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The Canny Man Pub

Eh10 239 Morningside Road, Edinburgh EH10 4QU, Scotland
+44 131 447 1481
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Our favourite Edinburgh pub for a quiet drink

Ecelctic decorations and an excellent range of whiskeys makes this my favourite Edinburgh pub for a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ron C
Bath, United Kingdom
unique and individual

I thought I had been here at some point way back in the past, but upon stepping in I realised that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gilliane M
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
22 May 2017
“Interesting! Traditional and trendy Edinburgh ”
3 days ago
“Our favourite Edinburgh pub for a quiet drink”
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Eh10 239 Morningside Road, Edinburgh EH10 4QU, Scotland
+44 131 447 1481
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ecelctic decorations and an excellent range of whiskeys makes this my favourite Edinburgh pub for a quiet drink.

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought I had been here at some point way back in the past, but upon stepping in I realised that I quite clearly hadn't - This is an old fashioned pub with all sorts of things hanging on the walls and from the ceiling,...More

Thank Gilliane M
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Welcoming, unique free pub with a long history ran by the family! Splendid collection of Scotches and ales. In through to the lounge area is an amazing example of collectables. The food is fabulous and the sandwiches rather unusual for Scotland as they are Danish...More

Thank Maurissa A
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Great place so different from the norm places to have lunch. Food great and lovely hostess. Looking forward to be going for Sunday Lunch soon. Would just say you must go there !!!!

Thank siegrid M
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Came here with family for lunch. It was a return visit having so enjoyed the food and atmosphere on our first visit. We were not disappointed. The Sunday roast lunch is amazing value and extremely tasty! The friendly service is first class and the surroundings...More

Thank tennisguy37
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Went in for an early (12:45) lunch on a wet Monday, not knowing what to expect. The decor is rather weird and wonderful; the number of single malts on display is almost incredible; but the strangest thing was that their speciality is Smorgesbord: (don't know...More

Thank Courtenay Y
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Interesting surroundings though much gentrified from the days when this bar had character. Drinks ridiculously expensive. Snooty, unfriendly staff and surely the most sour faced landlady in Edinburgh. No greeting, no acknowledgement even as we were studiously ignored. On leaving noticed sign on inside of...More

5  Thank chocsEdinburgh
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Bookclub visited Edinburgh for the evening. Had a lovely home cooked meal, then went for a drink at The Canny Man Pub. Was very busy, Scotland having beaten Ireland in rugby. Atmosphere therefore jolly! Staff helpful and found the six of us a seat. We...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 1 November 2016

If you want to try different whiskey then this is a good place to start. Prices can be a stumbling block as some drinks are quite expensive. The place lacks atmosphere and the staff are so dull and lack character. Not got much to say...More

1  Thank jimimk
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

The Canny Man's What a great place to go out to, very interesting decor great staff and a great collection of interesting people. The management have this pub spot on whole welcoming place to go out I would highly recommend paying this pub a visit...More

Thank PaulDicksonPaul
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