How you can earn money by taking people to Edinburgh's pubs and nightclubs  Edinburgh Live

CityExplorers are recruiting a pub crawl guide to show visitors around some of the top drinking spots in the capital.


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...while the sun's still shining...


Owner of Sam Smith's pub 'tried to ban smartphones and tablets' in his bars  Daily Mail

Humphrey Smith, 73, appears to have banned phones from his pubs after outlawing jukeboxes, slot machines and televisions. At the New Inn in Stamford Bridge ...


Villagers seek £200k to open community pub to replace occasional ‘pop-up’ bar  The Scotsman

Residents in a village dependent on a “pop-up” pub appearing in their village hall for a few hours on a Saturday night every six weeks are on the brink of ...


Brewery, bar and roof terrace with stunning views to open in Edinburgh this month  Scotsman Whisky

Scottish Hospitality Group, Signature Pubs, has announced the launch of Cold Town House, a new bar and brewery opening in Edinburgh's Grassmarket.


Watch: Lewis Capaldi stuns St Patrick’s Day pub-goers in Edinburgh with surprise gigs  Edinburgh Evening News

CHART-TOPPER Lewis Capaldi stunned St Patrick's Day revellers when he dropped by to play his hits at two Old Town pubs.


St Patrick's Day in Edinburgh - Here are some of the things you can do tomorrow  Edinburgh Live

St Patrick's Day is coming up on Sunday, March 17 and there are plenty of ways to enjoy it in Edinburgh. It's the one national holiday which is celebrated in more ...


Edinburgh’s historic Cramond Inn to re-open  Edinburgh Evening News

And now one of the Capital's oldest pubs – famed for its hospitality and traditional roots – will re-open, much to the delight of the local community.


Watch: Lewis Capaldi stuns St Patrick’s Day revellers in Scotland  The Scotsman

Chart-topper Lewis Capaldi stunned St Patrick's Day revellers when he dropped by to play his hits at two pubs in Edinburgh's Old Town.


Scottish independent pub group to raise £20m for expansion  BQ Live

The Edinburgh-based Bruce Group Scotland Ltd, which owns 19 pubs in and around the capital, is issuing a £20m bond to fund growth over the next few years.


Hundreds of East Lothian pubs risk closure over expired licences  Edinburgh Evening News

HUNDREDS of pubs, restaurants and shops could be forced to stop selling alcohol across East Lothian if they miss the deadline to apply for new personal ...


Drink up: Scotland's best pubs | Travel  The Times

In Scotland The Best, I make a distinction between unique pubs; original pubs; real ale and craft beer pubs; pubs with good food — more than ever before — and ...


Quiet Man signs off on Edinburgh venue makeovers  The Scotsman

Quiet Man Taverns, the Edinburgh-based pubs group, has completed a six-figure upgrade of two of its properties in the Scottish capital.


How Edinburgh's iconic New Town locations Rose Street and Thistle Street got their names  Edinburgh Live

The history of the New Town is a very interesting one indeed.


Barber jailed for sextortion faces more time behind bars  Dunfermline Press

A BLACKMAILER who was jailed after posing as a young woman online to entrap men and a schoolboy was found to have footage of him raping a man on his…


Cold Town House in Edinburgh serves the most ridiculous-looking cocktails we've ever seen  Edinburgh Live

New pub-slash-brewery Cold Town House caused quite a stir last month when it opened its doors on the site of a former church in Edinburgh's Grassmarket ...


Cocaine, cannabis, ecstasy and knuckle-duster seized as police visit East Lothian pubs  Edinburgh Live

Police showed up at a number of bars and pubs in Haddington, Dunbar and North Berwick on Friday and Saturday night.


Who is Joe Wilkinson? 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown comedian on Celebrity Bake Off 2019 for SU2C  The Sun

All you need to know about the comedian as he takes part in the Stand Up 2 Cancer special.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


Here's when you can see South Queensferry's 'Burryman' in 2019  Edinburgh Live

The 800-year-old tradition sees the plant-covered character go on an epic whisky tour.


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 ...


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.


Best Pubs In Britain  Gourmet Traveller

Whether you're looking for a historical London pub with a spectacular wine list or funky new Dublin hang-out, we've listed the best British pubs.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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.


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 ...


Tryanuary returns to Edinburgh with six specially made beers supporting local pubs and brewers  Scotsman Whisky

Annual Tryanuary campaign returns to the capital with range of beers designed to encourage beer fans to enjoy some responsible drinking in local pubs in ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


Signature pubs create 150 jobs after £10m investment  The Scotsman

Signature Pub Group, owner of The Huxley in the capital, has announced plans to take on the staff following a £10 million investment in the past year, bucking ...


Top Edinburgh pubs recognised in Best Bar None awards  Edinburgh Live

A New Town pub claimed the overall winner award for the second year running.


Which areas of Edinburgh now have a block against new bars opening?  Edinburgh Evening News

UNDER the new licensing statement, the following city centre locations will join Cowgate and the Grassmarket and be classed as already providing enough ...


12 of the best football pubs near Easter Road  Edinburgh Evening News

Whether eyeing up a quick pint before kick off, toasting victory after the final whistle, drowning your sorrows following a bruising defeat or following your team ...


City-wide pub A-board ban to come into effect in Edinburgh  Scotsman Whisky

A citywide ban on all temporary on-street advertising boards has come in to effect in Edinburgh.


Midlothian pubs to monitor parents’ drinking when with kids  Edinburgh Evening News

PARENTS who drink alcohol while out for a meal with their children will be watched by restaurant and pub staff under new licensing controls.


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.


Top 10 revealed for Pub of the Year 2018  Edinburgh Evening News

You've voted in your hundreds, and now we can reveal the top 10 pubs in our Pub of the Year 2018.


Bruce Pubs admitted to the bond market  Insider.co.uk

The directors announce 10000 bonds of £1 each have been admitted to trading on the NEX Exchange Growth Market - the first tranche of its £20 bond ...


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.


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.


Ex-Hibs star Paul Kane's Edinburgh pubs 'petrol-bombed'  Edinburgh Live

The Four in Hand Bar and The Tor were targeted in two separate attacks in the early hours of Sunday morning.


Leith pub transformed as Duke Street bar reopens as The Nauticus  Edinburgh Evening News

Leith's trading heritage is at the heart of new community pub the Nauticus which has opened in the former Parlour pub on Duke Street.


Detectives study hours of CCTV after Hibs legend’s Edinburgh pubs ‘petrol-bombed’  Edinburgh Evening News

DETECTIVES hunting a would-be firebug who tried to torch two bars belonging to Hibs legend Paul Kane have been studying hours of surveillance camera film ...


Edinburgh pub group appoints first executive head chef  The Caterer.com

Edinburgh-based pub group Quiet Man Taverns has appointed William Thomson as its first group executive head chef.


Two Edinburgh pubs named among best in UK by Guardian newspaper  Edinburgh Evening News

The Canny Man's and Salt Horse have both been named as two of the Guardian newspaper's top 50 pubs in the UK. The list was compiled by a group of experts ...


Edinburgh set to block new bars opening in city centre  The Scotsman

Large parts of Edinburgh will be classed as having too many businesses selling alcohol under radical plans to curb the number of new drinking premises in ...


This historic pub in Edinburgh has been awarded the best in the Lothian and Borders  Edinburgh Live

Dating back to 1896, The Guildford Arms on West Register Street is a classic New Town Victorian Bar and it has just been recognised as one of the best in the ...


Nine of the best Edinburgh bars and pubs to catch the Six Nations rugby  Edinburgh Live

The capital is the home of Scottish rugby and is not short of venues to soak up all the action.


This is the best-rated pub in Edinburgh – and you might not even have heard of it  Edinburgh Live

Punters have been raving about the selection of beers and whiskies, and quality of grub, at this popular drinking spot.


In pictures: 10 of the most haunted pubs and bars in Scotland  The Scotsman

These pubs and bars have a spirit or two that can't be found on the gantry.


'We are not childminders' - Readers react to Midlothian parent pub watch plans  Edinburgh Evening News

Readers have reacted angrily to new rules calling for licensed premises staff in Midlothian to watch the amount of alcohol being drunk by parents around ...


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 ...


Scotland's 15 Best Country Pubs  HeraldScotland

Getting out and about in the country is always nice – but we all know that the best part is rewarding yourself afterwards with a hearty meal and a…


Edinburgh Council considers plans for curfews on children in pubs  Edinburgh Evening News

CHILDREN could be banned from pubs and restaurants after set times across the Capital as licensing chiefs consider bringing curfews under one policy.


‘Edinburgh pub is our favourite’ say family that has visited every Wetherspoons in UK  The Scotsman

A family have visited all 1000 Wetherspoon pubs in the UK after their autistic son held them to a “throwaway” comment they made a decade ago.


5 of the oldest pubs in Scotland well worth a visit  The Scotsman

We take a look at some of the contenders for the crown of “Scotland's oldest pub”.


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 ...


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.


Scotland's 50 favourite pubs: 25 to 1  HeraldScotland

Saramago Café Bar.


Last orders for small pubs?  Scottish Licensed Trade News

ALMOST one in four pubs across the UK has closed in the past decade, according to new figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), prompting trade ...


Edinburgh news LIVE: Cops probe unlawful deer hunters | Pubs owned by Hibs legend ‘petrol-bombed’| Traffic and travel  Edinburgh Evening News

Welcome to the Edinburgh Evening News live blog providing the latest news, travel and weather updates as well as ongoing reaction to the biggest stories in the ...


Dogs banned from all Wetherspoons pubs from tomorrow  The Scotsman

The food and drink chain said reasons for the ban included the fact the animals can be unpredictable and customers, many of whom include children, may not ...


Vote for your Pub of the Year 2018  Edinburgh Evening News

We all have different ideas of what makes a perfect pub.


10 of the best bars for watching the World Cup in Edinburgh  The Scotsman

While you sadly won't be able to cheer on the homeside, you will be able to choose from some great venues to watch the teams that did make it to this year's ...


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 ...


Edinburgh beer gardens – where are the best pubs and bars to drink outside this summer?  The Scottish Sun

Edinburgh beer gardens - We've found the best places to go for a pint in the sun around the city centre, Leith and South Queensferry.


Hibs hero Paul Kane ‘baffled’ by Edinburgh pub arson attacks  Edinburgh Evening News

HIBS legend Paul Kane has held talks with senior detectives hunting thugs who tried to torch two of his pubs.


Every 'Spoons in Edinburgh, ranked from best to worst  Edinburgh Live

We rated them based on reviews, stickiness of floors, and how terrible the carpets are... but did we get it right?


Historic Scottish pubs feature in new free guide  Scottish Field

A free guide to Scotland's pubs with an impressive heritage has been released. Scotland Real Heritage Pubs: Pub Interiors of Historic Interest has been created ...


Christopher Walken painting stolen from wall of Edinburgh pub  Edinburgh Live

A customer is thought to have taken the canvas from the wall of the Hermitage Bar.


The 50 best UK pubs | Travel  The Guardian

The pub is a great British invention. Here, experts pick their favourites for Sunday lunch, picturesque settings, craft beer, history and more. All (but one) are child- ...


10 traditional Edinburgh pubs that should never change  The Scotsman

If you're looking for a pint in timeless, welcoming surroundings, Edinburgh is full of traditional pubs that tick both boxes. Here are 10 that should never change, ...


How have the original locations of Local Hero changed since 1983  The Scotsman

The village of Ferness in Scottish film Local Hero was portrayed as the perfect Highland utopia: wonderful views, wonderful people, wonderful sense of place.


Social enterprise pub sold to private buyer  Third Force News

Edinburgh businessman Chris Thewlis has become Scotland's first social enterprise entrepreneur to make a viable exit from a company in the sector with his ...


Bruce Group announces plans to raise up to £20m to expand its portfolio  Insider.co.uk

The group owns or operates 19 bars including Whistle Binkies, The Mash House The Royal Mile Tavern and Bar Salsa in Edinburgh.


10 of the best Aberdeen pubs showing the Six Nations  Scotsman Whisky

Make the most of the Six Nations rugby tournament by catching all of the action on a big screen at one of Aberdeen's best sports bars.


Scottish pubs ‘could run out of Guinness’ under no deal Brexit  The Scotsman

Pubs could run out of Guinness following Brexit, Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable has said.


The Choir of Man review | Sydney Opera House | Theatre in Sydney  Time Out

We all know that Sydney has lost plenty of bars, clubs and late-night venues in recent years, but we're not totally alone in that struggle. If you look to the U.


150 jobs to be created as pub chain pledges £10m for new Grassmarket and Bruntsfield bars  Edinburgh Evening News

A city pub chain has pledged 150 new jobs after a £10 million investment in new venues in the past year.


Here are the 20 Glasgow pubs named in the Good Beer Guide 2019  The Scotsman

Plenty of pubs across Glasgow were included. The guide is broken down by region and also town to make it easier for people to look for the best pubs in their ...


Christopher Walken portrait returned to Edinburgh pub after being stolen in ‘heist’  The Scotsman

Staff at a city bar have expressed their relief after their prized portrait of Hollywood actor Christopher Walken was snaffled in a targeted 'heist'.


Eight of the best Edinburgh pubs and bars for watching the Six Nations  Scotsman Whisky

Whether you've missed out on tickets, or you just prefer to watch in comfort, here are seven of the best bars in Edinburgh where you can see the Six Nations live.


Burns Night 2019: Edinburgh's top five Burns Supper deals for you, your friends and family  Edinburgh Live

Celebrate the bard's birthday in style with these fantastic options in Edinburgh - including a vegan Burns Night!


New Oxford Bar boss vows to stay true to the spirit of Rebus  The Scotsman

He has been at the helm of one of Scotland's best-known pubs for 30 years – known around the world as its famously grumpy barman. But now Harry Cullen is ...


Edinburgh pub chain owner reports big profit rise  HeraldScotland

Caledonian Heritable, entrepreneur Kevin Doyle's group of companies that includes the Archerfield golf resort, has reported sales and profit growth…


Pub on Scottish island with 61 inhabitants up for sale  The Scotsman

An award winning pub on a remote Scottish island with just around 61 inhabitants has been up for sale for £180,000. The tiny island of Easdale boasts ...


Former St Johnstone star’s pubs hit by “petrol bombs”  The Courier

Investigators are probing two alleged petrol bombing attacks at pubs belonging to a former St Johnstone hero in Edinburgh. Police and fire crews were called ...


5 of the best walks in Edinburgh with pubs at the end  The Scotsman

Auld Reekie has glorious scenery and atmospheric pubs in plentiful supply. Combine the two by rewarding yourself with a pint after a city walk.


Whitburn pub manager caught streaming Sky Sports sent to jail  Edinburgh Evening News

A BAR manager caught illegally showing live football on Sky Sports has been jailed for 14 days.


Scottish Beer & Pub Association voices concern over Edinburgh 'Tourism Tax'  Hospitality & Catering News

Commenting on the consultation by the City of Edinburgh Council for a 'Tourist Tax', Brigid Simmonds OBE, CEO of the Scottish Beer & Pub Association, said:.


Literally just 12 photos of adorable Edinburgh dugs in pubs  Edinburgh Live

Why go to the pub with your pals when you can take your pooch instead?


Wetherspoon's staff demand Tim Martin removes pro-Brexit 'propaganda' from their pubs  Scotsman Whisky

Disgusted” Wetherspoon's staff have accused boss Tim Martin of using the pub chain to “distribute propaganda in favour of a hard Brexit” and are demanding he ...