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28 Queen Street, Edinburgh EH21JX

With breathtaking views over the waters of the Firth of Forth, 28 Queen Street is an impressive four-storey Georgian building, comprising a suite of modern and elegant rooms. The brand new Kaleidoscope Whisky Bar and Dining Room Restaurant are open to all, with Members’ Exclusive Lounges on the top floors. The bars boast over 200 rare single malts from across Scotland, which can be paired with the finest craft beers, artisanal spirits and wines. The bar menu is available for a delicious and hearty meal.

28 Queen Street
0131 220 2044

General Opening Hours

Kaleidoscope Bar & Members’ Rooms

28 Queen StreetMonday: 11:00 am - 11:00 pmTuesday: 11:00 am - 11:00 pmWednesday: 11:00 am - 11:00 pmThursday: 11:00 am - 12:00 amFriday: 11:00 am - 12:00 amSaturday: 11:00 am - 12:00 amSunday: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
28 Queen Street
0131 220 2044

Bar Food Served

28 Queen StreetMonday: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pmTuesday: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pmWednesday: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pmThursday: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pmFriday: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pmSaturday: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pmSunday: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
28 Queen Street
0131 220 2044

Whisky Shop

28 Queen StreetMonday: 11:00 am - 10:00 pmTuesday: 11:00 am - 10:00 pmWednesday: 11:00 am - 10:00 pmThursday: 11:00 am - 10:00 pmFriday: 11:00 am - 10:00 pmSaturday: 11:00 am - 10:00 pmSunday: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
28 Queen Street
0131 220 2044

Additional Opening Hours

For Dining Room Restaurant opening hours and service times, please visit the Dining Room Restaurant's website

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Whisky fans in Edinburgh and visiting single malt lovers from all over the world are in for a treat with news that the Society has launched Kaleidoscope Whisky Bar, as part of a major refurbishment of its 28 Queen Street venue.


Enjoy fine dining at its best, in our critically lauded, timelessly elegant Dining Room Restaurant.  To view our mouth-watering menu or to book a table, please click here.  For group bookings of 9 or more guests or exclusive use of The Dining Room, please call 0131 555 2266.

For more information, please visit the Dining Room Restaurant's website.


The SMWS Members’ Rooms at 28 Queen Street in Edinburgh underwent a striking overhaul this summer, with a top-to-bottom makeover. Members can now enjoy exclusive lounge areas on the building’s second floor, where they can relax and enjoy table service as well as make the most of a special tasting table with SMWS ambassadors and a private snug area. 


Book The Hunter Room for the ultimate private event, when you really want to impress your guests. Painstakingly restored to period, the views from this discreet top floor room are unsurpassed. More about private events at



Relax in our dining room with a charming Georgian setting and experience exquisite food and drinks with this great offer, enjoy 3 course Menu de jour and a glass of Charles Heidsieck for two just £49.0

Tuesday to Saturday 12:00-14:30 and also in available in the evenings of Tuesday to Thursday 17:00-18:30

from 12:00-17:00


Grab a table in the bar and indulge in a hearty main meal alongside a glass of wine, a half pint or a cocktail for two only £29.00

Available in the Kaleidoscope bar Sunday to Thursday

Lunch time only 12:00-17:00  


With Monday right around the corner what better to do than sit back and enjoy a relaxed and soothing vibe in our bar with Sunday papers and tasty bar food, this offer includes a platter to share along with either a 3-dram flight of whisky to share, a cocktail or glass of champagne for two £19.00 

 Available in the Kaleidoscope bar, Sundays only.

Lunch time only 12:00-17:00 



EVENTS AT 28 Queen Street

  1. Saturday 04 November 2017 Saturday Treat Queen Street Edinburgh Only 6 Left View »
  2. Thursday 14 June 2018 QUEEN STREET: Spirit tasting COGNAC Queen Street Edinburgh 12 Left View »
  3. Saturday 16 June 2018 QUEEN STREET- Steak and Whisky Tasting Queen Street Edinburgh Only 10 Left View »