Café Modern One

Café Modern One is the perfect location for a spot of al fresco dining. Our garden terrace is a great place to enjoy one of our tasty salads, a deli filled sandwich or one of our delicious hot dishes. Join friends for a lazy lunch with a glass of wine, have a quick catch up with coffee or treat the kids to the best ice-cream in town.

Open Monday-Friday 9am-4.30pm, weekends from 10am.

Café Modern Two

The more intimate Café Modern Two offers table service and a daily changing lunch menu which includes soups and light main meals, all cooked on the premises, as well as antipasti platters and filled focaccias and baguettes.

Open daily from 10am-4.30pm

Afternoon Tea for Two Special

Once you've explored the JD Fergusson exhibition enjoy a decadent afternoon tea at the Modern Two Cafe. A luxurious afternoon tea for two, costs only £25.

Advance Reservations

For advance reservations for Afternoon Tea or Lunch click here or call us on 0131 624 6273.

Green Business

As Green Tourism Business Scheme members, Café Modern One and Café Modern Two, are committed to environmental protection and sustainability. Both Cafés strive to minimise operational impacts on the environment through resource conservation and environmentally sound practices. You can find more information regarding this scheme at