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Dalriada. Edinburgh's Bar on the Beach

77 Promenade, Portobello, Edinburgh EH15 2EL, Scotland
+44 131 454 4500
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Community pub

Truly a brilliant family pub. Excellent beer, excellent staff and excellent location. The live... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
webjed
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Quick drink

Went for a walk along the prom and popped in here for a quick drink. It’s been and a while and was... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
Dougiedad
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edinburgh
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23 Dec 2017
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77 Promenade, Portobello, Edinburgh EH15 2EL, Scotland
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Truly a brilliant family pub. Excellent beer, excellent staff and excellent location. The live music sessions are the icing on the cake.

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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Went for a walk along the prom and popped in here for a quick drink. It’s been and a while and was very pleasantly surprised by the staff, big improvement in service ..well done..

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

My fave pub in Porty, love a lazy Saturday or Sunday afternoon in the main room listening to the live music. The music is usually of a high quality and the atmosphere is great. Fantastic setting too.

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

If I had not been there for a comedy night, I would have walked out. The place is not just shabby, that I have no problem with, but it was filthy. I had a pint of Kronenbourg, which I couldn't finish, it tasted disgusting. I...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The local of choice in the area. Lots of good looking young bartenders (light brown hair and distinctive ears in particular) and great live music most night.

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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We've found Dalriada by sudden during a late evening walk at the beach of Portobello. What a lovely and hidden place outside of Edinburgh! It's like spending an evening in the living room at a friends old house directly located at the waterfront. Chatting with...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

The Dalriada is an excellent pub, with a great beer garden for the very few sunny days Scotland get brilliant location. Great music also love when they put on comedy nights, whisky tasting, food tasting. Generally a great atmosphere. Bar staff are amazing would like...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

I have a wee soft spot for Dalriada, so I will frequent there now and again. I am not local to Porty so I do go out my way for possible tea and cake on a Sunday. As I did today. My friend went to...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

got a table next to the massive coal fire - it was an open night with guys turning up with guitars and playing and a big sing along -loved it - very friendly place

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We travelled a very long distance to visit the Dalriada for the Sunday pm music session. Staff very helpful as always but the music session starting at 3pm was disappointing this time. We may have misinterpreted this but it consisted of the guitar player playing...More

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