Glossy Cabaret Style Bar & Restaurant located at the heart of Scotland's Broadway. Available for pre-theatre drinks, dining and private event hire.
Located above the main foyer of the Edinburgh Playhouse, The Boards has a touch of jazz-age cool that will transform any pre-show visit into a staple of your theatre experience. Enjoy a coffee & hot bar snack on the sofa by our baby grand piano, sip a cocktail at our gorgeous bar or relax over a candlelit dinner knowing you're only seconds... Read more >>
The Edinburgh Playhouse has been graced by various guests over the decades from Brian May, Kevin Bridges, Lenny Henry, Susan Boyle & Judy Murray. We believe that you are worthy of the same red-carpet treatment and now you have the opportunity to make your trip to the theatre even more memorable
We have a variety of hospitality spaces available pre-show and for private hire, either throughout the day or late license. Once we’ve checked our availability, we can create a signature experience for your group in The Boards, The Boardroom, Ambassador Lounge or Director’s Box. These spaces have recently been refurbished to an excellent standard and are truly multi-functional. We can cater for corporate meeting space, private birthday dining, large scale Christmas parties, academy showcases and private cabarets.
At the Playhouse, we pride ourselves on hosting the biggest and best musicals of all time. We house imagination, so we take the time to inject this magic into every stage of the event planning process. With a dedicated Personal Event Planner following in the footsteps of Mary Poppins, we aim to make your group’s experience practically perfect and enchanting in every way.
Call 0131 524 3311 to discover more about our various hospitality spaces at the Edinburgh Playhouse and dare to be inspired.