Where are we?

Access from the cowgate to bar 50, alternatively:

50 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1NE

Closest Station:

Waverley, around a 5 minute walk.

Opening Times

Opening Times:

Mon-Thurs: 1pm-12am

Fri-Sun: 12pm-12am

(Beer Garden closes 10PM)

Food Served:

7 days a week

Breakfast (£5.50):

Mon-Fri: 7am-10am

Sat & Sun: 7am-11am

Get in touch

Get in touch

Society Sponsorship Enquiries:

E: Sean.McGettigan@aohostels.com


Hostel Reception:

T: 0131 524 1989
E: Reception-uk-e1@aohostels.com


General Enquiries:

T: 0131 524 1989
E: Sean.McGettigan@aohostels.com

We want to hear from you!


- About Bar 50

We serve an eclectic mix of spirits,  beers and cocktails, along with tasty locally sourced food. The menu has dishes for everyone, from stone-baked pizzas to Vegan Burgers. Our main menu is served every day from 12 pm to 10 pm, breakfast from 7 am to 10 am (11 am Fri-Sun)

Whether you are looking for function hire or to keep entertained, we have something for everyone with pool tables, comfy couches and a heated outdoor Beer Garden & Terrace.

We are proud to attract such a variety of customers, being a public bar, student accommodation and a hostel we strive to offer a wide range of events and offers to meet everyone’s needs, even your pet dogs!

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