Best classes in Edinburgh

Check out the top classes in Edinburgh, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Out of the Blue & Drill Hall Arts Cafe
1. Out of the Blue & Drill Hall Arts Cafe
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22 local reviews
36 Dalmeny Street, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 555 7100
Establishment
Emma
Varied arts and community events and exhibitions. Always something interesting on on a Saturday. Film nights, …
Trevor
109 artists/creative industries in 67 studios and about 450 multi-artform classes each year as well as 50 even…
Colin
Quirky arts venue home to all sorts of things, from table tennis tournaments to architect's work spaces upstai…
1. Out of the Blue & Drill Hall Arts Cafe
1. Out of the Blue & Drill Hall Arts Cafe
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22 local reviews
36 Dalmeny Street, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 555 7100
Emma
Emma
Varied arts and community events and exhibitions. Always something interesting on on a Saturday. Film nights, breakfast mornings, yoga class…
Trevor
Trevor
109 artists/creative industries in 67 studios and about 450 multi-artform classes each year as well as 50 events and performances creates a …
Colin
Colin
Quirky arts venue home to all sorts of things, from table tennis tournaments to architect's work spaces upstairs. Pop your head in and check…
2. The Kings Wark
2. The Kings Wark
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71 local reviews
36 Shore, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 554 9260
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Scott
World class food and drink. Building is from the 1500s.
Eric
Kings Wark on The Shore is a typical “old wood” style pub from the outside but houses a top class “cosy” res…
Carrie
A classic shore bar with outdoor seating right on the water of Leith. Gastropub food, great ales, I recommend …
2. The Kings Wark
2. The Kings Wark
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71 local reviews
36 Shore, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 554 9260
Scott
Scott
World class food and drink. Building is from the 1500s.
Eric
Eric
Kings Wark on The Shore is a typical “old wood” style pub from the outside but houses a top class “cosy” restaurant indoors. Booking is es…
Carrie
Carrie
A classic shore bar with outdoor seating right on the water of Leith. Gastropub food, great ales, I recommend the fish & chips - but if you'…
3. Museum of Scotland
3. Museum of Scotland
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352 local reviews
Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh
Closed now
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Neale
Great big old museum building with lots of old and new displays, international class of exhibits, allow 3 hour…
David
FREE World class museum with everything you would expect in a museum. There is also the Museum of Scotland …
Mairi Anne
This world-class museum on Chamber Street has great interactive exhibits ideal for adults and children alike. …
3. Museum of Scotland
3. Museum of Scotland
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352 local reviews
Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh
Closed now
Neale
Neale
Great big old museum building with lots of old and new displays, international class of exhibits, allow 3 hours. Free entry
David
David
FREE World class museum with everything you would expect in a museum. There is also the Museum of Scotland with everything you need to kn…
Mairi Anne
Mairi Anne
This world-class museum on Chamber Street has great interactive exhibits ideal for adults and children alike. There is a galleried room with…
4. Leith Victoria Swimming Centre
4. Leith Victoria Swimming Centre
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13 local reviews
Junction Place, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 555 4728
Establishment
Mel
This centre has been modernised about 10 years ago so it has everything you could need- swimming pool, well eq…
Grant
Public Swimming Baths (25m pool) with sauna, steam room and gymnasium and various classes
Emma
Local leisure centre, with gym, swimming pool, steam/sauna and fitness classes.
4. Leith Victoria Swimming Centre
4. Leith Victoria Swimming Centre
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13 local reviews
Junction Place, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 555 4728
Mel
Mel
This centre has been modernised about 10 years ago so it has everything you could need- swimming pool, well equipped gym and almost every fi…
Grant
Grant
Public Swimming Baths (25m pool) with sauna, steam room and gymnasium and various classes
Emma
Emma
Local leisure centre, with gym, swimming pool, steam/sauna and fitness classes.
5. Festival Theatre Edinburgh
5. Festival Theatre Edinburgh
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36 local reviews
13-29 Nicolson St, Edinburgh
0131 529 6000
Establishment
Paula
Standing on Edinburgh's longest continuous theatre site, the Festival Theatre was designed as Scotland's premi…
Paul
World class performing art venue for opera, dance and classical music
Isabelle
Best dance performance venue in town.
5. Festival Theatre Edinburgh
5. Festival Theatre Edinburgh
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36 local reviews
13-29 Nicolson St, Edinburgh
0131 529 6000
Paula
Paula
Standing on Edinburgh's longest continuous theatre site, the Festival Theatre was designed as Scotland's premier dance and opera house, now …
Paul
Paul
World class performing art venue for opera, dance and classical music
Isabelle
Isabelle
Best dance performance venue in town.
6. Cloisters
6. Cloisters
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34 local reviews
26 Brougham Street, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 221 9997
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Graeme
Really traditional pub - massive selection of local ales and whiskeys. A good class of people go here, not row…
Andrew
Really traditional pub - massive selection of local ales and whiskeys. A good class of people go here, not row…
Lucie
A lovely, old fashioned pub with great beers on tap!
6. Cloisters
6. Cloisters
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34 local reviews
26 Brougham Street, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 221 9997
Graeme
Graeme
Really traditional pub - massive selection of local ales and whiskeys. A good class of people go here, not rowdy and has a nice fireplace, a…
Andrew
Andrew
Really traditional pub - massive selection of local ales and whiskeys. A good class of people go here, not rowdy and has a nice fireplace, a…
Lucie
Lucie
A lovely, old fashioned pub with great beers on tap!
7. Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
7. Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
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197 local reviews
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Chris
Just fabulous! 2 linked buildings on separate sites across the road from each other with world class exhibitio…
Wendy
This permanent collection is world class and the featured art exhibition which comes from all over the world a…
Raffaele
Cultural indigestion isn’t an issue at this manageably-sized gallery housing the national collection of fine a…
7. Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
7. Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
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197 local reviews
Chris
Chris
Just fabulous! 2 linked buildings on separate sites across the road from each other with world class exhibitions and both with great cafes s…
Wendy
Wendy
This permanent collection is world class and the featured art exhibition which comes from all over the world are iconic. For example in Augu…
Raffaele
Raffaele
Cultural indigestion isn’t an issue at this manageably-sized gallery housing the national collection of fine art. Old Masters, a good select…
8. Royal Commonwealth Pool
8. Royal Commonwealth Pool
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24 local reviews
Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 270 9300
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Susanne & John
Wonderful olympic swimming and diving pools, fitness classes and gym. Cafe. Open to the public.
Karen
This was the venue for the aquatic events when the Commonwealth Games were last held in Edinburgh and was full…
Vicky
Olympic-sized swimming pool open til late. Also has diving boards and fitness classes etc. The cafe there is t…
8. Royal Commonwealth Pool
8. Royal Commonwealth Pool
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24 local reviews
Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 270 9300
Susanne & John
Susanne & John
Wonderful olympic swimming and diving pools, fitness classes and gym. Cafe. Open to the public.
Karen
Karen
This was the venue for the aquatic events when the Commonwealth Games were last held in Edinburgh and was fully refurbished in 2014 for the …
Vicky
Vicky
Olympic-sized swimming pool open til late. Also has diving boards and fitness classes etc. The cafe there is terrible though. Avoid!
9. Portobello Swim Centre
9. Portobello Swim Centre
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10 local reviews
57 Promenade, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 669 6888
Establishment
Chris & Jane
Swimming pool, turkish baths, gym, yoga classes.
Jo And Louie
Gym, Swim, classes inc boot camps on the beach. Visit the only real turkish sauna in Edinburgh with several se…
Isabelle
Check out the Turkish baths with marble massage slabs.
9. Portobello Swim Centre
9. Portobello Swim Centre
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10 local reviews
57 Promenade, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 669 6888
Chris & Jane
Chris & Jane
Swimming pool, turkish baths, gym, yoga classes.
Jo And Louie
Jo And Louie
Gym, Swim, classes inc boot camps on the beach. Visit the only real turkish sauna in Edinburgh with several sections including a steam room,…
Isabelle
Isabelle
Check out the Turkish baths with marble massage slabs.
10. Glenogle Swim Centre
10. Glenogle Swim Centre
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18 local reviews
Glenogle Swim Centre, Edinburgh
Closed now
Establishment
Graham
Ornate refurbished Victorian Baths with exercise classes as well as a spa for relaxing
Trudi
Need a sauna, swim or workout. Day passes available to this venue are worth a visit simply for the restoration…
Wendy
Wonderful Victorian swimming pool.
10. Glenogle Swim Centre
10. Glenogle Swim Centre
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18 local reviews
Glenogle Swim Centre, Edinburgh
Closed now
Graham
Graham
Ornate refurbished Victorian Baths with exercise classes as well as a spa for relaxing
Trudi
Trudi
Need a sauna, swim or workout. Day passes available to this venue are worth a visit simply for the restoration work carried out on the build…
Wendy
Wendy
Wonderful Victorian swimming pool.
11. TIMBERYARD
11. TIMBERYARD
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66 local reviews
Lady Lawson Street, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 221 1222
FoodEstablishment
Jamie & Laura
Timberyard is in a class of its own. It is an incredible eatery with all organic produce and mostly home grown…
Graeme
Timberyard is in a class of its own. It is an incredible eatery with all organic produce and mostly home grown…
Calim
Timberyard is new kid on the Edinburgh restaurant scene, very cool, good thought out food, excellent friendly …
11. TIMBERYARD
11. TIMBERYARD
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66 local reviews
Lady Lawson Street, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 221 1222
Jamie & Laura
Jamie & Laura
Timberyard is in a class of its own. It is an incredible eatery with all organic produce and mostly home grown in their own on-site vegetabl…
Graeme
Graeme
Timberyard is in a class of its own. It is an incredible eatery with all organic produce and mostly home grown in their own on-site vegetabl…
Calim
Calim
Timberyard is new kid on the Edinburgh restaurant scene, very cool, good thought out food, excellent friendly service. Can be both romantic …
12. Meadowbank Stadium
12. Meadowbank Stadium
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9 local reviews
139-143 London Road, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 661 5351
GymHealthEstablishment
Karen
Meadowbank Sports Centre was the venue for the Commonwealth Games when they were last in Edinburgh, and have …
Mario
Sport centre with gym, fitness classes, etc.
Julita
Gym, fitness studio and sports facilities
12. Meadowbank Stadium
12. Meadowbank Stadium
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9 local reviews
139-143 London Road, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 661 5351
Karen
Karen
Meadowbank Sports Centre was the venue for the Commonwealth Games when they were last in Edinburgh, and have a wide range of gym facilities…
Mario
Mario
Sport centre with gym, fitness classes, etc.
Julita
Julita
Gym, fitness studio and sports facilities