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Jessie Mays Bar & Kitchen

#1,174 of 1,819 Restaurants in Edinburgh
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Jessie Mays Bar & Kitchen is an independent, family run business. Scottish hospitality is deep rooted in our family history; with a wealth of experience spanning over 40 years, and the most recent here, at Jessie Mays.
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Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Bar, British, Contemporary, Pub, Scottish
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I first visited this bar in Nov 2017 when attending a rugby match at nearby Murrayfield. At that time you could book a table for lunch, which was good quality for the price. I have continued to go there before attending matches at Murrayfield even...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lifebeyond70
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend were coming back from a bike tour and we were looking for a quiet place to drink a pint. We had already seen that pub several times before and then we decided to try it. The pub is not too big,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank valentinan374
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Decent beer including at least one cask ale (at time of writing) and above average pub grub. Probably best avoided on football days as it's crowded and service is naturally a lot slower than usual.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank RodgerDeLodget
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Realy freindly bar with great atmosphere and good prices in great location for any visit to Murreyfield

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank JohnLisaMc
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Tasty food, excellent beer, best service! Children wellcome, real atmosphere - recommended for families

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank houskap
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Great place for a Sunday Roast. Friendly and helpful staff with great tasting food. Wide range of drinks as well with a friendly atmosphere. Brilliant local to have!

Date of visit: April 2018
3  Thank Robbie M
Reviewed 10 April 2018

I used to go to this pub to drink and eat. With new friends in the town, I wanted to show this pub for them. But it was a terrible for me and for my friends. 1) We are seven people and when we arrived...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Fernando N
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Always pop in here before any international rugby game at Murrayfield. Good well priced food with quick service but you do need to book well in advance on rugby days. Good selection of beers and whisky and good atmosphere.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Visited this pub at lunchtime to be told abruptly on entry that they are not doing food. Decided to have a drink anyway. Bar near enough empty but table I sat at was needing cleaned. Stood at bar to be served for 5 minutes while...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank rossjgilchrist
jonnyrowett, Manager at Jessie Mays Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Hi Ross Thank you for your review and for bringing this to our attention. We apologise that you feel you were not treated very well on your visit. I have talked to the team member in question and she did not mean to sound abrupt...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017

We have been twice in recent weeks for lunch before going to a rugby match at Murrayfield, which is 5 minutes walk away. On both occasions the food has been good (fish and chips very good), although there has been a wait of approx 30...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Lifebeyond70
jonnyrowett, Manager at Jessie Mays Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Hello there. Thank you very much for you review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit. We apologise for the wait for food but as you can imagine that only happens on busy sports days where we get many tables booked at the same time....More

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