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##Level 4 Restrictions apply from 26 Dec 2020. This pub will be closed but MAY operate a takeaway service ##

@ 9.4.21
Running as an off licence (serve at the door) with cask and keg as well as cans and bottles. Mon -Tue CLOSED; Wed -Thu 3 -7pm; Fri - Sat 2 -8pm; Sun 2 - 7pm. Also deliveries Mon and Fri. See new website. Last online music quiz on Zoom 8.30pm 9th April.

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72 North Fort Street

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Opening Times

Monday5.00 pm - Midnight
Tuesday5.00 pm - Midnight
Wednesday5.00 pm - Midnight
Thursday5.00 pm - Midnight
Friday2.00 pm - 1.00 am
Saturday2.00 pm - 1.00 am
Sunday2.00 pm - Midnight

Meal Times

5 - 10

About the Pub

A welcoming pub that opened in October 2016 on the old Halfway House site. Just one room with big picture windows, a high ceiling with plaster cornicing, sports TV screens and an attractive old-fashioned bar gantry. A large photograph of HMS Dreadnought, with her 12" guns facing you, hangs on the wall, along with other nautical items. The Brass Castle beers are all vegan. No food is prepared on site but pizza and burgers can be ordered from multiple local outlets - menus are at the bar. A wheelchair ramp is available but no accessible toilet. Children are not admitted.

CAMRA Edinburgh Pub of the Year 2020.

Runner up, CAMRA Edinburgh Real Ale Quality Award 2019.

Regular cask ales

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Changing cask ales

This pub serves 4 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Brass Castle --varies--
  • Cromarty --varies--
  • Dark Revolution --varies--

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Dreadnought, Edinburgh


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • BeerFestival Beer Festivals

    Mar, Jun, Oct.


  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    From local outlets - menus at the bar.

  • Garden Pub Garden

    Outside tables, May-Nov.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    2nd most dog friendly pub in Scotland (

  • Events Events

    Quiz Friday evening - free.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Board games.

  • LiveMusic Live Music


  • SportsTV Sports TV

    BT Sport.

  • WiFi Wifi


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72 North Fort Street

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55.978978, -3.186532


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2m N of centre

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