KILDERKIN Real living wage Edinburgh pub group


Kilderkin is a small independent, family business, run with experience, passion, a lot of love and a mission to make customers feel welcome at it's heart. Jacqueline and James Nisbet are the husband and wife founders and owners of this successful hospitality group in Edinburgh.

The Kilderkin group consists of 5 popular Edinburgh establishments, diverse in offering and held together with their common qualities; The Blue Blazer, The kil-der-kin, The Windsor, Bennets Bar and La Petite Mort. Kilderkin venues stand out for their selection of beers, spirits, food and wines and whichever venue you visit, customers feel welcome and at home and enjoy a well presented, comfortable environment with a high standard of service that comes from the friendly, knowledgeable, passionate team.


What’s been happening?

Shortlisted at the 2018 Living Wage awards!

It was an honour to attend the Tynecastle expo this month (November) where we were delighted to have been nominated and shortlisted as ‘Newcomers of the Year’!

The Honourable Men of Whisky

Johnnie Walker joined us for our “The Honourable Men of Whisky” event at Kilderkin, Movember Fundraiser 2018.  Showcasing Johnnie Walker Green Label and offering welcome libations of Johnnie Walker Black Label with Fevertree Ginger Ale! The event raised over £1500 for Movember charity.

The Windsor wins silver at SLTN Awards

Great news for Lisa and her team at The Windsor in winning a silver award at The SLTN awards!

Blue Blazer Wins Gold at SLTN Awards

We were delighted to have won a gold award at the Best Bar None Awards for the category of independent bar… and especially delighted to have also picked up the category winner Gold!  A well deserved gold for Ross and his team at The Blazer

Real Living Wage Employers

Very proud to be announced as Edinburgh’s first multi-operator hospitality business paying all of our employees the full Living Wage.

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