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Planet Bar Edinburg

6 Baxter's Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AF, Scotland
+44 131 556 5551
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Great tome

Most amazing staff so friendly & most amazing manager/ owner best venue in Edinburgh gay scene, all... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
via mobile
Nice enough and more friendly

Nice enough place... more friendly that the other bars.. good gay bar. Dance area for... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Houston, Texas
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15 Jul 2017
“Nice enough and more friendly”
9 Apr 2017
“Great Fun”
6 Baxter's Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AF, Scotland
Broughton & Calton
+44 131 556 5551
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Most amazing staff so friendly & most amazing manager/ owner best venue in Edinburgh gay scene, all ways a good welcome & laugh, you have to go

Thank rikkiedinguy
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Nice enough place... more friendly that the other bars.. good gay bar. Dance area for later....pool table and drink specials.

Thank bobby20172017
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I used this venue during the gay pride festival, the staff are friendly, helpful and you can see by the regulars around and what they have to say, that the place is popular, the owner John is a real character and seems to be very...More

Thank TheAvenueGuesthouse
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Planet Out is such an amazing bar! I visited whilst on a long weekend away in Edinburgh and thought this place was brilliant. The staff were so friendly and the other customers were really friendly and welcoming which is so often not the case in...More

Thank BeckyWalker92
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Great, relaxed bar for all ages. It has a lot of regulars, judging by the friendly greetings. So it is not a twink bar, go to CC Blooms for that. It has no 'look' going on. All ages, all varieties of LGBTQ. Sofas, stools, pool...More

Thank Sean N
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Not been here for a while so was pleasantly surprised to see it had been revamped a bit. Comfy couches were nice and a small dance floor beside the DJ booth. There was no quiz on which was a change instead it is Bingo with...More

Thank sheils52
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Visited a couple of time during our visit. Everyone seemed to know each other and were friendly to visitors. Plenty of comfy chairs as well as a nice little dance floor.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This was a major improvement over an earlier appointment at a certain aggressive, homophobic little place in Leith named Joseph Pearce. After a gruelling affair (no pun intended as I'm a semi closet case) at the aforementioned horrible little bar, this place was a ray...More

Thank TobyYoung94
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I and 22 friends from Glasgow descended on Planet on Saturday evening for a night out. Door staff were great and bar staff were so friendly. DJ Laurie played great tunes and we all had a great night. We were made so welcome and would...More

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Myself and some friends were playing a round of pub golf and planet was on the course as hole 16. The bar staff were brilliant with us. Very welcoming and professional., Please could you give some lessons to cc's bar staff. Thanks again planet

Thank norma m
Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
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