Leith: One of the World's Coolest Neighbourhoods

Let’s go right to the northerly edge of Edinburgh and cast our minds back to the busy days of the working docks in the 18th century. The area of Leith was Scotland’s main port for trade, with huge ships sailing in and out brimming with products and goods such as wool, wine, raw materials and spices.

Leith Shore

Get to know Leith

The Ship On The Shore


The Shore in Leith, Edinburgh

Cafés and bistro experiences

Restaurants and bars along Commercial Quay

Drinks and cocktails



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