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Empress of Broughton Street

(formerly Mathers; Wm Mather & Son)

25 Broughton Street

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Premises Status

This pub is currently closed.

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Opening Times

Monday10.00 am - Midnight
Tuesday10.00 am - Midnight
Wednesday10.00 am - Midnight
Thursday10.00 am - Midnight
Friday10.00 am - 1.00 am
Saturday10.00 am - 1.00 am
Sunday11.00 am - 11.30 pm

Meal Times

12 - 3

About the Pub

SEP 2020 - Lease for sale. Assumed will not reopen under current ownership.

OCT 2016 - Reopened with a new name following refurbishment. Two real ales are served on back wall taps.

NOTE: It's hard to tell what's cask and keg looking at the blackboard, but the real ales come from the taps with the long spouts.

The following may no longer apply .........................

Convivial split level pub. The lower half has wooden flooring, some fine tiling and woodwork and a good gantry housing an impressive display of whiskies. Details of food, ales and whisky are displayed on blackboards. The upper level is carpeted and has prints of old Edinburgh. There are real fires and plenty of TVs. Children are not admitted.

Regular cask ales

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Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

Often from a smaller Scottish brewery.

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Empress of Broughton Street, Edinburgh


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Empress of Broughton Street

25 Broughton Street

Sat Nav Reference

55.957116, -3.188061


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