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Good lunch on the terrace

Very good value for pub lunch and sunshine. We had good fish and chips as well as special offer... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Charlotte C
Homely friendly Hotel

The staff are friendly and very helpful . The hotel is in a quite area just off the main route... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Eoin F
Western Ireland, Ireland
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  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
30 Mar 2017
“Good lunch on the terrace”
16 Mar 2017
“Homely friendly Hotel”
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2-4 Alvanley Terrace, Edinburgh EH9 1DU, Scotland
Southside & Holyrood
+44 131 229 3834
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Very good value for pub lunch and sunshine. We had good fish and chips as well as special offer burger and pint. Service was very slow but perhaps understaffed for a sunny saturday.

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

The staff are friendly and very helpful . The hotel is in a quite area just off the main route towards Princess street . Unfountitly there is no free parking near this location and the parking wardens are very active ( parking ticket within 5...More

Thank Eoin F
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Hotel staff were very helpful and accommodating. The room was large and clean although there was no mirror in the bedroom which was inconvenient. Quiet location, nice walk into the city centre. The breakfast was tasty, however the waitresses working in the evening had their...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Went here for a spot of lunch on a recent visit back to Edinburgh. I used to go here regularly when at university as I used to live just around the corner. The bar is very clean and a good atmosphere. It offers good deals...More

Thank benji_prosser
Reviewed 21 September 2016

burgers were awful,dry and tasteless with stale buns, staff were awful, one lady the manager i believe scowled "Aye in tesco" when I said to my friend that how crazy it is how rose wine is only £4 in store. Drinks are over priced and...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I recommended the links bar for a Tuesday evening drink. All was going well. The ambience is very well suited to autumnal evenings; cosy and warm. When the 3 flat screens were switched on to a football match ( with sound) we decanted to the...More

Thank Bluebellknoll000
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Very friendly staff, nice atmosphere, has tables outside if the weather permits, walking distance from downtown, open until late. Loved it.

Thank Rejane D
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This is a pleasant and nicely laid out bar/ eatery ( with rooms above ) a decent choice of menu at fairly reasonable prices, and tasty food. I had been here but simply years ago, and it was somewhat different then, but now more modern...More

Thank Gilliane M
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Great room, breakfast, afternoon tea, easy acess to park, shops bus route to castle and centre of Edinburgh. Great friendly staff, willing to help and serve. Great views and local coffee shops, retaurants.

Thank Karina123456143
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Lovely food, setting and service unfortunately annoying loud phone ringing frequently. Please reduce the ringtone volume.

Thank lizcV7491EV
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Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around
university buildings in Southside, the sort of
neighbourhood that supports a long string of
second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for
just a few pounds. In August the student population is
replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here
for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and
arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking
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