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John & Lily Minogue

Absolutely love coming to Planet (apart from when Lily cream pies me) John and his team are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
flybazz
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Paisley, United Kingdom
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Very friendly and lively

Visited to see Miss DQ perform for the fringe, and was impressed with the choice of drinks as well... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Adele C
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Devon, United Kingdom
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“John & Lily Minogue”
13 Aug 2018
“Very friendly and lively ”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love coming to Planet (apart from when Lily cream pies me) John and his team are amazingly friendly, welcoming and accommodating of customers. The entertainment is first class and the refurbishment has been fantastic, this really is the best LGBTQI+ venue in the east!

Thank flybazz
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Visited to see Miss DQ perform for the fringe, and was impressed with the choice of drinks as well as the friendly staff and great atmosphere.

Thank Adele C
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Lively gay bar in the heart of Edinburgh. Always something going on events wise. Friendly and welcoming staff, a good range of drinks, plenty seating and a dance floor too. They also sponsor one of the best football teams in the country!

Thank CraigA1326
Reviewed 26 July 2018

I was solo travelling when I visited, thought I would check the local LGBT scene in Edinburgh. When I went there, they hosted a drag show which was very entertaining and the people are quite friendly. However, there was a group of straight girls celebrating...More

Thank SansanMaria
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

From what people kept telling me I expect cracked out customers and a dirty mess and got the exact opposite. The staff were all friendly and didn’t seem put out making elaborate drinks like they were at cc blooms, the people were friendly and all...More

Thank crabandgoat
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Great little bar! Was plenty of seating, service at the bar was always pretty quick considering how busy it was! Drinks prices are very reasonable too! We all had a fantastic time here and will be coming back again! 5* all the way!

2  Thank Welsh-boy2225
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Was in on Friday night and the place was full with everyone having a great time. I was really impressed by the décor it has all been done up and open plan now with comfortable booths, I was really impressed. Really nicely done and great...More

2  Thank Cavaqueen16
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Visited for a hen party and we were not disappointed. The bar manager could not do enough to facilitate our group and really did go over and beyond the call of duty. She does a fantastic job. The show was amazing-- we had the best...More

Thank Cheryl872
Reviewed 14 February 2018

I had a super fun night in here. Great deal on drinks and a nice dance floor to get your moves on. Will come back.

Thank RemmyF2
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Most amazing staff so friendly & most amazing manager/ owner best venue in Edinburgh gay scene, all ways a good welcome & laugh, you have to go

Thank rikkiedinguy
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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
...More
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