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@ 3.8.20
They were hoping to reopen but the pub doesn't lend itself well to the social distancing concept while enabling them to operate viably. Meeting with Licensing Board has now confirmed 14 as maximum capacity.
So staying closed for now.
Rest assured, as soon as they can re open they will.

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Halfway House

24 Fleshmarket Close

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Opening Times

Monday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Friday11.00 am - Midnight
Saturday11.00 am - Midnight
Sunday11.00 am - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

12 - 8

About the Pub

Cosy, characterful bar hidden halfway down an Old Town close. Railway memorabilia adorns the interior of this small, often busy, bar. At the front are tables with window seats and stools, while the rear has more comfortable semi-circular booths where children over five may be allowed before 8pm if the pub is quiet. There are usually four interesting real ales from smaller Scottish breweries. Meals and served all day.

NOTE: May stay open to 1am during busy times of year.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Stewart Halfway House

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 4 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Broughton --varies--
  • Stewart --varies--
  • Strathbraan --varies--

Mainly from smaller Scottish breweries.

Source: National

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Halfway House, Edinburgh


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    30p off a pint of real ale.


  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden

    Pavement table.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • Smoking Smoking Area

    On steps / paved area.

  • WiFi Wifi


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Halfway House

24 Fleshmarket Close

Sat Nav Reference

55.950982, -3.188846


  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station
  • <Metro Close to Metro

Nearby Bus Routes (160m)


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Nearby Station (112m)

Edinburgh Waverley

Nearby Metro (514m)

St Andrew Square


Up steps opp Waverley Station's Market St. entrance.

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