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Dalriada. Edinburgh's Bar on the Beach

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Best pub ever!

What more could you ask for? Friendly staff, good food and amazing entertainment. Music sessions on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jenna D
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
via mobile
Excellent place to visit

This place is a great place visit if you're ever in Portobello. There's always live folk music and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nick G
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4 weeks ago
“Best pub ever! ”
4 weeks ago
“Excellent place to visit”
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77 Promenade, Portobello, Edinburgh EH15 2EL, Scotland
+44 131 454 4500
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What more could you ask for? Friendly staff, good food and amazing entertainment. Music sessions on all weekend. Beautiful building with views out to the ocean 💖 Family friendly

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a great place visit if you're ever in Portobello. There's always live folk music and a great selection of cask ales. There's an extensive gin menu if that's your tipple. The bar does light snacks too. Excellent value and I highly recommend...More

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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

Thank stormbreaker d
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.

Thank Murray W
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

Thank Tomas W
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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