Cafes and Restaurants

Happy customers. Thriving commerce.

We consider these spaces part of the Hickory family. We work closely with the venue owners to bring our award winning menus and event development teams on board to deliver outstanding events and food and drink experiences. With robust processes in place and continuous quality reviews we maintain high standards for all customers.

The Riverside Food & Drink

The Riverside Food & Drink incorporates our food and beverage offering at The Sands Centre.

From breakfast in the Riverside Café to interval drinks at The Riverside Bar, we were part of The Sands Centre major redevelopment project developing a new food and drink brand for the venue’s multiple outlets. Bringing a range of locally sourced, seasonal menus available throughout the day, The Riverside Café and bar will be joined by our restaurant serving up pre-theatre bites and outdoor terrace space, due to opens in summer with ice cold beverages and street food bites in the sunshine.

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Dovecot Studios Café

Dovecot Studios Café marked Hickory’s first café opening in the summer of 2022.

With locally sourced seasonal produce at the heart of its menu, the café serves up breakfast, brunch and lunch options to bustling gallery visitors. As each season lends itself to a new burst of flavours, with versatile rotating options including filled sandwiches, a selection of salads and warming soups. Our counter is always stocked with freshly baked pastries and giant scones through to our indulgent slices of decadent cakes. The perfect spot in Edinburgh’s Old Town for lunch, snacks and the best cup of coffee around!

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