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Open from Wed 22 July. Currently Tue-Sun Lounge 4pm-10pm and Restaurant 4pm-9pm. To book a table for dinner or drinks, call 0131 449 2888.

EXISTING SERVICES @ 24/7/2020 (might stop so check with pub)
21 May 2020 - Now have mini-casks of Stewart beers available for takeaway.
9 April 2020 - Now offering Chinese takeaway from 5pm-9pm Thursday to Sunday.
Call ahead and order 0131 449 2888 and collect when notified it is ready.

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Grey Horse

20 Main St.
EH14 7EH

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - Midnight
SaturdayMidday - Midnight
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

No Service Mon
12 - 2.30, 5 - 8.30 Tue - Sat
12 - 5 Sun

About the Pub

FEBRUARY 2020 - Lunchtime meals temporarily suspended.

Traditional stone-built village pub, dating from the 18th century. The cosy public bar retains some original features including wood panelling and a fine Bernard's mirror. The pleasant lounge and restaurant are furnished with tables and chairs and have a tartan carpet. There are a varied menus (no food Mon) with lighter options at lunchtime, children's dishes and Chinese specials. Folk sessions take place one Tuesday evening each month. Dogs are allowed in the bar with biscuits and water provided. A function room is available for business meetings or seminars and for private functions.

Third place in CAMRA Lothian Pub of the Year 2020 awards.

Regular cask ales

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Changing cask ales

This pub serves 4 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Alechemy --varies--
  • Orkney --varies--
  • Stewart --varies--

Varied selection from large and small breweries.

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Grey Horse, Balerno


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden

    To rear.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    Bar only, water & biscuits provided.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Until 9 in lounge, later if eating; children's menu.

  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Available for meetings and seminars as well as private functions.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Folk music once per month, usually Tuesday.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area

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Grey Horse

20 Main St.
EH14 7EH

Sat Nav Reference

55.884103, -3.338998


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Nearby Bus Routes (320m)

Lothian 44

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Off A70, in pedestrian area

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