Best for cocktails in Edinburgh
- Eating and Drinking Guide
- 26 April 2017
Fear not friends, here's our tasty little list of cocktail bars for your next night out
With new bars popping up every month and young bartenders determined to show off their latest creations, Edinburgh's cocktail scene is booming like never before. Keeping the speakeasy theme alive with disguised entry's and minimal website info means taking a gamble with many cocktail bars, so take a look at some of our favourites to keep you on track.
1 George IV Bridge, Old Town, EH1 1AD
Pretty and bespoke cocktails inspired by art are exhibited in this high-end reboot.
read our review of Epicurean
Panda & Sons
79 Queen Street, New Town, EH2 4NF
Tucked downstairs on a corner of Queen Street, this prohibition-themed cocktail bar offers unusual concoctions.
pandaandsons.com | read our review of Panda & Sons
3a St Andrew Square, City Centre, EH2 2BD
Intelligent, unusual cocktails come with a Bombay twist and are prepared with care in this underground bar.
dishoom.com/permitroom | read our review of Permit Room
The Voyage of Buck
29–31 William Street, West End, EH3 7NF
A whimsical narrative means the creative cocktail selections all work together well in this new West End haunt.
thevoyageofbuckedinburgh.co.uk | read our review of The Voyage of Buck