Stag Do Bars and Clubs in Edinburgh

Congrats, you're getting married. The big day is fast approaching but we know that every groom needs just one more massive night out with their closest mates before tying the knot. Bursting with huge clubs and fun-loving bars, Edinburgh is easily one of the best city's in the UK for a stag do. Whether you're looking for a quiet night with the boys or instead plan on recreating scenes from The Hangover, our beautiful city never disappoints. To help you plan the perfect night out, we've pulled together a list of all the best bars and clubs for a stag do in Edinburgh. 

Last updated on 21st July 2022

Three Sisters is a lively pub and party bar that never shies away from hosting a lively party. Sitting comfortably on Edinburgh's historic Cowgate, the venue's multiple bars, live entertainment and huge speakers, to create the perfect atmosphere for a boozy stag night out in the city. 

When it comes to boozy nights, Marcos has it all and then some. There's stone-baked pizzas at a decent price, over 35 different types on gin and a retro arcade all under one roof. Plus, with 19 tables, there's more than enough space for you and your mates.

Why not try something a little different? This thrilling escape room challenge includes four themed rooms to complete before you earn your freedom and gain the glory. It's sure to be a fun, thrilling experience for all. 

Shanghai Club at Le Monde

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One of the best clubs in Edinburgh, this sleek spot offers space to drink, dance and even catch a little burlesque if you pick the right night. Their friendly team are always on hand to help you make the most of your night, from chilled drinks in one of their exclusive bar areas, to hitting the dance floor with everything you've got.

Ballie Ballerson Edinburgh

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Let your Edinburgh stag do unleash the group's inner children with Ballie Ballerson, the ball pit cocktail bar fronting £5 cocktails inspired by the likes of Dip Dabs. Better yet, there's live DJs playing a mix of house, disco and RnB.

Boteco Do Brasil is a cocktail bar in Edinburgh that hopes to recreate the flair and character of Rio in the heart of the Scottish capital. The venue's salsa dancers rule the roost on the weekends, while the team of expert bartenders fill the venue with vibrant energy courtesy of their rum and fruit-based tropical cocktails. 


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Pilgrim Bar is the perfect venue to start a big stag do in Edinburgh. Having burst into the city's nightlife scene and made a splash with its devil-may-care approach to everything, the bar's cheap drinks and impressive collection of International spirits and craft beers is exactly what every stag do needs to get the ball rolling.

The Hive Nightclub

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The Hive is a legend is Edinburgh's nightlife scene, known for its boozy club nights and the team of resident DJs playing every genre under the sun throughout the week. Meanwhile, the bar staff pull in every guest with their enticing discounts and £1 shot deals; it's messy, it's loud but it's great for one last wild night out before walking down the aisle.


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Not only does OX184 promise an impressive collection of whisky and beer, but also loaded burgers, mouthwatering hot dogs and lip-smacking ribs. Plus, with live DJs and a late night licence, this is the ultimate place for a stag do in Edinburgh.


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A cocktail bar and nightclub in the heart of the city, this party hub offers one of the best spots to get those stag antics underway. Alongside hosting some of the best DJs in the city, Bourbon also offer some slick private hire spaces so you can get your pre-drink on in private before you hit the dance floor.