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119 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SG, Scotland
+44 131 556 3095
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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119 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SG, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I know for a fact that they are service charing everybody that comes in and eats. And the general manager knows about it and he does not care because he gets a fair share of tips as well. I really hope that the owner of...More

Thank dmcowen2
Reviewed 6 days ago

Popped into this bar after the Scotland / France rugby international. The atmosphere was brilliant, with a great mix of nationalities. The staff were all helpful and despite the place being so busy, they made the time to chat. At 10pm the live music started...More

Thank Madeline W
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I really enjoyed our visit to Whiski. The food was lovely and the staff very friendly and helpful. Recommended.

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came in by chance as I was quite hungry and there is a lot to choose from on the Royal Mile, but I am very glad I did. The drink prices are a bit high (but this is to be expected as it's right...More

Thank Jonathan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in here for a few drinks with friends. The pub has a great atmosphere plus staff were very friendly especially Shane!!

1  Thank Leah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for a drink and ended up staying for a good few hours. We sat at the bar and had a great time sampling lots of different whiskys. Steven the barman was great! Very helpful and attentive. Great atmosphere in the bar too...More

2  Thank spoowoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over priced pretentious bar charging exorbitant prices for Whisky ie 4 drinks for £24. No reason to rush back here.

Thank Salmo01
Whiski_Rooms, General Manager at Whiski, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry to hear you were disappointed with your visit and experience of Whiski Bar. We have a whisky menu with 300 whiskies, all individually priced so what you are charged depends on what you request.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Superb pub. Call in if your near. Only went in for drinks but plenty eating also Great range of whisky and live acoustic music that was very good. Definitely will return

1  Thank Stu W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place, with helpful and friendly staff. We came on a night that live music was performing, so that was a bonus!

Thank swimmit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were on tour and had a free afternoon in Edinburgh. We like trying local foods and experiencing local customs. We late afternoon lunch here and had a terrific experience. This was our first trip to Scotland and were dying to try Haggis. Well, we...More

2  Thank PaulS477
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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Ellie B
6 September 2017|
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Response from Virsey | Reviewed this property |
as i am lactose intollerant i Can tell you that It was vegan. not THE mush potatoes but you have choise and Can have normal potatoes.
29 October 2016|
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Response from staff_wb | Property representative |
We allow service dogs only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 556 3095
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WHISKI Bar & Restaurant is a multi award winning venue specilaising in fresh local Scottish produce. Award winning whisky range of over 300 whiskies and delicious fresh food is on offer all day. Add in LIVE Scottish musics every Night - FREE and you have the "ultimate Scottish experience".
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