Best pubs and bars in the New Town
Top drinking dens in Edinburgh's swanky Georgian New Town
Look a little closer, beyond the New Town's orderly Georgian façade, and in true Edinburgh style you'll discover a come-hither coterie of basement cocktail bars, seductive speakeasies and drinking dens.
Hoot the Redeemer
7 Hanover Street, EH2 2DL
Carnival-themed bar seconds from Princes Street, where the claw machine flavour selector and chilled cocktails bring the fun factor.
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The Magnum Restaurant & Bar
1 Albany Street, EH1 3PY
Half bar, half bistro, this long-standing cosy New Town establishment punches well above its weight.
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Bryant and Mack
87–89 Rose Street North Lane, EH2 3DT
It's not easily spotted but once found, it offers creative cocktails in a comfortable setting.
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