National Museum of Scotland, Chambers Street
0131 225 3003
For diners with high expectations, this rooftop restaurant (at the top of the National Museum of Scotland) will definitely hit the mark. Drink in the unrivalled views of Edinburgh Castle while you sample some of the best of Scotland’s larder fashioned into light, modern dishes.
Top dish: J K Rowling’s favourite pudding – a decadent peanutbutter parfait with salted caramel popcorn and chocolate sauce.