The Windsor

Leith Walk's finest purveyors of cask ales & speciality spirits.

The Windsor

In the heart of Edinburgh on Elm Row, Leith Walk The Windsor is a traditional drinking establishment mostly unchanged for over 100 years.

With a vast range of real ales, craft beer, whisky and cocktails the Windsor caters to all.

Sky Sports is available on three televisions and live music takes places twice per week.

Regular whisky, gin and product samplings take place

Serving a bustling local clientele as well as welcoming Edinburgh’s visitors.

Best Bar None

The Windsor is proud to be part of Best Bar None Awards having achieved recognition every year including multiple silver and gold awards!

What is Best Bar None?

Best Bar None is a unique National accreditation and award scheme aimed at raising standards and rewarding licensed premises who undertake positive management practices in support of a great and safe night out.

It was piloted in Glasgow in 2005 and found to improve standards in the night time economy, with premises now participating in 58 towns and cities across Scotland. Best Bar None recognises venues who are offering a quality experience focusing on safety and customer care.




“Cracking authentic Edinburgh pub”
ar staff were quick and friendly and the beer (choice of four real ales) was on top form. Second visit was a Saturday afternoon and there was a good mix of customers- it's not just an old guys pub- and so a good spot to relax over a pint or two. Lots of reading material dotted around the place so if you're in on your own there's plenty to occupy you. I'm looking forward to heading back next weekend.... read more

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