The Street

The Street
The Street
2 Picardy Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3JT
  • Box office 0131 556 4272
  • General enquiries 0131 556 4272
  • Opening times Mon–Sat noon–1am; Sun 12.30pm–1am
  • Seasonal times Festival and Christmas: extended hours
  • Bar open Mon–Thu noon–1am; Sat/Fri noon–3am; Sun 12.30pm–1am.
  • Food served Mon–Sat noon–9pm; Sun 12.30–9pm (Mexican menu served Sun–Thu 9pm–midnight).
  • Average price Brunch plate and bloody Mary for £10, served until 6pm Sat/Sun (set lunch); £15 (evening meal)
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Welcoming pub with a friendly buzz, great cocktails, and a basement club at the weekends.

Eating & Drinking Guide

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This review is taken from the current (2016) edition.

This bright drinking den with its floor to ceiling windows is perfect for people-watching, drinking and dancing – one of those places where you pop in for a quick one after work on a sunny Tuesday and end up holding court with a cocktail in each hand, until you realise that was your last night bus trundling past on its way down Leith Walk. Oops. Despite its size though, there’s a real community spirit in this bar – staff are friendly, dogs are welcome, there’s a lively quiz (aka comedy cabaret gameshow) on a Wednesday and decent food options (with a reduced menu served right through till midnight). Things ramp up at the weekend, when the downstairs club really comes into its own: local hero DJ Trendy Wendy has a regular Friday spot, kicking the weekend off as only she can.

  • High point: Friendly place to kick-start your weekend, or just your night
  • Low point: Cocktails go down a bit too easily
  • Notable dish: Mexican nibbles till mindnight

A trendy & popular mixed bar with friendly staff. By day the glass front makes it an ideal place to relax with a coffee & people watch, whilst at night it attracts a livelier crowd with a buzzing atmosphere.

The Street is a venue over two floors, for eating, drinking & dancing with outdoor heated smoking areas on both levels. We are open until 1am daily. Full menu is served until 9pm & snacks are available until midnight Sunday to Thursday. We serve a premium selection of beers, wines & spirits, plus an extensive cocktail list. Drink promos are available.

A hectic schedule of entertainment ensues every week. On Wednesdays The Pub Quiz rules at 9pm with prizes ranging from a bundle of cash to remote control helicopters. Thursday nights is "Quality Street" with DJs Honky Tonk & Monkey Baz playing every flavour in the box. Then there's dancing in The Street every Friday with DJ Trendy Wendy & Saturdays bring a selection of Edinburgh's finest pre-club parties & Djs. Downstairs area is available for private hire subject to availability.

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  • Private dining: Up to 100 covers
  • Provides: Vegetarian options (at least ¼ main courses), Gluten-free options, Outdoor tables, Free wi-fi
  • Music on stereo: House
  • Live entertainment: DJs and game show nights on Wednesdays
  • Capacity: 240; 120 seated
  • Largest group: 100
  • Open since: 2004
  • Number of wines sold by the glass: 8
  • House wine: £17.50 per bottle