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A great selection of fresh, imaginative and affordable food, available until 10pm every day.
Download a copy of the menu.

The Café Bar is now open from 8am Mon - Fri, with a great new healthy breakfast menu.


Choose from eleven draught beers, five real ales, twelve wines by the glass, loads of bottled beers and over thirty malt whiskies!

You can take drinks from the bar into screenings - just ask the bar staff for a plastic glass.


Great deals available to Edinburgh City Council staff on production of a Staff Benefits card.

Food for Thought offer: Between 3pm & 5pm each day all main meals are £5.50, all special meals £7.50.

We have free Wireless Internet access in the Café Bar!


Every month, the best, busiest and probably trickiest film quiz in the country, hosted by Jenny Leask - get here early to get a seat!

Free of charge, teams of up to eight people to be seated by 9pm.

The next Filmhouse Film Quiz will take place on Sunday 11 January.



We have free Wi-Fi internet access available in the Café Bar.
If you're not automatically connected, please ask our staff for instructions on how to log on.


Opening times

Open 8am to 11.30pm Monday to Thursday, 8am to 12.30am Friday, 10am to 12.30am Saturday, 10am to 11.30pm Sunday.

For fresh, affordable and imaginative food and a great choice of hot and cold beverages.

Festive season opening hours:

All hours as normal except on the following days:
17 Dec: 10am to 11.30pm (last food orders 10pm)
24 Dec: 10am to 8pm (last food orders 7.30pm)
25 Dec: Closed
26 Dec: 12pm to 7pm (last food orders 6.30pm)
29 Dec: 10am to 11.30pm (last food orders 10pm)
30 Dec: 10am to 11.30pm (last food orders 10pm)
31 Dec: 12pm to 7pm (last food orders 6.30pm)
1 Jan: 12pm to 7pm (last food orders 6.30pm)
2 Jan: 9am to 12am (last food orders 10pm)

Contact Us

88 Lothian Road
Edinburgh EH3 9BZ
0131 229 5932



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