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 Moat Bar, Edinburgh


Moat Bar
1-2 Moat Pl
EH14 1NY

Tel: 0131 443 2031
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Anthony K
The old moat eh?
Nice comments Bobby! I used to manage the moat for a while. Hello to all by the way. Although there was the occasional heated exchange I thought it was a pleasure to work and drink in! Much better than most pubs in the area, and cerainly less trouble than any inner city boozer.

P.S. watch out for Biffo on fridays he he....
Monday, February 12, 2007
Rating: rosettes

Amazing bar!!!!!!
Amazing pub, great people amazing for a good friday or saturday in! Every one is great in there amazing banter. By the way david noone goes there to sit in the lounge head to the bar and you will have a much better time! folk in there are great!!
Thursday, October 19, 2006
Rating: rosettes

Great little boozer
I used to work at the Moat a couple of years ago, Probably one of the better 12 months of bartending, staff were great customers even better, although they couldnt get by day from day without having a little moan, some say it is rough, me i think it just has plenty of characters that make up the perfect boozer!!!!
Sunday, April 30, 2006
Rating: No rosettes

former employee
Used to work in the moat bar, and also lived in a flat above! loved the atmosphere, but sometimes that scary family that think they owned the place ruined it! one night all i could hear from my flat was glass being broken, and the next morning i was told by the boss to spend my shift picking glass out of the fire place. is agnes still about?!?!?!
Friday, March 3, 2006
Rating: rosettes

cheers moat
i went in to the moat bar and had a few drinks i got talking to one of the regulars and soon i was invited in to a group of regulars who were funny happy and good going people all made me feel welcome when i go to the moat when i come back to edinburgh i know i will be made welcome a big CHEERS to the regulars
Saturday, February 18, 2006
Rating: rosettes

Mr X
Great boozer, great bunch of locals. Get a life (David) who ever you are, just bear one thing in mind, trouble is not caused by the locals, it's caused by undesirables from surrounding area's. Staff are normal down to earth people, could do with a lick of paint right enough.
Monday, January 23, 2006
Rating: rosettes

david macdonald
lounge lizard
this is the humour of the usual crowd in this establishment, childish in ways , drunkards with a very aggressive nature , a definative place to miss,
Friday, January 6, 2006
Rating: No rosettes

I work in the moat, and although it has a bit of a reputation as being a rough boozer, in the whole six years i have been drinking there, i have seen a maximum of about 12 incidents! thats no more than any other pub in the area!! its a great nite out!! especially as its on the way home!! xx
Wednesday, December 7, 2005
Rating: rosettes

Laugh a Minute
I have been drinking in the Moat bar for over 3 years and its a dead cert that every night is a good night. No complaints. And as for Mr Macdonalds comment the bar staff cant split in too, give them a break and come through and drink in the bar!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Tuesday, April 19, 2005
Rating: rosettes

Bob Main
Lounge Lizards
In reference to Mr D McDonalds comment below, as only around two people ever drink in the lounge how can he say the service is poor, drink in the bar David?!!
Saturday, November 20, 2004
Rating: rosettes

Bob Main
Great Atmosphere
I have been a local in the Scroat for over ten years and think it is a great pub.
Saturday, November 20, 2004
Rating: rosettes

david macdonald
poor service
i come to the moat bar every saturday and have to bang on the counter with the ashtray to get a drink if i did that in mny local i would be barred!
Saturday, November 13, 2004
Rating: rosettes

Great locals bar
Friendly staff
Wednesday, August 18, 2004
Rating: rosettes

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Moat Bar
1-2 Moat Pl
EH14 1NY

Tel: 0131 443 2031
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