Welcome to Edinburgh’s West End

An eclectic mix of independent and big brand business tucked away on the beautiful streets behind Charlotte Square down towards Haymarket Station. From Fashion boutiques to pubs and award-winning cocktail bars to beauty salons offering the most advanced techniques. On our cobbled streets, you’ll find true character in our shops, bars, and restaurants worth exploring. We are Edinburgh’s Hidden Gem waiting to be discovered by you.

ForEver Edinburgh
Campaign Toolkit to use in your own business to promote #ScotlandLovesLocal

The Edinburgh West End group are fully supportive of the #ForeverEdinburgh campaign as a singular voice to the rest of the world for our famous city. We are also proud to be part of the Scotland Loves Local campaign, to encourage local people to do as much as they can locally. People who live in the West End are spoilt for choice and now they can find out about all the businesses in the area to serve their every need.

#ThinkLocalFirst #ShopLocal #ScotlandLovesLocal #ForeverEdinburgh

West End Businesses

Search for a local business in your town by name and type based on what you are looking for. Many are offering exactly what you need and are supporting the local economy and your region.


Edinburgh is a vibrant city with visitors from all over the world. The West End offers a range of quality accommodation providers to suit many tastes. After a day’s sightseeing/shopping/exploring, the West End is the perfect base to rest your head.

Food and Drink

Check out Edinburgh West End Food and Drink scene. There is no shortage of choice in Edinburgh's West End when it comes to choosing a place to eat and drink.

Gift Card

The Scotland Loves Local Gift Card is a gift to the entire community – treating someone to the fantastic products, services and experiences on offer in their area, and at the same time protecting local jobs and ensuring the community prospers.