The Conan Doyle

Venue details
Edinburgh Area
Telephone (info)
0131 5579539
About the venue

A short stroll from Picardy Place, Cathedral Lane and Queens Street, The Conan Doyle is a traditional pub with an eclectic range of real ales and pub food.

Sherlock Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born at Picardy Place near here on 22nd May 1859. Today, an over life-sized bronze statue of Doyle's famous detective stands opposite his birthplace, portrayed in meditation over the death of his author.