Howies Victoria

Howies Victoria is located on one of the most photographed streets in Europe.

A historic building, paired-back stone walls, wooden floors and eclectic art make it the perfect spot for an evening of informal dining.

Open 7 days and nights a week.
3 mins from Edinburgh Castle and The Royal Mile. 15 minutes walk from Howies Waterloo.

Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice Award for Howies


Look forward to fresh, seasonal, Scottish food and delicious wines and whisky in an informal setting, served with a smile.

Look up from Howies Victoria and you’ll find Scotts Kitchen, our all day dining option, on the sweeping South Facing Terrace above.

Menus are subject to change



2 Courses for £18.95
3 Courses for £23.95


Sunday – Thursday
2 Courses for £23.95 between 5.30pm and 6.30pm

Howies Victoria Street Location

10-14 Victoria Street

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Opening Hours

Howies Victoria is open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week.

Lunch is 12pm – 2.30pm.

Dinner is from 5.30pm and last booking is 9.30pm.

Reserve By Phone

If you have more than 8 diners, or if you’d rather book over the phone, you can call us on 0131 225 1721 or email We will always do our best to accommodate your booking.

Fresh seasonal Scottish Food in The Heart of Edinburgh

Howies’ food is the very best Scotland has to offer.

  • Wild Highland venison from Perthshire
  • Locally cured salmon from Belhaven Smokery
  • Fresh Shetland mussels
  • Grass fed steak from family owned butcher Shaw’s in Lauder
  • Lobsters from East Lothian
  • Ice cream from Mackies in Aberdeenshire
  • Cheese from Ian Mellis, local Cheesemonger

Our drinks list is packed with local makers too. Stewarts craft beer, Thistly Cross Cider from East Lothian, Edinburgh Gin, Arbikie vodka and many others.

Scottish, Seasonal & Seriously Tasty