The Bon Vivant

Row 1

55 Thistle St
Edinburgh, EH2 1DY
+44 131 225 3275
Cocktail, Bar, Restaurant
$ $ $
Mon–Sun: Noon–1:00 AM

Foursquare Tips

  • Cocktails- try the Charlie Chaplin
  • Great wee bar,full of ambience.Had the greatest sauvignon blanc i ever had,from chile.Its a bit more expensive but it's a wine bar.
  • They serve fantastic cocktails. Enjoyed the cozy atmosphere and the bearded guy providing us with amazing drinks was great fun and always adviced to our satisfaction.
  • Go for happy hour and order all of the bites at the bar.
  • Excellent cocktails by knowledgeable and capable bar staff!
  • Great atmosphere. Friendly staff
  • Really nice bar.
  • Great pub, cosy atmosphere and great selection of gins! Go, you won't be disappointed.
  • Great atmosphere, lovely food, novel tasting options.
  • Excellent cocktails, attentive and friendly staff, great cosy and romantic atmosphere...does nothing wrong.
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  • Good cocktails. The gin ones were particularly good.
  • Love the atmosphere in the place! Bar does a mean cocktail - and the dinner menu is full of interesting options.
  • The pork main was epic and can do a negroni!
  • This Edinburgh staple channels a French bistro-feel with candlelit tables, easy tunes and seasonal food and drink menus. Work your way through the 1 bites and sip down on a Negroni (from the Solera).
  • Use "the cloud wi-fi" regardless of what network you're on you'll lose signal in here'
  • Amaretto sours
  • Incredible wine selection, lovely atmosphere, perfect for a quiet bottle (or three) with friends
  • Also try the bread with oil & balsamic - the oil melts in your mouth and the balsamic is really smooth not sharp. Good quality stuff!
  • Great atmosphere for a chilled out lunch and buzzing in the evening. Drop in for a warm welcome and get the bar team to mix you a cocktail or pour you a glass of wine.