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Jekyll & Hyde Pub

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Address: 112 Hanover St., Edinburgh, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 131 228 4543
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Wed 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Activities: Dining, Drinking
Description: Fun, friendly pub named after Robert Luis Stevenson's famous story.

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Ok Pub, Decent Food

I've visited this pub many times over the years, principally for my friend's infamous birthday parties which he held in the function room downstairs. The less said about these... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
Adrian D
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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146 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

I've visited this pub many times over the years, principally for my friend's infamous birthday parties which he held in the function room downstairs. The less said about these events the better to avoid incriminating anyone. Anyway the choice of draught beer is somewhat limited if, like me, you don't drink lager and prefer proper beer. I usually end up... More 

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dublin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Had some nice drinks here on Fri evening while it lashed rain . Enjoyed our seating area and the fun part to find the bathroom . Lovely big bar with interesting features.It was pretty busy with a good athmosphere Arranged to meet son and his girlfriend here on Sun evening for drinks and food .When they arrived my husband went... More 

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Emmett, Idaho U.S.A.
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

This pub has got so much to see. Great food and fair prices. We went in an afternoon and it was pretty busy even at that time of day. Very interesting place.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I popped into this pub because of it's name to be joined 5 minutes later by my daughter and 14 year-old granddaughter. Immediately they walked in, the owner/manager rushed over and aggressively said we would have to leave because he apparently had an 'over 18' licence. I had previously visited Edinburgh in 1965 when so many of the bars were... More 

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Danny R, Manager at Jekyll & Hyde Pub, responded to this review

I'm not sure you noticed but there are four, yes...four, signs around the entrance and in the vestibule area that state the venue is over 18's only. More 

Northallerton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This pub was recommended by our hotel... Went in 3 times.. Ate twice... Really friendly and interesting place.. Food was great...

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Hawick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Wanted to review this again as it had been a while since we last visited. If your in Edinburgh a great place to pop in for a drink and some good food. The cocktail list is really cool broken into sections with a reward programme, drink all the coctails in a section and you get a T shirt to commemorate... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Enjoyed the drinks. Saw the sign as thought we would pop in for a nosey. Service was good. We did read reviews and get the advances warning on the toilets which was worth it. Although it is funny and interesting to watch as others stumble about trying to find them. Great idea and concept.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Went to this pub for lunch at the start of our three day holiday and we loved it .the food was lovely and i loved the interior. and a big thank you to the guy behind the bar for helping me find the ladies toilets as i nearly went into the mens . Would definitely visit again :)

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I visited this pub,for my birthday , have been before and was good, but the meal I had this time was awfull. It was fish and chips, my daughter had hunters chicken both meals were disgusting, fish was squishey in edible, greasy and batter over cooked, daughters chicken has what can only be discribed as fatty ? Chewy yuk, although... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Gothic! Go to the toilet before you get desperate, they're hard to find! And when you do find them be careful what you wished for :)

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Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town, until after dark when strappy dresses come out to play. This is the city’s central business district with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric squares, and self-important statues. But it’s also a very wanderable neighborhood, with a healthy bustle at almost any time of day and fine people-watching in places like St Andrew's Square which fills with picnickers around lunch. You’ll also find a series of cheerful basement bistros on Hanover Street, while dark Rose Street has something of the feel of an undiscovered back alley and is chock-full of characterful pubs and small independent shops.
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