Random Questions: Anyone in Edinburgh?


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kozsie
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92 posts since 12/9/07

posted 14 Jul 2017 09:13, edited 14 Jul 2017 09:13
Strummer wrote: Anyone recommend a decent late bar/club? Decent crowd, good music, dance floor

99 Hanover St might be your bag.

Depends what you define as decent and good.
Doogan
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396 posts since 13/4/14

23 Jul 2017 22:19
Cabaret Volitaire is decent.
Tobypricec
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276 posts since 6/1/15

20 Mar 2018 22:15
Anywhere good for Italian food?
nick17
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82 posts since 25/6/10

20 Mar 2018 22:20
Locanda De Gusti on Dalry Road
Doogan
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396 posts since 13/4/14

20 Mar 2018 22:24
Oregano on Leith walk for Pizzas. Really nice place.
Tobypricec
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276 posts since 6/1/15

21 Mar 2018 07:21
Cheers!
andymakesglasses
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20093 posts since 26/1/06

21 Mar 2018 08:37
La Piazza on Shandwick Place is good, very friendly staff.

Quattro Zero on Queensferry Street is cheap and cheerful but good.
Hi-Definition
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1703 posts since 6/12/08

22 Mar 2018 12:34
Nonnas Kitchen at Morningside for Italian or Civerinos at Tron Kirk for Pizza.

Oregano is also really nice inside.
Brenner
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135 posts since 25/11/11

27 Feb 2019 21:23
Heading for the weekend and just realised same day as rugby Cool Keen to watch it though, anyone recommend a good central pub or area?
Doogan
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396 posts since 13/4/14

27 Feb 2019 22:14
Grass Market (will be busy though).

Loads of pubs near Haymarket train station.

Rose street.
andymakesglasses
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20093 posts since 26/1/06

28 Feb 2019 08:47
I'd avoid all of those places on match day. Laughing out loud Anywhere decent will be busy though.

The Cambridge Bar is good (great burgers too).

Holyrood 9A have just installed a new screen in time for the rugby.

The Three Sisters will show it on a big screen outside, great atmosphere but it'll be rammed.

The Pear Tree is a wee bit further out from the centre but also has a big outdoor screen.

McSorley's has a lot of space and is ok.
Brenner
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135 posts since 25/11/11

28 Feb 2019 09:59
Nice one, cheers lads.
Doogan
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396 posts since 13/4/14

28 Feb 2019 17:49
Sorry, I misread that as you were looking for a rugby pub.

Plenty bars on the streets off Princes Street such as Hanover, Frederick and Castle streets. Rose street runs parallel to Princes st and is mostly pubs. George Street runs parallel to Rose street and has loads of expensive bars and spice boys.
Sholto
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480 posts since 25/12/12

posted 28 Feb 2019 19:48, edited 28 Feb 2019 19:48
Does anyone know the geezer that runs Backbeat Records?
andymakesglasses
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20093 posts since 26/1/06

1 Mar 2019 09:08
Seems like quite a "character".