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Bar Salsa

3 Cowgatehead, Edinburgh EH1 1JY, Scotland
+44 131 629 1730
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Fab place

Visited bar salsa this weekend and it doesn’t disappoint. Great atmosphere with good music. very... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
RMC33
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Jo-ann was on the ball

Great value for money here. Staff was really friendly. Was served by Jo all night and she was on... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2017
Peter W
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6 Sep 2017
“Cheap does the deed !”
1 Jun 2017
“Average food and service”
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Hours Today: 16:00 - 01:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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3 Cowgatehead, Edinburgh EH1 1JY, Scotland
Old Town
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Visited bar salsa this weekend and it doesn’t disappoint. Great atmosphere with good music. very cheap drink and shots which is great considering the central location.

Thank RMC33
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Great value for money here. Staff was really friendly. Was served by Jo all night and she was on the ball!!!

Thank Peter W
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Great value for money and the service was great. I visited with my boyfriend a few days ago just for a few cocktails. Prices were great and the service even better. I was served by a very helpful bar tender Jo. She was very attentive,...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved my drinks here. Music was very enjoyable with outstanding service. My server was a young lad named Thomas (With whom I was served by all night) who was very polite and friendly, he had excellent understanding of the menu and made a delicious...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Cheap and cheerful, great staff and even greater prices, well worth a visit, I'll definitely call again next time in Edinburgh

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

HERE BTW ALAN is one Of the best the BEST bouncer I have bumped into on the cowgate. He is amazing, good banter, loves a wee laugh, has an amazing beard and cannot be faulted on a night out. Give him a raise because everywhere...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Loved this little place. Absolutely packed when we went in and was shoulder to shoulder with everyone but it was so cheap we didn’t care!!!

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Reece S, General Manager at Bar Salsa, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

thanks for taking some time to give us a review! I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us enough to give us a review! We can’t wait to have you back with us!

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

As title states. Cheap, but does the deed ! Can't find anywhere else in Edinburgh that offers cheap beers & sprits. Always a busy venue & friendly staff. Toilets are something quite unique ! shall let your imagination run riot lol All in great venue...More

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Reece S, General Manager at Bar Salsa, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

thanks for taking some time to give us a review! I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us enough to give us such a positive review and I’m glad you loved the staff! We can’t wait to have you back with us!

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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Yes there is only one female toilet but don't let something so minimal put you off visiting! The cocktail menu is extensive (£4 for everything that you would pay £10 for anywhere else!!), all made from scratch by staff who really know their stuff and...More

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barsalsa, Public Relations Manager at Bar Salsa, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Hi Kokoxj, thanks for taking some time to give us a review! I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us enough to give us such an extensive and positive review! We can’t wait to have you back with us!

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Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch waited 10 minutes on a table .average food served really not too impressive.. staff moaned about the manager stealing their tips .. won't be back

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BSEDIN, Manager at Bar Salsa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Hi avidtraveller1969, As we are a bar only that does not sell food I think you have reviewed the wrong premises!

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