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Candy Bar

113-115 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 4JN, Scotland
+44 131 225 9179
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Cheap n cheerful

Two weekend in a row we dined here...the first week was awful...cold food terrible service etc but... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Juelsy
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Festive Fun

Was part of our Cocktail Club pub crawl. Great atmosphere and, even though it was busy, the staff... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gemma H
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113-115 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 4JN, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Two weekend in a row we dined here...the first week was awful...cold food terrible service etc but last weekend they redeemed themselves. Hot food fast n efficient service. My biggest grip is that with a party of over 10 they automatically add service charge into...More

Thank Juelsy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was part of our Cocktail Club pub crawl. Great atmosphere and, even though it was busy, the staff were able to find us a table. The vibe was so good that we decided to stay for some food. Just got loads of nibbles for us...More

Thank Gemma H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here for a quick and cheap lunch - which is exactly what we got. We had the fish finger sandwich and the prawn wrap, both of which were just fine and tasty enough! Certainly a fine place to come if you are looking...More

Thank Rach859
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Great location. Modern basement bar on George street in central Edinburgh. Wide choice of food. All at a very reasonable price. Most of dishes we had all tasted fine. Definitely worth the money. Don’t expect high end food and you won’t be disappointed. Staff very...More

Thank Ross G
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Arrived at the bar with friends the place was stinkinking candles during to hide the smell of food. Asked for lager on draft none of my choice was avabile. The bar staff was not really interested and to serve. Why haven't you stocked up the...More

Thank stevie1814
Reviewed 27 December 2017

visited here for a couple of drinks. the prices are fine and the menu had lots of choice for different drinks so there would be something for everyone. i just felt like we were waiting quite a while for cocktails but this wasn't a huge...More

Thank 123eml
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Ate here with an Itison voucher giving you 3 bar bites and a cocktail. I see someone else has commented that they were only offered sides - we had courgette fries (really nice), sweet potato fries and onion rings. All very good and we bought...More

Thank kathryndob
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We had a voucher which clearly stated 3 Bar Bites and 2 cocktails but when we tried to order we were told offer was for 3 Sides (which were all chips or onion rings). When we asked to speak to the manager he confirmed this...More

Thank kathycY8964PM
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I've been to Candy Bar on nights out for drinks but never tried the food so hearing about their £5 menu I had to try it. The menu has something for everyone, we had the excellent fish and chips (best chunky chips!) and the chicken...More

Thank Amy F
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Service and making of cocktails exceptionally slow. Noise excessive. Interior of bar blah and cocktail menu blah. Many better places in area.

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New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
...More
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