Under the Stairs

Gastropub, Pub
3A Merchant St.
Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH1 2QD
+44 131 466 8550
12:00pm - 1:00am
12:00pm - 1:00am
12:00pm - 1:00am
12:00pm - 1:00am
12:00pm - 1:00am
12:00pm - 1:00am
12:00pm - 12:00am


  • Decent table service bar, great ambience, limited draft beer range, and grouchy management. I'm here a lot, I should know :)
  • Cosiest of cosy. Great selection of drinks, very reasonable and tasty food, and the table service gives this bar an intimate, unhurried atmosphere.
  • Amazing food, amazing, casual atmosphere!
  • Weird table policy, no drinks at the bar, and expensive-sounding tea! Hipster staff too :(
  • Make a reservation for dinner, especially during the Fringe.
  • Great ambiance and specials. Highly recommended.
  • Great cocktails and excellent food!
  • amazing cocktails and desserts
  • The waitress was very nice but the spicy duck wings werent spicy at all.
  • Everything was fantastic.. very quaint and quirky place... Very friendly and caring staff, great kitchen and good beer... Highly recommend.. thank you.. Rob & Andrea
  • A beautiful oasis in a crowded part of town. Inviting and warm; great beer list; tasty, distinctive food
  • Really good service and delicious food. The carrot cake is outstanding!
  • Perfect place for date night
  • Drink deliciosos, garonetes atentas! Great starters!
  • Nice place, with Good food and great staff!
  • The place is really cozy and the food is great. I can't wait to visit again.
  • Lovely place! Had the coffee-marinated steak and a game burger - both delicious! The dessert was a letdown though, skip it.
  • Nice atmosphere and good vegetarian food.
  • Fantastic options for vegetarians. Sadly, the fireplace is gone.
  • Love it, fabulous range of cocktails. However waitress was a little rude when explaining we weren't allowed by the manufacture to have lime with our tequila and presented orange instead.

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