Whistle Binkies Live Music Bar

Whistlebinkies
Whistle Binkies Live Music Bar
4–6 South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1LG
  • Telephone 0131 557 5114
  • Opening times Mon–Thu & Sun 5pm–3am; Fri & Sat 1pm–3am.
  • Seasonal times Open until 5am during holidays and the Edinburgh Festival
  • Email
  • Website www.whistlebinkies.com
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Open seven nights a week until 3am with live music (new bands, singers and musicians). Cover charge on Fridays and Saturdays after midnight.

Stocking over 100 varieties of whisky and an enormous selection of beers and ales, Whistle Binkies is an institution in the town. We are the only free live music venue in Edinburgh which is open every night til 3am.

We have a minimum of four bands playing every night, with more at the weekend. Mondays is open mic night and on Tuesdays we have a weekly band showcase.

Located in the heart of the Old Town in the vaults under South Bridge, we pride ourselves on our friendly atmosphere and high quality of live music.

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Events at this venue

There are 8 events at this location

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Carey Carey Quite Contrary

Legendary club comic, fringe stalwart and raconteur of darkness, Carey Marx, took a lesson from Donald Trump and decided to become arrogant, certain and unapologetic. Goodbye integrity and humility, hello delusion and dishonesty. ★★★★ ‘A comedy master’ Scotsman ★★★★★ ‘Anecdotally debauched’ Herald

Sun 19 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

  • 17:15 – 18:15

Mon 20 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 21 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 557 5114

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 26 Aug

The Full Irish

Annual showcase of Irish talent, hosted by Chris O'Neill.

Sun 19 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

  • 11:00 – 11:55

Mon 20 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 21 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 557 5114

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 26 Aug

Gareth Richards: Prophet

Gareth Richards / PBH's Free Fringe Join Gareth Richards, Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer nominee 2010 for his eighth funny, stupid, stand-up show, with some hilarious songs played on the Q-Chord. As seen on Russell Howard's Good News and Live at the Electric on BBC Three. As heard on BBC Radio 1, 2 and…

Sun 19 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 14:45 – 15:45

Mon 20 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Tue 21 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 26 Aug

Henry Café: Quiz Machine

Aunty Pam’s dying wish was for Henry to do a pub quiz at her wake. Henry suspects Pam was murdered, so he runs a pub quiz designed to catch the killer. Character comedy, pub quiz, revenge. 'Baffling but really kind of wonderful' ★★★★ (List). ★★★★ (ThreeWeeks). ★★★★ (BunburyMagazine.com). ★★★★ (BroadwayBaby.com)

Sun 19 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 20 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 21 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 557 5114

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 24 Aug

Jocks, Geordies and Aussies

Willis, Obie and Neven / PBH's Free Fringe The finest Geordie, Scottish and Australian comedians come together for a fantastic hour of stand-up comedy. Presented by Newcastle's Dan Willis, ‘uber-Jock’ Obie and the most Australian man on the planet, Mick Neven. Top northern stars from stage/screen, plus special surprise…

Sun 19 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Mon 20 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Tue 21 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 26 Aug

Laughternoon Delight

Laughternoon Delight is a stand up comedy show hosted by Irish duo of Danny O'Brien and Rory O'Hanlon. Each day Danny and Rory are joined by the best acts performing at this year's Fringe. Back again for a 5th year in a row. This is a show that has guaranteed laughter. Not to be missed.

Tue 21 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 557 5114

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Wed 22 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 557 5114

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Maxine Jones: My Way 62

Maxine Jones / PBH's Free Fringe Maxine Jones, 62, has left home on a bicycle to become a nomad. It's like a gap year but it could be a very long gap year. It could be the gap between parenting and death. She cleared out the attic, let out the house, abandoned her sons, clipped on her panniers and set off. Running for…

Sun 19 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 16:00 – 16:50

Mon 20 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Tue 21 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 26 Aug

Robin Boot's Rockomedy: Welcome to the Pungle

He had full-house shows in 2015, 2016 and 2017 and now Robin Boot is back with his latest Rockomedy masterpiece: “Welcome to the Pungle” …the wild side of musical comedy! “Voted one of the top three New Comedians of 2016” (Last Minute) “Big presence, Big delivery, Big laughs” (Castle Comedy) “The Springsteen of Comedy…

Sun 19 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

  • 12:15 – 13:15

Mon 20 Aug

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 21 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 557 5114

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

Binkies Lounge

Free / 0131 557 5114

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 26 Aug