Best club & pub tours in Edinburgh

Check out the top club & pub tours in Edinburgh, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. The Wee Red Bar
1. The Wee Red Bar
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3 local reviews
74 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 229 1003
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Christine and Neil
Every third Saturday of the month, the Wee Red Bar at the Art College hosts The Egg, Edinburgh's longest runni…
Stephen
Compact bar-club known for playing music, with regular sets by DJs and a programme of live concerts.
Vicky
Student hang out with live bands and DJ's.
1. The Wee Red Bar
1. The Wee Red Bar
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3 local reviews
74 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 229 1003
Christine and Neil
Christine and Neil
Every third Saturday of the month, the Wee Red Bar at the Art College hosts The Egg, Edinburgh's longest running alternative nightclub. It s…
Stephen
Stephen
Compact bar-club known for playing music, with regular sets by DJs and a programme of live concerts.
Vicky
Vicky
Student hang out with live bands and DJ's.
2. Sneaky Pete's
2. Sneaky Pete's
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18 local reviews
73 Cowgate, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 225 1757
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Janine
Edinburgh isn't known for it's nightclubs, but Sneaky Pete's is probably the only one I think is worth hitting…
Emma
Tiny nightclub with some of the best nights if you're into electronic music. Popular with 18-30s. Not a place …
Nikki
The only sneaky thing about Sneaky Pete’s is that it doesn’t have a larger venue to fit in more people — but t…
2. Sneaky Pete's
2. Sneaky Pete's
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18 local reviews
73 Cowgate, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 225 1757
Janine
Janine
Edinburgh isn't known for it's nightclubs, but Sneaky Pete's is probably the only one I think is worth hitting up on a regular basis. Great …
Emma
Emma
Tiny nightclub with some of the best nights if you're into electronic music. Popular with 18-30s. Not a place for wearing heels! Also has …
Nikki
Nikki
The only sneaky thing about Sneaky Pete’s is that it doesn’t have a larger venue to fit in more people — but then, it wouldn’t be the same. …
3. The Stand Comedy Club
3. The Stand Comedy Club
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37 local reviews
5 York Pl, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 558 7272
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sarah
Edinburgh's legendary comedy club, The Stand has acts at lunch, evening, late, and often times in-between. Dur…
fiona
We are members here and it is open 7 days a week .The number of big name comedians who got their big break her…
Alasdair
Monday nights at the Stand Comedy Club are legendary! £1 entry and lots of very nervous first time comedians m…
3. The Stand Comedy Club
3. The Stand Comedy Club
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37 local reviews
5 York Pl, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 558 7272
sarah
sarah
Edinburgh's legendary comedy club, The Stand has acts at lunch, evening, late, and often times in-between. During the Fringe Festival it's j…
fiona
fiona
We are members here and it is open 7 days a week .The number of big name comedians who got their big break here especially during the festiv…
Alasdair
Alasdair
Monday nights at the Stand Comedy Club are legendary! £1 entry and lots of very nervous first time comedians mixed in with some veterans try…
4. Cabaret Voltaire
4. Cabaret Voltaire
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13 local reviews
36 Blair St, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 220 6176
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Hamish
One of the few nightclubs, I'd go to in Edinburgh for electronic music.
Andrew
Large nightclub, solid electronic music - I used to go here quite a bit as a student. Has a quieter bar-like a…
Mingaile
Atmospheric basement vault complex for club nights, live music, bar with craft beers and pizza.
4. Cabaret Voltaire
4. Cabaret Voltaire
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13 local reviews
36 Blair St, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 220 6176
Hamish
Hamish
One of the few nightclubs, I'd go to in Edinburgh for electronic music.
Andrew
Andrew
Large nightclub, solid electronic music - I used to go here quite a bit as a student. Has a quieter bar-like area upstairs that's also prett…
Mingaile
Mingaile
Atmospheric basement vault complex for club nights, live music, bar with craft beers and pizza.
5. The Dome
5. The Dome
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70 local reviews
14 George Street, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 624 8624
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Howard
Quite the ostentatious wine bar and eatery, the Dome is a 5 star experience and beautifully appointed. The do…
Louisa
Spectacular building, amazing interior. Try The Club Room for a cocktail in the coolest surroundings.
Rachael & Ricky
Do something quintessentially British and grab scones & tea from the Dome! Scones are very reasonably priced a…
5. The Dome
5. The Dome
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70 local reviews
14 George Street, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 624 8624
Howard
Howard
Quite the ostentatious wine bar and eatery, the Dome is a 5 star experience and beautifully appointed. The downstairs nightclub is called "…
Louisa
Louisa
Spectacular building, amazing interior. Try The Club Room for a cocktail in the coolest surroundings.
Rachael & Ricky
Rachael & Ricky
Do something quintessentially British and grab scones & tea from the Dome! Scones are very reasonably priced and visiting here really does f…
6. The Basement
6. The Basement
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35 local reviews
12 Broughton Street, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 557 0097
BarEstablishment
Mingaile
Vibrant pre-club cellar bar with friendly vibe and Scottish pub food menu with Mexican options.
Martin and Charul
Vibrant nightclub cellar bar with friendly vibe and Scottish pub food menu with Mexican options.
Maya
Vibrant pre-club cellar bar with friendly vibe and Scottish pub food with mexican options too. Lots of mezcal …
6. The Basement
6. The Basement
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35 local reviews
12 Broughton Street, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 557 0097
Mingaile
Mingaile
Vibrant pre-club cellar bar with friendly vibe and Scottish pub food menu with Mexican options.
Martin and Charul
Martin and Charul
Vibrant nightclub cellar bar with friendly vibe and Scottish pub food menu with Mexican options.
Maya
Maya
Vibrant pre-club cellar bar with friendly vibe and Scottish pub food with mexican options too. Lots of mezcal here too!
7. The Street
7. The Street
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11 local reviews
2b Picardy Place, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 556 4272
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James
This bar has a brilliant situation where you can sit with a wee coffee or a drink and watch the world go by fr…
SCOTT
Lively, fun and mixed clientelle have been keeping the Street busy for many years. Club nights held un the bas…
James
Cool little bar with big windows, perfect for people watching
7. The Street
7. The Street
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11 local reviews
2b Picardy Place, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 556 4272
James
James
This bar has a brilliant situation where you can sit with a wee coffee or a drink and watch the world go by from its floor to ceiling window…
SCOTT
SCOTT
Lively, fun and mixed clientelle have been keeping the Street busy for many years. Club nights held un the basement bar with resident Edinbu…
James
James
Cool little bar with big windows, perfect for people watching
8. The Voodoo Rooms
8. The Voodoo Rooms
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22 local reviews
19 West Register Street, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 556 7060
Establishment
Vicky
It's also a bar and restaurant as well as a nightclub and music venue. Worth it just to go for a cocktail in t…
Martin
Good bar/nightclub. Looks trendy and is a good place to take a date but is pretty relaxed nonetheless. All age…
Dani
Stylish bar in black and gold and mirrors. They do nice food and are a performance venue.
8. The Voodoo Rooms
8. The Voodoo Rooms
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22 local reviews
19 West Register Street, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 556 7060
Vicky
Vicky
It's also a bar and restaurant as well as a nightclub and music venue. Worth it just to go for a cocktail in the fancy bar but they do have …
Martin
Martin
Good bar/nightclub. Looks trendy and is a good place to take a date but is pretty relaxed nonetheless. All age groups seem to have a drink t…
Dani
Dani
Stylish bar in black and gold and mirrors. They do nice food and are a performance venue.
9. Tigerlily
9. Tigerlily
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44 local reviews
125 George Street, Edinburgh
0131 225 5005
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Howard
Edinburgh's essential 'pre club' cocktail bar on George Street which is the main hub for going out in the city…
Susan
Great place for trendy people looking for cocktails and other glamorous people, often used as a bar for those …
Alison
Great fun bar serving delicious cocktails. Frose Fridays - Freeze, Blend, Sip, Repeat all night long! Bar bi…
9. Tigerlily
9. Tigerlily
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44 local reviews
125 George Street, Edinburgh
0131 225 5005
Howard
Howard
Edinburgh's essential 'pre club' cocktail bar on George Street which is the main hub for going out in the city. Not inexpensive, but very ni…
Susan
Susan
Great place for trendy people looking for cocktails and other glamorous people, often used as a bar for those heading off to one of the citi…
Alison
Alison
Great fun bar serving delicious cocktails. Frose Fridays - Freeze, Blend, Sip, Repeat all night long! Bar bites and good restaurant menu a…
10. Bruntsfield Links
10. Bruntsfield Links
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16 local reviews
Bruntsfield Links, Edinburgh
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Fraser
Bruntsfield Links is the world's oldest short-hole golf course, and is directly across the road from our flat!…
Fiona
Free-to-all short hole golf course. We have clubs you can borrow if you'd like to play a round/hole or two
Sara
Free 36 hole pitch and putt golf course. We can lend you clubs or pop into The Golf Tavern and they hire them …
10. Bruntsfield Links
10. Bruntsfield Links
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16 local reviews
Bruntsfield Links, Edinburgh
Fraser
Fraser
Bruntsfield Links is the world's oldest short-hole golf course, and is directly across the road from our flat! Use of the course is free. G…
Fiona
Fiona
Free-to-all short hole golf course. We have clubs you can borrow if you'd like to play a round/hole or two
Sara
Sara
Free 36 hole pitch and putt golf course. We can lend you clubs or pop into The Golf Tavern and they hire them out at very reasonable rates.
11. CC Blooms
11. CC Blooms
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15 local reviews
23-24 Greenside Lane, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 556 9331
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James
If having a wee dance is your thing then you could do no worse than this exceptionally well established gay ba…
Al
An essential part of Edinburgh's LGBT scene, cafe by day, bar in the afternoon, club at night. Open until 3am …
Dan and Alex
Edinburgh's only Gay Club. Very mixed reviews of this one, we haven't been in years, but might be useful to kn…
11. CC Blooms
11. CC Blooms
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15 local reviews
23-24 Greenside Lane, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 556 9331
James
James
If having a wee dance is your thing then you could do no worse than this exceptionally well established gay bar/club & after its alleged 1 m…
Al
Al
An essential part of Edinburgh's LGBT scene, cafe by day, bar in the afternoon, club at night. Open until 3am 7 nights a week (5am during Au…
Dan and Alex
Dan and Alex
Edinburgh's only Gay Club. Very mixed reviews of this one, we haven't been in years, but might be useful to know where it is!
12. Hibernian Football Club
12. Hibernian Football Club
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8 local reviews
12 Albion Place, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 656 7078
Establishment
Grant
Hibernian Football Club!!
John
Hibernian Football Club's 20,000-seater stadium hosting home matches and occasional concerts.
Trevor
Founded in 1875 Hibernian Football Club (often known as Hibs) is a Scottish professional football club based i…
12. Hibernian Football Club
12. Hibernian Football Club
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8 local reviews
12 Albion Place, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 656 7078
Grant
Grant
Hibernian Football Club!!
John
John
Hibernian Football Club's 20,000-seater stadium hosting home matches and occasional concerts.
Trevor
Trevor
Founded in 1875 Hibernian Football Club (often known as Hibs) is a Scottish professional football club based in Leith in the north of Edinbu…