Dalry, to the West of Edinburgh City Centre, is situated between Gorgie, Haymarket and Fountainbridge. The main throughfare is Dalry Road, characterised by small shops and cafes. The area has a mixture of Victorian tenement buildings and more modern residential housing nearby.
To the East of Dalry are rows of colony flats ("artisan dwelling houses"). The St Bride's Centre, located in a former church, hosts theatre, music and film events.