The Scotch Whisky Experience is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

1. The Scotch Whisky Experience

9.0
354 Castlehill (Royal Mile), Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Museum · Edinburgh Castle · 123 tips and reviews

Olivier B.Olivier Been: Great place to visit (even if you don't drink Scotch) friendly staff. Loads of info about scotch whisky and of course THE BIGGEST SCOTCH WHISKY COLLECTION IN THE WORLD!!

Kostas S.Kostas Staveris: Great tour , very friendly staff, we took the silver tour and if you want , you can try more after your tasting ..

Neil R.Neil Robertson: Make sure u take a gold tour and taste the whisky board at the end, not to mention get a discount in the shop at the end

The Bow Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

2. The Bow Bar

9.2
80 West Bow, Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Pub · Grassmarket · 65 tips and reviews

StripydungareesStripydungarees: A definite to-do in Edinburgh! The staff are lovely and always willing to offer advice if you want to try new whiskys out

Kim R.Kim Riemann: Great whisky selection, good beef pies

MarkMark: Good craft beer selection and a very good whisky selection. It can get seriously busy and it's quite small so get in early to avoid the rush.

Whiski Rooms is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

3. Whiski Rooms

9.1
4-7 North Bank St., Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Whisky Bar · The Mound · 53 tips and reviews

Brian L.Brian LaVigne: Great food here, friendly staff, delicious whiskey

Rafael M.Rafael Marin: The best bar to try the Scottish whisky. A place preferred by the locals, not very touristic, that's what I liked they most about it. The best whisky tasting experience that I'ever had. Try option 1!

Waidy P.Waidy Perez: I love it the scotch whisky!

Whiski Bar & Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

4. Whiski Bar & Restaurant

8.9
119 High St., Midlothian, Midlothian
Pub · Cowgate · 57 tips and reviews

Nigel H.Nigel Hosier: Good food, brilliant atmosphere - visit when live traditional atmosphere is on, makes a lovely evening. Choose anything on menu with their own whiski sauce - delicious!

World Whisky Day™World Whisky Day™: Wonderful selection of fine whiskies!

Mariko A.Mariko Abe: I second the tips on the Thistly Cross Cider and anything with whiski sauce (the haggis is awesome). Wish the cider was on tap rather than bottled though.

Scotch Malt Whisky Society is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

5. Scotch Malt Whisky Society

9.0
The Vaults (87 Giles St), Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Whisky Bar · Leith · 14 tips and reviews

World Whisky DayWorld Whisky Day: Remember to try the chunky chips with mustard mayonese dip ! oh and the whisky is great too :)

Angela M.Angela McLean: Brilliant place to relax. Amazing whisky and dark ale

Grant F.Grant Fraser: Try the whisky!

Scotch Malt Whisky Society is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

6. Scotch Malt Whisky Society

9.0
28 Queen St, Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Whisky Bar · New Town · 29 tips and reviews

Michael O.Michael Oglethorpe: I recommend getting there around mid afternoon for a bar meal as they can run out. Excellent choice that complements the main stars of the Society, their unique single malts & grain whiskers.

Waldorf Astoria H.Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts: Capturing rarity and perfection in a glass, the Society's single malt whisky attracts curious and discerning whisky lovers from all corners of the world.

Mike C.Mike C.: A fantastic selection of whiskey to try, amazing rooms and relaxed atmosphere. Definitely one to return to.

The Albanach is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

7. The Albanach

8.3
197 High St., Midlothian, Midlothian
Pub · Waverley Station · 45 tips and reviews

Alliance Consultants & Exports Ltd T.Alliance Consultants & Exports Ltd Thomas Renton: The Balmoral Chicken check it out served with a delicate jug of Whisky cream sauce mmm mmm mmm 好吃

Jonny C.Jonny Casey: The Balmoral Chicken & Haloumi Fries are both awesome! Great range of whiskies too, but only 3 bottles of wine to choose from

Rob S.Rob Schrijver: Try the haggis and take a good spicey whisky with it. Very tastefull!

The Devil's Advocate is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

8. The Devil's Advocate

9.0
9 Advocates Close, Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Cocktail Bar · Waverley Station · 41 tips and reviews

Belkis K.Belkis Kulduk: Nice cozy bar, friendly staff giving great advice on whisky if you have not much idea like me :) a huge whisky menu available , also cocktails, beer, wine. Good lounge music as well

Tom N.Tom Newman: Great whiskey based cocktails and a lovely atmosphere. Great for a couple of drinks after dinner.

Daniel S.Daniel Symonds-Lloyd: Great selection of whisky, food was delicious too. Can recommend the hot watermelon salad.

The Black Cat is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

9. The Black Cat

8.5
168 Rose St (Castle St), Edinburgh
Bar · New Town · 26 tips and reviews

Simen Trovatten G.Simen Trovatten Grønflaten: Impressive selection of Whisky at decent prices.

JohnJohn: Nice selection of whiskies and sophisticated ambience.

OdoOdo: Lovely pub, good selection of Whiskies. Full review... Read more.

Usquabae is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

10. Usquabae

8.3
2-4 Hope St, Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Whisky Bar · New Town · 7 tips and reviews

Christopher S.Christopher S.: great for whisky tasting menus starting at £ 26

AntonyAntony: Amazing whisky bar. Great staff, friendly and eager to listen to your preferences and suggest whiskys. Far better than the 'whisky experience' nearby.

Nick D.Nick Danyluk: My GF found this place and it was amazing! We got to sit in our own whiskey cave and had a great meal w/ whiskey. Not a whisky fan, but the bartender was really great and helped find one I'd like. 👍

Teuchters Landing is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

11. Teuchters Landing

9.2
1C Dock Pl, Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Pub · Leith · 22 tips and reviews

gareth t.gareth thomas: Some nice real ales and a great spot for Single Malt lovers. If you are hungry try the "Mug O Meals" the Cullen Skink being particularly good and cheap!

Carl G.Carl Griffin: Great selection of Whiskys and Real Ale. A must visit.

Katie F.Katie Farquhar: Great selection of beer and whisky

Amber Whisky Bar & Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

12. Amber Whisky Bar & Restaurant

8.5
Restaurant · Edinburgh Castle · 5 tips and reviews

Lilou M.Lilou Mikrou: Very friendly staff and great dishes. A huge collection of whiskeys

Manos K.Manos Karvounis: whiskey, beer, steak

Selin U.Selin U.: Nice place to relax and taste amongst the largest whisky collection 🥃 Try Benriach 16 y/o (Speyside)

Cadenhead's Whisky Shop is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

13. Cadenhead's Whisky Shop

8.3
172 Canongate (Royal Mile), Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Liquor Store · Canongate · 10 tips and reviews

World Whisky DayWorld Whisky Day: Buy whisky straight from the cask!

Manish M.Manish Mistry: Talk to the staff they are very knowledgeable and have an amazing selection of non-commercialized Scotch... The real unfiltered unchillled uncolored kind.

DukeDuke: One of the best whisky shop's in Edinburgh. No tourist trap with fancy prices. Excellent range of rare bottles.

Arcade Bar - Haggis & Whisky House is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

14. Arcade Bar - Haggis & Whisky House

7.4
48 Cockburn St (Old Town), Midlothian, Midlothian
Scottish Restaurant · Waverley Station · 23 tips and reviews

Jiri K.Jiri Kram: Awesome food, great beer a amazing selection of whiskey. And compare to normal pubs quite, stylish and intimate.

Jack E.Jack Etherington: Great whisky selection and good food

Ernesto G.Ernesto Gutierrez: Haggis is the house specialty. Great place to sample the Scottish food flare. They have a huge whiskey selection.

Sandy Bell's is one of The 15 Best Places for a Whiskey in Edinburgh.

15. Sandy Bell's

8.4
25 Forrest Rd., Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Pub · 19 tips and reviews

Stef A.Stef Alvensleben: Nice during the day and off season - you'll be lucky to get in in summer. Try a whisky mac

Chris H.Chris Hood: Great selection of beer, ale and whisky.

Chris R.Chris Richards: Cheap booze, whisky and folk music. If you can get into it you'll enjoy.