Nights Out

Nights Out

Bank holiday craft beer fest expecting 3000 revellers

MUSIC and beer, what better way to spend a bank holiday.

Baba has a new cocktail menu for summer

Taste the eastern sun in Mr Baba’s cocktails

NOTHING screams summer more than an expertly crafted cocktail, except when it boasts the flavours of the eastern Mediterranean, so as the sun comes out, where better to head than at Baba, on George Street.

Ship on the Shore

Iconic seafood restaurant gets £550,000 new bar area

IT’S one of the finest and best loved seafood restaurants in Leith and now, after a £550,000 refurb The Ship On The Shore is set to prove to be a bigger draw than ever before.

The Gin Thyme which is available at The Jolly Botanist (Photo: Contributed)

10 unusual gin cocktails you can try in these Edinburgh bars

British drinkers purchased more than 47 million bottles of gin last year.

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The Royal Observatory on Blackford Hill (Photo: EN)

10 ideas for a date night with a difference in Edinburgh

Date nights should never be dull occasions, writes Stephanie Abbot
Mike McGinty, General Manager of The Voyage of Buck

Buck the trend with a cocktail at Scotland’s most stylish bar

SCOTLAND’S newly crowned Most Stylish Bar, The Voyage of Buck, celebrates its win and this weekend’s Tales On Tour cocktail festival with a whole host of special events over the next few days.


Traditional Hearts bar shortlisted in top 5 best rugby bars in UK

Best known for flying the maroon flag as a Jambo boozer, the Athletic Arms in Gorgie has now gained the backing of fans fonder of the oval ball.

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DayGlow at The Mash House for Women V Cancer.

Taste legend Mark Price to play at one-off daytime clubbing event

GO clubbing by day on Saturday and raise money for a good cause at the same time.

Meats and Beats Festival

Meats & Beats Festival is back for seconds at new home Summerhall

THE Meats & Beats Festival returns to the Capital tomorrow, after selling out its inaugural year in 2017, bigger and better than ever before.

Vito Alongo of The Jolly

Edinburgh Restaurant Awards: Nominate your favourite restaurant now

HAVE you voted for or nominated your favourite restaurant yet?

The Edinburgh Restaurant Awards are now well underway, giving Evening News readers the chance to champion their favourite restaurant in one of a number of categories.

Now’s your chance to let your local cafe, bistro or eatery know just what they mean to you.

Just go to to nominate.

As we continue our look at the different categories in the run up to the winners being revealed, this week we focus on the Value For Money, Newcomer and Family Friendly categories.

A Bross bagel

Have your say in Edinburgh Restaurant Awards now

THE Edinburgh Restaurant Awards are now in full swing, giving Evening News readers the chance to vote for their favourite restaurant in one of a number of categories.

As we continue our look at the different categories in the run up to the winners being revealed, this week focus on the Cafe/Deli, Fine Dining and Pub Grub categories.

Montpeliers Bruntsfield

Vote now, the Edinburgh Restaurant Awards are go

THE Edinburgh Restaurant Awards were launched last week giving Evening News readers the chance to vote for their favourite restaurant in one of a number of categories.

Each week, in the run up to the winners being revealed we shall be highlighting some of the nominations received so far.

This week it entries for the Seafood, Breakfast and Street Food categories. You can nominate HERE

Rogue Village - East Lothian's Biggest Street Food Festival 'Canteen'

Plan ahead for food festival at Archerfield

MARK the dates in your diary and plan a daytrip, East Lothian’s biggest street food festival, Canteen, is to return to Archerfield Walled Garden later this year.

If you've only got one day to spend in Edinburgh, here are the must-do activities you should tick off your list

How to make the most of Edinburgh in just one day

With so many sights, attractions and things to do in Edinburgh, it can be difficult to know where to start if you’re only visiting for one day.

Black Ivy is launching its 28-seater 'free to use' space for businesses at its new monthly networking club

Edinburgh pub launches free to use work space for businesses

THE idea may have been born in Brooklyn but today it breaks out in Bruntsfield as one of the city’s newest luxury bars and restaurants introduces the concept of bar-based co-working to the city.

Cocktails at Kin

Pre-theatre tipple makes family of strangers at Kin

HEADING to see the latest show or your favourite band at The Playhouse any time soon?

Inside Bruntsfield's stylish new bar and hotel, Black Ivy.

Exclusive first look: Stylish Bruntsfield bar Black Ivy revealed

THINGS aren’t always what they first appear at Black Ivy, the stylish new Bruntsfield bar and hotel from city entrepreneur Billy Lowe.

Innis and Gunn Innis and Sunshine

Here comes the Innis & Gunn to make you smile

COME up and see the Capital’s latest pop-up bar and smile, here comes Innis & Gunn.

There have been claims that the plans were turned down due to snobbery

Claims of snobbery after plan for festive bar turned down

It was one of the most popular outdoor drinking and live music spots during the summer, but now calls of ‘snobbery’ are being aimed at the council after a permission for a bar in a section of the Festive Village on the roof of Waverley Mall has been turned down for “lowering the tone”.

Malones on the Mall refused permission for Christmas pop-up.''PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Malones outdoor bar denied Christmas pop-up space on Waverley Mall

A rooftop outdoor bar and live music venue previously on top of Waverley Mall has been refused permission to set up in time for Christmas.

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