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The Basement

67 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·
About this place
A genuine Edinburgh Institution, loved by locals and discovered by savvy travelers. Imaginative great quality food and home-spun cocktails.
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Atteneri
Atteneri
November 7, 2019
Mexico in Edinburgh! Tequilas are the thing here so grab a margarita or two when in The Basement. People running this place are super friendly and the other cocktails are defo something special, and you do not want to miss it. They serve the mexican food too, there is a part designated for food…
Ali
Ali
September 18, 2019
Sammy and I have been here a few times, they do good food (Mexican style), have a good atmosphere and they're relatively cheap
Sophie
Sophie
June 27, 2019
Fun atmosphere, great drink and live music at the weekend.
Douglas
Douglas
May 30, 2019
Delicious Mexican cuisine and also a cool bar.
Fiona
Fiona
April 15, 2019
Vibrant pre-club cellar bar with friendly vibe and Scottish pub food menu with Mexican options.

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Location
10a-12a Broughton St
Scotland, EH1 3RH
New Town
Phone+44 131 557 0097
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 11:00 AM
Credit cards
Yes (incl. American Express & MasterCard)
Outdoor seating
Yes
Music
Yes
Drinks
Beer, full bar, cocktails
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