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Whistle Binkies

7 Niddry Street, Edinburgh EH1 1LG, Scotland
+44 131 557 5114
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Great venue

This was our first visit and definitely won’t be the last . The bands play at the back and what we... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Stephen W
,
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great Venue

We arrived in the afternoon, drinks are expensive however the music was good. The band didnt come... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
susanmferguson
,
Falkirk, United Kingdom
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Friendly pub featuring live music.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 1:00 pm - 3:00 am
LOCATION
7 Niddry Street, Edinburgh EH1 1LG, Scotland
Old Town
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+44 131 557 5114
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was our first visit and definitely won’t be the last . The bands play at the back and what we saw were well worth watching.

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 6 days ago

We arrived in the afternoon, drinks are expensive however the music was good. The band didnt come on until 5.00 but the atmosphere is nice.

Thank susanmferguson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Made to feel very unwelcome by singer of one of the bands when he told friends at my table to shut the f... up as he was seemingly singing song which demanded respect, although he forgot to tell his audience this. He was late for...More

Thank hcaldwell122
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this bar when a brilliant young band were on Matt Gloss and the Emulsions the whole place had a fantastic atmosphere and everyone seemed to be having a great time. We returned the following night and it was awful the band was...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Entered the bar at 7:45pm. Sat watching the live music until 11:30pm. Spent £70 on about 4 drinks between us. The drinks were over priced, however as the music and atmosphere was ok we weren’t bothered about paying that little bit extra to sit and...More

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great night out great bands wee bit crowded but great atmosphere. There plenty decent staff to deal with really big crowds.

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Thank Shaun M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was there as part of the live entertainment. Our band The Skababs played on a Tuesday night. Halloween night. From bar staff to management (Jim ) we were made to feel welcome. Excellent job done by the sound engineer. Highly recommended to any musicians looking...More

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Thank Skaliwa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in early before it was busy and really enjoyed the excellent background music. I will return when I visit Edinburgh next

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Thank EDITH P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whistle Binkies is a great night spot if you like live music and want to dance. Tons of energy in the place. Thank you for a great night while visiting Edinburgh

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Thank Faye A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, friendly staff with live music from early on in the day. Drinks reasonably priced too.

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Thank Jenbloom
Nearby
Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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thhngrytrvlr
15 October 2016|
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Response from Anita M | Reviewed this property |
No. over 18's only
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Laura030872
9 December 2015|
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Response from paulcumbria |
I will try to find out as we are visiting next weekend.
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