Best bridges in Edinburgh

Check out the top bridges in Edinburgh, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. The Stockbridge Tap
1. The Stockbridge Tap
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16 local reviews
2-6 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 332 6345
BarEstablishment
Kyra
Good selection of beers and whiskys, lots of characters. A true traditional pub located in lovely Stockbridge…
Gill
CAMRA pub of the year for Scotland and Northern Ireland - this unpretentious and traditional 'local' pub is a …
Mint
Great food also, but generally a favourite for a Saturday afternoon/ Sunday drink, spot for a rest whilst peru…
1. The Stockbridge Tap
1. The Stockbridge Tap
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16 local reviews
2-6 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 332 6345
Kyra
Kyra
Good selection of beers and whiskys, lots of characters. A true traditional pub located in lovely Stockbridge. Very busy on a Friday and S…
Gill
Gill
CAMRA pub of the year for Scotland and Northern Ireland - this unpretentious and traditional 'local' pub is a real favourite of the resident…
Mint
Mint
Great food also, but generally a favourite for a Saturday afternoon/ Sunday drink, spot for a rest whilst perusing the Stockbridge shops. Gr…
2. Maxi's
2. Maxi's
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9 local reviews
33 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 343 3007
CafeFoodEstablishment
Simon
Local Stockbridge coffee shop
Jenny
Delicious coffee, great for brunch or lunch. Lovely decor - the cafe used to be a fish shop and the new owners…
Claire
Located in the heart of Stockbridge this provides good cooking and quality scottish produce. For breakfast, lu…
2. Maxi's
2. Maxi's
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9 local reviews
33 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 343 3007
Simon
Simon
Local Stockbridge coffee shop
Jenny
Jenny
Delicious coffee, great for brunch or lunch. Lovely decor - the cafe used to be a fish shop and the new owners have converted this beautiful…
Claire
Claire
Located in the heart of Stockbridge this provides good cooking and quality scottish produce. For breakfast, lunch or just a coffee and cake…
3. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
3. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
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304 local reviews
20 Inverleith Row, Edinburgh
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0131 552 7171
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Fraser
A much loved place to wander in Edinburgh. Also has some of the best views overlooking the city. The cafes in …
Yvette
Beautiful gardens with lovely views of Edinburgh skyline. Nice cafe there or wander down to Stockbridge where …
Lydia
Stunning Botanical gardens in the heart of Stockbridge. A lovely place to walk around, entry to the gardens is…
3. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
3. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
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304 local reviews
20 Inverleith Row, Edinburgh
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0131 552 7171
Fraser
Fraser
A much loved place to wander in Edinburgh. Also has some of the best views overlooking the city. The cafes in the gardens are very overprice…
Yvette
Yvette
Beautiful gardens with lovely views of Edinburgh skyline. Nice cafe there or wander down to Stockbridge where locals hang out in cafes and g…
Lydia
Lydia
Stunning Botanical gardens in the heart of Stockbridge. A lovely place to walk around, entry to the gardens is free (though entry to the gla…
4. Waitrose
4. Waitrose
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23 local reviews
38 Comely Bank, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 332 6312
Grocery or supermarketFoodStore
David
Upmarket supermarket in trendy Stockbridge. Coffee shop and sushi bar. A must for foodies...
Marie claire
There are also smaller shops along stockbridge for cheaper alternatives.
Kate
Our recommendation for one-stop grocery shopping of high quality, taxis can be ordered from the store if requi…
4. Waitrose
4. Waitrose
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23 local reviews
38 Comely Bank, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 332 6312
David
David
Upmarket supermarket in trendy Stockbridge. Coffee shop and sushi bar. A must for foodies...
Marie claire
Marie claire
There are also smaller shops along stockbridge for cheaper alternatives.
Kate
Kate
Our recommendation for one-stop grocery shopping of high quality, taxis can be ordered from the store if required.
5. Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One
5. Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One
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188 local reviews
75 Belford Road, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 624 6200
CafeFoodEstablishment
Julia
Fabulous buildings and gardens with excellent Cafe for lunch outside…..easy walking distance along the Water o…
Catherine
Its a little bit West of here but you can join the Water of Leith walkway at Stockbridge bridge and stroll alo…
Gill
Exhibition until June of Scottish women artists and sculptors. Always has something goog on,. It it's a nice…
5. Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One
5. Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One
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188 local reviews
75 Belford Road, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 624 6200
Julia
Julia
Fabulous buildings and gardens with excellent Cafe for lunch outside…..easy walking distance along the Water of Leith from Stockbridge main …
Catherine
Catherine
Its a little bit West of here but you can join the Water of Leith walkway at Stockbridge bridge and stroll along by the river to the Gallery…
Gill
Gill
Exhibition until June of Scottish women artists and sculptors. Always has something goog on,. It it's a nice day walk from here through De…
6. Mellis I J
6. Mellis I J
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10 local reviews
6 Baker's Pl, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 225 6566
FoodStoreEstablishment
Steven
Delightful cheese shop, old style decor and quality. Also in Stockbridge.
Simon
Started out as the cheese guy in Stockbridge. Now more of a select deli with coffees, hams, sausages and seaso…
Steven
Delightful cheese shop, old style decor and quality. Also in Stockbridge.
6. Mellis I J
6. Mellis I J
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10 local reviews
6 Baker's Pl, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 225 6566
Steven
Steven
Delightful cheese shop, old style decor and quality. Also in Stockbridge.
Simon
Simon
Started out as the cheese guy in Stockbridge. Now more of a select deli with coffees, hams, sausages and seasonal produce.
Steven
Steven
Delightful cheese shop, old style decor and quality. Also in Stockbridge.
7. Hector's, Stockbridge
7. Hector's, Stockbridge
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30 local reviews
47-49 Deanhaugh Street, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 343 1735
BarEstablishment
Graeme
Nice bar right in the heart of Stockbridge, which is a really pretty area of the city. Lots of good charity sh…
Michael
Hector’s is a one-stop shop for all your favourite comfort foods and hangover cures. This welcoming Stockbridg…
Trudi
Well, it has been some time since I have frequented this bar due to the large and overwhelming arrival of new …
7. Hector's, Stockbridge
7. Hector's, Stockbridge
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30 local reviews
47-49 Deanhaugh Street, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 343 1735
Graeme
Graeme
Nice bar right in the heart of Stockbridge, which is a really pretty area of the city. Lots of good charity shops and nice cafes/delis.
Michael
Michael
Hector’s is a one-stop shop for all your favourite comfort foods and hangover cures. This welcoming Stockbridge pub is right next to the fla…
Trudi
Trudi
Well, it has been some time since I have frequented this bar due to the large and overwhelming arrival of new venues in Stockbridge. In its …
8. Peter's Yard
8. Peter's Yard
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41 local reviews
27 Simpsons Loan, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 228 5876
CafeFoodEstablishment
Hannah
A modern, airy Swedish cafe near the university - wonderful coffee, great bread and mind-bogglingly good card…
Linsey
Amazing Swedish bakery by the Uni and in Stockbridge. Have the breakfast basket!!
claudia
Stockbridge Swedish bakery and café on Deanhaugh Street (another at Simpson Loan), with various spots around t…
8. Peter's Yard
8. Peter's Yard
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41 local reviews
27 Simpsons Loan, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 228 5876
Hannah
Hannah
A modern, airy Swedish cafe near the university - wonderful coffee, great bread and mind-bogglingly good cardamom buns. Also a branch down …
Linsey
Linsey
Amazing Swedish bakery by the Uni and in Stockbridge. Have the breakfast basket!!
claudia
claudia
Stockbridge Swedish bakery and café on Deanhaugh Street (another at Simpson Loan), with various spots around the city including a beautiful …
9. Bells Diner
9. Bells Diner
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12 local reviews
7 St. Stephen Street, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 225 8116
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Pam
Best burgers in town (well between here and The Cambridge) you will always need to book.
Claire
Best burger in Stockbridge, although there are some great options in the city centre also.
Roman
Great Place for a burger, Book early
9. Bells Diner
9. Bells Diner
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12 local reviews
7 St. Stephen Street, Edinburgh
Closed now
0131 225 8116
Pam
Pam
Best burgers in town (well between here and The Cambridge) you will always need to book.
Claire
Claire
Best burger in Stockbridge, although there are some great options in the city centre also.
Roman
Roman
Great Place for a burger, Book early
10. Hamiltons Bar
10. Hamiltons Bar
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35 local reviews
16-18 Hamilton Place, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 225 8513
BarEstablishment
Jonas
Hamiltons in Stockbridge is the perfect place for a meal in a relaxed atmosphere with comfy seating. The nach…
Alice
Stockbridge is a lovely, homely area of Edinburgh and Hamilton's has absolutely nailed that in their restauran…
Roman
Great Place for Breakfast or Brunch
10. Hamiltons Bar
10. Hamiltons Bar
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35 local reviews
16-18 Hamilton Place, Edinburgh
Open now
0131 225 8513
Jonas
Jonas
Hamiltons in Stockbridge is the perfect place for a meal in a relaxed atmosphere with comfy seating. The nachos are recommended!
Alice
Alice
Stockbridge is a lovely, homely area of Edinburgh and Hamilton's has absolutely nailed that in their restaurant and bar.
Roman
Roman
Great Place for Breakfast or Brunch
11. Arthur's Seat
11. Arthur's Seat
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442 local reviews
Arthur's Seat, Edinburgh
Natural feature
Adrian
Arthurs Seat and Salisbury Crags are natural rock formations in Edinburgh's Holyrood Park. The park is probab…
Maya
The iconic hill in the middle of town! A challenging walk for some, i wold recommend at least a pair of traine…
Kirsty
Taking the time to walk to the top of Arthur's Seat, an extinct volcano in the centre of the Edinburgh, is rew…
11. Arthur's Seat
11. Arthur's Seat
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442 local reviews
Arthur's Seat, Edinburgh
Adrian
Adrian
Arthurs Seat and Salisbury Crags are natural rock formations in Edinburgh's Holyrood Park. The park is probably the most astonishing urban …
Maya
Maya
The iconic hill in the middle of town! A challenging walk for some, i wold recommend at least a pair of trainers for the climb to the top. S…
Kirsty
Kirsty
Taking the time to walk to the top of Arthur's Seat, an extinct volcano in the centre of the Edinburgh, is rewarded with amazing views of th…
12. Deep Sea World
12. Deep Sea World
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19 local reviews
Forthside Terrace, Inverkeithing
Open now
01383 411880
AquariumLodgingEstablishment
Valerie
A great place to take the children and there is a free bus from Waverly Bridge in City Centre to Deep Sea Worl…
Grace
Wonderful day out for the family. Amazing tunnel journey under the sea. Located underneath the Forth Rail Brid…
Nicholas & Yelena
This is a great place to visit for a family adventure, where kids will love exploring creatures from below the…
12. Deep Sea World
12. Deep Sea World
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19 local reviews
Forthside Terrace, Inverkeithing
Open now
01383 411880
Valerie
Valerie
A great place to take the children and there is a free bus from Waverly Bridge in City Centre to Deep Sea World in North Queensferry leaving…
Grace
Grace
Wonderful day out for the family. Amazing tunnel journey under the sea. Located underneath the Forth Rail Bridge. Spectacular views.
Nicholas & Yelena
Nicholas & Yelena
This is a great place to visit for a family adventure, where kids will love exploring creatures from below the sea. And it's only 20 minutes…