Dobbies Edinburgh


Melville Nursery
EH18 1AZ
0131 663 1941
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Opening Hours

9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

About Us

We're excited to give you a sneak peek of the new-look Dobbies restaurant. As well as bringing the space up-to-date in style, we'll be switching-up the service so you can take it easy and spend more time relaxing with your family and friends. View our new look.

 Dobbies Edinburgh (Melville) is located in Lasswade just off the A772 Gilmerton Road near the Edinburgh City Bypass. It is the largest garden centre in Scotland.

It’s also the Dobbies Head Office. Based in a rural location, within easy reach of Edinburgh city centre, our flagship centre naturally has an abundance of plants, outdoor and indoor furniture, gardening tools and equipment, toys and games, pet care and aquatic items and much more. You'll also find our restaurant and conservatory and gardening experts on hand to offer green-fingered tips, help and advice.

And there's more retail therapy available with our retail village - scroll below for more details of what's in store.

*Please note that our restaurant closes at 17:30 each day.

Nearby things to do:
If you’re looking for things to do in Edinburgh and Midlothian, have a look below at the places to visit, and you’ll find inspiration for fun days out here.
Edinburgh Butterfly World

Store Manager

Facilities available in-store

  • Restaurant

  • Pet Shop

  • Food Hall

  • Car Wash

  • Carry to Car

  • Butchers

  • Aquatics

  • Gift Vouchers

  • Disabled Parking

  • Wifi

  • Customer Toilets



Creative kitchenware with practical ideas for home and garden.

Criterium Cycles

Leisure. Pleasure. Commuting. Competing. Kids.

Cotton Traders

Cotton on to style, quality and value with carefree, colour-rich casuals for men and women.


Outdoor clothing and accessories for adventurers.

The Edinburgh Woollen Mill

Quality, fashionable knitwear and cashmere at great value prices.

Fishkeeper Scotland by Maidenhead Aquatics

Offering everything for the Scottish fishkeeper


The UK’s only foot health retailer offers specialist footwear, orthotics and footcare.

Shaws Fine Meats

Delicious meat and poultry from your traditional family butcher located in our Foodhall.


Hotter have been making footwear for 50 years! Comfortable, yet stylish, browse the selection at our Cirencester store.

Garden Buildings Centre

The UK’s leading garden and leisure building specialist.

HotSpring Ltd

HotSpring Central Ltd are the home of hot tubs in Scotland. Explore their range in-store.

Handy Andy

Quality hand-finished car washing and valeting.

Amazon Locker

Select a Dobbies Amazon Locker and pick up your parcel at a time that's convenient for you.