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The Ivy on the Square, Edinburgh

The Ivy on the Square brings relaxed, sophisticated all-day dining with a touch of theatre to the heart of Edinburgh. You’ll find great British classics, Asian-inspired cuisine and fantastic vegan and vegetarian dishes just a stone’s throw from Princes Street.

Open seven days a week, the restaurant includes a vibrant dining space, alongside a bar and striking mezzanine terrace overlooking Edinburgh’s historic St Andrew Square just off of Edinburgh High Street. Whether you’re booking for breakfast, brunch, dinner or lunch, holding a business meeting or just shooting the breeze with friends, it’s the ideal destination.


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£19.17 Menu

We invite you to step back in time to 1917, the year The Ivy made its debut in the heart of West End. Join us and discover our £19.17 Menu to unlock a time capsule of flavours that have graced our tables for over a century, paying homage to the dishes that started it all. Enjoy two courses for £19.17 or three courses for £24.17. Available Monday –Wednesday 11.30am – Close, Thursday – Friday 11:30am – 6:30pm. Not available on Bank Holidays.

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Find Us
Nearest Station
  • Edinburgh Waverley – 4 min walk
  • Street Parking on Dublin and Queen Streets
Opening Times
  • Monday: 8:30am - 12:00am
  • Tuesday: 8:30am - 12:00am
  • Wednesday: 8:30am - 12:00am
  • Thursday: 8:30am - 12:00am
  • Friday: 8:30am - 1:00am
  • Saturday: 8:30am - 1:00am
  • Sunday &
    Bank Holidays: 8:30am - 12:00am
  • Our main restaurant on the ground floor and a unisex bathroom are fully accessible. There is no lift access to the first floor of our restaurant.
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