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CC Blooms

23-24 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, Scotland
+44 131 556 9331
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Terrible Experience ... Seems to Be A Recurring Issue Here

Visiting internationally, had drinks upstairs and then paid for the downstairs session, then walked... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Chris O
via mobile
Worst experience ever.

I’ve visited many gay venues both nationally and globally and this, by far, had to be the most rude... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jack R
via mobile
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23-24 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, Scotland
Broughton & Calton
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visiting internationally, had drinks upstairs and then paid for the downstairs session, then walked next door to our hotel, the "Glasshouse" for their last call and to speak with friends. At 1pm, we retuned to CC, and security said, find another bar, before even speaking...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve visited many gay venues both nationally and globally and this, by far, had to be the most rude experience I’ve ever come across. After travelling all the way up for the other end of the country to visit what I had heard as ‘one...More

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ms30721, Owner at CC Blooms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

You were turned away because your group tried to jump a large queue of people waiting to get entry by demanding you get in because you are gay. You then had a poor attitude with the steward, shouting at him that he only wants to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worst Treatment ever! We had driven up from Bristol to Edinburgh (410 miles) for a weekend away. We turned up at CC Blooms Edinburgh COMPLETLY SOBER, no pre drinks. Nothing! The door staff claimed that we had stumbled when walking up the street, in actual...More

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ms30721, Owner at CC Blooms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

When your group arrived at the door, trying to jump the enormous queue we had by demanding to get into the venue because you are gay, then when the door steward advises there is a queue and then you start having a go at him,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to CC Blooms yesterday for a burger. The service was excellent as usual. The staff couldn’t do enough. Regarding the food, I had better burgers there. This time, I had the feeling that the burger went via the microwave instead of being cooked...More

1  Thank alainLondon44
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Swung by for a few drinks post-blood brothers and had a fantastic evening. Decor is colourful and fun, welcoming and laid back ambiance. Our server Finn went above and beyond looking after myself and my partner and he seemed really genuinely interested in us and...More

1  Thank RobertAl3x
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

I had a bery unleasant experience outside this club. While queueing to get in to the club a guy starting being extremelly rude to us. When we were about to get in to the club the bouncers didn’t get me in because I was arguing...More

5  Thank Paola R
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

A good, fun place for a night out with drinks and dancing. Haven't tried the food but will definitely return for it.

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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Not one to complain, I hate doing so, but when it is just bad service it is frustrating. Not in anyway am I saying CC's is somewhere to avoid as it is definitely not, it is a great night. But I spent this evening waiting...More

5  Thank SJM539
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

I went to CC Blooms with my friend on a weekend away to Edinburgh, we'd had a great night in with food and drink but wanted to dance so as we were closeby at Waverley we took the short walk down the hill to Blooms...More

Thank Ruth T
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Me and my best friend ware celebrating new years in Scotland and went to CC Blooms most days. After the street party on Princes Street on New Year's eve we came to CC where we had a blast. It was fun and the two different...More

1  Thank Natan K
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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
...More
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10pm. 😊
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