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Deacon Brodie's Tavern

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A Old Edinburgh Pub

This pub is probably more suited to those who are dining particularly at lunch time when we... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Alanthebairn
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
History abounds

Great pub atmosphere, a historic landmark in Edinburgh that serves great beers and wonderful pub... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
losttherace
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Worcester, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This pub is probably more suited to those who are dining particularly at lunch time when we visited. There was a good selection of ales and service was good. Well located on the Royal Mile close to major tourist attractions.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Decan Brodies is A fantastic Pub that serves great ales and wine. You have to go to bar and order your drinks.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little pub to pop into for or a drink or food which we didn’t get to try sadly but have heard great things about. We stopped here a couple of times on our weekend trip to Edinburgh and we loved it. Beautiful inside, great...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great pub atmosphere, a historic landmark in Edinburgh that serves great beers and wonderful pub food. Don't miss it!

Thank losttherace
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Deacon Brody's is an iconic pub located on The Royal Mile in Edinburgh. (Look up "Deacon Brody" to discover more about this man for whom the pub was named.) We went on a Wednesday evening in late September and it was very busy. Drinks are...More

Thank Reviewsbychabela
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch while walking around town. The place was absolutely packed to the gills. We were able to order and get a great table right off the bar. Food was good and the beer was cold. Perfect.

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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Named after a famous person in Edinburgh. Upright citizen by day, burgler and worse by night. Thought to be the insperation for Dr. Jeckel and Mr. Hyde. Take a piccture of the outside and pass on eating there. Food only ok. Very crowded with a...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2018

I love traditional pubs like this, and we made a point of visiting a couple of times. does tend to get busy, being on the main Royal Mile, however we just got a drink and waited for a seat. would visit again.

Thank debkat
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here several times while walking up and down the mile. We never actually ordered food, just had beers. We didn’t have the opportunity to sit outside but it’s a cool place inside.

Thank jam12419
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We came in for a pint one day then came back again then came for food the following night. They don’t take bookings which I get and they don’t need to. We ate in the bar after being told it would be forty minutes for...More

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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
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