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The Vaults, Edinburgh EH6 6BZ

Our very first home, The Vaults are located in the historic Leith area of Edinburgh. Dating back to the 18th Century, the building is one of Scotland’s oldest commercial premises, originally used as a wine warehouse. For many members, The Vaults, with its leather sofas, roaring fires and friendly ambience, remains the heart and soul of the Society. Planning a celebration? Non-members and members alike can book a private room for a special meal and whisky tasting.

87 Giles Street
EdinburghEH6 6BZ
0131 554 3451

General Opening Hours

Normal Opening Hours Members' Room

The VaultsMonday: CLOSEDTuesday: 11:30 am - 11:00 pmWednesday: 11:30 am - 11:00 pmThursday: 11:30 am - 12:00 amFriday: 11:30 am - 12:00 amSaturday: 11:30 am - 12:00 amSunday: 12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
87 Giles Street
EdinburghEH6 6BZ
0131 554 3451

Bar Menu

The VaultsMonday: CLOSEDTuesday: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pmWednesday: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pmThursday: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pmFriday: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pmSaturday: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pmSunday: 12:30 pm - 8:00 pm
87 Giles Street
EdinburghEH6 6BZ
0131 554 3451
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Private Events at the Vaults

The Cask Room celebrates the history and continued role of The Vaults building. Once a storage room for fine casks of wine and spirits, it now welcomes up to 32 guests who can admire the rare collection of cask samples and whisky artefacts as they indulge in this discreet space.

The Tasting Room continues to host the Society's secret Tasting Panel sessions, which approve only the highest quality whiskies for Society Members. The antique mahogany table and chairs cater for up to 14 guests within an authentically Scottish atmosphere, complimented by the original ‘uisge cupboard’ of the 17th century proprietor, Mr J.G. Thomson.

If you’d like to book a private festive tasting or event with us this winter, ask us at the bar or email us at vaults@smws.com. More about private events at www.smws.com/private-events.

 

Food offers at the Vaults

Pie & Pint: £13.00 for chicken or fish pie and a pint of draught beer 

Valid everyday throughout April

Seasonal Menu: £13.00 for two courses, £16.00 for three courses 

Valid Tuesday-Thursday all day

  

PROMOTIONS

EVENTS AT The Vaults

  1. Monday 30 April 2018 VAULTS: May Outturn Preview The Vaults Edinburgh 26 Left View »
  2. Monday 07 May 2018 VAULTS: Distillery Visit - Auchentoshan The Vaults Edinburgh 45 Left View »
  3. Thursday 10 May 2018 Single Cask, Speyside to Islay, Water to Spirit The Vaults Edinburgh 36 Left View »