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: 2pm-12am

Fri-Sun: 12pm-1am

Food Served:

7 days a week

Breakfast (£5.50):

Mon-Fri: 7am-10am

Sat & Sun: 7am-11am

Get in touch

Table Bookings:

E: Bookings-Edi@Safestay.com


T: 0131 524 1989
E: reception-edi@Safestay.com

General Enquiries:

T: 0131 524 3252
E: Gmedi@Safestay.com

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- 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 pizza’s to Vegan Mac & Cheese. Our Main menu is served every day from 12pm to10pm, breakfast from 7am to 10am (11am Fri-Sun)

Whether you are looking for function hire or looking to keep entertained we have something for everyone with pool tables, ping pong tables, comfy couches and an outdoor heated smoking area & 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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