Local produce in Edinburgh & The Lothians

Quick Finder

Search for Places

Search Accommodation

Or
Room / Property
If booking self-catering accommodation please select 1 room/property for the total number of adults & children.
Advanced Search

Search What's On

Or
Start Date
End Date

Search things to do

Or

Search Food & Drink

Or
  • Shelves backed full of fresh fruit and vegetables including strawberries and asparagus
    Fresh fruit and vegetables from East Lothian
  • A plate of venison loin and pumpkin gnocchi from the Michelin-starred restaurant The Kitchin, Edinburgh
    Venison loin dish, The Kitchin, Edinburgh
  • Smoked salmon on sale at Edinburgh's farmers' market
    Smoked salmon at an Edinburgh farmers' market

Edinburgh & The Lothians is a region bursting with flavour and excellent local produce. From the fresh seafood caught off the Firth of Forth and succulent beef and lamb sourced from the fertile Lothian farmland, to mouth-watering dairy produce and seasonal fruit and vegetables, there’s lots of choice.

Discover great producers across the region at grocery shops and local delis including Ian Mellis, whose mouth-watering cheeses can be found in stores throughout the city of Edinburgh. There are also plenty artisan bakeries as well as butchers who specialise in traditional Scottish fare including black pudding and haggis.

Edinburgh also enjoys many international influences which offer a true feast of the senses, such as the popular Valvona & Crolla which specialises in Italian produce.

Along the coast in East Lothian, you can pick up a range of delicious smoked goods from the Belhaven Smokehouse in Dunbar including smoked cheese, salmon and trout. While you're in Dunbar, make the most of the fresh seasonal berries by picking your own fruit at Belhaven Fruit Farm.

Wherever you are in Edinburgh & The Lothians you’re never far from inspirational local producers selling a range of mouth-watering produce from across Scotland and beyond.

Drinks

There’s also a number of Lothian-produced drinks and drink attractions to enjoy during your visit including the area’s only distillery at Glenkinchie in East Lothian.

Food and drink events

Don’t miss the region’s food and drink events held throughout the year where you can sample the best local produce while enjoying a great family day out. Discover the excellent Edinburgh’s Foodies Festival in Inverleith Park and enjoy signature dishes from the restaurant tents, sample local beverages or learn the tricks of the trade at cookery masterclasses for all ages. The annual Royal Highland Show at Ingliston is another foodie event where more than 100 exhibitors showcase Scotland’s natural larder in all its glory.

Browse the listings to find more local producers across Edinburgh & The Lothians.

Share
Sort By:
90 results, currently showing 1 to 10
  1. The Food Hamper

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Dunbar

    specialist cheeses, hams, salamis, chorizos, flavoursome olives, roasted peppers, aubergines and tomatoes.

  2. Peckham's

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Highly successful and well respected licensed delicatessen and restaurant group, widely recognised as the best of its kind in Scotland.

  3. I J Mellis Cheesemonger

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Specialist cheesemonger.

  4. Belhaven Fruit Farm

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Dunbar

    Visitors can pick their own fresh fruit at Belhaven Fruit Farm.

  5. St. Luca's Ice Cream

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Musselburgh

    We have been selling confectionery for as long as we have been making ice cream - almost 100 years.

  6. Belhaven Smokehouse Ltd

    Type

    Smokeries & Smokehouses

    Gradings

    Dunbar

    Smokehouse speciailising in smoked trout, bacon and premium sausages.

  7. The Scotch Malt Whisky Society

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    The Society is opening its doors to all, with an invitation to discover their rare single casks from over 132 different distilleries in a series of specialist events and experiences. Visit their exclusive venues for an ever-changing sensory adventure

  8. Nature's Gate

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Specialists in health food, organic foods and natural produce.

  9. Old Fashioned Bakery

    Type

    Producers & Specialist Shops

    Gradings

    Edinburgh

    Eastern European bakery situated in Old Town, Edinburgh.

  10. Fenton Barns Farm Shop

    Type

    Farmers Markets & Shops

    Gradings

    North Berwick

    Visit Fenton Barns for fresh and locally grown produce

Loading

No results found for your search criteria

Click for more info