56 North

172 reviews

2 West Crosscauseway, EH8 9ET

South Side, Edinburgh

Cuisine: British, International, Scottish, Bar Food, American, Steaks & Grill, Fish & Chips , Gastro Pub, Burgers

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About 56 North

  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 5

    Fantastic bar & restaurant, loved 56 North

    Ambience was fantastic, great food menu, extensive drinks menu, we had steaks & cooked to perfection. Onion rings were huge! Staff very friendly & attentive even on a busy Saturday night. Already planning another visit. Fancy trying gin masterclass too the people doing it were having a ball.
    - dined in restaurant 28/04/2018
  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 5

    Hidden Gem

    Felt like VIP’s as soon as we arrived We were greeted by Neil who gave us a choice of tables..... He made us feel like regulars even although it was our first visit..... certainly won’t be our last... The food was excellent as well as the drinks. The Gin menu was extensive and can’t wait to go back and work my way through it!!!
    - dined in restaurant 20/01/2018

Modern bar restaurant in Edinburgh’s south side

In Edinburgh’s south side, 56 North is a modern and airy bar restaurant serving classic bar food with an international twist. It is a great option for a post shopping bite to eat or a meal before a night out.

56 North is especially known for its extensive gin selection with over 80 to choose from, as well as their cocktail list.

Gourmet burgers, salads & grills

56 North has a tasty selection of classic bar food. Its gourmet burgers feature an 8oz steak mince burger or butterfly chicken breast with skin-on fries and your choice of delicious toppings such as the big apple which has pulled ham hock and chilli infused apple sauce, or the tower with cheddar cheese, bacon, giant onion rings and BBQ sauce.

The menu also features traditional items such as Peroni fish and chips, Caesar salad and steaks as well as the super fruits salad with halloumi, berries, summer leaves and a Tanqueray grapefruit gin dressing.

Close to Edinburgh University

56 North is on Edinburgh’s south side close to the Meadows and Holyrood Park. It is a fifteen minute walk from Waverley train station and there are numerous bus routes passing by serving the student population from Edinburgh University close by.

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56 North News & Videos

Find out what makes a great gin & tonic

What makes a great gin and tonic? James from 56 North looks at how Scottish gins, mixers, ice and garnishes all come together to create a desired taste.

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Call yourself a gin lover? 5 tips for the perfect G&T

It was once considered the granny’s drink of choice. However in recent years gin has enjoyed a huge resurge in popularity to the point where it is now a staple in every stylish bar in the UK. When it comes to gin there’s little James Sutherland of Edinburgh’s 56 North doesn’t know. His bar has one of the biggest gin collections in the UK, housing over 200 bottles from around the world. Named the Spirits Bar of the Year by the Scottish Licensed Trade News, it’s fair to say he recognises a good gin when he sees one.

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Reviews for 56 North

172 Reviews