City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Pubs


Find Edinburgh venues by type (e.g. Cinemas).

Photo Edinburgh Venue Venue Description Venue type Edinburgh Fringe Venue
Sin Club and Lounge One of the many Cowgate late night haunts, Sin is an 800 capacity Club and Lounge in renovated old town church. Pubs
Opium Old Town rock and alternative bar and club venue. Cheap drinks, student clientele. Pubs 96
Kiwi Bar @ Walkabout Small function room and bar, dubbed the Kiwi Room, at Walkabout in the Omni Leisure Centre at the top of Leith Walk. Pubs
The Newsroom Cocktail bar just up from Leith Walk's so-called "pink triangle" area. Pubs 93
Reverie Newington area bar on the corner of East Preston St and Newington Rd that serves reasonable pub food. Pubs
Renroc
Cafe Renroc A cafe-bar, gallery, and relaxation centre providing holistic treatments, in one place. Pubs
Frankenstein pub
Frankenstein Pub Mary Shelley may have conjured up the idea of the world's most enduring monster during a dreary Summer in Switzerland a little under two centuries ago, but the brooding gothic tale has a certain reson Pubs 304
The Tron Tavern
The Tron Long-standing central bar, serving pub grub and with a performance space in the basement which for a long time hosted the Edinburgh Singer Songwriter's open mic nights. Live sport and food til late. Pubs 252
Mood Nightclub Former home of GHQ nightclub. Popular with hen and stag nights. Pubs
The Dome Grandiose Georgian bar and restaurant that opened in 1996 in a former bank building on George Street. Pubs 287
Mitre Pub Deep-set, traditional bar on the High Street in Edinburgh Old Town. Informal atmos and pub grub. Can get busy, due to its location.  Pubs
Leslies Bar Traditional Victorian pub, dating back to 1896. Pubs
The Crags Bar The Crags bar is now the The Mockingbird bar. Local sports bar with beer garden, in area trafficked heavily by students and tourists. Pubs
Rat Pack Recently renovated, basement piano bar with a theme that riffs on the Rat Pack era with cocktails influenced by songs from the 1950s, and bar staff dressed in uniforms of braces, trilbies and ties. Pubs
Malone's Irish Bar As the name says, an irish bar complete with fittings and furniture shipped over from Ireland. Bustling bar on two floors, straddling Edinburgh University and Old Town tourists. Pubs
Nobles Bar Renovated in 2009, with hallmarks of traditional maritime bars of Leith. Food, live sport, and live music nights. Pubs
The Conan Doyle A short stroll from Picardy Place, Cathedral Lane and Queens Street, The Conan Doyle is a traditional pub with an eclectic range of real ales and pub food. Pubs
Cask & Barrel There are so many bars in Broughton Street that the casual drinker wont make it as far as the Cask & Barrel at the foot of the road, near the roundabout. Pubs
Southsider Traditional pub owned by Maclay Inns. Sports on tvs. Hosts free comedy during free fringe festival. Pubs 148
Kilderkin Formerly called Jenny Ha's, Kilderkin can be found on the Canongate section of the Royal Mile in Edinburgh's Old Town. Outdoor seating area. Over 100 rums. Handmade, stonebaked pizzas. Pubs 227