City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Pubs


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

Photo Edinburgh Venuesort icon Venue Description Venue type Edinburgh Fringe Venue
The Fiddler's Elbow Pub at the top of Leith Walk with live folk and comedy nights. Pubs
The Fiddlers Arms A warm & friendly traditional Scottish pub. Pubs
The Globe Bar Centrally located backpacker and sports bar down in the Cowgate Pubs 161
The Golf Tavern Historic bar, established 1456, overlooking Bruntsfield Links. Provides bar food, drink and also room hire. Pubs 114
Jam House front
The Jam House Live music and dining across from Queen Street Gardens, with diners being entertained with an acoustic set followed by a live band from about 10pm. Pubs 44
The Jazz Bar There's a constant flow of jazz and jazz-orientated music such as acid jazz, funk-rock, and reggae, from local and touring musicians in this purpose-designed jazz venue and basement bar. Pubs 57
The Mercat Bar Contemporary bar/cafe in West End/Haymarket area. Pubs
The Mockingbird Bar Family owned local since February 2017, serving food and drinks all day. Pubs 441
The Montebar Edinburgh bar specialising in whisky, that opened in August 2016. Serves food. Pubs 89
The Newsroom Cocktail bar just up from Leith Walk's so-called "pink triangle" area. Pubs 93
The Outhouse Just off Broughton Street, Edinburgh's pink triangle, down a lane, this popular bar also has a beer garden open during the summer months. Pubs 99
Pear Tree beer garden
The Pear Tree This popular bar near the George Square campus of Edinburgh University has one major attraction - a large beer garden. Pubs 257
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The Phoenix Popular pub and basement venue in Broughton Street area with healthy mix of clientele from Hibee supporters to posh studes. Pubs
The Street The Street is a cafe and bar in the "pink triangle" with outside tables and DJs on some evenings. Pubs 239
The Third Door Formerly Medina, the Third Door is a late night venue hosting club nights and gigs in the basement of Cafe/bar Negociants. The venue has a main dance floor and 3 caves. Pubs
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
The White Horse Traditional Scottish cafe, bar and bistro on Royal Mile, in Canongate area. Established in 1742, bills itself as the oldest pub on the Royal Mile. Pubs
Thistle Street Bar
Thistle Street Bar Central New Town pub down cobbledy New Town backstreet. Popular office workers' watering hole. Pubs
Beer patio
Three Sisters Pub Popular sports bar with large courtyard down in the Cowgate, off the Royal Mile. Pub grub, live sports, free Fringe shows for all ages. Pubs 272
"Scotland's smallest pub"
Wee Pub Scotland's smallest pub, adjoined to more capacious Biddy Mulligans. Opened in 2013, in the heart of the Grassmarket. Room for about 20 people "at a push!". Pubs 297