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## From 9 August 2021 most COVID restrictions are removed.
Likely to be operating more or less normally as before COVID with customers allowed to stand again. However, track and trace details must still be collected and face coverings worn unless seated or stood eating, drinking or dancing. Some additional restrictions may continue in the interests of staff & customer safety. ##

@ 20/8/2021
Open Mon - Thu 2 - 10pm; Fri/Sun 12 - 10pm Sat 11am - 10pm. Closing is probably later. Cask ales available, number may vary. Booking advised - call 0131 667 0856. Folk Music Session restarts Sun 22nd Aug 7.30pm.

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Cask & Barrel (Southside)

(formerly Junction Bar)

24-26 West Preston St.
Edinburgh
EH8 9PZ

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Opening Times

Regular

MondayMidday - Midnight
TuesdayMidday - Midnight
WednesdayMidday - Midnight
ThursdayMidday - Midnight
FridayMidday - 1.00 am
Saturday11.00 am - 1.00 am
SundayMidday - Midnight

About the Pub

A modern recreation of a Scottish city tenement bar. The single room, with windows front and back, is divided by a horseshoe bar with a dark-wood gantry adorned with decorative wooden casks. The walls support a fine range of old photos, advertisements and historic brewery and distillery mirrors. Sport is screened on multiple TVs with the sound normally low. This is a good place to try real ales from interesting breweries UK-wide. Children are not admitted.

Winner of the CAMRA Edinburgh and SE Scotland Real Ale Quality Award in 2019.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Stewart Jack Back
  • Swannay Orkney Best
  • Tryst Drovers 80/-

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 5 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Cromarty --varies--
  • Fyne Ales --varies--
  • Oakham --varies--

Mostly from interesting breweries UK wide.

Source: National

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Features

Facilities

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Sunday evening folk music 7.30 to10.30pm.

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • SportsTV Sports TV
  • WiFi Wifi

    Free.

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Cask & Barrel (Southside)

24-26 West Preston St.
Edinburgh
EH8 9PZ

Sat Nav Reference

55.939, -3.18

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (150m)

Various

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Closest Station (1600m)

Edinburgh

Directions

1m S of centre

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Cask & Barrel (Southside), Edinburgh

Cask & Barrel (Southside)

24-26 West Preston St.
Edinburgh
EH8 9PZ

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Return tray
  • Additional Services
  • Pubs with Outstanding Conversions and Restorations
  • Live Music
  • Newspapers
  • Sports TV
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes

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