Food and drink

Drinks and snacks are available at most venues. Some venue bars and cafés also offer hot food.

Venue bars and cafés

C scala - Terrace Bistro and Scala Bar

Soak up the sun on the terrace, or enjoy the festival atmosphere of the Scala bar. A full range of hot and cold food and drink options, including our extensive wine list.

C royale - Royale Bar

Enjoy a hand-crafted selection of drinks and eats in our sumptuous George Street bar and lounge. Enjoy table service food, our signature champagne cocktail the C royale, and a full range of speciality gin. Ideally situated in the New Town at the junction of George and Hanover Streets, close to the Mound, the C royale bar offers class, elegance and sophistication in a Georgian setting.

C aquila - Roman Eagle Bar

Atmospheric Festival bar on the Royal Mile opposite the International Festival Hub. For food on the go, we recommend the The Little Inn coffee shop next door, and for sit-down food, the Deacon's House Café at C cubed, Brodie's Close, just along the Lawnmarket.

C cubed - Deacon's House Café

Atmospheric 400‐year old building with a distinguished Fringe history – and a distinguished history preceding the Fringe. Venue bar serving drinks on first floor. On the ground floor of the venue, the Deacon’s House Café offers Scottish cuisine, during the day and early evening.

C south - Garden Bistro

Soak up the sun in the peaceful gardens at St Peter’s. A Festival oasis offering tasty refreshments and thirst-quenching drinks in the heart of the main Fringe accommodation area.

Please note that food and drink offerings at the venues can vary from year to year and during the Festival, and the information provided is for guidance only. Service is provided by independent caterers and is subject to availability.