10a-12a Broughton St . Edinburgh . EH1 3RH
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If you think we have great chat just wait 'til you taste the food

Great chat, tasty food, a crackin' selection of mezcal and tequila, and even an understanding of how to use a semicolon; The Basement has it all.

Food & Drink
Our menu isThe Taco The Town

We’re not going to bore you with paragraphs about how our ingredients are locally-sourced (they are), how our love of Mexican-cuisine has inspired everything on our menu (it has) or how the person reading this is our favourite customer (they are). Here’s a summary:

Our food doesn’t just look tasty; it tastes even better.

We have the largest selection of mezcal and tequila in Edinburgh, and boy do we know how to use it.

Best-seller? It’s our iconic margarita. Give it a shot.

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Send a frienda tequila shot

Does your pal, your Dad, or even your Gran love The Basement? We don’t blame them.

‘Tequila’ two birds with one stone with one of our tequila shot e-gift vouchers.

The digital vouchers are simple. Choose a drink for your loved one and your voucher will be magically emailed over to them through the wonders of the internet. They can then redeem it next time they visit us.

We're Open

Tue – Thu 4pm – 11pm
Fri – 12pm – 12am
Sat 12pm – 1am
Sun 12pm – 11pm
Kitchen closes 8.30pm


And we're here

10a-12a Broughton Street,
Edinburgh, EH1 3RH



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10a-12a Broughton St . Edinburgh . EH1 3RH

If you think we have great chat just wait until you taste the food