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11-14A West Maitland Street, Edinburgh EH12 5DS, Scotland
+44 131 228 2537
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Kilmarnock, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing food and service just need bigger portion size. Friendly efficient staff. Good atmosphere. Happy diner

Thank Agnes M
Newry, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 February 2017

only had one drink in this place and could not wait to leave!!! iv never met such a grumpy barman his attitude towards us was disgraceful .. we were 4 strangers in town and boy did we know it ..

Thank mizzb08
Barry, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Called here on a Tuesday evening quiet but it was tipping it down, good choice of cask ales and drinks suited for everyone.

Thank Mark M
London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Visited here for a few beers - found atmosphere rusty - and staff were rather unfriendly and in fact rude. Will not be returning any time soon.

1 Thank AlSedge
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This was clearly a locals pub. The rugby had finished on a sunday and we arrived late off the plane. The wine was nice, but the place was full of drunkards! some friendly others very lewd. I actually didn't want to go to the toilet as it was upstairs and a long way from pub itself with people who had... More 

Thank REJ1974
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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988 reviews
503 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 948 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

My partner and I called for drinks on an evening. Nice pub with a lovely atmosphere. Great selection of beers wines and spirits. Nice decor. Great staff. Great service.

1 Thank enncle
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I’d like to offer my sincere apologies to the barman who “served” my friends and I last night at around 10.30pm when we dropped in for a quick dram before catching our trains home. It was clearly very selfish of us not to realise that he was having a bad day so his bad temper and stinking attitude towards us... More 

3 Thank Nick523
Leeds, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We visited the Haymarket for a family meal on our trip from Yorkshire, our relatives had booked a table for 9 which this had reserved for us and the service was very good indeed. I had the sausages and mash which was lovely and my partner had the large fish and chips which was not for the faint hearted, 2... More 

Thank TommyJ2708
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

I went to the hay market bar with friends while down in Edinburgh for the weekend. The waitress was very rude and short with us telling us we should have waited to be seated even though there was no sign or staff at the door! Took a long time to take our orders for drinks and again had a long... More 

3 Thank Winegal108
Stroud, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

This is a very good pub, with a very good food menu I visited during "burns" week, and they had a special burns menu 2 course for £12, with 3 shots of whiskey for an extra £5 , so that is £1.70 per shot

Thank MikeWebley

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$23
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-14A West Maitland Street, Edinburgh EH12 5DS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 228 2537
You will find Haymarket in Edinburgh within a short stroll of Haymarket Station, Princes Street and Tynecastle and Murrayfield Stadiums - however you won't find another like it.Step in to discover a traditional pub of unique character, revered for its eclectic range of real ales and its quality pub food, which are served, as they should be, with a generous measure of famous British hospitality.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?