Secret Bars In Edinburgh

Sure the Scottish capital may be home to plenty of sky-high venues and swanky hotel haunts, but to get to the really special spots? You have to look a little deeper. From underground jazz clubs to cosy cocktail lounges hidden behind barbershops, these secret Edinburgh bars promise to add an air of mystery to your next night out.

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Bramble Bar

Ranked number 4 in the UK's Top 50 Cocktail Bars, Bramble is a hidden gem nestled into Queen Street. Regularly frequented by the city's bartenders, this place is a guaranteed winner when it comes to knock-out cocktails. Come the weekend? Expect live DJs and dancing 'til the wee hours.

The Jazz Bar

Hidden beneath the hustle and bustle of Chambers Street, The Jazz Bar is a sleek live music venue showcasing some of the city's most exciting talent. Follow the vibrant neon lights and you'll find a low-ceiling space, complete with candlelit tables and a team of expert mixologists.

Panda & Sons

While Panda & Sons' facade may look like an old-fashioned barbershop, once inside you'll find a secret set of stairs hidden behind a bookcase. Descend down them and you'll be greeted with a lair of drinking, dancing and debauchery, where you'll be able to sip on some of Edinburgh's quirkiest drinks.