Tennent's launch their ultimate Scottish pub crawl with Edinburgh bars included  Edinburgh Live

Those behind the famous Scottish lager have put together a list of the 15 best places to enjoy a cold pint.


Comedians choose their favourite Edinburgh pubs  HeraldScotland

38 W Nicolson Street, EH8 9DD. I am more of a coffee shop girl because I have a small son Gene, who's three. He But when he wasn't with me I was drinking at ...


The key stories of 2019 in Scotland’s restaurant sector so far  The Scotsman

It has been a summer of fervent activity and ongoing evolution in Scotland's restaurant sector, as canny culinary operators adapt to the changing demands of an ...


Legendary Barrowlands manager Tom Joyes honoured at Scottish Bar and Pub Awards 2019  Glasgow Live

Glasgow's hospitality industry is raising a glass today after coming up trumps at the Scottish Bar and Pub Awards last night. And the biggest celebration of them ...


Edinburgh pub recommended by CAMRA members  The Edinburgh Reporter

One Edinburgh pub has been recommended as a top brewpub as part of the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) nationwide Summer of Pub initiative.


Jolly Judge is top pub for cider  The Edinburgh Reporter

The Jolly Judge of Edinburgh's historic Royal Mile is one of the top cider pubs in Britain according to members of the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA).


Edinburgh has the most expensive pints in Scotland - and this is how much they cost  Edinburgh News

Drinking a crisp cold beer on a terrace of a city centre pub or hiding away from the wind and rain during the winter with a pint is one of Edinburgh's great joys.


Historic Brixton pub warns that licence objections could close it  Brixton Blog

The Duke of Edinburgh pub on Ferndale Road has warned that a campaign to impose what it says are “unreasonable” licence restrictions on it could threaten its ...


Glasgow bars and pubs shortlisted for awards dubbed 'pub Oscars'  Glasgow Live

Glasgow pubs and bars are dominating Scotland's 'pub Oscars' awards this year. The Bier Halle and Buck's Bar are going head to head for 'Best Beer Bar', ...


Jake Lambert one-liner voted fourth funniest at Edinburgh Fringe Festival  Maidenhead Advertiser

A homegrown talent has earned himself an Edinburgh Fringe accolade to be proud of. Jake Lambert, formerly of Holyport, has had his one-liner voted fourth in ...


Breweries which make gin to be celebrated at an Edinburgh gin festival  Edinburgh News

City centre pubs the Conan Doyle, the Mitre Bar, Deacon Brodie's Tavern, Greyfriars Bobby's Bar and Rose Street Brewery are holding their fourth annual gin ...


Extended licences for pubs during Edinburgh's festivals put city at risk  Event Industry News

Bars and pubs have had their licences extended to 5am during festivals in Scotland's capital to accommodate the celebrations. However, Scottish Police ...


Historic East Lothian pub overlooking Firth of Forth bids to extend beer garden opening hours  Edinburgh Live

Those at The Thorntree Inn feel they are being unfairly disadvantaged by having to close their outdoor area at 6pm.


Warning Edinburgh festival late licences are fuelling drunken violence  Edinburgh News

BOOZED-UP thugs are being fuelled by late licences granted for bars during the Capital's festivals, police representatives have warned.


The only pub in this West Lothian village is set to reopen after a £400k makeover  Edinburgh Live

The pub in Winchburgh will open their doors tomorrow and now has a terrace with retractable roof.


Check out the stunning £425,000 revamp of 'tired' old local The Wemyss Hotel in Port Seton  Edinburgh Live

The bar has been given a stylish new look while an outdoor area has also been created for alfresco eating and dining.


House buyers look to East Lothian for a quiet life  The Times

Every August East Lothian attracts strung-out festival tourists and Edinburgh natives alike. In less than an hour visitors can swap the crammed Royal Mile for ...


Five hidden gem beer gardens you NEED to visit in Edinburgh while it's still hot  Edinburgh Live

It's set to be one of the hottest days in the capital this year so far as the mercury could rise above 25C, which means beer gardens are going to be absolutely ...


Herald Diary: Spray that again, Mr President  HeraldScotland

Hair-raising.


Here are some of the best places to have a quiet pint in Edinburgh during the Fringe  Edinburgh News

But during the festival season, many of the city's watering holes can get really busy. If a quiet pint is more your thing, it can get difficult to find a place to go.


The 15 best seaside pubs in Scotland  HeraldScotland

Scotland has some pretty spectacular sections of coastline to explore. But after spending the day with the sand in your toes and the wind on your…


From empty pubs to TRSNMT headliner: The rise of Lewis Capaldi  The National

Lewis CapaldiPrinces Street Gardens, Edinburgh, August 13 and 14.


Edinburgh restaurant to introduce new audio menu for blind and partially sighted customers  Scotsman Whisky

Edinburgh restaurant, The Huxley, has launched an audio menu for blind and partially sighted customers in partnership with the Royal National Institute of Blind ...


Amazing Lewis Capaldi artwork unveiled at Edinburgh's Subway nightclub  The Scotsman

An Edinburgh nightclub has dedicated an entire wall to 'Chewis Capaldi' after unveiling brand new artwork.


Lonely Planet reveals the UK’s ultimate travel bucket list – and Edinburgh Fringe has come out top  The Sun

LONELY Planet have revealed the top 500 experiences across the UK with Edinburgh Fringe Festival taking the top spot. Other experiences include ...


Wetherspoons Annual Gin Festival August 2019: dates and all the gins on offer  Yorkshire Evening Post

Wetherspoons Annual Gin Festival is now well underway, but if you're a lover of both gin and 'Spoons then there's still time left to get yourself down to your local.


The 8 best pubs in Edinburgh - according to the AA Pub Guide 2020  Edinburgh News

Compiling 2000 pubs and bars for great drinks and amazing food, the AA's Pub Guide aims to bring you the best pubs the country has to offer.


8 pubs in Edinburgh where you can find cheap drinks  Scotsman Whisky

Scotland's capital is an expensive city for drinking but there are plenty of pubs and bars in Edinburgh offering cheap drinks if you know where to find them.


Five child-friendly pubs in Edinburgh you can enjoy with the kids  Edinburgh Live

In need of some good old pub grub and a pint but can't get a babysitter? Head to one of these child-friendly spots.


Accessibility on the menu at Edinburgh restaurant  Optician Online

Edinburgh restaurant, The Huxley, has launched an audio-menu for blind and partially sighted customers in partnership with the Royal National Institute of Blind ...


These are 12 of the oldest pubs in Edinburgh  The Scotsman

World-famous as a city steeped in history and boasting a rich heritage in the arts of brewing and whisky production, it should be of little surprise to learn that ...


Fringe Festival Pub Crawl 4: Old Town South article by Stuart Mckenzie  Broadway Baby

Unlike its sister crawl, Old Town North, Old Town South traverses more of the South Side's bars that lie adjacent to many Fringe venues. Accordingly, you should ...


Breaston comedian performs at Edinburgh Fringe  Derbyshire Live

Stevie Gray, a comedian from Breaston, will be performing his hour long debut show “Stevie Gray: Arctic Monkeys' Midlife Crisis” 24 times at this year's ...


Tennent's maps out Scotland's top 15 pubs with a view  HeraldScotland

IT is the ultimate pub crawl, one which offers intrepid drinkers the chance to swap dingy dive bars and city streets for sweeping vistas and…


The gory stories behind the names of Edinburgh’s most popular pubs  The Scotsman

There are some cracking pubs in Edinburgh and the oldest ones have fascinating, if peculiar backstories.


There are 11 days left of the Wetherspoons gin festival - here’s what’s on offer  Sheffield Telegraph

Wetherspoons Annual Gin Festival is now well underway, but if you're a lover of both gin and 'Spoons then there's still time left to get yourself down to your local.


Here are all the pubs that are showing the new series of Game of Thrones in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

Game of Thrones is back for its short but sweet final series, and bars around Edinburgh are gearing up for an array of GoT-themed viewing parties from April 15 ...


‘I joked about my life – Ma’s murder, child abuse, gangsters’: how Janey Godley became the queen of comedy  The Guardian

The Scottish comedian has drawn on her horrific Glaswegian childhood to create comedy gold. She talks about saying the unsayable, escaping her gangster ...


These are 7 of the most haunted pubs in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Evening News

Believed to be one of the most haunted locations in the world, Edinburgh is home to its fair share of spooky hangouts.


Edinburgh pub chain dodge 100 job losses  Edinburgh Evening News

Plans for two new pubs plunged pub chain PG Taverns (Scotland) Limited dangerously close to financial ruin threatening 100 jobs and the loss of popular pubs ...


The Glaswegians aiming to turn the Gallowgate into the 'new Finnieston'  HeraldScotland

IT'S hard not to succumb to the rough-and-ready charm of the Gallowgate, that stretch of Glasgow's east end that begins just a few minutes' walk…


Hibs legend Paul Kane’s Edinburgh pubs ‘petrol-bombed’  The Scotsman

PETROL-bomb thugs targeted two popular pubs owned by Paul Kane just minutes apart in what detectives believe was an orchestrated campaign against the ...


See which pubs in Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife have been crowned best in their area  Edinburgh Live

The National Pub and Bar Awards have revealed the top places to drink across the country.


Number of small pubs in Edinburgh plunges as chain bars take over  Edinburgh Live

New data shows the number of smaller pubs are down by almost a third.


6 of the best Irish pubs in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Evening News

Sometimes a few drinks in a lively pub is a welcome alternative to spending the night in an overcrowded club. These Irish haunts around Edinburgh have all the ...


Edinburgh’s lost pubs - how many of these can you remember from our retro picture gallery?  Edinburgh Evening News

Edinburgh has always been a good night out, but there are many of the city's pubs that are no longer with us.


The fascinating histories behind Edinburgh's Wetherspoon pubs  The Scotsman

There are currently a little over half a dozen Wetherspoon pubs in Edinburgh and each of the buildings they are housed within has a story to tell.


Edinburgh bars to benefit from million-pound investment  The Scotsman

Star Pubs & Bars is pumping just shy of £1 million into a quartet of Edinburgh pubs in an effort to “broaden their appeal”. The firm, which forms part of brewing ...


8 of the cosiest pubs and bars in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Evening News

Heads & Tales (2 Rutland Place): The original home of Edinburgh Gin is nestled below The Rutland Hotel in the west end and is the perfect place to sample ...


These are the best pubs in Edinburgh and The Lothians according to the Good Beer Guide 2019 - which ones have you been to?  Edinburgh News

20 Main Street, EH14 7EH. Fynes Ales Jarl; four changing beers (sourced regionally; often Alechemy, Orkney, Stewart). Google. other. Buy a Photo. 5 Newmills ...


Huge Wetherspoon pub to open in Edinburgh’s Southside despite police concerns  The Scotsman

A new 400-seater Wetherspoon pub will open in Edinburgh city centre after councillors gave proposals the thumbs up. Wetherspoon will invest £2.5 million to ...


Edinburgh pubs plan major kitchen projects to kick-start higher-end food sales  Foodservice Equipment Journal

Two multiple operators have taken on Edinburgh pubs and are undertaking major refurb projects – including significant kitchen schemes – with Star Pubs & Bars ...


REVIEW: Ane City, Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh Fringe  British Theatre

Mark Ludmon reviews Taylor Dyson's show Ane City from theatre company Elfie Picket at Assembly Roxy at Edinburgh Fringe.


Quirky Edinburgh pub with brewery opens at former Grassmarket church site  Edinburgh Evening News

A rooftop terrace tops a new brewery bar and restaurant following a £4 million investment to transform a former church into a sleek city centre venue.


Top Edinburgh pubs named by Real Ale experts  Edinburgh Evening News

Ale connoisseurs have crowned a Leith and Stockbridge pub joint first in the 2019 pub of the year competition. The Edinburgh and South-East Scotland branch ...


This is how the Wetherspoon pubs in Edinburgh rank according to TripAdvisor  Edinburgh Evening News

If good value food and drink is what you're after, a Wetherspoon pub is the top choice for people all over the country.


Edinburgh pub honours engineers after £500k revamp  MorningAdvertiser.co.uk

An investment of £500,000 has transformed a Scottish pub into a tribute to the country's famous engineers, with a feature water wheel and decor made from ...


These 7 Edinburgh cocktail bars ranked among the top 50 in the UK  Edinburgh News

Each year, Top 50 Cocktail Bars releases its guide to the best places to grab yourself a cocktail in the UK.


New city-wide policy on child curfews in Edinburgh pubs  Edinburgh Live

Councillors have set a specified final hour for children and young people.


Posters warning women about a 'sex offender' appear in Edinburgh bars and clubs  The Scotsman

Posters warning women about a man described as a sex offender have been put up in bars and clubs throughout Edinburgh.


10 unusual drinking spots in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Evening News

Floating hotels, haunted pubs, secret bars and much more.


Grilled steak top of the menu again at newly refurbished Edinburgh pub  Edinburgh Evening News

The Cuddie Brae on Newcraighall Road re-opened its doors following an extensive transformation this week.


8 of the smallest pubs in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Evening News

They say size doesn't matter and these tiny pubs in Edinburgh certainly prove it.


Craft brewers Fierce Beer launch trendy new Edinburgh bar  Edinburgh Evening News

High-end brewers Fierce Beer have put faith in Edinburgh's beer lovers with the opening of their first pub outside Aberdeen set to launch on Rose Street on ...


7 of the best rooftop bars in Edinburgh where you can enjoy the sunshine  Edinburgh Evening News

On a beautiful sunny day there is nothing better than a cold drink in the sun with a beautiful view, especially in Edinburgh.


Is this Edinburgh's cheapest pint? This city centre bar is serving up beer for £1.75  Edinburgh Live

Drink prices in the capital can sometimes make for grim reading – but not at this place.


Cold Town House pub brings brewing back to Edinburgh's Grassmarket  Edinburgh Live

A former church has been transformed into a new pub and brewery in Edinburgh's Grassmarket - reviving a brewing tradition on the street which dates back to ...


These are 5 of the best gay bars to celebrate Pride Edinburgh 2019  Edinburgh Evening News

It's been 50 years since the Stonewall riots in New York that triggered the international gay movement.


16 Best Bars & Pubs in Edinburgh  Condé Nast Traveler

Our top recommendations for the best bars in Edinburgh with pictures, reviews, and details. Find the best spots to drink, including fun, trendy, rooftop bars and ...


CAMRA names top pubs in the east  Scottish Licensed Trade News

CAMRA, the Campaign for Real Ale, has named its best pubs in Edinburgh and the south east of Scotland for 2019. The consumer group, which champions real ...


Popular Canonmills pub Smithies could be flattened to make way for flats  Edinburgh Evening News

A well-loved local boozer could be razed to the ground and replaced by flats in Canonmills if new plans are given the green light.


"What a cultural calamity" - Edinburgh reacts to news of Clark's Bar closure  Edinburgh Live

People from Edinburgh - including Rebus author Ian Rankin - have taken to Twitter to express their dismay at the news that Clark's Bar on Dundas Street is set to ...


The Sinister Brutality of Shipping Container Architecture  The New York Times

It's become a mark of hipster modernity everywhere from Amsterdam to Beijing. It's also utterly ill-suited for human life.


Twelve of the very best beer gardens in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

We've rounded up the best, prettiest and most unusual beer gardens in Edinburgh for you to enjoy...if the sun's shining.


6 of the best rugby pubs near Murrayfield for match day  Edinburgh Evening News

You might want to soak up the atmosphere before a game, or drown your sorrows after one - here's where to go near Edinburgh's Murrayfield Stadium.


Leith pub releases hilarious new 'anti-theft' glasses - but they may not have the desired effect  Edinburgh Evening News

A pub in Edinburgh has come up with a tongue-in-cheek way to stop punters from stealing their glasses.


Everything you need to know about an unexpected foodie destination in Edinburgh  Scotsman Whisky

Located on Broughton Street in the heart of the city, the pub is serving up a range of *fresh* new dishes as part of its gastropub menu.


Neighbourhood bars set to star  Scottish Licensed Trade News

Three experienced bar and pub operators have taken on leases with Star Pubs & Bars as the firm invests in its Scottish estate. Edinburgh bars The Annfield and ...


Edinburgh pubs and restaurants recognised in Best Bar None awards  Edinburgh Evening News

A total of 32 pubs and restaurants have been rewarded for their work in supporting a safe night out in the Capital. The Edinburgh Best Bar None awards saw ...


These are the Edinburgh venues that made the UK's official Top 50 Cocktail Bars list 2019  Edinburgh Live

If you're looking for weekend plans, visiting these bars should be your top priority.


Edinburgh pub group reveals 200 per cent rise in turnover  Edinburgh Evening News

The Edinburgh-based pub group behind institutions such as Whistlebinkies and George IV Bar has revealed a 200 per cent rise in annual turnover over the last ...


Top Edinburgh bars mix with premium brands in unique Cocktails in the City event  The Scotsman

Cocktail lovers rejoice as this May Bank Holiday two nights of mixology based mayhem will unfold at The Hub on the Royal Mile as 16 city bars battle it out to be ...


Why there's going to be a huge beach party at Shakespeare's pub on Lothian Road this weekend  Edinburgh Live

Belhaven Brewery will be marking a big birthday with a whole host of fun activities.


Star Pubs & Bars invests £960,000 Edinburgh pubs  Catering Today

Two multiple operators have taken on Edinburgh pubs and are undertaking major investments with Star Pubs and Bars, part of a £960000 investment in four ...


Child pub curfew considered in Edinburgh  BBC News

Children could be banned from pubs and restaurants in Edinburgh after a set time, in new proposals for a city-wide curfew. The council's licensing board is ...


Author Ian Rankin reacts to sudden closure of popular Edinburgh city centre bar Clark's  Edinburgh Evening News

Rankin rued the news, released on Twitter, that popular tenement bar Clark's on Dundas Street will close on Friday night.


Campaign to find Britain's Best Rugby Pub returns  Scotsman Whisky

Following the success of last year's inaugural search, the organisers of the oldest rugby sevens tournament in the world are once again calling on fans to ...


Five of the best cocktail bars in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Evening News

To MARK National Margarita Day, why not head out in Edinburgh this weekend for a taste of the tequila-based cocktail?


The best Edinburgh pubs and bars | Telegraph Travel  The Telegraph

An insider's guide to the best Edinburgh pubs and the best Edinburgh bars, including the best cocktail bars in Edinburgh, Edinburgh whisky, Edinburgh pub ...


New owner launches ‘continental’ vision for popular West End wine bar  Edinburgh Evening News

The Melville Bar is under new ownership and the city's top wine guru, who has taken over the reigns, is launching a *fresh* vision for the popular William Street ...


Number of pubs in Scotland falls by more than a fifth, new figures show  Insider.co.uk

Office for National Statistics data shows more than 740 pubs and bars have shut since 2001 - with large chain bars blamed for forcing smaller locals out of ...


Five of the finest pubs and bars for live music in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

From jazz and funk to blues and rock – there are live music spots in the capital which cater to all tastes.


Wetherspoon's pubs launch new gin festival in Edinburgh  Scotsman Whisky

Wetherspoon's pubs in and around Edinburgh are offering a selection of gins from across Britain to customers during a new 18-day festival.


Rooftop cocktail domes and a cocktail forest is coming to Edinburgh  Edinburgh Evening News

For Edinburgh Cocktail Week in October the village, which will return to Festival Square, is getting bigger and will now include a forest themed extension.


Loch Fyne chain sold to Hong Kong  Fish Farmer Magazine

THE Greene King pub and brewing company, which owns the Loch Fyne seafood restaurant chain, has been sold to a Hong Kong based conglomerate in a deal ...


Historic Wetherspoons pub near Edinburgh featured in novels of Sir Walter Scott set to close  Edinburgh Live

The Cross Keys in Peebles is the Borders town's oldest inn, built in 1963- and it's a real local institution.


Pubs duo eyeing central belt growth  Scottish Licensed Trade News

INDEPENDENT Edinburgh-based multiple operator, Bruce Group, is looking to raise £20 million to fund the next stage of its expansion across the central belt.


10 Edinburgh Pubs That Will Have You Stepping Back In Time  TheTravel

Exploring Edinburgh will have you convinced that somehow you have been transported back to a medieval time. Bursting with cobblestoned streets, ...


Shorter hours for proposed Holy Corner pub over noise fears  Edinburgh Evening News

A company set to give a former bank a new lease of life as a “super pub” has had a late licence curtailed after residents raised concerns over noise.


7 new restaurants and bars to try in Edinburgh this Spring  Edinburgh Evening News

Try something different this Spring with one of these new Edinburgh haunts.