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George IV Bar

(formerly Slighhouse; Bar Kohl)

54 George IV Bridge

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Opening Times

Monday11.00 am - 1.00 am
Tuesday11.00 am - 1.00 am
Wednesday11.00 am - 1.00 am
Thursday11.00 am - 1.00 am
Friday11.00 am - 1.00 am
Saturday11.00 am - 1.00 am
Sunday11.00 am - 1.00 am

Meal Times

11 - 10

About the Pub

The main bar is comfortable with a high ceiling and large windows giving a good airy atmosphere. The walls are adorned with beer and whisky memorabilia along with interesting old mirrors and a large ornate wooden clock. A feature is the old horseshoe bar which is in excellent condition and lit by electric imitation oil lamps. The floor is wooden planked floor with line marking throughout. There is also a cosy snug bar.

In addition to a good range of local real ales there are also over 100 whiskies available.

Live music is played every evening to add to the atmosphere.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Caledonian Deuchars IPA
  • Stewart Edinburgh Gold

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Inveralmond --varies--
  • Loch Leven --varies--
  • Stewart --varies--

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George IV Bar, Edinburgh


  • RealAle Real Ale Available


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

    Pavement Tables.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Every evening, 9.30 Sun-Thu, 10 Fri & Sat.

  • WiFi Wifi

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George IV Bar

54 George IV Bridge

Sat Nav Reference

55.9481, -3.1915


  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station
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Nearby Bus Routes (65m)

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Nearby Station (580m)

Edinburgh Waverley

Nearby Metro (670m)

Princes Street

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