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The Reverie is becoming known in Edinburgh for the place to listen to live music. The atmosphere is inviting and the music varied and entertaining.

Find out what is playing in the following week:

Coming up...

It’s all World Cup this month – not so many bands on. Instead come over and support your favourite team.

Mon 16 June
Dr Paul’s Quiz Night
Germany vs Portugal 5pm

Tues 17 June
Folk Night at 9:45
Brazil vs Mexico 8pm

Weds 18 June
Netherlands vs Australia 5pm

Thurs 19 June
Uruguay vs England 8pm

Fri 20 June
Italy vs Costa Rica 5pm
Switzerland vs France 8pm

Sat 21 June
Citizens at 9:45
Argnetina vs Iran 5pm
Germany vs Ghana 8pm

Sun 22 June
Diplomats of Jazz

Mon 23 June
Dr Paul’s Quiz Night
Netherlands vs Chile 5pm

Tues 24 June
Folk Night at 9:45
England vs Costa Rica

Thurs 26 June
Viper Swing

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Rev~er~ie (noun) meaning a state of pleasant dreamy thought, one of pure happiness. To be in a Reverie is to be in one of the single most blissful states of being.

And you thought you were just coming in for a pint! At the Reverie we aim to make your visit as enjoyable as possible. Whether you have come in for a good pint of ale, a nip from one of our 60 selection of malts, to taste our delicious and freshly cooked meals, or to listen to one of the varied bands that play here. Either way we hope you leave in a state of Reverie!

Latest News

Hup Holland Hup!!

You may have noticed all the orange paraphernalia in the window and the Dutch flag over the door. If so you will not be surprised to know that we are  supporting the Netherlands during the World Cup – due of course to our Dutch connections! Last Friday was AMAZING in football terms plus the atmosphere in the Reverie where you could just about get through the door. Therefore get here early if you want to watch the Dutch matches!

Bitterballen is served during half time and a free pint of Heineken if The Netherlands win their game!!!

Dutch matches are:

18/06 17:00 – Australia vs Netherlands

23/06 17:00 – Netherlands vs Chile

And then of course quarter, semi and finals ……

Hope to see you here – remember to wear orange!

Christmas 2013

We now have our Christmas menu out for 2013 and what a feast it is! Tuck into beer, orange and spice braised beef or try one of those cronuts that everyone is talking about, served with our own homemade ice cream.

2 course meal – £17

3 course meal – £20

The booking form and menu can be found here.

Give us a call on 0131 667 8870 or email to to book a table – they sell out fast!


Apologies for any confusion! Our website was recently hacked into and we have lost lots of our posts / menus etc. We will be rectifying it and replacing the information as soon as possible.

If in doubt please give us a call on 0131 667 8870 or email to

Thank you!

Christmas Menu 2012

Christmas menu is now out!

It’s a fantastic array of festive treats, from ‘Grilled goats cheese with roasted sweet and sour beetroot and red pepper salsa’, to ‘Pork chop slow cooked in cider with apricots’ to ‘Whisky and vanilla panna cotta’, at a good price of

2 Course Meal – £14.50

3 Course Meal – £17.50

Choose what you would like to eat here and let us know, by email; or by phone 0131 – 667 8870.

Euro 2012

Kick off starts in the Reverie this Friday!!

However the one to attend is this Saturday at 18:00 – Netherlands versus Denmark.

Hup Hup Holland!

6 Nations

We’re doing it again – we are getting in some tellies!!!

Now you can relax in the comfort of your second home and watch Scotland win the 6 Nations …. or maybe not….

Starts Saturday 4 February until 17th March, click here for the fixtures list.

We’re also going to keep the tellies for a while so that you can see Holland hopefully win Euro 2012 and then of course the Olympics. It’s non-stop entertainment here at the Reverie!

Opening Times

Every one at Reverie would like to wish all of our customers a Happy Christmas and a fruitful and prosperous New Year!

Christmas Day – CLOSED

Boxing DayCLOSED

27th to 30th – Normal Service resumes!

New Year’s Eve – 12noon till 3am

New Year’s DayCLOSED

2nd Jan onwards – Normal Service resumes!

Server Maintenance

Sorry that our website did not work for the last couple of weeks.

Our server provider had to do some emergency work and so our website had to be taken down. Apologies if you wanted to find out who was playing at the Reverie or look at our menus etc. Typical that they decide to close down during a busy month!

Hope you enjoy exploring our website once again and hopefully see you soon!

Mussels Galore!

Well this season is the time for MUSSELS at Reverie. We have delicious – and massive in size! – mussels served in three sized portions  – starter (1/2kg), main (1kg) or to share (2kg).

The best thing is the sauce – choose either white wine & garlic cream, sauce of the day, or ….. choose one of your favourite recommended beers, have a third used to cook your mussels and then enjoy the remainder with your meal – you can’t get more adventurous than that! Absolutely divine.

Christmas Menu now out!

Our delicious Christmas menu is now available for your perusal!

It’s a good deal:

2 courses – £12.50

3 courses – £15.95

….and boy does it sound good!

Call us on 0131 667 8870 or email to get your favourite seat on your preferred date before it gets full!