Ransacked Loaded (ref 1327)

South Side, Edinburgh

Business location


  • Price: 65000
  • Tenure: Leasehold
  • Business type: Restaurant

Ransacked Loaded occupies a tremendously prominent position on the corner of Marshall Street and Potterrow in the heart of Edinburgh’s university district.   The business is close to both the Festival theatre and the Queens Hall as well as being very close to George Square and Bristo square which are the epicentre of activity during the Edinburgh Festival. 

This really is an excellent and vibrant trading area, well situated to capture theatre, student and tourist trade.

Ransacked Loaded occupies a prime trading location with the premises spread over ground and basement.  All public areas are located on ground floor and the basement is used fully for service areas including customer toilets.

Main customer access is from the front of the property, leading into a superbly fitted restaurant and bar.  The premises to accommodate 50 – 54 covers internally, laid out in a modern style, with large sharing tables, raised seating as well as window seating to maximise covers. 

The restaurant works on an open plan basis with a main kitchen area, giving a theatre to service and customer interaction.  The kitchen is fully equipped with all the specialist catering equipment you would expect including, full range, brick oven as well as separate dish-wash area.

The basement includes two unisex toilets, cellar, boiler room, and two further preparation kitchens.

The business benefits from a pavement licence.  The south facing seating area extends to 32 covers.  This is very valuable during the summer months and the during the Festival in particular.