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Bar 50

Fringe Venue 151 - Click here for map

Within SafeStay Edinburgh Hostel, 50 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1NE  / 0131 524 1989

Food  Accessible  Wifi  Licensed
Open from 08:00 to 01:00
All ages until 10pm, then 18+ only

Located within the five-star Safestay Hostel, Bar 50 serves an eclectic mix of spirits and beers, along with tasty locally sourced food. The menu has dishes for everyone, from stone baked pizza’s to veggie chilli burritos and chicken Caesar salad. There’s pool tables, comfy couches and an outdoor heated smoking area.

Shows at Bar 50
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The Alcove 

Bronston Jones: God Bless 'Merica 4 - FREE COMEDY 
AUG 2-26 at 20:30 (60 min) - Free 
For the 4th year, American atheist Bronston Jones reacts to the chaos of his country with a prayer: "God Bless 'Merica, because it'll take a miracle to fix it." Apparently, his first three years of ...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Dave Green: Melt COMEDY 
AUG 2-26 at 18:00 (60 min) - Free 
Award-winning Dave Green does his highly anticipated debut hour. Join him as he worries his way through all the big topics of the day in a paranoid stream of consciousness that will make your mind mel...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Guerilla Aspies - fourth revolutionary year. COMEDY 
AUG 2-4, 17-26 at 13:00 (60 min) - Free 
FOURTH LIFE CHANGING NEUROATYPICAL YEAR. Change your mind and have a laugh with a genuine Autistic man whose neither a tragedy figure nor a fool (running out of ways to relate to me, eh? Eh?) Know ...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Kemah Bob: Please Come To My House Party COMEDY 
AUG 2-12, 14-26 at 19:15 (60 min) - Free 
Kemah Bob (BBC Three and The Guilty Feminist) has left the American South and is throwing a celebration with a new guest comedian every night. Although racism, misogyny and homophobia are a close seco...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Kevin Precious Unholier Than Thou: The Non-Believing Religious Studies Teacher COMEDY 
AUG 2-26 at 14:15 (60 min) - Free 
Kevin Precious is a former teacher of Religious Studies. He's also a non-believer, or agnostic, should you wish to be specific who attends monthly Humanist meetings. 'Unholier Than Thou' includes joke...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Late Night Nonsense: Variety Show COMEDY 
AUG 3-5, 7-12, 14-19, 21-26 at 23:00 (60 min) - Free 
We are a collective of clowns who met through Dr. Brown workshops/ Ecole Philippe Gaulier - committed to pushing each other into deep realms of nonsense and stupidity. Through this Variety/Cabaret/Clo...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Stealth Aspies - autistic people speak for the second year. SPOKEN WORD 
AUG 5-16 at 13:00 (60 min) - Free 
FIVE STAR ***** and FOUR STAR **** REVIEW ON BRIGHTON FRINGE. FOUR **** STAR REVIEW IN EDINBURGH LAST YEAR (but the stars have vanished from the review!!! It's a plot). The worlds only 100% autisti...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Wheely Wheely Wheely Wheely Wheely COMEDY 
AUG 2-6, 8-13, 15-20, 22-26 at 21:45 (60 min) - Free 
Hello. You look nice today. But no time for that. This event will go ahead no matter what happens. Power outage? The wheel will spin. Sudden outbreak of witch trials? The wheel will spin. The wheel br...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

Will Mars: Candid Cafe COMEDY 
AUG 2-13, 15-26 at 15:30 (60 min) - Free 
Star of FOX’s Showtime At The Apollo, finalist on Season 8 of NBC Comcast’s knockout television show, Trial By Laughter & runner-up for the woman he loves. ‘He had been making his mark on the New Yor...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

You're Okay! COMEDY 
AUG 2-13, 15-26 at 16:45 (60 min) - Free 
Thanksgiving with your family in the most eye-popping of places. Don't worry... You’re Okay! Suzanne is a New York comedian who was selected for the San Francisco Comedy Competition finals, New York W...
Bar 50 / The Alcove 

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