99 Hanover Street

99 Hanover Street
99 Hanover Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1DJ
  • Telephone 0131 225 8200
  • Seasonal times Festival/Christmas: 3am license
  • Bar open Mon–Thu 4pm–1am; Fri 3pm–1am; Sat noon–1am; Sun 6pm–1am.
  • Email
  • Website www.99hanoverstreet.com
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99 Hanover Street

Busy, upbeat cocktail bar taking centre stage on Hanover Street with daily live DJs.

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99 Hanover Street is a steadfast feature of the city centre drinking scene, with live DJs and entertainment in quirky, opulent surroundings. The wittily themed cocktail directory ranges from Would I Lychee You to Bitch Peas! (that’s not a joke, there are actual peas in it) or enjoy a harmonious sharer from Tanq Sinatra and I Did It Mai Way. Other drinks options are presented in a series of informative bar and pie charts. Service is obviously important to the team behind the bar, while table packages offer groups a little exclusivity and remove the pesky inconvenience of having to get up to go to the bar at all.

  • High point: A good place for good times
  • Low point: A slight ‘in with the in crowd’ edge
  • Private dining: Up to 50 covers
  • Provides: Gluten-free options, Free wi-fi
  • Music on stereo: Upbeat, funk, hip-hop
  • Live entertainment: Live DJs
  • Capacity: 180
  • Largest group: 180
  • Open since: 2006
  • Number of wines sold by the glass: 2
  • House wine: £19 per bottle

Events at this venue

There are 5 events at this location

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The Art and Science of Gin

Edinburgh Gin Edinburgh Gin presents an interactive, full sensory experience using projection mapping technology, taking you on a journey of gin discovery. Step into an immersive environment exploring the art and science of gin, through the lens of Scotland’s historic, innovative capital city. Surround yourself in the…

Fri 4 Aug

Gin Den @ 99

£20 / 0131 225 8200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 5 Aug

Gin Den @ 99

£20 / 0131 225 8200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 6 Aug

Gin Den @ 99

£20 / 0131 225 8200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 27 Aug

Bradley Zero

House, R&B and soul courtesy of London-based DJ and producer, Bradley Zero.

Sun 13 Aug

Free / 0131 225 8200

  • 18:00 – 03:00

Illyus & Barrientos

Glasgow DJ and production duo with a love for floor-filling modern house.

Thu 17 Aug

Free / 0131 225 8200

  • 21:00 – 03:00

Justin Robertson

Eclectic mix of styles from pioneering producer/DJ Justin Edwards.

Sun 27 Aug

Free / 0131 225 8200

Festival Closing Party

  • 18:00 – 03:00

Shortee Blitz

The MOBO-winning hip hop and R&B specialist drops by for a one off urban workout.

Thu 10 Aug

Free / 0131 225 8200

  • 21:00 – 03:00

Reviews & features

Five reasons to go to . . . 99 Hanover Street

31 Jul 2015

Goldie, Optimo and Nightmares on Wax among festival highlights

Unleashed from its 11-months-a-year double life as one of Edinburgh’s most stylish and centrally located bars, 99 Hanover Street takes on a more clubby atmosphere during the Festival, aided by its legendary Thursday night guest parties.