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basement
One of the trendy crew's favourites for pre-club build-up
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Basement bar is one of the trendy crew's favourites for pre-club build-up and Sunday afternoon come down. If that doesn’t bother you, there’s a wide ranging, well-cooked menu (the nachos get full marks), interesting Czech beers and a pleasantly intimate atmosphere that’s been built up around a genuine bar culture. Its popularity can mean finding a seat can take over your evening, especially if you want to eat. We suggest popping in for a quick drink or two and marvelling at the true hideousness of the staff’s Hawaiian shirts. Click here to buy Itchy Edinburgh, the UK's best-selling pocket-sized guide to what's on in Edinburgh, including restaurants, clubs, bars, hotels and shopping.

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10a-12a Broughton Street
Edinburgh
EH1 3RH
t: 01315570097
f: 01315570096
w: click here

Mon-Sun 12pm-1am. Food: Mon-Sun 12pm-10.30pm

Clientele Students/Suits/Trendy

DraftLager yes

DraftBitter yes

Genre mix

Type bar




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Separate Rooms and Booths

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