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Biddy’s is an Irish pub and restaurant on Grassmarket with a warm welcome and friendly atmosphere. Serving hearty dishes made with locally sourced produce the restaurant prides itself on authentic homemade cuisine as well as their extensive selection of Irish whiskies. Biddy’s is open until 1am all week with live music every night and provides plenty of sports coverage, especially for hurling and Gaelic football.Scottish produce, Irish foodBiddy’s may be an Irish… Read More

Le Petit Paris is situated in the historic Grassmarket in the shadow of Edinburgh Castle yet succeeds in providing the ambience of a “bon coin” in an arrondissement of Paris. The terrace tables, the bijou interior, the staff and the traditional menu, all create the sense of being in the French capital. Most importantly, the food also delivered – we enjoyed excellent boudin noir, Toulouse sausages and perfect steak frites, all with… Read More

Sunday 31 August Ross Theatre and Princes St Gardens Running time: 45 minutes approximately Scottish Chamber Orchestra Garry Walker Conductor   Wagner Ride of the Valkyries Beethoven Egmont Overture Mendelssohn War March of the Priests from Athalie Debussy Marche Écossaise Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture The Virgin Money Fireworks Concert brings Edinburgh’s summer festival season to a spectacular conclusion, celebrating courage, heroism and struggles for freedom through stirring, uplifting music and a breathtaking fireworks display specially choreographed by international fireworks artists… Read More

Owners Debs and Gav have worked hard to cultivate just the right atmosphere in their basement bar in Merchant Street.  A funky front room with fish tank and log-burning fire leads past comfy retro armchairs and kitschy lampshades to a stone-walled dining room with candles perched in pint pots and confidently mismatched furniture. Table service throughout keeps it nice and chilled for a diverse crowd, enjoying a well stocked bar and an… Read More

Located just outside of Edinburgh’s famous Grassmarket, the Oz Bar (Edinburgh’s premier antipodean pub) makes for a good night out. Have an Aussie beer, enjoy a game of pool, watch a game of footy with a meat pie, listen to proper Aussie music or chow down on some Aussie chips (crisps for the poms). Sport! Want to see your favourite antipodean team in action? Why not catch them on one our big… Read More