Edinburgh & South-East Scotland

Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale


65 Lothian Road
Emailku.oc.gnikeneerg@2317 Telephone(0131) 228 8400
Real AleFamily FriendlyGardenLunchtime MealsEvening MealsDisabled AccessSmokingSports TVWiFiMember Discount Scheme
Opening times: Mon–Thu 12:00-23:00; Fri and Sat 12:00-01:00 next day; Sun 12:00-23:00
Regular beers: Caledonian Deuchars IPA, Greene King Yardbird

See more about this pub on WhatPub, CAMRA's national pub guide.

Shakespeares is one of Edinburgh’s oldest pubs and was built at the same time as the Theatres, it boasts a comfortable spacious lounge-like bar with high ceilings. The seating comprises of well upholstered chairs and banquettes, five screens are spread throughout showing sporting events. It is very handy for local venues including Usher Hall, Traverse Theatre, Royal Lyceum and the Filmhouse.