The Towpath Café at The Towpath Cafe

2 Fountainbridge, Edinburgh, EH3 9QG
New Town

About this space

Discover our versatile café and events space, complete with an outdoor terrace that can comfortably accommodate small to medium gatherings of up to 65 people. Whether you're planning a casual meet-up or a special celebration, our space is perfect for all types of events.

Enjoy a wide selection of hot and cold drinks, along with a diverse menu of vegan options, including daily specials, paninis, and bagels. Contact us now to book your event and experience our welcoming atmosphere and delicious offerings.


Prices

Monday
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Note: All prices include VAT.
Contact for more details.
Tuesday
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Note: All prices include VAT.
Contact for more details.
Wednesday
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Note: All prices include VAT.
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Thursday
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Note: All prices include VAT.
Contact for more details.
Friday
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Note: All prices include VAT.
Contact for more details.
Saturday
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Note: All prices include VAT.
Contact for more details.
Sunday
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Per session
9:00 – 17:00
from £150 min. spend
Note: All prices include VAT.
Contact for more details.
Pricing updated by venue 1 month ago

Capacity

Standing
up to 80
Dining
up to 45
Theatre
up to 65
Boardroom
up to 45
Classroom
up to 65

Catering and drinks

In-house catering
External catering allowed
Venue doesn’t provide alcohol
BYO alcohol allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Flatscreen TV
PA system / speakers
Air conditioning
Natural light
Storage space
Quiet space
Paid parking facilities available nearby
Projector
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Conference call facilities
Accommodation available

Music & sound equipment

Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ
Noise restriction from 19:00

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible
Lift to all floors
Cargo lift

Rules of the space

Allowed events

Promoted and ticketed events
Wedding licence
Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Host rules

No alcohol allowed
No smoking on the premise
Outside catering is negotiable

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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Welcome to The Towpath Cafe, a charming vegetarian café located upstairs at Biketrax. Our cozy café offers a delectable array of paninis, soups, pastries, and exceptional coffee, making it an ideal spot for a well-deserved break by the water's edge. With its spacious layout and inviting ambiance, The Towpath Cafe is not only perfect for casual diners but also a great place for students and professionals seeking a change of scenery.

Enjoy the tranquil views and fresh air on our outdoor terrace, which provides ample seating and free WiFi, making it an excellent venue for small to medium gatherings and events. Whether you're planning a casual get-together, a special celebration, or simply need a peaceful place to work or study, The Towpath Cafe offers the perfect setting. Our menu features a variety of hot and cold drinks, alongside an assortment of vegan delights, including paninis, bagels, and daily specials.

Contact us now to book your event and experience the warm hospitality and delicious offerings at The Towpath Cafe.


FAQ

Cancellations 7 days in advance will receive a full refund.

Cancellations 7 days to 24 hours in advance will receive a 50% refund.

Cancellations for events starting within 24 hours are non-refundable.

Event date of a confirmed booking can be changed to another date within 1 months from the original date, at no cost.

At The Towpath Cafe, the following catering options are available:

  • In-house catering service is available
  • Bringing your own catering/food is allowed
  • Refreshments for guests are offered
  • Bringing your own alcohol is allowed
  • Paid parking facilities are available nearby
At The Towpath Café, you can host various events such as Baby Shower / Tea Party, Conference / Seminar, Corporate Events, Meetings, Performances / Exhibitions, Social Parties, Dining, Drinks and Dining.

For detailed pricing tailored to your event, please contact the venue.

The Towpath Cafe is located at 2 Fountainbridge, in the New Town district of Edinburgh.


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