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Good pub food

Had dinner here on our first day in Edinburgh. Food was good and the portion was generous. Service... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
ZinamonKveen
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Great pub!

After dinner, we went for a drink in the Royal Mile tavern. Lovely, nice atmosphere and live music... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
ChrisDessein
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Izegem, Belgium
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Given the craziness of August with the Fringe Festival and the Military Tattoo, we felt this was one of the best pub meals we had in Edinburgh. Top fish and chips, quick and obliging service by Carly and Danielle and good coffee. Thanks for the...More

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Had dinner here on our first day in Edinburgh. Food was good and the portion was generous. Service was friendly but not too quick as the place was very busy.

Thank ZinamonKveen
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

What a nice way to finish your evening, friendly staff, great selection of Beer and Ales, didn’t get any food but what I have seen looks delicious. Well done Scotland

Thank 2012Pierre
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Visited after a long journey to this lovely city. Very close to our hotel so made sense. The menu looked good and as there was a veggie haggis on offer, we decided to stay and eat. The food was good and plenty of it ,...More

Thank bevw1964
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

I’d been to this place several times in the past few years and always found it very pleasant. Decided to finish a night off there tonight and have a few pints. All was going swimmingly until the bell rang for last orders. About 30 seconds...More

Thank Tommytiler
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

After dinner, we went for a drink in the Royal Mile tavern. Lovely, nice atmosphere and live music after 10 pm. Different whisky's at offer.

Thank ChrisDessein
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I loved the interiors and enjoyed a tasty and flavorsome meal! The staff was friendly and the Haggis (my very first one) was delicious! Will definitely recommend this pub!

Thank Federico B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Had my breakfast in here ,called breakfast in bread,top notch.Big bread bowl filled with streaky rashers,sausages ,haggis,beans and eggs,very tasty and full for hours afterwards,also had deep fried mars bar with ice cream and cream,very tasty

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We stopped in here due to the rain and desire for some traditional Scottish food after going to the Edinburgh Castle. Between us we got the Highland Chicken (stuffed with haggis) and the Salmon & Mash. Food was great, nothing spectacular but hearty. For dessert...More

Thank Holly M
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We stopped here for some Haggis neeps and tatties. Delicious ,be hungry as the portion was huge. We also tested the deep fried mars bar ! It was very good but 1 between 2 is definitely enough as it is quite rich . The staff...More

Thank Stewie52
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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
...More
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