City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh venues


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Photo Edinburgh Venuesort icon Venue Description Venue type Edinburgh Fringe Venue
Theatre Royal, Glasgow The home of Scottish Opera and Scottish Ballet, this major Victorian theatre in Glasgow hosts drama, dance, comedy, opera, musical and children’s theatre. Beyond Edinburgh
Theatre Big Tops Big Top, seating 700 cabaret-style in new location at Fountainbridge Brewery - previously at The Meadows. Big Tops & Pop-up venues 189
The Witchery James Thomson's Old Town culinary haunt in a 16th century close just down from Edinburgh castle is an Edinburgh institution. Award-winning scottish food. Scottish
The Whole Works Complementary therapy and counselling centre in Edinburgh's Old Town. Health
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
The Voodoo Rooms Attractively refurb'ed restaurant, bar, live music, and club venue housed in a 200 year-old building above Cafe Royal (just off the East end of Princes Street). Live Music 68
The Village The Village with its wooden-floors and stone-walls, and tall ceiling has a light, open feeling to it. Regular live folk gigs. An easy-going, Leith local near Ferry Road. Live Music
The Vault Varied theatre in the vaulted basement of Augustine United Church. Only at the Fringe 29
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The Usher Hall The Usher Hall was completed in 1910, long after Usher's death, but has become a central venue for Edinburgh concerts, as well as occasional big name comedy acts such as Live Music
The Underground Cafe Small venue down in the Cowgate Cafes
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 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. Nightclubs
The Tass Old Town, down-to-earth pub situated at the corner of Jeffrey Street and the Royal Mile, just down from the Storytelling Centre. Pub-grub
The Studio at the Festival Theatre Multi-purpose cultural space located behind the main Edinburgh Festival Theatre on Potterrow. Theatres
The Street The Street is a cafe and bar in the "pink triangle" with outside tables and DJs on some evenings. Free Fringe: PBH 239
The Stockbridge Restaurant Cosy, basement restaurant situated on trendy St Stephen Street. Upmarket bohemian ambience with its decor of large, vivid, still life paintings and drapes, combined with elegant table settings. Seafood
The Shore Intimate dockside restaurant, with an old world feel, and cosy adjoining bar. Scottish
The Sheep Heid Inn The perfect pub, deep in the heart of Duddingston Village East of Holyrood Park. Scottish
The Scran and Scallie The Scran & Scallie showcases a seasonal menu in line with the ‘From Nature to Plate’ philosophy of the gastro-pub. Scottish
The Scottish Cafe & Restaurant The restaurant at the Scottish National Gallery on the Mound overlooking Princes Street Garden. Run by the Contini family. Among other events hosts Winter and Summer ceilidh dinners. Restaurants