money. Serving staff were friendly and helpful but we won’t be in a hurry to return.
Hickory fries were next level good.
It was a great opportunity to get together with family. The weather was against us but luckily we were under canvas. The staff were very helpful with the ordering process. For us oldies the seating could have been more comfortable but we coped! It was a pleasure to be out in company. Thank you.
We came on May 7th for lunch - even though it was pouring down, the service was absolutely impeccable! The food was incredible, the drinks were artisanal and we had a great time. Fantastic location for a lovely experience. Already planning a return trip!
Great staff, very friendly and accommodating!
Excellent venue. Friendly staff. A great outing during these difficult times.
Great outside space with great beers and service. Thanks!
A lovely time
Lovely gin, just no atmosphere in the beer garden, in need of some music
We were quite disappointed at the choice of both drinks and food when we arrived - we don't drink beer or gin, or eat bread but - once we got our drinks (crabbies) and food - 1 hamburger and 1 fries we changed our minds - a better choice would be nicer but what we had was very good, the service and care was amazing and the space is fab - we will be back. Oh - next time we will wait to order the drinks till the food comes as the food was rather slow ;-)
great visit- tables well spaced, quick & effective ordering system, lovely staff.
Such a brilliant safe space. Lovely staff. I'm only missing Pizza Geeks!!