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Dropkick Murphys Edinburgh

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This place is heaven

Arguably the greatest place on earth. Me and me mate C5 came here five nights straight while we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Conrad H
One of the best

Rugby weekend...... open till later than any others and with live music. A fantastic venue for... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Laura B
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Late Night Live Music Bar Open Until 3 Am Showing All Live Sport Great Atmosphere And Great Craic A Must For All Music Fans
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
7 Merchant Street | EH12QD, Edinburgh EH1 2QD, Scotland
Old Town
+44 131 225 2002
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arguably the greatest place on earth. Me and me mate C5 came here five nights straight while we stayed in Edinburgh. The lads behind the bar were class too.

2  Thank Conrad H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

just back from a short but sweet 2 night break in the beautiful Edinburgh, called in here thursday night and we were glad we did. lovely friendly staff, stephen the barman made me a lovely rhubarb gin , it was delicious , matthew the doorman...More

1  Thank cbargirl
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

A group of friends visit to this place which one of our group used to frequent as a student. Large cavern like quality. Guinness was nice. Service reasonably prompt. We went early to see a couple of pay what you want shoes - ok only....More

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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Rugby weekend...... open till later than any others and with live music. A fantastic venue for anyone visiting Edinburgh. The service wasn’t easy but the place was packed so.... so forgiven and always with a smile. A place to be visited by any night owl

2  Thank Laura B
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Dropkick Murphys is by far the best pub in Edinburgh. Whether it's to end your night out with great live music or a nice drink after a shift! The staff are all very nice and very hard working during their busy periods. Great place to...More

2  Thank Niamh O
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Came to see the Irish comedy night when the fringe was on. Excellent atmosphere, reasonable prices and lots of friendly faces!

2  Thank Graham M
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Dropkicks is a fab bar with really lovely staff, in a brilliant location in Edinburgh. It's spacious and has an excellent atmosphere. Gin and Tonics are great :)

1  Thank megedwards08
Reviewed 11 August 2018

This pub is so great to us as a society and it is such a lovely place to come for a drink with your friends. The staff are really great and this is one of my places of choice for an evening out!

2  Thank Annabel R
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Been to dropkicks a few times, the staff are always super friendly and the atmosphere is always buzzing and enjoyable whether on a Friday night or Tuesday. Love this place :)

3  Thank Katie O
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Dropkicks is a great bar, in a great location, the drinks are fairly priced and the music is always excellent. I love that it stays open until late and there’s room to have a dance if you feel like it. The staff are always lovely...More

2  Thank Adam M
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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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