With bars and restaurants officially back open for business, it’s safe to say that we are more than a little bit excited to visit some of the best-looking venues in the UK.

A new study from Uswitch has revealed the most Instagrammable bars around the country using a number of factors - including Instagram hashtags, Instagram followers, and ‘excellent’ TripAdvisor reviews - to create a top list of the most photogenic locations.

The stunning Tigerlily is leading the charge in Edinburgh for those bars you want to visit if you want to catch some memorable pics.

Here are the Top 5 most Instagrammable bars you should visit when exploring Edinburgh.

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Tigerlilly

Tigerlilly Edinburgh
Tigerlilly Edinburgh

The Uswitch team said: "Coming out on top in Edinburgh is its famous bar Tigerlily. The restaurant is known for its beautiful hanging flower displays that feature throughout the venue and is the go-to place for the best food and drink in the city.

"If you are looking for the right spot to snap that all-important Instagram picture while visiting the restaurant, then why not take a seat at its newest addition; the Tanqueray Wall. The wall has an arch of cascading flowers and a bench for you and your friends to sit on making it very ‘Insta’ friendly."

Location: 125 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4JN

Brewhemia

Brewhemia Edinburgh
Brewhemia Edinburgh

The Uswitch team said: "Located right in the heart of Edinburgh, Brewhemia, is one that should be featured on your Instagram feed.

With a cascading wall of flowers that surrounds the entrance, pints of tank beer, summer cocktails and plenty of other delights, this bar is the perfect place to take a picture with your friends."

Location: 1A Market St, Edinburgh EH1 1DE

Cold Townhouse

The terrace at Cold Town House
The terrace at Cold Town House

The Uswitch team said: "The Cold Townhouse is arguably one of the most iconic locations in Edinburgh for a cool summer drink in the sun and is worth a visit next time you find yourself in the city.

"Pose under the beautiful purple flowers or soak in the views of the castle, with so many opportunities for a picture this venue begs to be on your newsfeed."

Location: 4 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2JU

The Bon Vivant

The Bon Vivant
The Bon Vivant

The Uswitch team said: "Though this venue may not be your typical neon sign, and flower wall bar, The Bon Vivant has something special to offer that makes it just as Insta worthy as the rest.

"Founded in 2008 the idea behind the bar was to create a dining experience as good as you could get in Europe and with a long list of beers and cocktails available this traditional venue is sure to impress your followers."

Location: 55 Thistle St, Edinburgh EH2 1DY

The Devil’s Advocate

The Devil's Advocate
The Devil's Advocate

The Uswitch team said: "The Devil’s Advocate is a bar that is located right in the heart of Edinburgh and is actually one of the oldest bars in the city to date.

"The venue is somewhat of a Scottish paradise, which includes some beautiful spots to take a picture for your Instagram feed. With a mezzanine dining area and endless bottles of whiskey, this bar is the perfect place to spend an evening with friends."

Location : 9 Advocate's Cl, Edinburgh EH1 1ND

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