Scotland > Edinburgh
Beer Available At Brauhaus (arranged by most recent)
Leighton (798) London, England | January 2, 2015
60 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 12/20
An internationally-minded bar with an apparent emphasis on German and Belgian beers. Not much on tap to interest the grizzled RBian. I didnít spend too much time examining the bottle list but wasnít overly impressed by what I saw. Not a bad bar by any means but I would probably recommend checking out other places in Edinburgh before this one.
Cunningham (562) Halden, Norway | November 6, 2012
92 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 18/20
What an amazing place. Small and not very typical british.
I was there just after opening hour on a Thursday. Crowded after 30 minutes...
Not to many on tap but an amazing amount of bottles from all around The World.
Nice friendly and helpfull staff.
Placed a little bit outside the worst touristtrap places.
Rune (502) TromsÝ, Norway | August 21, 2013
76 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 15/20
A friendly, little, four-sided, German inspired, corner bar with some connection to the nearby Ninaís Mini Marked. I couldnít spot any cask ales but quite a few taps serving craft ales from Scottish microbreweries, like Tempest, and a few German weizbier. The bottled beer menu should be the best in town, again with emphasis on Scottish micros and German beers. Cozy, laidback atmosphere, right kind of British rock music and smiling welcoming service. The bar is located in what is now the epicenter for good beer in Edinburgh, within short walking distance to Cloisters, Nina, Hanging Bat and The Blue Blazer. We arrived at Brauhaus late on a Tuesday evening, the bar was busy, but we found two chairs, and stayed for a couple of hours (Visited 06.08.2013).
jercraigs (435) Toronto, Ontario | July 20, 2014
60 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 6/10 OVERALL 11/20
2014-07-09. Tiny bar, tiny tap list is unexciting. Lengthy bottle list but not much on it that is particularly enticing if you arenít looking for German beers. Probably some appeal for locals but as a North American visitor looking for UK beers itís main appeal was close proximity to Cloisters. Atmosphere is cozy. Server seems nice enough. The room is overly warm for me. Not a terrible bar by any means, but there are far better options for a beer geek visiting Edinburgh.
JohnRMurdoch (347) Glasgow, Scotland | January 3, 2012| Updated May 21, 2012
94 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 15/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 19/20
Small corner bar with an amazing beer menu. Lots of interesting ales from all over the world. Multiple large screen TVs so you can choose which match to watch. Close to Ninaís Mini Market & Cloisters. One of the best beer venues in Edinburgh.
Tim Webb (336) Bristol, England | August 19, 2015
90 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 17/20
This previously ground-breaking bar has changed hands a lot of times in the last few years but the latest change seems to be a winner. June 2015 saw a new crew who clearly know how to run a bar, how to angle it clearly and how to stock it with an appropriate range of beers for 2015. I was educated about Scottish beer and beer knowledge generally for 20 minutes without repetition and 95%+ was accurate. Best Scottish brewers (though no BrewDog despite respect), no cask but plenty of bottle-conditioned. Fewer German, more Belgian. Oude Geuze and an Aberdonian tripel, plus quite a lot of stuff I had never heard of - a rarity nowadays. Cleaner than I remember it. Seems to be back on form.
northropfrye (229) Steinbach, Manitoba | July 5, 2013
86 AMBIANCE 2/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 18/20
Alright, so this place is dingy, not a place for a date, but the staff is very knowledgable about beer. This is a beer geek place with a crazy good selection of bottles, including American craft beer if youíre into that. Lots of De Molen. Could have more taps, but the bottle list is amazing.
cgarvieuk (211) Edinburgh , Scotland | December 31, 2014
70 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 12/20
Large Selection of Interational beers... but there all very standard ones, no Nogne, Mikkeller, Struise , Alesmith, etc.. No rates for me other than obscure lagers.. Nice addtion for the Common Man... dissapointing for the Conisuer.
UPDATE. The Selection here had imporved as the availability of the Big European names has improved in the Country. This can only be a great thing 66-> 76
Beersiveknown (155) , Northern Ireland | July 15, 2013
68 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 12/20
good range of bottled beers from around the world and a few kegs of often obscure stuff
comfy seating always a bonus
worth asking whatís new in as it may not yet be on printed beer list
AshtonMcCobb (155) Edinburgh, Scotland | December 15, 2011
86 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 18/20
This bar has a good atmosphere and is mainly a student hang-out but with a reasonable mix. The place is a little cramped but that makes it cosy. The service is friendly and personable. The selection is vast, the best selection of Belgian and German beers in a bar in Scotland - recently this has expanded to include some of the more upcoming internaional breweries alsp. It has the best value for a fine beer bar in Edinburgh and overall, this is a bar that should be visited.
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