Things to do near Edinburgh Waverley Station

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Suggested things to do near to Edinburgh Waverley Station

Event
Edinburgh International Film Festival
Various venues around Edinburgh
The Edinburgh Film Festival has been running for over 65 years
0.1 km
Event
Edinburgh's Hogmanay
Central Edinburgh
Edinburgh's world famous New Year's celebrations.
0.1 km
Restaurant
Number One
1 Princes St
Expect to get your money's worth at this Michelin starred restaurant.
0.1 km
Restaurant
Dubh Prais
123b High Street
Book ahead to sample typical Scottish cuisine at this tiny restaurant.
0.2 km
Restaurant
Howie's
29 Waterloo Pl
Local ingredients are sourced to create dishes such as courgette and squash risotto cakes and Scottish seafood platters.
0.2 km
Restaurant
Spoon
15 Blackfriars Street
Spoon is perfect for those on a budget.
0.3 km
Bar
Cabaret Voltaire
36 Blair St
One of Edinburgh's best music venues with bands and live DJs as well as theatre and spoken word performances.
0.4 km
Restaurant
David Bann
56-58 St Mary's Street
Delicious veggie meals and brunches are on offer at this friendly eatery, as well as mouthwatering desserts.
0.4 km
Visitor Attraction
National Gallery of Scotland
The Mound
This gallery houses an impressive permanent collection as well as exhibitions from renowned artists throughout the year.
0.5 km
Bar
Bramble
16a Queen Street
Critics have voted this Edinburgh's best cocktail bar.
0.6 km
Visitor Attraction
Scotch Whiskey Experience
354 Castlehill
The tour at this whiskey shop includes displays, tastings, and even a themed ride.
0.6 km
Visitor Attraction
Princes Street Gardens
Princes St
These impressive gardens have been an ideal way to spend a sunny day since they were completed in 1830.
0.6 km
Restaurant
Amore Dogs
104 Hanover Street
This kitsch restaurant has murals of dogs on the walls and serves tasty Italian fare with a twist such as pork belly, clam and pea risotto.
0.6 km
Shopping
21st Century Kilts
48 Thistle Street
This shop has a fresh approach to the kilt, including PVC and camouflage versions.
0.7 km
Restaurant
Eteaket
1 Frederick Street
Eteaket is a charming café serving afternoon tea, brunches, and light bites.
0.8 km
Visitor Attraction
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Mile, Castle Hill
There is plenty of history at Edinburgh Castle, which dates back to the 6th century.
0.8 km
Restaurant
Kalpna
2-3 St Patrick's Square
Kalpna's menu features mostly Gujarati cuisine.
1.1 km
Shopping
Farmer's Market
Castle Terrace
Buy fresh fruit and veg, meat and fish at this market, as well as delicious varieties of hot porridge for breakfast, chutneys and cakes.
1.1 km
Bar
Cloisters
26 Brougham Street
Scottish ales and over 40 varieties of whiskey are on offer at this charming pub.
1.3 km
Bar
Bennet's Bar
8 Leven St
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1.5 km
Event
Edinburgh International Festival
Venues across the city
Take part in the largest arts festival in the world as it makes its annual appearance across the city
1.5 km
Visitor Attraction
Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
Belford Road
This gallery has hosted exhibitions by Tracey Emin amongst others.
2.0 km
Shopping
Edinburgh Architectural Salvage Yard
31 West Bowling Green St
The ideal place if you're looking for antique furniture, here you will find Art Deco and Victorian pieces.
2.3 km
Bar
Roseleaf
23-24 Sandport Place
This bar serves food throughout the day as well as tea and alcoholic beverages.
2.8 km
Restaurant
Shore
3-4 The Shore
Scottish fish and game dishes make up most of the menu here.
2.8 km
Restaurant
Daniel's Bistro
88 Commercial St
Cuisine from the Alsace region of France prevails at this eatery, located in the newly-gentrified area of Leith.
2.9 km


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