Category: Modern Bars

The Edinburgh guide to modern bars which includes cocktail bars, wine bars and chic bars.

99 Hanover Street

99 Hanover Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1DJ - Map
Hanover Street Bar

A smart relaxed feel that pulls a mixed crowd in age and style. This is a Fancy Bar that hasn’t sold its soul, its a large room with high ceiling’s and dark wood panelling, designer wall paper and nicely upholstered furniture. There … Read More

Category: Drinker, Modern Bars, New Town

Rick’s Bar

55A Frederick Street Edinburgh EH2 1HL - Map
Ricks Bar Edinburgh

A fancy bar that is becoming a classic, nice mix of people and great drinks menu. Rick’s Bar over the years has maintained its smart edge without adding many bells and whistles, its grown gracefully. With pleasing surroundings and a … Read More

Category: Drinker, Modern Bars, New Town
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Sky Bar

34 Bread Street, Edinburgh, EH3 9AF - Map
Edinburgh Castle from the Sky Bar

This is an unreserved recommendation for a high in Edinburgh. The cocktails, champagne and wine are good and put the icing on Edinburgh’s skyline. The Sky Bar is open on the first Thursday of the month at the Point Hotel. … Read More

Category: Drinker, Modern Bars, West End
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The Dome

14 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PF - Map
Dome Chandelier

This former bank building is an Edinburgh institution and deservedly so. The Dome was one of the first big bar, coffee and food places in Edinburgh. Although its in the Fancy Bars it has a maturity and classic feel that … Read More

Category: Drinker, Modern Bars, New Town
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