Scotland go head to head against England at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday (February 4) during the opening weekend of the 2023 Six Nations Championship.
Scotland have won their last two meetings with the Auld Enemy and currently hold the Calcutta Cup, which will be up for grabs again this weekend.
For those not lucky enough to have tickets for the fiery fixture, which kicks off at 4.45pm, we’ve compiled a list of the 15 best Edinburgh pubs to watch the action unfold.
5. The Tron
The Tron in Hunter Square, just off the Royal Mile, is a student-friendly pub guaranteed to have a good atmosphere when the rugby is on. They also boast a huge menu, including gourmet burgers, steak, and pizza. Photo: Google Streetview
6. The Golf Tavern
The Golf Tavern, in Bruntsfield, has been around since 1456. Enjoy all the action from the Six Nations with a backdrop of breathtaking views of Arthur's Seat, and some top-notch pub grub. Photo: Google Streetview
7. The Ball Room Sports Bar (Meadowbank)
With a giant screen, as well as several other screens around the venue, The Ball Room, at Jock's Lodge, is a fabulous place to watch the Six Nations. This large venue also does some great offers on food too. The Ball Room also has a venue in Morningside. Photo: The Ball Room
8. The Three Sisters
The Three Sisters, situated, at 139 Cowgate is an Edinburgh institution. Wrap up warm and sit in the outdoor beer garden with its large screens, or head inside the huge venue for a warmer watching experience. Photo: Lisa Ferguson