Bruce Taverns was established in 1999 and is privately owned. This website aims to give you an insight into the operations of the Bruce Group.

welcome to Bruce Taverns

Our business’ focus is drinks-led retailing with an inherent added value experience. Allowing each unit to develop its brand thus providing the flexibility to adapt to suit the local marketplace. Our principal focus is mainly on the Edinburgh and Fife markets, with the Group’s operations being largely divided into 2 categories based on these geographic locations.

We offer something for everyone with a diverse collection of licensed premises catering to all tastes. We currently operate several units throughout Edinburgh and Fife complimented by a collection of premises which we lease to others.

Edinburgh

From local pubs steeped in tradition to upbeat city centre bars, sports bars, nightclubs and live music venues; our Edinburgh trading units are all city centre based and cover the full spectrum of pub categories. We offer something for everyone with students, tourists and locals filling the majority of the demographical market. Most of our establishments are also utilised as Edinburgh Festival venues. Please take a minute to browse through the site and discover our diverse range of licensed premises for yourselves.

Fife

With our Fife focus on local communities, we lease several local bars and hotels to others. Our Fife bars form an integral part of the local communities and enjoy handsome local patronage. Located in historic settings, these premises provide the ideal base to explore the wider community and discover the unique history of the kingdom of Fife, St Andrews, Falkland and the east coast of Fife. Our friendly staff are knowledgeable and happy to help make your stay as relaxed as possible.

Managed Sites

Our principal focus is mainly on the Edinburgh and Fife markets, with the Group’s operations being largely divided into 2 categories based on these geographic locations. We offer something for everyone with a diverse collection of licensed premises that cater to all tastes. We currently operate several unit throughout Edinburgh.

Stramash

Edinburgh

Located in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town, not too far from the vibrant Grassmarket area, Stramash is a 900-capacity live music venue.

Whistle Binkies

Edinburgh

Established circa 1988, Whistle Binkies is a renowned live music bar located just off the Royal Mile and is open every day until 3am.

The Mash House

Edinburgh

The Mash House is a multi-functional event space with a late licence situated right in the middle of Edinburgh.

The Royal Mile Tavern

Edinburgh

This is a traditional Scottish public house bursting with character and located on Edinburgh’s most famous street – The Royal Mile.

George IV Bar

Edinburgh

A traditional Scottish public house, located on the historical George IV Bridge in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town. Musicians perform live Thursday to Sunday.

The Fiddler’s Arms

Edinburgh

This warm and friendly traditional pub sits at the end of the Grassmarket in the shadow of Edinburgh Castle. Local acoustic musicians perform every weekend.

The Globe Bar

Edinburgh

A well-established sports bar located just off the Royal Mile. This lively venue is very popular with students, backpackers and the local contingent.

Bar Salsa

Edinburgh

An Edinburgh institution located in the Grassmarket area of Edinburgh. An established location for backpackers, tourists, locals and students.

Subway Cowgate

Edinburgh

Edinburgh’s newest club space, nestled in the middle of Edinburgh’s historic Cowgate, situated under the arches of George IV Bridge.

La Belle Angèle

Edinburgh

Edinburgh’s ground breaking nightclub and live music venue. Based in Hasties Close just off the Cowgate.

Jamie’s Bar

Markinch

A local bar long established as the heart of the community. Situated in the Fife town of Markinch, 2mins walk from the train station.

Tenanted Sites

We have a collection of premises which we lease to others.

The Bruce Inn

Falkland

The Bruce Inn is a hotel and pub located in the historic town of Falkland in Fife, and is established as a pillar of the local community.

Drummonds

Markinch

Drummonds Hotel is a charming Victorian hotel located in Markinch; perfectly positioned for those wanting to explore the kingdom of Fife.

The Lioness Of Leith

Edinburgh

 In the shell of a derelict pub with a dark history in the heart of Leith, Edinburgh, ‘The Lioness of Leith’ opened as a bar/bistro in December 2013.

The Lomond Tavern

Falkland

The Lomond Tavern is a traditional Scottish pub located in Falkland, Fife. Winner of ‘Best looking Pub in East of Scotland’.

Scott’s Of Rose Street

Edinburgh

Scott’s Bar is located on Rose Street; Edinburgh’s main pedestrian shopping street. Steeped in local history, Scott’s Bar is Rose Street’s oldest pub.

Opportunities

All queries relating to any of our web opportunities should be emailed to opportunities@brucetaverns.com

85 High Street

Leslie

Traditionally the heart of the community 85 High Street is a great family pub and restaurant located on Leslie High Street.

Contact Us

If you have any questions please contact us on 0131-226-1402 or email info@brucegroupscotland.com

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