Book now for Easter



Relax this Easter, and let Ducks take care of everything. Live music, freshly cooked food, home-made Easter Eggs, Hot Cross Buns, and a new walk-in breakfast menu!

Good Friday

A tasty, specially prepared Easter Menu courtesy of David Toward and his kitchen team, with the core classics from our ever popular Bistro offering, along with a fresh, seasonal Easter menu and an updated Kids menu.


Easter Saturday

Saturday night brings the brilliant Classic Rock covers band Highway Jones from Edinburgh, who will entertain us with fantastic live music from the likes of

Foo Fighters, Guns ‘n Roses, Bryan Adams, Thin Lizzy, Queen, Rolling Stones, AC/DC, T Rex and many more.

Tickets available at just £5 by calling Ducks on 01875 870682 or online at or on the night itself.


Easter Sunday

Treat the family and book a table to enjoy the renowned Duck’s Sunday lunch.

Entertain the kids at the same time with our very own Easter treasure hunt, with a giant chocolate Easter prize for the winner. Each child will also receive a hand-made unique chocolate Easter Egg created for Easter Day by Head Chef David in the Ducks kitchen.


Easter Monday

Chill out with a Latte or Cappucino and a freshly baked Ham Croissant or Hot Cross Bun and sample our new walk-in Ducks breakfast menu, we also now provide a full Scottish breakfast from 7.30 to 11.30am every day so you can have a wee bit longer in bed and still enjoy hot fresh food without the fuss or the washing up!

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Easter Sunday Menu

To Start

Wild Pigeon Breast
seasonal berries, granola, spinach

Smoked Salmon
celeriac, cucumber, brown bread

Mushroom & Welsh Rarebit Lasagne
Dijon mustard dressing

To Follow

Traditional Roast Leg of Lamb
minted pears, seasonal vegetables

Fish Pie
hake, with salsa verde and egg, rock pool of peas, cockles and shrimp

Roast Tomato, Spinach & Balsamic Cannelloni (v)
goats cheese sauce, red pepper coulis

To Finish

Cream Egg Cheesecake

Panacotta 3 ways
dipped strawberries

Selection of Ice Creams & Sorbets

3 Course set menu £24.95
All kids will receive a homemade chocolate Easter egg courtesy of Ducks

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Local Bird Sightings – April 2014

Last session of our winter 13-14 mist netting programme : Mist netting at Site 1, 5/4/14.Brambling    new    1
Chaffinch    new    3
retrap        2
Dunnock    new
retrap        2
Fieldfare    new    1
Goldfinch    new
retrap        1
Yellowhammer    new    4
retrap        1
TOTAL    new    9
retrap        6

Also seen/heard :
Greylag geese
Pink-footed geese c.50
Tawny owl
Peewit (distant)
Greater spotted woodpecker
Meadow pipit
Song thrush
Chiffchaff 2+ singing
House sparrow
Tree sparrow

Mainly forgetting corvids, gulls, non-natives, pigeons and tits.

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Mothers Day


Why not spoil your mum this Mothers day (30th March) with a beautiful meal, prepared in house by our Head Chef David.

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All Mothers will receive a bag of hand-made favours courtesy of Ducks

To Start

Cauliflower & truffle soup (v)
warm fresh roll

Langoustine roulade
Spiced confit greens, paprika emulsion Bloody Mary sorbet

Ham hock & rabbit terrine
Toasted brioche, Mango chutney

To Follow

Traditional roast Sirloin
Yorkshire pudding, panache of vegetables & a red wine jus

Pan seared corn fed chicken breast
White onion puree, braised butterbeans, tomato sauce

Spinach, mushroom & blue cheese ravioli (v)
White wine & tarragon dressing, parmesan crisp

Pan fried Halibut
Turned potatoes, brown shrimp, tomato concase and razor clam glaze

To Finish

Milk chocolate & caramel sponge
Crème fraiche sorbet, glazed raspberries

Trio of crème Brule
Coconut & salted pineapple, peach & blueberry, banoffee & chocolate

Hazelnut parfait
Strawberry and champagne jelly, homemade Dime bar, apple crisp

3 course meal £24.95pp

Coffee/Tea with Petits Fours £3.95

Freixenet Rose Cava £17.75 bottle


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Winter Deal !


Dinner bed and breakfast for £79.90!!! Yes it is true!

We would really like you to experience David’s food in the Donald’s Bistro as a taste of what’s to come when we re open Ducks in the New Year. This offer is subject to availability, so please book early so we can look after you. The Pub Classics on the left are very good but the right side of the menu is just superb, you all seem to be enjoying it and coming back for more.

Contact us by email at or call 01875870682

This offer is subject to availability

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Ducks at Kilspindie Special Offers


Looking for special offers and short breaks near Edinburgh? Then perhaps Ducks at Kilspindie have something to suit you.

Ducks in Aberlady in East Lothian is the perfect getaway destination for golfers, walkers, bird watching or just for chilling out and getting away from it all. Less than half an hour from Edinburgh and only ten minutes from the A1 you can find all you’re looking for with a stay at Ducks.

Ducks has been synonymous with fine dining since its early days in the centre of Edinburgh. The restaurant in Aberlady now offers similar delights and matching standards. For those looking to experience a great dining experience with a room attached Ducks is the prefect choice!

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Bistro & Bed


Informal dining is the speciality of Ducks Bistro and the Bistro and Beds rates all include an allocation to the menu of £15 per person.

Ducks is a restaurant with rooms and add a Bistro reservation you’ll get a great rate on your accommodation.

  • Ensuite bathroom/shower
  • Full Scottish Breakfast
  • Dinner to the value of £15 per person in Donald’s Bistro
  • Complimentary WiFi in all bedrooms
  • Freeview TV
  • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
  • Off road car parking facilities

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Restaurant & Bed


Ducks Restaurant is renowned far and wide for the quality of its cuisine and all of our restaurant and bed packages include an allocation of £25 per person towards the wonderful dining experience.

So book the Restaurant and Bed packages and you’re guaranteed a reservation and you’re going to get the very best rate on your Bed too.

  • Ensuite bathroom/shower
  • Full Scottish Breakfast
  • Dinner to the value of £25 per person in Ducks Restaurant
  • Complimentary WiFi in all bedrooms
  • Freeview TV
  • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
  • Off road car parking facilities

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Stay | Golf | Eat Package


Stay and golf within 15 minutes of 22 courses in one of the best regions for golf in the world “Scotland’s Golf Coast”.

Two persons sharing a twin or double room inclusive of Dinner Bed and Breakfast and a round of golf at nearby Craigielaw.


  • Bed and full Scottish Breakfast
  • Includes allocation of £25 per person towards Dinner
  • One round of golf per person on Craigielaw
  • Off road parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Drying Room
  • Golf Club Storage Facilities
  • Organised Tee Times and Transfers
  • Packed Lunches available on request

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Christmas Special Offer


santa.154716Come and enjoy your very Special Menu for Christmas Day, priced at only £55 per person and from £15.75 for children.

Bubbles and Canapés at 12.30 to begin your celebrations followed by a delicious and relaxed three course meal.

Leave the worry of cooking and washing up to us and enjoy a stress free day with your family and friends!

View our Christmas Menu Here

To book call 01875 870 682 or email here It is not on our booking engine!


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