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Planet Bar Edinburg

6 Baxter's Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AF, Scotland
+44 131 556 5551
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5* bar! Can’t fault it

Great little bar! Was plenty of seating, service at the bar was always pretty quick considering... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Welsh-boy2225
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Cardiff
via mobile
Wow amazing refurbishment

Was in on Friday night and the place was full with everyone having a great time. I was really... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cavaqueen16
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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2 weeks ago
“5* bar! Can’t fault it ”
4 weeks ago
“Wow amazing refurbishment”
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6 Baxter's Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AF, Scotland
Broughton & Calton
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+44 131 556 5551
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little bar! Was plenty of seating, service at the bar was always pretty quick considering how busy it was! Drinks prices are very reasonable too! We all had a fantastic time here and will be coming back again! 5* all the way!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was in on Friday night and the place was full with everyone having a great time. I was really impressed by the décor it has all been done up and open plan now with comfortable booths, I was really impressed. Really nicely done and great...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

This bar has been a staple of the Edinburgh Gay Scene now for over 25 years and has now been re born and went back to it's ROUTES! like that! HAHA...... It has plush new seating booths, brand new toilets and fantastic staff and amazing...More

Thank Cilla S
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Visited for a hen party and we were not disappointed. The bar manager could not do enough to facilitate our group and really did go over and beyond the call of duty. She does a fantastic job. The show was amazing-- we had the best...More

Thank Cheryl872
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

I had a super fun night in here. Great deal on drinks and a nice dance floor to get your moves on. Will come back.

Thank Remmy F
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Most amazing staff so friendly & most amazing manager/ owner best venue in Edinburgh gay scene, all ways a good welcome & laugh, you have to go

Thank rikkiedinguy
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Nice enough place... more friendly that the other bars.. good gay bar. Dance area for later....pool table and drink specials.

Thank bobby20172017
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I used this venue during the gay pride festival, the staff are friendly, helpful and you can see by the regulars around and what they have to say, that the place is popular, the owner John is a real character and seems to be very...More

Thank TheAvenueGuesthouse
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Planet Out is such an amazing bar! I visited whilst on a long weekend away in Edinburgh and thought this place was brilliant. The staff were so friendly and the other customers were really friendly and welcoming which is so often not the case in...More

Thank BeckyWalker92
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

Great, relaxed bar for all ages. It has a lot of regulars, judging by the friendly greetings. So it is not a twink bar, go to CC Blooms for that. It has no 'look' going on. All ages, all varieties of LGBTQ. Sofas, stools, pool...More

Thank Sean N
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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
...More
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