The Alchemist, which has a bar in Leeds, expands into Scotland

Cocktail bar and restaurant The Alchemist is set to open its first-ever Scottish bar and restaurant next month in Edinburgh’s new St James Quarter.

The Alchemist

The opening represents an investment of £1.5m for The Alchemist, which also has a bar in Leeds. Opening at the end of October, 60 new employees will join The Alchemist team.

Jenny McPhee, brand director at The Alchemist, said: “We know we’re going to feel right at home here and look forward to welcoming Scots seeking an unconventional drinking and dining experience to The Alchemist Edinburgh at St. James Quarter.”

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Next month, The Alchemist is set to announce details of brand partnerships exclusive to the Edinburgh site, which is 6,091 sq ft in space.

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