The Cannonball Package

Feast on the best Scotland has to offer with this four-course tasting experience located less than 1 minute walk from the Castle Esplanade.




Monday to Saturday: 7:00pm for the 9:30pm performance

Friday 9 August and Saturdays: 3:45pm for the 6:15pm performance


Cannonball Restaurant & Bar, Royal Mile

Key facts

A four-course tasting menu made from the finest local and seasonal Scottish ingredients

Half a bottle of wine with your meal

A prime location seat in the outdoor arena

A bespoke recital by members of the Tattoo cast

Fast-track access to the event

With Premier seating: from £345.00

With seating in sections 6-7/10-11: from £263.00

What your package includes

Cannonball House is an iconic three storey building dating back to the 17th Century. It is bursting with character and history, nestled at the top of the Royal Mile. Cannonball House is run by renowned local Italian-Scots restaurateurs Victor and Carina Contini. With this package enjoy a delicious four-course tasting menu showcasing Scotland's artisan suppliers and growers, seated in a historic and warm setting located moments away from the Castle Esplanade. The award-winning team at Cannonball House, will ensure your Tattoo night is unforgettable from the moment you start your dining experience.    

  • A four-course tasting meal with half a bottle of wine and a dram of whisky with dessert. Followed by tea, coffee and a sweet treat
  • A host to escort you from Cannonball House to the Castle Esplanade 
  • Fast-track access. Bypass the main Tattoo queue by using our ‘Fast-track queue’   
  • A prime seat in our outdoor arena with exceptional views of the performance    
  • Queue jump to get fast-track access to the arena 
  • A complimentary gift of the official Tattoo Souvenir Show Programme   

Please note, whilst there is no dress code for this package, we ask that you respect your host and fellow guests and dress accordingly, i.e. smart casual, avoiding short trousers and sports shoes. As you are sitting in the outdoor arena for the Tattoo performance, a warm top layer or coat is recommended.  

This is a mixed dining experience and guests will be seated at shared tables for dinner.  

Please note the menu provided is a sample menu and is subject to change.  

The Cannonball Sample Menu


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