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A great pub. Really!

This is one of the best watering holes that I have ever visited. The landlord and his wife know a... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2018
AlunofBookham
via mobile
Fabulous local pub!

This pub was near our bed and breakfast in the Dalkeith Road neighborhood. We popped in one night... read more

Reviewed May 12, 2018
spiritthing
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Jul 19, 2018
“A great pub. Really!”
May 12, 2018
“Fabulous local pub!”
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45 Ratcliffe Terrace, Edinburgh EH9 1SU, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfriendly staff and a bunch of locals that block access to the bar and toilets. The kind of place you that treats you like you don’t belong

Thank Tom L
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best watering holes that I have ever visited. The landlord and his wife know a thing or two about what makes a really outstanding pub. Order a glass of white wine and it is poured into a glass straight from...More

Thank AlunofBookham
Reviewed May 12, 2018

This pub was near our bed and breakfast in the Dalkeith Road neighborhood. We popped in one night for a drink and loved it. Everyone was friendly and the drinks were great. We popped in two more times....once after we had been in Scotland for...More

Thank spiritthing
Reviewed March 31, 2018

Umm its ok a little on the standard side and a regular told us the food was an after thought /prob more for locals this one

Thank Stewart O
Reviewed December 7, 2016

Used to be my local. Interesting serving hatches between lounge and public bars. Not far from city centre and wee worth a visit. Good ale. Good landlord, what more could you ask for!!

Thank Rae P
Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

A must for a proper pub lover. A listed building with the exception of a kick of paint and a TV unchanged for over a hundred years. Welcoming to locals and visitors alike. large choice of beer and malts all well kept. Whether it's a...More

Thank mcidle98
Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

Delightful friendly proprietors and staff. Quality well kept beer and plenty of offers to entice you to taste the beers and whisky the have which are many. Stay in the lounge area of you prefer not to watch the football. Exceptionally friendly welcoming staff. We...More

Thank Rod-Orby
Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Friendly and welcoming for all! Great local bar with old fashioned charm, great selection of Ales and over 50 malts. Staff are great too.

Thank Shirley Ann T
Reviewed March 25, 2016

Nice, cosy pub in a good location on my walk home from university. After a long day studying, I suggested to a friend that we get a quick pint on the way home, and he recommended John Leslie. The place did not disappoint. The interior...More

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Reviewed November 28, 2015

Lovely welcoming pub, good food, unique old pub, excellent atmoshpere, lovely people, thanks for the memory

Thank Chris and Teres... S
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