At the Black Bull we pride ourselves on serving freshly prepared classic pub grub.  Food served ‘till 10pm Sunday – Thursday and 8pm at weekends. Please take a look at our latest Food Menu. We also have a Kids menu available until 5pm daily.


We’ve got a great selection of local cask beers & ales which change weekly as well as the usual suspects, something for everyone. If you fancy a nip with your pint you won’t be disappointed. Please check out our Drinks List.


At The Black Bull we like to look after our beloved customers and we have something small, but mighty just for you. Sign up for our buddy card here and reap the benefits, including 20% off your food bill forever more.

Live Music

The atmosphere here is electric with entertainment throughout the week; live music on Monday, Tuesday & Thursday from the likes of Graeme E  Pearson, Bleeker and Blind Lemon and our resident DJ playing all your classic party tunes from 9pm Friday & Saturday. Check out our Facebook page to get the weekly line-up.

Live Sports

With our 8 large screen TV’s showing all the Scottish, English & Euro footie, rugby, formula 1 and other top events you’ll be hard pushed to find a better venue to hang out and catch up on your favourite sports.  We’ll be showing all the main events but do feel free to call us to check if there’s a specific sporting event you wanted to watch.

Groups & Parties

Whether you’re celebrating or just having a night out with a big group of friends we’ll be happy to reserve an area for you to call your own. Unlike a lot of our neighbours we’re happy to host hen & stag parties so bring on the flashing badges and crazy outfits!* Call us to discuss your requirements. *subject to availability. Management reserve the right to refuse entry.

The Black Bull Bar
12 Grassmarket . Edinburgh . EH1 2JU

T: 0131 225 6636  .  Opening Hours…

Mon-Wed 12pm-9pm
Thu 12pm-9pm
Fri-Sat 12pm-9pm
Sun 12pm-9pm

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