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Watsonians teams up with Montpeliers in a partnership of Edinburghs finest.

Watsonians teams up with Montpeliers in a partnership of Edinburghs finest.

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​Watsonians is excited to welcome the Montpeiliers Group to the team and our hospitality partner.

Watsonians and The Montpeliers Group are excited to announce a new partnership that will have a wide-ranging and positive impact across the cub. the deal sees Montpeliers join Qmile and DHL with more exciting sponsor announcements to come.

The Montpeliers Group is a leading bar, restaurant and hotel collection based in Scotland. With seven venues, all based in Edinburgh.

The design-driven establishments are recognised for leading the way in style, service and quality of offer.

The deal is the biggest deal that Watsonians has done with a hospitality partner in recent times and will allow the club to continue its development of Scotland's young rugby players.

As part of the agreement, Montpeliers branding will be carried across several media assets throughout the club.

The deal is perfect for the club as it, The Montpelier Group is a name synonymous with Edinburgh's hospitality sector quality and service.

Commercial Manager for Watsonians Johnny Matthews was eager about what the deal means for the club "We are delighted to have agreed to a sponsorship deal with a company of the calibre of The Montpelier Group who has been an outstanding part of the Edinburgh hospitality sector for many years – it's a great fit for us."

While Area Sales Manager Tammie Allan was excited that Montpeliers could get involved with Watsonians once again, "We at Montpeliers are very happy to be back sponsoring Watsonians rugby. We have had a great relationship for many years. This is an exciting year ahead for them all and we are very thrilled to be joining them on their journey."

In addition to the financial support, the deal will also see all club members benefit with discounts across the group's venues (see below for a detailed list).

Candy Bar & Diner – 113, 115 George St, Edinburgh EH2 4JN

Born and raised in Edinburgh, Candy Bar & Diner is an energetic urban eatery and subterranean drinking den, offering all-day casual, tasty and affordable food and cocktails fit for any Instagram grid.

Open 7 days for lunch, dinner and late-night snacks, Candy Bar & Diner is Edinburgh's perfect all-day hangout.

Eastside – 51a George St, Edinburgh EH2 2HT

Enjoy all the top sports, free karaoke, the best live DJs that Edinburgh has to offer all whilst fuelling your night with eats, beats and booze until the early hours.

Oh, and there's free pool too!

Indigo Yard – 7 Charlotte Ln, Edinburgh EH2 4QZ

Since 1996, Indigo Yard bar and restaurant has provided the perfect setting to enjoy the best food and drink in Edinburgh's West End.

Whether it's rugby days, after-work drinks or full-blown celebrations on our mezzanine floor, Indigo Yard is the place to be in the West End of Edinburgh.

Lulu – 125b George St, Edinburgh EH2 4JN

Comfortably exclusive, but ever so slightly saucy.

Welcome to the wonderful world of Lulu, Edinburgh's most lavish late night destination with the hottest DJ sets, best drinks offers and guest appearances.

Montpeliers Bruntsfield – 159-161 Bruntsfield Pl, Edinburgh EH10 4DG

Montpeliers Bruntsfield bar and restaurant may well be the original member of the Montpeliers collection in Edinburgh, but it's by no means lacking in the style stakes!

Serving breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner seven days a week, Montpeliers is particularly well known for its brunches. Infamous in fact, with the 'Full Monty' breakfast being a firm favourite in Bruntsfield and beyond!

Rabble – 55A Frederick St, Edinburgh EH2 1LH

Our rough-luxe taproom with stylish rooms, positioned in the heart of the New Town. Perfect for city getaways!

Our skilled bartenders shake, stir and build an impressive selection of cocktails and drinks, whilst our team of chefs is dedicated to working with local suppliers to ensure quality and provenance in every dish we serve.

Tigerlily – 125 George St, Edinburgh EH2 4JN

Tigerlily's 2021 cocktail menu has an exceptionally strong focus on the classics… done right. Known as the go to place in Edinburgh for Porn Star Martinis to Penicillins, Manhattans to Mai Tais, all served up with that signature Tigerlily style you know and love. There will, of course, be some familiar favourites on there…