Dine in style

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo will be taking centre stage on the castle’s esplanade from 5-27 August. This year’s performance will include the theme “Tunes of Glory” which focuses on the celebrations of HM The Queen’s 90th birthday.

The tattoo celebrations at night in front of Edinburgh Castle lit up in the Scottish colours

Visitors can enjoy the mass pipes and drums, the New Zealand Army Band and the Imps Motorcycle Display Team plus many more fantastic dancers and musicians from around the world.

A lit up Edinburgh Castle behind tattoo celebrations

Make it a night to remember and enjoy dinner at the castle before the show. Our newly decorated Jacobite Room is the perfect setting to enjoy a delicious three course meal, fine wine, breath -taking city views and a behind the scenes preview of the show ahead.


A decked banquet table

Visitors will be guided over the castle’s drawbridge to their seats where the atmosphere will be electrifying as they wait for the night’s spectacular performance.

 A visitor standing behind a large crowd of pipers getting ready to play at the Tattoo

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The stage is set for the tattoo