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Biddy Mulligans is a popular pub located on the Grassmarket in Edinburgh, Scotland. The impressive green-tiled bar is located at the rear of the pub and dispenses mainstream and craft keg beers.

Biddy Mulligans is a popular pub located on the Grassmarket in Edinburgh, Scotland. The impressive green-tiled bar is located at the rear of the pub and dispenses mainstream and craft keg beers.

The Hanging Bat is one of Edinburgh's best beer bars and have their own custom tap handles in the shape of bats.

The Hanging Bat is one of Edinburgh’s best beer bars and have their own custom tap handles in the shape of…hanging bats.

The large central bar at Biddy Mulligan's on Edinburgh's Grassmarket. One of the smallest pubs in Scotland, the Wee Pub, is accessible through a passageway to the left of the bar.

The large central bar at Biddy Mulligan’s on Edinburgh’s Grassmarket. One of the smallest pubs in Scotland, the Wee Pub (see Beer Lens photo), is accessible through a passageway to the left of the bar.

The Café Royal opened in Edinburgh on July 8th, 1863 and replaced an earlier Café Royal that opened in 1826 across the road. The Victorian and Baroque interior hasn't changed much and is full of stained glass, Victorian plasterwork and unique Doulton ceramic murals painted by John Eyre. According to the pub's website, they were purchased by an early licensee J. McIntyre Henry from the 1886 International Exhibition of Industry, Science and Art, which was held on Edinburgh’s meadows.

The Café Royal opened in Edinburgh on July 8th, 1863 and replaced an earlier Café Royal that opened in 1826 across the road. The Victorian and Baroque interior hasn’t changed much and is full of stained glass, Victorian plasterwork and unique Doulton ceramic murals painted by John Eyre. According to the pub’s website, they were purchased by an early licensee J. McIntyre Henry from the 1886 International Exhibition of Industry, Science and Art, which was held on Edinburgh’s meadows.

The Caley Sample Room is located south west of Haymarket Station, Edinburgh. The pub is a single large room that features an excellent selection of both cask and keg beer.

The Caley Sample Room is located south west of Haymarket Station, Edinburgh. The pub is a single large room that features an excellent selection of both cask and keg beer.

The Bow Bar is located near the Grassmarket area of Edinburgh halfway up the steep West Bow. The pub has lots of  old brewery mirrors and other decorative features along with 8 original founts (traditional Scottish beer dispensers) which probably date from the 1920s.

The Bow Bar is located near the Grassmarket area of Edinburgh halfway up the steep West Bow. The pub has lots of old brewery mirrors and other decorative features along with 8 original founts (traditional Scottish beer dispensers) which probably date from the 1920s.

The Bow Bar is located near the Grassmarket area of Edinburgh halfway up the steep West Bow. The pub has lots of  old brewery mirrors and other decorative features along with 8 original founts (traditional Scottish beer dispensers) which probably date from the 1920s.

The Bow Bar is located near the Grassmarket area of Edinburgh halfway up the steep West Bow. The pub has lots of old brewery mirrors and other decorative features along with 8 original founts (traditional Scottish beer dispensers) which probably date from the 1920s.

The Red Squirrel is located on Lothian Road near the western end of Princes Street in Edinburgh, Scotland. Owned by Fuller Thomson, who also own Holyrood 9A, the Red Squirrel offers a great selection of beer and the breakfasts and burgers are pretty impressive too.

The Red Squirrel is located on Lothian Road near the western end of Princes Street in Edinburgh, Scotland. Owned by Fuller Thomson, who also own Holyrood 9A, the Red Squirrel offers a great selection of beer and the breakfasts and burgers are pretty impressive too.

The bar at the Ghillie Dhu in central Edinburgh is located on the ground floor of what was once St. Thomas' Episcopal Church and was built in 1843. It is now home to a bar and a large auditorium which was home to the 2013 European Beer Bloggers Conference.

The bar at the Ghillie Dhu in central Edinburgh is located on the ground floor of what was once St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church and was built in 1843. It is now home to a bar and a large auditorium which was home to the 2013 European Beer Bloggers Conference.

Kay's Bar is a fantastic Victorian pub on Jamaica Street, Edinburgh. The pub was originally a Georgian coaching house and was converted into John Kay and Sons, Wines and Spirits Merchants. It has many interesting features such as barrels, cast-iron pillars and many original fittings. You can read more about the pub on their website.

Kay’s Bar is a fantastic Victorian pub on Jamaica Street, Edinburgh. The pub was originally a Georgian coaching house and was converted into John Kay and Sons, Wines and Spirits Merchants. It has many interesting features such as barrels, cast-iron pillars and many original fittings. You can read more about the pub on their website.