Meet Chef Steven Wilson


Originally from Edinburgh, Steven has almost 30-years’ experience in the hospitality industry with previous roles at several notable five-star hotels and award-winning restaurant.

Notorious for delivering memorable and delicious dishes, Steven’s career has taken him across the globe – from helping to open the multi-award-winning Lowry Hotel in Manchester to the iconic Soneva Fushi in the Maldives. He also has extensive experience working in the Middle East and Southeast Asia with the renowned Six Senses Resorts and Spas. Steven is set to combine his international experience and Scottish heritage to create a new standard of Scottish dining at Commons Club.

Coming Soon

Ground Floor at
Virgin Hotels Edinburgh
Victoria St
Edinburgh, UK

Opening June 2022

Reservations opening May 2022


Where cocktails embolden a palate-pleasing culinary menu. Where guests and locals meet and share stories. Unbound inspiration from every corner of Scotland, placed on every plate.


The menu will feature contemporary Scottish seasonal cuisine using the freshest produce straight from Scotland’s local larder. Catering to all tastes, guests can choose from an array of carefully curated dishes created by Steven and his expert team.

Meet The Chef


Commons Club Restaurant offers a contemporary menu that delivers impeccable Scottish produce with an imaginative flair. Bringing culinary delight to the restaurant landscape by combining unexpected ingredients with bold flavours, Commons Club Restaurant infuses a relaxed, yet elegant experience with exceptional food and drink, in the heart of Edinburgh.  Prepare to go on a journey where “Everyone Leaves Feeling Better”.

The Bar at Commons Club serves creative cocktails in a beautifully designed setting. Thoughtfully crafted drinks, wine and beer are enjoyed alongside tempting bar bites.

The Scarlet Lounge is an intimate space for small groups to meet, connect, share stories and let their hair down. Decked in plush, luxurious fabrics, the lounge area is aptly suited to private gatherings or activations.