These are the top rated pubs across the city according to customer reviews from Google and Tripadvisor.
From secret cocktail bars to traditional old boozers, Edinburgh is packed with great pubs to enjoy a tipple or a few. But which are the ones you should move to the top of your must-visit list? Here is a look at all the best-rated pubs in different areas of the city, according to customer reviews on Google and TripAdvisor.
1. Old Town
The Piper's Rest is a cosy pub with a lively atmosphere and a menu with a fine dollop of Scots’ grub. Famed for its steak pie the pub is rated highly by customers. One praised the music and service and added: "Great atmosphere with some live entertainment. Great way to spend your Saturday night." Photo: Contributed
2. New Town
Panda and Sons is a speakeasy themed vintage pub found behind a bookcase, downstairs from an entrance that looks like it's for a Barbers shop. One reviewer said: "Been in bars all over the world. Honestly, this one is one of a kind. Simply perfect, from the entrance, space, cocktails and staff. Wow." Photo: Supplied
Basement bar The Last Word Saloon has a roaring fire, a selection of Spotify playlists and staff who arehappy to mix you up something different if you don't fancy a cocktail on the menu. One happy customer said: "The staff are always welcoming and greet you with a friendly face and they have a fabulous list of cocktails, traditional and the more unusual." Photo: Supplied
The Corstorphine Inn is a great spot for a pub lunch or to watch sports in the evening. One reviewer praised the food, atmosphere and drinks but said the staff "are why you come back". Photo: Supplied