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Peartree House

) #1,102 of 1,855 Restaurants in Edinburgh $$ - $$$ ,
38 West Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DD, Scotland
+44 131 667 7533
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (4 reviews)
“bbq” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
38 West Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DD, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 31 January 2017

Good range of drinks, friendly staff, great beer garden for in the summer! The inside pub is very cosy and comfy.

Thank mhairi93
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

The walled beer garden at the Peartree is a fantastic place to be on a summers day during the Festival. A lot of effort had obviously been put into setting up a stage, with live music, outside bar and catering. Enjoyed some great bbq food,...More

Thank Robswindon69
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Met some people here after a Festival show. Both inside and out have good spaces. The Olympics were on a giant screen television outside and the atmosphere was really good. Staff were absolutely terrific- really engaging and very professional. A good spot which I will...More

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Great pub for sitting outside and watching large sporting events - with a gigantic outside screen and also an outside bar and burger stall. Seemed to be full of foreign students, but Euro 2016 was on so they may have been watching the football. Reasonable...More

Thank kathryndob
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Pub with a lot of seating and s large beer garden that's popular and which can get very busy on warm days. Shows sporting events and has pleasant but often incredibly busy staff. Food is alright and offers standard pub fare that's fine but not...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Had a get time on a stag do went to beer garden at the Peartree an found it had a great big out door screen for football ect with burger BBQ huts in the garden (which were excellent the guy can cook) an one of...More

Thank chinkfindlay
Reviewed 21 June 2016

This is a great venue to meet friends. They have a good range of beers and a good bbq going on outside with basic burgers. It can get very busy at times and there are no bouncers,so it can get roudy

Thank 208725er
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Decent pub with a comfy interior and the best beer garden in Edinburgh. During the Edinburgh Festival there is a stage in the beer garden with live music and screenings of shows, films etc.

1  Thank skankhound
Reviewed 8 February 2016

My husband and I came here several times while we were vacationing in Edinburgh to catch NFL playoff games. They played all of them on all the TVs, and the whole place was full and it was definitely a cool experience. If you want to...More

Thank Kay D
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Hey lovely girls at the bar, you are not even cute and you talk to customers like if they owe you their life. What kind of bar serves tequilas without lime and salt along? I asked the bar tender (the one with the "few friends...More

Thank cocopops87
Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around
university buildings in Southside, the sort of
neighbourhood that supports a long string of
second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for
just a few pounds. In August the student population is
replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here
for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and
arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 West Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Southside & Holyrood
  • Neighbourhood: Southside & Holyrood
  • Phone Number: +44 131 667 7533
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