Hoot the Redeemer

Bars and pubs, Cocktail bars New Town
5 out of 5 stars
(1user review)

A city centre bar with more than a dash of hipsterism about it, Hoot the Redeemer occupies a basement space just off Princes Street, comfortably aloof from the more traditional bars and pubs along Rose Street yet a decent trek from the city's main clubbing district on the Cowgate. There's a carnival side show theme to the bar - once you push past the fortune teller automaton on the door, you'll be greeted by vintage pinball tables and mocked up tarot cards on the wall. The menus backs up the funfair vibe with boozy ice creams and slushies available alongside a wide array of cocktails (or some suitably obscure craft beers, if that's your racket).


Venue name: Hoot the Redeemer
Address: 7 Hanover Street
New Town
Opening hours: Mon-Sun 4pm-1am
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Quirky speakeasy type bar with an unusual way of selecting cocktail flavours. I won't spoil the fun but if you like the sound of 'adult' ice-cream, get yourself down here (if you can find the hidden entrance) and enjoy!