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Captain's Bar, Edinburgh, Scotland

Folk Music

Folk music in Scotland. Welcome to Captain's Bar. We are a wee historic bar in South College Street  Edinburgh, Scotland.  The location is in the old town, close to the museum of Scotland and the Festival theatre.

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Draught beers, Scottish malt whisky, wine and spirits

Music  Is there Music?  Yes there is music!  Gentle, unamplified folk music.  Be prepared to listen and engage with us.

Step into the  historic and atmospheric Captain's bar, where local folk musicians meet, seated in the bar, for tunes and songs. Join us to enjoy the truly original and intimate experience of being close to singers and musicians who are unamplified and authentically telling their story. Contemporary and traditional songs are encouraged and visiting musicians are welcomed. Captain's is steeped in history and has been a bar for almost two hundred years. Please do visit.

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Opening Hours.             No under 18's


MUSIC Yes!  Most of the time. Come along!

Normal Opening HoursOpen every day 14:00 to 01:00
Saturday 13:00 to 01:00

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Tuesday 21st May 7.30pm

Fancy dress party with music

Captains party!  Dress as any kind of Captain

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