Best pubs and bars on Leith Walk
Crawl your way down this bustling boulevard to Edinburgh's hippest northern hotspot
Take a crawl down the Walk and you'll be well watered from top to toe with an ever-expanding collection of bars that have exploded onto one of Edinburgh's most happening streets, with plenty of places to eat in between.
229 Leith Walk, EH6 8NY
This Swedish-influenced local paved the way for Leith Walk's explosion of new bars by offering strong drinks choices in comfy surroundings.
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7–8 Elm Row, EH7 4AA
A craft beer bonanza in a relaxed setting with an American diner menu makes this smart boozer well worth a visit.
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The Joker and the Thief
71 Elm Row, Edinburgh, EH7 4AQ
A smart, comfortable bar with the added bonus of being able to order pizza from nearby Origano.
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25 Buchanan Street, EH6 8SQ
This corner bar just off the Walk combines a lack of pretension with an emphasis on quality, good drink and conversation.
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260–262 Leith Walk, EH6 5EL
Taken over by Krafty Brew, this Berlin-influenced speakeasy has a snug beer garden and a range of live music and arts events.
facebook.com | read our review of Woodland Creatures