The Spence Restaurant, Edinburgh
DISCOVER THE SPENCE
All-day dining for glorious gatherings.
You’ll find a laid-back vibe at The Spence, where piano music soundtracks the buzz of grazing diners and conversations at the bar. Highlights include tasty sharing dishes and an indulgent dessert trolley.
Book below or call to enquire: 0131 322 3798
SCOTLAND’S NATURAL LARDER
Expect an all-day buzz where Head Chef, Jonny Wright celebrates world-class produce from across Scotland. He’s worked with local producers, including old friends and new neighbours, to create seasonally-inspired modern classic cuisine, while our comprehensive wine list honours new and heritage makers.
DINE WITH US
Mon – Fri:
Breakfast 07:00 – 10:30
Lunch: 12:00 – 15:30
Dinner: 17:30 – 22:00
Sat – Sun:
Breakfast: 08:00 – 10:30
Brunch: 11:30 – 16:30
Dinner: 17:30 – 22:00
Modern, Scottish-inspired cuisine and a drinks menu for all tastes.
Ricotta gnudi, celeriac, wild mushroom
Baked beetroot, black fig, candied walnut
Wild Roe Deer
Wild roe deer haunch, red cabbage, bramble, salsify
Gigha halibut, sea greens, preserved lemons
Corn Fed Chicken
Corn fed chicken breast, confit leg hot pot, Jerusalem artichoke
Snaps from The Spence
THE INSIDER’S GUIDE
Top tipples from a Townhouse bartender
A delectable spritz. A classic white sangria, using Olive Oil Vodka, Salted Lemon, Dry Vermouth and Cremant D’Alsace.
Slip into the night with this elegant digestif, mixing Brazil Nut Rum, Fig Leaf liqueur and Italian Amaro.
Memorable get-togethers at The Courtyard
Our secluded private-dining space next to The Spence is perfect for gatherings of up to 22 guests for a meal or 30 for a standing reception.
MEET THE TEAM
Passion & talent by the bucket load
“It’s so exciting to be part of Gleneagles’ new chapter and creating another iconic legacy hotel.”
Scotland-born, award winning Head Chef Jonny returns with a wealth of knowledge and experience gained in some of the UK’s top kitchens.
EXPLORE THE TOWNHOUSE
Every nook and cranny
As comfortable as they are characterful, our 33 bedrooms are tailor-made for a city break, plus the best perks of a members’ club to boot.
With a state-of-the-art gym, two high-tech studios and space for healing spa therapies, The Strong Rooms is our wellness sanctuary.