Edinburgh bars and pubs doing takeaway in October

October 14, 2020

Ok so for now we are staying in, with bars and pubs in Edinburgh closed for the time being. But we can do better than some supermarket cider. Many of our favourite bars and pubs are offering drinks to takeaway. We’ve pulled together a list so we can keep propping up our locals from the comfort of our couches.

Eating’s not cheating, especially when supporting local businesses. Check out our list of restaurants doing takeaway during the mini-lockdown.

West End and Old Town pubs

  • The Green Room (West End) - Wine shop open for delivery or collection. Takeaway menu coming soon!
  • The Jolly Judge (Old Town) - Pop in for off-sales and takeaway from 1pm-7pm.
  • The Athletic Arms (Dalry) - "Diggers" will be open for offsales a few hours a day, with special offers on gin and whisky.
  • Bow Bar (Old Town) - Open for cask and keg beers in 2.5l containers, plus some bottles and cans.
  • Badabing (Lothian Rd) - Be a badass at home with cocktails freshly made and delivered to your door.

New Town bars

  • Fierce Bar (New Town) - the bar is closed but you can still order their beer from their online shop. Enter code "Circuitbreaker15" to receive 15% OFF your order.
  • Tonic (New Town) - Hand made cocktails with free delivery to all Edinburgh postcodes.
  • Cask Smugglers (New Town) - Classic cocktails delivered across Edinburgh. Free same day delivery when you order before 5pm.
  • Hey Palu (West Port) - Hey Palu cocktails at home 3 for £20. Collect from the bar or get carbon neutral delivery courtesy of Farr Out.
  • Kin (New Town) - Cocktail collection available Wednesday - Saturday 4pm - 10pm, and standard delivery within a 2 mile radius, every Sunday.
  • Spry Wines (New Town) - The bar is now a wine shop open from 12-3pm Wednesday to Saturday, or order by phone, email or DM for free Edinburgh delivery.
  • Mothership (Bramble, Lucky Liquor and The Last Word) - Cocktails, spirits and more to order online. Free delivery over £25.
  • The Black Cat (New Town) - pop by to pick up a local beer, gin or whisky, with 20% off menu prices.
  • Joseph Pearce (New Town) - takeaway booze Monday - Thursday 4pm - 9pm, Friday - Sunday 2pm - 9pm. Food coming soon.
  • Panda and Sons (New Town) - cocktails to takeaway Weds, Thurs & Fri from 2pm-6pm with home delivery coming soon.

Southside boozers

  • 56 North (Southside) - Gindrop gin home delivery service.
  • Cask and Barrel (Southside) - takeaway pints with 1.5 pint containers available.
  • Brauhaus (Tollcross) - Growlers and wine to takeaway (Weds-Sun) or for delivery within 3 mile radius (Weds, Thurs and Sat). Call, email or DM on Instagram to order.
  • Bennets Bar (Tollcross) - pints, pub grub and other drinks for takeaway (Sat & Sun) or order online.
  • The Canny Man’s (Morningside) - Takeaway and delivery of drinks and pub meals. Email to order.

Stockbridge and North Edinburgh drinking holes

  • Good Brothers (Stockbridge) - Good Brothers to Go continues to deliver fine wines, cheese, snacks and essentials. Order online.
  • Hectors (Stockbridge) - pouring for takeaway, draught beer to go every day of mini-lockdown 5pm til 10pm. Food also available for takeaway or via Deliveroo.
  • Stockbridge Tap (Stockbridge) - cask beers to go in 2.5l containers.
  • St Vincent Bar (Stockbridge) - Takeaway drinks (including hot drinks) from their hatch Thursday/Friday 5-10pm and Sat/Sun 12-10pm.
  • The Windsor (Leith) - All your pub favourites for takeaway Fri-Sun. Order online or pop in.
  • The Lioness of Leith (Leith) - Takeaway beers and cocktails, plus massive burgers if you’re feeling hungry too. Order online via the Reservations link.
  • Carriers Quarters (Leith) - Draught beer to takeaway, 12pm-10pm every day.
  • Dreadnought (Leith) - operating as an off licence for now, open daily with delivery available.
  • Victoria (Leith) - takeaway and off-sales Monday-Thursday 4-9pm, Friday-Sunday 2-9pm.
  • Mother Superior (Leith) - takeaway pints Thurs - Sun from the door from 12-6pm.
  • Steel Coulson Tap (Leith) - Open for takeaway 12-8pm Weds-Sun or pre-order online using the code "SIXTEEN" for 16% off click & collect.
  • Bellfield Brewery (Meadowbank) - Gluten free beers for collection (Thurs-Sun) or delivery. Order online and receive 20% off plus free shipping for orders over £40.
  • Staggs Bar (Musselburgh) - takeaway pints every day 5-7pm.


We’re keeping up as best we can. We’ll try to keep adding new ones as we find out about them. If we’re missing somewhere give us a shout on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

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