All Grey Horse dishes are home-cooked using only the best of locally-sourced produce and we invite you to enjoy lunch and dinner in our refurbished restaurant in the heart of Balerno.

You can also eat in our public and lounge bar and dogs are allowed in both areas. Only Guide Dogs are allowed in the restaurant.

Interest is high so you are advised to book by RINGING Paul or Jane on 0131 449 2888. Please don’t leave a message on social media channels as these can be missed.

Sunday is our special roast day from noon. The price is £14.95 for an adult and £10.95 for a child.

Please alert the waiting staff to allergies.


Click on the images below to view one of our regularly-changing menus. We also serve light bites and snacks plus speciality tea and coffee and our gastro pub features daily specials.

Please ask your server for more information and also alert us to diet concerns.

Grey Horse Inn Dinner Menu

Dinner Menu

Tuesday- Saturday



Grey Horse Inn Dessert Menu

Lunch Menu

Tuesday – Sunday


Home Made Chips

Childrens Menu

We offer a special menu for kids aged 12 and under. All our kids meals are £5 and come with a cordial juice and ice cream for dessert!

Grey Horse Inn Sunday Carvery Food Menu

Sunday Roast 

Join us every Sunday for a Sunday Roast. Only £14.95 and you get a free kids meal for every Sunday Roast purchased (one child per adult, only available Sundays). Book in advance to avoid disappointment!


We complement our freshly-prepared, home-cooked food with a broad selection of premium wines, craft beers and spirits.

Freshly-brewed tea and coffee is always available in the lounge bar and in our cosy public bar which boasts some of Britain’s best real ales.

The Grey Horse has featured in the Campaign for Real Ale’s Good Beer Guide and was recently listed in The Guardian newspaper as one of the best places in Britain to go for a pint after a walk.

Our Drinks

How to book

Book to avoid disappointment by ringing 0131 449 2888.

0131 449 2888

Happy customers

Find out what people have said about us at TripAdvisor and Google.

Of course, if you would like to pass on any feedback after visiting the Grey Horse send an email to

Delicious food, friendly service and very reasonable. Went the extra mile with my 4 year old son. Thanks for a lovely evening. We look forward to eating here again!
Moira P, TripAdvisor