We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Antiquary Bar

) #630 of 1,863 Restaurants in Edinburgh $$ - $$$ , British,
St Stephen Street | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 5AQ, Scotland
+44 131 225 2858
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighborhoods
Neighborhoods
Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
St Stephen Street | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 5AQ, Scotland
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (78)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit. Travelling through Edinburgh with the dog and stopped here for lunch. The service and food are both fantastic, we all thoroughly enjoyed our meals. There was a great choice on the menu. We'll definitely return next time we're in the...More

Thank CatB111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pleasure to have my retirement drinks here , staff from management whilst booking couldn't have been more helpful ! On the night all bar staff very attentive and with a smile served a large ish group easily...thanks to you all a great...More

Thank Tony A
Reviewed June 2, 2017

Basement pub . Nice location in St Stephen Street. Went with friends for drinks only. Beer was good. Service good . People pleasant.

Thank David R
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Really excellent food and service: so many dishes looked excellent on the menu, settled for two roast beefs, roast pheasant (wrapped in bacon and stuffed with haggis!) and a venison pie. Dog friendly and very accommodating for coeliacs as well. Super pub!

2  Thank Simon S
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Yesterday I was there with some friends for the Sunday Roast. The pub is cozy and large. We ordered some beers (which were actually great!), come goat cheese crostini (very very good!), and 7 sunday roasts (three venisons, four beefs). The meat was good, probably...More

Thank MgPasticcio
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

I'm always impressed that the ground floor/basement pubs in Edinburgh manage to do such a good job and this place is no exception. Loads of good beer on draft and food looked decent too. Doesn't set the world alight but would definitely recommend to all

Thank Jack B
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Spoilt for choice in Stockbridge, this was our first time eating here although we've visited for drinks previously. Don't be put off by the rather gloomy interior that greets you as you step down from the street. We were warmly welcomed by the front of...More

1  Thank BrendanEugene
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Met some friends here a couple weeks back. Had never been in before but my friends go all the time. I can see why. It's a cosy basement pub with a good atmosphere and didn't feel too crowded even on a Saturday night. Decent selection...More

Thank coastalLily
Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

Love coming to the Antiquary for a pint but never properly tried the menu other than breakfast stuff. We went for dinner last night and can't wait to go back and try more! We got the cow pie, fish and chips and the venison burger...More

1  Thank MK1112
Reviewed February 7, 2017

The dictionary definition of "Antiquary" is someone who collects antiques. It is also the name of a very old basement pub in St Stephen Street in the Stockbridge district of Edinburgh. As a bit of an Edinburgh antique myself I was unaware of this establishment...More

1  Thank Bill M
Nearby
Stockbridge & Dean Village
Just downhill of New Town and attractively straddling
a river near the elegant Royal Botanic Garden, it’s
small wonder that Stockbridge became one of the city’s
first hip neighborhoods. It’s now one of Edinburgh’s
most desirable, though many bohemian touches have
fallen away as its residents have matured and the area
has gentrified. Some second-hand shops cling on, but
mostly residents display refined tastes in basement
...More
Nearby Restaurants
Purslane Restaurant
677 reviews
.01 miles away
Nok's Kitchen
363 reviews
.07 miles away
Stockbridge Restaurant
594 reviews
.01 miles away
Kilted Lobster
167 reviews
.08 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Water of Leith Walkway
361 reviews
.23 miles away
Stockbridge Market
160 reviews
.08 miles away
Visites Guidees Edimbourg
286 reviews
.02 miles away
Escocia Turismo
117 reviews
.12 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Antiquary Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
2:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Stephen Street | Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 5AQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Neighborhood: Stockbridge & Dean Village
  • Phone Number: +44 131 225 2858
  • E-mail
Description
Traditional bar in the heart of Stockbridge Edinburgh Freshly cooked gastro food available Wednesday to Sunday prepared by our resident chef
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing